• From Toilet to Tap

    5 days ago - By Mercola

    By Dr. Mercola
    Many drink water straight from their tap, assuming governmental oversight and the Safe Drinking Water Act ensure city tap water is safe. Unfortunately, while the water may be clear and taste normal, it does not mean the water is pure and free of environmental toxins.
    U.S. water supplies were first regulated in the Clean Water Act passed in 1972 and amended in 1977 and 1987. 1 The federal law regulates the discharge of pollutants into the nation's surface waters, commonly used in acquiring drinking water. In 1974, the U.S. government passed the Safe Drinking Water Act in an...
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