Back To The Future – Another Anniversary

Never-mind the anniversary of the movie, but instead we should be celebrating a different kind of BTTF, and this is one of abundant water. I am in Las Vegas this week, and the last time I was here, about 7 weeks ago, it rained a good deal. this week, it rained again, and yesterday while I was looking at some water problems in mines in the Eldorado Valley area, a…

Understanding Water Contaminants – Part 6

So here we go, the finale’ in our series. Last but not least let’s talk about undissolved organic contaminants. To qualify for this group a contaminant has to contain carbon but refuse to go into solution. If Stephen Tyler and Aerosmith were in your swimming pool, technically they would be organic contaminants, even though you probably wouldn’t want to remove them. Okay, back to the lesson. Oil spills are probably…