Groundwater Treatment

Millions of Americans rely on public or private groundwater sources for their drinking water needs. As drought and population growth threaten groundwater quality and availability in some regions, point-of-use/point-of-entry treatment systems can resolve well water contaminant concerns, such as arsenic, iron and uranium.
Private well owners search for answers
Dec 11 2017

Private well owners near the Fairchild Air Force Base, Wash., are still drinking bottled water seven months after high levels of...

Dec 8 2017

Wildfires have spread across Southern California for five days threatening local groundwater quality. The fires began Dec. 4, and were...

Nebraska proposes new groundwater regulations
Dec 5 2017

Nebraska has...

Agencies struggle over Coachella Valley groundwater rights
Nov 29 2017

On Nov. 27, the U.S. Supreme Court...

Rohingya refugees face groundwater contamination
Nov 27 2017

The United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) worked to combat contaminated drinking water in...

Michigan township faces groundwater contamination
Nov 27 2017

Just over two hours west of Flint, Mich., Plainfield Township, Mich., was the site of Michigan’s latest...

Former dry cleaners leaves groundwater contamination in Memphis, Tenn.
Nov 16 2017

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) recently found the chemical Perchloroethylene, known as Perc, in Memphis, Tenn., wells...

EPA funds groundwater protection project
Nov 13 2017

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Region 7 has awarded $30,000 to the Prairie Band Potawatomi Nation to increase community...

Oct 31 2017

The National Ground Water Assn. (NGWA)...

Oct 27 2017

The National Ground Water Assn. (NGWA) announced that a ...

Wastewater discharge affects Rowlett water
Oct 19 2017

The city of Rowlett, Texas, experienced an unauthorized wastewater...

Rockford, Mich., school shuts off water
Oct 17 2017

A middle school in Rockford, Mich., has...

Nate hits U.S.
Oct 9 2017

Hurricane Nate made U.S. landfall Oct...

EPA funds projects in Guam
Oct 5 2017

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has awarded more than $8.7 million to ...

Sep 29 2017

Levels across the Santa Clara Valley have returned to the pre-drought levels of 2011. In some areas, the water table dropped as much as 60 ft as...

Groundwater pumping lowers lake level in Minnesota
Sep 28 2017

A judge ruled that the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) allowed cities to pump too much groundwater from aquifers, which...

Georgia families can apply for water wells
Aug 24 2017

The Water Well Trust (WWT), a national nonprofit helping low-income Americans get...

Cows affect groundwater
Aug 15 2017

Dairy cow farming in the Selwyn District of New Zealand has increased, which increases the risk of contamination in local drinking water...

EPA prevents water quality issues with EPA funding
Aug 14 2017

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Region 7 awarded approximately $2.9 million to the Kansas Department of Health and Environment (...