Archives for June 2017

Is there a Drinking Water Crisis in the U.S.?

Probably most people reading this blog about clean, safe drinking water and the contaminants that continually threaten it, are familiar with the Flint, Michigan lead contamination and it’s unfortunate aftermath. You might recall that on January 16, 2016, President Obama declared a federal emergency for the city of Flint, over that contamination. About a year… [Read More…] about Is there a Drinking Water Crisis in the U.S.?

Unsafe Levels of Toxic Chemicals Found in Drinking Water of 33 States

Unsafe Levels of Toxic Chemicals Found in Drinking Water of 33 States In today’s article I am focusing on a Harvard University study of toxic chemicals. Chemicals are just one category of contaminants sometimes found in drinking water.  Other categories are: PHYSICAL – such as sediments or organic material suspended in the water of lakes,… [Read More…] about Unsafe Levels of Toxic Chemicals Found in Drinking Water of 33 States