The Facts About Water - Expert Views http://www.thefactsaboutwater.com/ask-the-experts.html Expert Point of ViewLead and Drinking Water for Childrenhttp://www.thefactsaboutwater.org/ask-the-experts/lead-and-drinking-water-for-children/Health Effects of Lead Lead contamination poses a serious threat to the safety of our nation's drinking water. This colorless, tasteless, and odorless heavy metal can go virtually undetected in drink...Coliform Bacteria and Drinking Waterhttp://www.thefactsaboutwater.org/ask-the-experts/coliform-bacteria-and-drinking-water/What are coliform bacteria? Coliform bacteria are commonly found in soil, on vegetation, and in surface waters. They also live in the intestines of warm-blooded animals and humans. Some coliform bac...Bottled or tap?http://www.thefactsaboutwater.org/ask-the-experts/bottled-or-tap/by Stephen C. Edberg, Ph.D. Recent news about banning bottled water in favor of tap water reveals an underlying assumption that there are no health or safety differences between tap and bottled. Bu...Water: The Foundation of Peaceful Crisis Intervention in Times of Social and Environmental Disaster http://www.thefactsaboutwater.org/ask-the-experts/water-it-s-role-in-social-political-and-economic-spheres/by Henry R. Hidell, III I have been working in water matters as a scientist and businessman since 1960, or nearly 50 years. I started out as a naturalist and geologist for a watershed protection ...