CHARLESTON, W.Va. — As hundreds of thousands of residents faced a third day without water because of a chemical spill in a local river, a water company executive said on Saturday that it could be days before it was safe for them to drink tap water again. Jeff McIntyre, president of West Virginia American Water, said that officials had set up four labs to test the amount of chemical in the water, but that it might take days to provide enough samples to determine whether the water was safe.
I’ve been watching TV snippets of outraged folks who have to go to FEMA pickup points to get water. I just shake my head. Do people think even ten minutes ahead any more?
See, I have one of these:
The bottom line is that if I can get the water into the top of the filter, it’s going to come out perfectly clean at the bottom. Yes, they are available at Amazon: