Des Moines Water Works Reports Record-High Nitrate Levels

Des Moines Water Works general manager William G. Stowe recently wrote a letter to the editor in the Des Moines Register explaining that nitrate levels in the water are at record highs…again. In 2013, Des Moines Water Works found that … Continue reading



Jump aboard and “Drink Up”!

First Lady Michelle Obama wants all Americans to drink more water.  Her campaign  ‘You are what you drink – and when you drink water, you drink up.’ , encourages busy parents and families to make the healthy choice and drink more water. … Continue reading


Do Fridge Filters Remove Nitrates?

I have heard many people say, ” I filter my water in my fridge so I am safe!”  People that believe this should be cautious.  Standard fridge filters are unable to remove nitrates which have become a major concern in … Continue reading



Where is the Outrage over Water Quality?

With all the concerns about our water and these findings of contamination in our water sources, why are we still struggling to have good, clean water?  It is vital to our very existence.  Harsher laws and penalties need to be … Continue reading