TCP Contamination At Carrot Grower Grimmway Farms

The EPA identified TCP, a pesticide and herbicide ingredient used throughout California before it was banned in the 1990s, as a carcinogenic chemical.  Starting in 2018 the State of California requires quarterly water testing for TCP.  Any water contamination with TCP...

Carcinogenic pesticide in your water – 123-TCP

Children are most susceptible to health issues when exposed to contaminated water.  Nitrates interfere with oxygen absorption; heavy metals like lead affect nerve and brain development; and the pesticide TCP is “likely to be carcinogenic to humans” (based on the...

Do you use filtered water to brush your teeth?

“When the well is dry, we know the worth of water” Benjamin Franklin You have decided to filter your fridge water after learning your municipal water tap contains the pesticide chlorine along with other disinfectant chemicals like ammonia.  Great start.  These...