Water is essential to life. You can live for a while without food, but not without water. Your body is about 60 to 70% water, and every cell in your body needs it to function. And it can’t be just any water. It needs to be clean water, free from contaminants and pathogens and chemicals that can do more harm than good.
On this edition of Green Street we talk about a chemical compound called 1,4-dioxane which has found its way into the water supplies of hundreds of millions of Americans, and our guest is Adrienne Esposito, the Executive Director of Citizens Campaign for the Environment.