Happy 39th Birthday, Clean Water Act!

October 2011 marks the 39th anniversary of the Clean Water Act, without which many of our nation’s rivers, streams, and beaches would be flooded with the type of toxic waste that caught fire in Ohio’s Cuyahoga River in 1969. That infamous fire marked the start of the...

Considering Your Water Footprint

Everyone’s talking about carbon footprints these days, but when’s the last time you thought about your water footprint? Although alternatives are quickly being developed for fossil fuels, there is no alternative to fresh, clean water. Global demands on our finite...