Category Archives: water pollution

Erin Brockovich visited North TX …is the Arlington connection to increased THM’s fracking induced MICROBIAL proliferation?

“Trihalomethanes (THM) are a group of four chemicals that are formed along with other disinfection by products when chlorine or other disinfectants used to control microbial contaminants in drinking water react with naturally occurring organic and inorganic matter in water”.  … Continue reading

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Arlington TX Top 4 WORST Tap Drinking Water Score in US…by Calif safe-from-cancer-standards

Arlington (Frackland) TX got the top 4th worst tap water ranking in the US of the top 200 biggest cities (which represents the most number of people getting exposures). (22 out of top 25 worst) Arlington, TX Number of Contaminants: 9 Other … Continue reading

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201 N Cooper (current Arlington Police Dept.) was a lead smelter site…lovely!

Update on a response to this post: “Hi Kim, interesting post about the steel co that was just north of UTA. I was a student or employee at UTA most of the years between 1968-96. When I started seeing my … Continue reading

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