Water – Danger

I frequently call water the most dangerous substance in the human experience. People pooh-pooh my words and for sure, it is easy to minimize my warnings, open the tap, take a big gulp and reply to me, “ooh, look, I am drinking the most dangerous liquid in the universe”. Of course the citizens of Flint Michigan would more than likely take my side of this issue.

47,000 New Mining Jobs – Your Water

Awhile back I warned of the environmental dangers associated with the building of wind technology and solar panels. I warned that these technologies are not green, and they are not clean. I lamented that these energy technologies require metals such as copper, lead, nickel, cadmium, lithium, zing, copper, lead and rare earth metals. The danger of course is that mining exposes the upturned earth to rain. Rain, being very clean…

Stinking up our water supplies!

By now, landfills are infamous to just about everyone. We know they stink, we know they harbor a lot of nasty waste and while we don’t necessarily understand all of the science behind creating and maintaining these things, something in our gut tells us that landfills are not good for us or the environment. The big problem with landfills is that they cause the formation of toxic leachate. Leachate is…