Byhalia Oil Pipeline – A Threat To Memphis Water?

As yet another example of water being mismanaged, my hometown, Memphis, is in the middle of a heated debate regarding the installation of roughly 50-miles of new oil pipeline that will connect two important existing pipelines and allow a local refinery to achieve immediate transfer and distribution to the rest of the world. Scientifically and Economically the need for, and the benefits provided by this pipeline are crucial. On the…

PFAs For All Of Us!

Adding insult to the injury of our antiquated, failing water infrastructure and lack of a National Water Plan comes the PFAs carcinogenic water contaminant affectionately referred to by scientists as “Forever Contaminants”. The good news is that PFAs does not discriminate. Regardless of race, creed, location or economic status, we have all consumed PFAs in our water and will continue to do so perhaps for decades yet to come. My…