Category Archives: Water Contamination

Why Does My Tap Water Taste Bad?

When you drink a glass of water, you expect it to be pure, clean, and crystal clear. But even the most translucent water can still taste bad. Poor-tasting tap water doesn’t just affect your drinks, like coffee, tea, and lemonade; … Continue reading

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Do You Have Arsenic in Your Water?

Arsenic is not something you want in your water, however, it happens. Continue reading to learn more about arsenic, including its dangers, common signs, testing methods, and what you can do to remove it from your drinking water. What is … Continue reading

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The National Primary and Secondary Drinking Water Regulations

The National Primary Drinking Water Regulations (NPDWRs) were established by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) in order to protect public health from contaminated or poor-quality drinking water. These regulations limit the level of contaminants allowed in public drinking water. Not … Continue reading

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What is the Safe Drinking Water Act?

The Safe Drinking Water Act (SDWA) was enacted by congress in 1974, only to be revised and then amended in 1986 and 1996. It is a federal law that was established to protect the quality of public drinking water, whether … Continue reading

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How Does Drinking Water Get Contaminated?

Did you know that the water on earth today is the same water the dinosaurs drank millions of years ago? It’s true! The rain water that falls from the sky is the same water that has benefited our planet for … Continue reading

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