Is Filtered Water Good For Plants?

First off, we need to define what we mean by “filtered” water. In science, filtered designates a mechanical process whereby undissolved debris like dirt, silt, litter and leaves are screened out of the water. your household strainer for example, is a filter. The item shown at the top of this page is a water filter, it removes debris. So, is it safe to water your plants with filtered water? I…

Water Dangerous Water!

Water is such an integral, magnificent part of our lives that save things like a cliff’s edge by Niagara Falls, we seldom associate the word dangerous with water. Yet, the news is regularly populated with bad things happening because of water. We all know of the hazards of recreational use of water. Boating, skiing, swimming and shark events have touched most of us in one way or another, but I want…

Revolutionary 901X – New Filtration Media!

I am happy to report an update on the new filtration media I am developing with my partner, Doctor Liuy Yu Lin, Distinguished Professor at Christian Brothers University. For those just tuning in to 901X, here is a short synopsis of what we are doing. 901X is a filtration media made from an inexpensive and abundant agricultural by product Laboratory testing has shown a persistent affinity for removing heavy metals…