We drink it, bathe in it, irrigate crops in it. In short, it’s critical to our survival. And it has become increasingly contaminated with toxins that make it, rather than a refreshing drink that sustains us, a hazardous brew that could cause infertility, cancer, and developmental harm.
Because water is so essential to our survival, we must do whatever we can to ensure its safety. This section includes information about toxins commonly found in drinking water, tips to find out what’s in the drinking water where you live, and ways to take get active in protecting this vital natural resource. Be sure to check out the Partners directory for groups working on water issues in your community and support their efforts.