Water Worlds

For the average citizen there is only one water world. It is the visible water world. It is a world made up of  consumer water filters, home service companies, bottled water purveyors, activists, politicians, entertainers, and social media influencers. This world is adorned by fantastic health claims, scare-you-into-buying tactics, apocalyptic warnings, and a save-the-planet camaraderie. This world looks to organizations like NSF, IAPMO, and the WQA for validation and fortification.…

Making Camping Water Safe To Drink

I repeatedly give caution regarding the storage and consumption of non-chlorinated drinking water. In general organisms such as bacteria, fungi, viruses, algae and more grow readily in water supplies that do not have chlorine dispersed in the water. The EPA Safe Drinking Water act allows for as much as 4 parts per million (ppm) chlorine although most municipal drinking water systems provide an average of 2 – 2 1/2 ppm.…

Journalists and Brilliant Minds Are Saving Us

I am really comforted knowing that journalists, brilliant engineers and so called scientists are hard at work saving the planet for us. I have recently been engaged to design high purity water systems for several proposed electric car factories, or Giga-factories as Elon Musk factories are called. Recently, much of the excitement over these marvels of technology, Electric Vehicles (EVs) has taken an embarrassing punch in the gut as  EV…