• Is your drinking water toxic? This app may help you find out

    20 days ago - By ScienceDaily

    Since fracking sites use a diverse mix of chemical ingredients, often individuals and researchers are in the dark about the health consequences of living near a particular well. Now, a new, interactive tool allows community members and scientists to find out which toxins may be lurking in their drinking water.
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  • Legal doesn't mean safe: Contaminants in tap water may be linked to more than 100,000 cases of cancer in America

    Legal doesn't mean safe: Contaminants in tap water may be linked to more than 100,000 cases of cancer in America

    21 days ago - By Natural News

    Satisfying water quality standards is not a guarantee that your tap water is safe for drinking. A recent study published in Heliyon links more than 100,000 future cancer cases in the U.S. to chemical pollutants in thousands of community water systems. The concentration of these pollutants in water systems is in the range considered legal, according...
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  • A dose of toxic synthetic chemicals: Researchers detect "forever chemicals" in California's drinking water

    A dose of toxic synthetic chemicals: Researchers detect "forever chemicals" in California's drinking water

    21 days ago - By Natural News

    Drinking water sources serving 7.5 million Californians are contaminated with toxic synthetic chemicals, according to a study from the Environmental Working Group , a nonprofit organization specializing in environmental research. These chemicals, per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances or PFAS, are commonly called “forever chemicals,” as they are extremely resistant to degradation once they get released to the...
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