Contaminant Removal

Seward finds leak in drinking water system
Aug 21 2017

The city of Seward, Neb., warned its residents not to consume any city water due to "unknown concentrations" in the water following a...

Saint-Gobain Performance Plastics site added to Superfund list
Aug 8 2017

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) added the Saint-...

Aug 1 2017

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is adding an area contaminated by a groundwater...

Mountain biking may affect drinking water
Jul 18 2017

Central Arkansas Water announced it is conducting a pilot program to study the impact of mountain biking on the Lake Maumelle Watershed. The study...

Ohio city's water meets lead levels
Jul 14 2017

The City of Berea, Ohio, released a statement from the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency announcing that further testing has found that its...

Berea finds lead in drinking water
Jul 4 2017

Lead levels exceeding the federal/state action level were found at the City of Berea Water Treatment Plant in Berea, Ohio. The high levels...

Research shows American's concern for clean drinking water
Jun 30 2017

On behalf of Nestlé Waters North America, the global market research firm PSB completed an online study:...

EPA proposes cleanup plan for New Jersey lead contamination
Jun 23 2017

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has proposed an expansion in a...

Jun 6 2017

This is the third and final installment of Susan White’s series on water contamination issues across the U.S. Parts one and two can be found...

Old infrastructure causes water discoloration in Hearne, Texas
Jun 1 2017

Hearne, Texas, residents have experienced discoloration in their tap...

EPA cleas
May 15 2017

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has started its remedial investigation at the...

May 1 2017

In the April issue of WQP,...

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Apr 20 2017

Researchers from Ben-Gurion University of the Negev (BGU) and the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (UIUC) have developed ultrafiltration...

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Apr 6 2017

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the California State Water Resources Control Board (State Water Board) have successfully...

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Apr 3 2017

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) awarded a $100 million grant to the Michigan Department of Environmental Quality to fund drinking...

Mar 30 2017

This article is the first in a series on contaminant removal that will explore contamination concerns across the U.S. and how they are being...

Feb 28 2017

It has been more than one year since news of the Flint, Mich., lead contamination crisis first broke, and the...

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Feb 27 2017

Researchers at Purdue University have...

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Jan 26 2017

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) released an updated version of its Sampling Guidance for Unknown...

Jan 3 2017

Above: Cal Water used grants to help fund its new strong-base anion exchange chromium-6 treatment system. 

Several days ahead...