Arsenic

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...
New Jersey, contaminants, soil, groundwater, superfund site, arsenic, lead
Jul 20 2016
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) proposed a plan to clean up contaminated soil at approximately 57 residences impacted by the former...
farm, nitrate, birth defect, study, cleft lip, cleft palate, limb deficiency
May 20 2016
High levels of nitrates, atrazine and arsenic in drinking water are linked in a new U.S. study to birth defects such as cleft palate, cleft lip and...
arsenic, water quality, water treatment, plant, California, Kettleman City
May 17 2016
While Flint, Mich. has dominated headlines, other communities have been vying to tell their water crisis stories, too. Located near Los Angeles,...
Arvin Community Services District EPA Clean Water Act arsenic
Oct 7 2015
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) recently settled with Arvin Community Services District (ACSD), located in Arvin, Calif., for arsenic...
Apr 6 2015
AdVantEdge Medallion Series POE systems by AdEdge Technologies are ideal for whole-house arsenic treatment. They require no chemicals and no...
Jan 31 2015
AdVantEdge POE and POU systems for arsenic removal feature Bayoxide E33 media technology. The systems require no chemicals, no regeneration and...
Morgue File - Gabor from Hungary - Groundwater - Arsenic - USGS
Jan 27 2015
In a long-term field study, U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) and Virginia Tech scientists have found that changes in geochemistry from the natural...
The Havasupai Indian Reservation, known for its waterfalls, Arizona
Jan 14 2015
Supai, Ariz., is the capital of the Havasupai Indian Reservation in the western Grand Canyon. The reservation is the site of some of the country’s...
Dec 18 2014
Dec. 16, 2014, marked the 40th anniversary of the Safe Drinking Water Act (SDWA), which today includes regulations for more than 90 contaminants...
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Sep 16 2013
The town of Newport Center, Vt., is a small community of approximately 1,500 residents located just south of the U.S.-Canada border. A combination of...
May 3 2013
For our protection, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has established enforceable guidelines by which municipalities must abide and well...
Aug 1 2012
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has fined a natural gas-fired power plant $13,500 for improper management of hazardous waste....
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Jul 23 2012
The state of Ohio is determining regions with elevated arsenic levels in groundwater by collecting water samples from homes and public water systems...
Jul 11 2012
Technologies are available to effectively treat arsenic discovered in private household well water, the National Ground Water Assn. (NGWA) said...
arsenic removal argentina village
Apr 24 2012
San Antonio de Los Cobres, a community of 6,000 residents in the Andes Mountains in Argentina, faced a challenging arsenic concentration of up to 290...
Apr 10 2012
Filtronics Inc.’s Electromedia I and Electromedia V filtration media now carry certification by NSF Intl. to be compliant to NSF/ANSI Standard 61 for...
Apr 9 2012
AdEdge Water Technologies recently shipped an arsenic treatment system to the Arica – Pago de Gomez Water Treatment Plant in Chile to reduce arsenic...
Nov 4 2011
The U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) released a report in August revealing that 20% of untreated water samples from wells across the U.S. contain...
Sep 22 2011
In 1986, California voters approved an initiative to address growing concerns about exposure to toxic chemicals. That initiative became the Safe...