Seth M. Siegel - Troubled Water
What's Wrong With What We Drink
From big cities and suburbs to the rural heartland, chemicals linked to cancer, heart disease, obesity, birth defects, and lowered IQ routinely spill from our taps. Many are to blame. The bottled water industry has been fanning our fears about tap water, but bottled water is often no safer. The tragedy is that existing technologies could launch a new age of clean healthy and safe tap for only a few dollars a week per person. Troubled Water is full of shocking stories about contaminated water found throughout the country and about the everyday heroes who have successfully forced change.