How Does My Refrigerator Know When The Filter Needs Replaced?

Do our refrigerators have a water chemistry analyzer to detect when the filter is no longer making good water? Or perhaps it measure how many gallons goes through? With different parts of the country having different water qualities, how the hell does a big dumb thing like refrigerator have the smarts to know when a filter needs to be changed? If you have ever asked any of those questions, feel…

Shortcomings of Home Water Filters

Let’s take a look at how some popular consumer water filters fall short of giving us the safe, clean water that we all seek. Granular Activated Carbon – Removes chlorine leaving water susceptible to bacterial growth. Brita Pitcher Filter – Doesn’t guarantee purity, but rather better taste and odor. Zero Water – 0 TDS water is unstable, quickly becomes acidic, can cause calcium to leach out of the teeth or…

Shutdown Creates Covid-19! Water Contamination!

Within the confines of this blog are numerous articles about the dangers of drinking non-chlorinated water. Science textbooks likewise are full of documentation about the need to keep drinking water chlorinated. So accepted is the need for chlorine in drinking water that the EPA, WHO and CDC all mandate that municipal drinking water contain a safe, effective level of chlorine. EPA MANDATE FOR CHLORINE IN DRINKING WATER CDC RECOGNIZES CHLORINE…