Cleaning & Hygiene, Water Purification & Storage

Biodegradable Soap — What to do with gray water?

September 24, 2018

Any consideration of emergency situations means planning for potentially not having modern conveniences like running water and sewers. The following information allows you to be mindful and prevent impact on the environment as much as possible. Gray water is the waste water from general washing. It’s not sewage but contains soaps which can affect the natural balance of bacteria in…

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Water Purification & Storage

Intro to Water

January 8, 2018

The typical recommendation for water is “[s]tore at least 1 gallon of water per day for each person and each pet. Consider storing more water than this for hot climates, for pregnant women, and for people who are sick” (CDC). This is the minimum requirement. Under normal circumstances we get much of our daily water needs from the food we eat.…

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