Years ago when the city of San Diego attempted to implement a water purification program, fear mongers were loud. The unfavorable “toilet to tap” term was coined and the City Council chose to halt the project.
That was in the 1990s and San Diego has since moved forward with its Pure Water Program — a program that would be a proud source of safe and sustainable water for residents.
The project is a perfect example of what we should be doing around the globe — especially in an age when we are hurting more than ever for water.
Read the full commentary on UTSanDiego.com.