A lustrous, machinable metal, barium is an element that exists naturally only in ores that contain mixtures of elements. Used in well-drilling operations, during which barium is released into the ground, the element is also found in a wide variety of common items, such as...

The heaviest element found in the natural environment, uranium occurs naturally in groundwater, bedrock, animals and plants. Despite being a naturally-occurring element, uranium can cause some serious issues when it is found in drinking water. Where is Uranium Found? In addition to being a naturally-occurring element found...

With all of the focus that has been placed on viruses throughout the world in the past couple of years, it is only natural to worry about the possibility of viruses affecting your well water drinking supply. While there is no evidence that you need...