Posts Tagged ‘Environmental’

nestle water lawsuit

A quick refresher: multiple environmental groups filed lawsuits against Nestle for continuously withdrawing millions of gallons a year from Strawberry Creek in San Bernardino National Forest with a permit that expired in 1988, or over 25 years ago. When the news first broke in 2015 Nestle defended its right to syphon and remove local resources […]

How to Measure Water Hardness What is hard water? Hard water is the most common problem found in the average home. Hard water is water that contains dissolved hardness minerals above 1 GPG. How water hardness is measured? Water hardness usually is measured or reported in grains per gallon, but some laboratories use milligrams per […]

EPA Water Quality Report

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) just released a tool that gives the public access to review actual water quality. This mapping tool will allow private citizens the opportunity to compare trends in water quality for the last two years. As an interactive, web-based platform, information seekers can find: State-specific information Data on facilities in violation […]