My War on Green Must Also Become Your War!

Since the beginning of time man has searched for the perfect machine that could run forever and make energy without requiring any input. The allure of such things has attracted both brilliant men and buffoons over the ages. Alas, the first and second laws of thermodynamics dictate that no such machine can exist. The closest approximation to perpetuity we have ever witnessed is of course our sun. However, even the…

Reader Question The Week – The Best Water?

What’s the best sparkling water soda that has high carbonation, is healthy for you, and really tastes like the flavor it describes?   Taste is subjective, so nobody can predict or advise someone else on what tastes best. As far as what is healthy, all water is healthy, carbonated or not. When you begin drinking water with vitamins, flavors and other additives then you are no longer just drinking just…

Does RO Remove All Bacteria?

By specification commercial RO membranes state that they remove 99.9% of bacteria. This in no way indicates that RO removes all bacteria. At any given time the rejection of bacteria may indeed be 100%, but this will never be the case 24/7/365 If the inquiry is to determine if RO water is sterile and can be counted on to be bacteria free, the answer is an absolute no. Here are…