SailNet Community - View Single Post - Drinking water tank water.
View Single Post
  #43  
Old 06-16-2013
MikeOReilly's Avatar
MikeOReilly MikeOReilly is offline
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Apr 2010
Location: Thunder Bay, Ontario
Posts: 1,031
Thanks: 93
Thanked 41 Times in 36 Posts
Rep Power: 5
MikeOReilly is on a distinguished road
Re: Drinking water tank water.

Quote:
Originally Posted by Dog Ship View Post
"First World Sources" Does Walkerton Ontario ring any bells.
So, I assume you are aware of the incredible response this tragedy produced.

Yes, sh!t happens. Nothing is 100% safe, but how many people drink water from their taps here in Canada/US? Hundreds of millions every day. Now, how many people get sick due to contaminated water? Tens ... perhaps as high as hundreds every day (just to be very conservative). Now, do the math.

I can certainly live with odds of 1:100,000 or even 1:10,000.
__________________
Why go fast, when you can go slow.
Reply With Quote Share with Facebook