Emergency Water: 17 Potential Sources

Emergency Water: 17 Potential Sources

A sudden disruption of our safe, municipal drinking water supplies may be caused by numerous events. Water is a basic necessity for human survival. Have you considered where you may be able to obtain safe drinking water when disaster strikes? Stored water is always... read more
How to Store Water for Emergency Preparedness

How to Store Water for Emergency Preparedness

A top priority for emergency preparedness is water storage. Clean, safe drinking water is absolutely critical for survival. What is the best way to store water for emergencies? What containers are best for water storage? How do you treat water for long-term storage?... read more
Tips for Storing Water in a 55-Gallon Plastic Barrel

Tips for Storing Water in a 55-Gallon Plastic Barrel

Safe drinking water is a critical priority as you prepare for emergencies. You can only survive 3 days without water. A 55-gallon barrel is a great way to store a large amount of water in a little space. How do I store water in a 55-gallon plastic barrel for emergency... read more
The PET Bottle Safety Debate

The PET Bottle Safety Debate

Recently we taught a class on emergency water storage and disinfection at a preparedness expo. We love interacting with our students and one gentleman brought up an issue with PET containers suggesting recent studies had found them unsafe for emergency water storage.... read more