Zero Water Filters – DANGER WILL ROBINSON

A friend of mine asked me today if I used a product called the “Zero Water Filter”. Because I live in Memphis, because I have spent 30 years designing water filters for a living, my answer to her was “no”. I have a GE water filter on my refrigerator which is silver impregnated carbon, and that’s it for my filtration products. If it was not a part of my appliance…

Water Comments from A Visitor to Prescott Arizona

A local who visited the Prescott, Arizona area wrote and proclaimed that the water there was not as delicious as ours in the Mid-South. Let’s look closer as to why this is. Before the comparison, let me make two important points: No matter where one travels, it is very rare that we will like the taste of foreign water as much as we do our own. In general we become…

Potential Federal Funding To Study Aquifer Recharge Rates

One of the most crucial questions for communities who rely on groundwater is, “how fast does the aquifer recharge itself”. It is good to see the federal government growing more aware of this important issue. Press Release : National Groundwater Association House Committee Examines Water Resources Development Act Priorities The House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee, led by Chairman Bob Gibbs (R-Ohio) who is the recipient of NGWA’s 2015 Groundwater Protector…