Reader Question The Week – The Best Water?

What’s the best sparkling water soda that has high carbonation, is healthy for you, and really tastes like the flavor it describes?   Taste is subjective, so nobody can predict or advise someone else on what tastes best. As far as what is healthy, all water is healthy, carbonated or not. When you begin drinking water with vitamins, flavors and other additives then you are no longer just drinking just…

Does The Storage Of Bottled Water Cause Environmental Problems?

This is a great question, and as confounding as it is, the answers depend a lot on geography as well as global behavior. Here are a few considerations. In some areas, for instance San Luis Obispo, California, the pumping out of groundwater has caused land to sink irreparably damaging property and in many instances permanently changing the grade of the land. Here, where water is scarce the impact of a…

Crazy Water Questions To End 2019

FINAL WATER QUESTIONS FOR 2019!   How fast does water freeze? – Water freezes instantaneously. The moment water reaches a temperature of 32° F the movement of the molecules slows down and water goes into the solid phase that we call ice. Some confuse this question with the one they really want to know which is, “how long will it take water to freeze in my ice box?”. The answer…