Why does mine stink and hers doesn’t?

I can just hear some of you now. “Tom, are you turning to adult-oriented content?” Of course not, but this seemed like an attention-grabbing headline, so I took poetic license. Actually, this little ditty was motivated by a conversation I overheard at a local bar. Two women next to me were complaining about the chlorine smell in their water. One of the conversants commented that her water always smells of chlorine while…

Water Crimes! Arrest Governor Jerry Brown?

Now that I have your attention, I really don’t know if I am kidding or not. Certainly, I revile the neglect our Government has for our drinking water. Sadly, the horror stories of America being poisoned by water are not just limited to Flint, Michigan. When I saw Barack Obama, a man with no water science background drink a glass of Flint water and assure the residents that it was…

Our Unnatural Fetish With Natural Ingredients – LaCroix Water

A few weeks ago Chicago-based law firm Beaumont Costales filed a class action lawsuit against LaCroix, claiming that their sparkling water contained artificial ingredients. Through independent testing, the beverage company has reportedly shown this lawsuit to without merit or truth. On a personal note, I have to tell you, LaCroix products are top notch, and on many occasions, I have enjoyed them myself. Now, I am not here to get into the…