Tag: water bottle

NPR is great!  Those guys report on stuff first that no one else ever thinks about. Like the story on “microplastics” and the what must be tedious work by ecologist Chelsea Rochman and her researchers at the University of Toronto. What are microplastics?  The online version of the NPR story says they are ” …objects […]

as reported at NewsDeeply on July 30: Hot Weather, Land Abuses Fueling Algal Blooms in Western Waters Toxic bacteria produced by some algae are a threat to public health. Climate change may be one reason algal blooms have become a growing concern for many water agencies. THE WEST IS known for summer wildfires. Now it seems […]

Is there LEAD in the drinking water at your child’s school? Just out now – ABC News says less than HALF of the school districts check for lead in their water!  The report from the Government Accountability Office also found that of the 43 percent of school districts that test for lead in drinking water, 37 […]