Kim Jong Un Attacks World’s Water Supply

I will never cease to be amazed at the wide array of things that threaten the world’s water supply. As if the threat from landfills, pesticides, herbicides, fertilizers, medical waste, industrial waste, smog, oil and grease from our roads, plastics, climate change, drought, and fracking are not enough threats to our water supplies, along comes North Korea and Kim Jong Un to add insult to injury. On April 4th, 2017…

Do People Have A Right To Safe Drinking Water?

This is always a hot topic. Here are my thoughts. What do you think? This question is one debated wherever water is spoken. Man’s critical need for fresh drinking water makes this topic so passionate that governments and land owners wage wars over it. My answer is likely to anger the activist type thinker, but here it goes. There is no right for anyone to be the recipient of potable…

Emergency Water Treatment – How Much Chlorine?

Across the land, from time-to-time, various municipalities have had boil alerts for their drinking water. When the alerts have to do with bacteria, it is probably a good idea to also add some chlorine (from household bleach) to the water you are going to drink. While the amount of chlorine required to kill bacteria varies, depending on how contaminated it is, in general the contamination of local municipal water supplies…