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…

Backpack-able Water Purifiers – Are They Safe?

Recently a friend of ours bragged about his 2-week camping trip that allowed him to become an expert on portable water treatment. And here I am with a degree in Biology and 35 years experience, still learning about water. Boy, you can imagine how stupid I felt when I realized that instead of all that hard work I could have just gone camping for a couple weeks to become a water expert.…

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…