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Don't eat the yellow snow! Ski resort to use treated sewage to create artificial blizzards
08-30-2011, 01:38 AM #1
Octo Mother Superior
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The city of Flagstaff, Arizona, has agreed to sell reclaimed water from one of its wastewater treatment plants to the resort to produce the fake snow.

The treated water will be pumped 15 miles from Flagstaff to a resort in the San Francisco Peaks.

There it will be stored in a reservoir from where it can be sprayed through large fans İmage into the cold air to provide artificial snow for the slopes.

The US Environmental Protection Agency say reclaimed water is safe for use provided it is treated .

But some environmentalists quote studies from the US Geological Survey and Northern Arizona University which report that treated water may still contain pharmaceuticals, hormones, industrial pollutants, carcinogens and a wide range of organic chemicals

Read more: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/sciencetech/a...zards.html

yankees.gifdamned.gif
08-30-2011, 01:45 AM #2
JayRodney ⓐⓛⓘⓔⓝ
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yankees.gif cancel the ski vacation. gaah.gif A Prozac estrogen cocktail is not on my recreational substances list.

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08-30-2011, 01:47 AM #3
Octo Mother Superior
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yeah no shït...literally! lol protest.gif
08-30-2011, 03:12 AM #4
Shadow Mrs. Buckwheat
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B.C. positive beercheer.gif
08-30-2011, 03:15 AM #5
Octo Mother Superior
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I'd eat B.C. snow beercheer.gif
08-30-2011, 03:24 AM #6
Shadow Mrs. Buckwheat
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chuckle.gif beerbong.gif

Hey speaking of, there are berries on my rowan this year.
08-30-2011, 03:27 AM #7
Octo Mother Superior
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We have a decent amount of them as well beercheer.gif
08-30-2011, 03:30 AM #8
JayRodney ⓐⓛⓘⓔⓝ
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beercheer.gif Plenty of berries, so maybe not much snow yay.gif

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08-30-2011, 03:34 AM #9
Octo Mother Superior
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(08-30-2011, 03:30 AM)JayRodney Wrote:  beercheer.gif Plenty of berries, so maybe not much snow yay.gif

Oh well we can always try making our own piss cannon snow. It should at least have a decent alcohol content chuckle.gif
08-30-2011, 03:37 AM #10
Shadow Mrs. Buckwheat
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I'm hoping the snow pack will be lighter. If there was a beer holder on the quad I wouldn't have plowed all the gravel off my driveway bored.gif
08-30-2011, 03:38 AM #11
JayRodney ⓐⓛⓘⓔⓝ
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rofl.gif There's no cannon like snow cannon like no cannon I know..... 13.gif

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08-30-2011, 03:39 AM #12
Shadow Mrs. Buckwheat
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(08-30-2011, 03:34 AM)Octo Wrote:  Oh well we can always try making our own piss cannon snow. It should at least have a decent alcohol content chuckle.gif

Now you're onto something!! Snow made from beer yay.gif
08-30-2011, 03:43 AM #13
Octo Mother Superior
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I'd eat it beerbong.gif rofl.gif
08-30-2011, 03:45 AM #14
yankees skier
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I never ski there. chuckle.gif

Biere.
08-30-2011, 03:55 AM #15
Octo Mother Superior
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(08-30-2011, 03:45 AM)yankees Wrote:  I never ski there. chuckle.gif

not yet fatman.gif



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