Most people in California turn their faucet on and use water for drinking, washing, cooking, and other activities with confidence… Read more Careers in Water Treatment and Operations
The tap water at most California’s schools is considered safe while officials are working to ensure that older water systems… Read more Lead Testing in Schools
BPA has made headlines repeatedly over the years and prompted a public outcry for more information over the topic. Many… Read more What is BPA? Plastic Water Bottles and Human Health
There is no question about it, according to the CDC, this year has been one of the worst recent years… Read more Can Drinking More Water Help Prevent the Flu?
First built in 1949 to provide water to St. Bernadine Medical Center, the Perris Hill Reservoir serves as drinking water… Read more Hidden in a Hill – Perris Hill Reservoir
Desalination or the process of “desalting” removes minerals and salts from either ocean water or “brackish” water. The term “brackish”… Read more Brackish Water Desalination
In the United States, public drinking water is regulated by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). Additional regulation is also… Read more Constituents of Emerging Concern: Monitoring for Contaminants in Drinking Water
Is tap water safe to drink? Is bottled water safer than tap water? Testing of bottled water is less frequent… Read more Is Tap Water Safe?
Several recent news stories have been focused on the topic of water quality, relating to resources coming from public water… Read more Chloramine: Maintaining Water Quality in Southern California
Women in Water with Brenda Meyer, Principal Engineer at Western Municipal This was a question Brenda Meyer, principal engineer for… Read more Tap vs. Bottled – a Water Scientist Explains