Isn’t the EPA Supposed to Protect us?

August 10, 2015

Hey, I’ve got news for you – the government will let you down!  I know that shocks people who believe that “cradle-to-grave” stuff, but they will let you down – write it down and count on it!  The latest example is the incredible case of the United States Environmental Protection Agency (USEPA) who are supposed to be the guardians of our environment, dumping three million gallons (That’s 3,000,000 gallons)  of…

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Legionnaires’ Disease from Legionella Bacteria

August 9, 2015

Since July 10, the citizens of New York City have been on alert following the discovery of an outbreak of Legionnaires’ disease, a bacterial infection that spreads through water systems and can be deadly to smokers and the elderly. Already, ten people have died, 100 have tested positive for the disease, and officials think more people will be diagnosed before the outbreak is contained. For a detailed explanation of Legionnaires’ disease, symptoms…

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The Top 10 Methods to Treat Your Water

November 30, 2011

What follows is what I think are the ten most significant methods of treating water.  This is my opinion, but I am sure some people are going to disagree with me and say I left something out.  Feel free to do so.   The Top 10 Methods are in no particular order, so one is not more dominant than another. 1. BOILING Lets start with the most basic. In an emergency,…

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