The Benefits Of Memphis Water – Volume 2

There is a class of chemicals known as carcinogenic pre-cursor known as chloro-halo-methanes, also called halo-methanes for a short form. Let’s refer to them for convenience as CHMs. These compounds have been designated by science as to be highly probable agents at stimulating the formation of cancer cells in humans and other mammals. For this reason, we refer to them as precursors. In municipal drinking water, CHMs are also frequently referred to…

What’s in YOUR Water – Part 2

In continuing with the series, this section looks at Chlorine and the dynamics of how it tastes, smells and acts in our every day lives. In an upcoming installment, we will look at some additional technical aspects of chlorine as it applies to carcinogenics, bottled water and effectiveness as a biocide.  Until then, Enjoy!  

Nevada – Still leading in Water Sustainability

When it comes to foresight, planning, good leadership and water management, by far, the state of Nevada leads the world in understanding water sustainability. On my frequent trips to Las Vegas and Laughlin, Nevada, I am ever impressed and in awe with the entire Lake Meade/Colorado River water management system. If you have never been to this part of the world, you really should visit and take some time to…