Tampering With Water – Everyone Does It!

If your city tap water originates in a lake, stream or river, you can bet it is being screwed with before it gets to you. Polymers (usually Aluminum) to settle out the dirt; chlorine for iron removal and bacterial control; phosphate for corrosion protection, fluoride and maybe even softening, RO, Uv and ozone. If your city has groundwater, you will most likely be free of the Aluminum polymer, but not…

DC Politicians- Dead Lead Heads!

After finding slightly elevated lead levels in the drinking fountains inside the Cannon House office building in Washington DC, officials have shut down the water, instituted emergency plans and begun to offer free testing for politicians, workers and their friends and family. Bottled water has been provided for all. Meanwhile, the same Congress being protected so nicely, is still pondering if something should be done to help the victims of…

Safe Tap Water For Everyone!

Contaminated water is in the news. Every day we read about lead, fluoride, arsenic, Flint, EPA, oil spills and more. We worry more now, than ever before about our drinking water, and environmental activism is at an all time high. While I support all efforts to obtain cleaner water for all Americans, I sometimes find myself at odds with public groups calling for cleaner water. So you may wonder, “how does…