Round And Round It Goes Then Back To Us!

In continuing from my post about Mass Balance, stimulated by a recent technical conversation I submit today’s article. In particular my technical conversation was one about potentially cancer causing Fluoroalkyl contaminants which are commonly known as PFAS. These chemicals have been incorporated into consumer products for decades and can be found in uncountable numbers of items that we can’t live without. The contaminants are often called “Forever Chemicals” because the…

Dumping Industrial Waste Water into an Aquifer!

Here in Memphis a local company is petitioning to be allowed to inject partially treated waste-water into the Memphis Sand Aquifer (MSA), which delivers one of the best drinking waters in the world. A lot of folks are up in arms and on the surface it would seem for good reason. To most, the thought of purposely contaminating a drinking water aquifer with partially treated industrial waste-water seems too bizarre…

TRUMP ROLLS BACK WATERS OF AMERICA ACT! DISASTER OR NOT?

In 2015 Obama enacted the aforementioned water rule and was applauded for it. As  President Trump dismantles it water activists are up in arms, convinced that we are headed for the decimation of our water supplies. Trump believes that the rule was too far reaching and restrictive. Activist believe this action to be detrimental to our water. So, which is it? Well, hearkening back to my articles about “water grabbers”…