Contaminants

chesapeake bay, plan, watersheds, pennsylvania, model, farming, pratices
Aug 31 2016
Pennsylvania developed a plan to improve the Chesapeake Bay’s water quality. The improvement plan includes the Chesapeake Bay model and highlights...
salmon falls river, maine, berwick, drinking water, dirty
Aug 29 2016
Officials in Berwick, Maine, have requested help from the state to resolve the town’s drinking water issues. According to residents, the water is...
BNSF, railway, water quality, violation, settlement, Washington
Aug 23 2016
BNSF Railway agreed to pay a $75,000 settlement for a 2015 penalty for water quality violations. According to the Washington State Department of...
drinking, fountain, water, lead, contaminants, st. louis, schools, public
Aug 23 2016
Preliminary testing found lead in the drinking water of some St. Louis public school buildings. The St. Louis Public School District is taking steps...
water fountain, drinking water, schools, lead, testing
Aug 22 2016
The Water Quality Assn. (WQA) reminded school districts to take steps to test for lead in their drinking water to keep children safe as they return...
drinking water, arsenic, hopi tribe, bottled water, cultural center
Aug 19 2016
The Hopi Tribe has agreed to reduce the levels of arsenic in the drinking water at the Hopi Cultural Center, a public drinking water system that...
Jackson Steel, superfund site, New York, contaminants, VOC, metals
Aug 16 2016
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has proposed deleting the Jackson Steel Superfund site in Mineola, N.Y., from the federal Superfund...
drinking water, flint, lead, state of emergency, bottled water, free, state
Aug 15 2016
The federal state of emergency in Flint, Mich., expired Aug. 14, 2016, but city officials are assuring residents that free bottled water is still...
safe drinking water act, lead copper rule, Tarrytown, New York, violations, lead
Aug 11 2016
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has issued a legal order directing the village of Tarrytown, N.Y., to comply with the Safe Drinking...
Vienna, VWM, water monitoring, contamination, SIWW, innovation award
Aug 11 2016
VWM GmbH – Vienna Water Monitoring Solutions (VWM) announced that it won the Innovation Competition at the 2016 Singapore International Water Week (...
water quality, drinking water, harvard, study, report, contaminants, U.S.
Aug 10 2016
The Water Quality Assn. (WQA) responded to a study by Harvard researchers that finds as many as 6 million Americans potentially at risk of exposure...
Aug 4 2016
The Detroit Free Press this week reported the latest update on Flint, Mich.: Criminal charges were filed against six Michigan state employees in...
Georgia, Superfund site, contaminants, settlement, LCP Chemicals
Aug 3 2016
The U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) and U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced that Honeywell Intl. Inc. and Georgia Power Co. have...
Superfund site, PCBs, dioxin, asbestos, chemicals, cleanup, Kearney, N.J.
Jul 29 2016
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has proposed a plan to clean up contamination at the Standard Chlorine Chemical Co. Inc. Superfund...
puerto rico, drinking water, superfund site, cleanup
Jul 28 2016
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) proposed that no further cleanup is needed at the Hormigas Groundwater Superfund site in Caguas and...
maurice river, blackwater branch, new jersey, arsenic, cleanup
Jul 28 2016
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has proposed modifications to its plan to clean up contaminated, exposed sediments in the Maurice...
pond, contaminants, new york, superfund, cap
Jul 28 2016
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) proposed a plan to address contaminated soil and sediment at Koppers Pond, which is a part of the...
Jul 27 2016
WaterPod containerized treatment units contain one of many AdEdge package units treating a wide variety of contaminants for drinking water,...
pool, water quality, air quality, CDC, chloramine, chlorine, grant
Jul 22 2016
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has posted of a solicitation for a Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) Grant related to...
Missouri, impaired waters, pollutants
Jul 21 2016
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has released its partial decision on Missouri’s 2016 list of impaired waters. EPA is approving...