What Can Be Done About Pharmaceutical Drugs in Drinking Water?
Water-filtration utility companies typically do a good job of making tap water safe to use. However, even they are struggling with an issue that has been uncovered in recent decades. Researchers have discovered small amounts of pharmaceutical drugs—such as antibiotics and mood stabilizers—are surviving the filtration process and finding their way into the water supply. These remnants are having an adverse affect on animal and possibly human health. Here's what you need to know about ensuring your drinking water is safe for you and your family.