Contaminant Removal

GM faces groundwater contamination lawsuit
Dec 1 2017

On Nov. 30, residents of...

Keystone pipeline pollution questions groundwater contamination
Nov 27 2017

Nov. 16 the Keystone Pipeline spilled oil in Amherst, S.D., raising questions of groundwater protection. TransCanada Corp. has recovered...

Groundwater treatment begins at EPA Superfund Site
Nov 21 2017

Work is underway at the CTS Inc. ...

U.S. Steel face lawsuit
Nov 20 2017

In a press conference Nov. 19, Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel announced the city of Chicago will file a "Notice of Intent" to sue U.S. Steel...

U.S. Steel oil spill in Lake Michigan
Nov 15 2017

U.S. Steel dumped 56.7 lb of chromium into a Lake Michigan tributary in late October. According to the...

New Jersey adopts new water standards
Nov 2 2017

The State of New Jersey’s Department of Environmental Protection announced that New Jersey will become the first state to set formal Maximum...

Kansas residents oppose Tyson facility
Oct 30 2017

Tyson Foods announced it is considering a location in Kansas for a new ...

AWWA encourages farm bill legislation
Oct 24 2017

With excess nutrients impacting water quality nationwide, the American Water Works Assn. (AWWA) urged U.S. Congress to use the upcoming Farm...

Hurricane Maria affects Puerto Rico drinking water
Oct 23 2017

The death toll in Puerto Rico has risen to...

Tyson faces campaign against supply chain
Oct 20 2017

Mighty Earth, an environmental campaign organization, has started a...

Lake Erie may be declared impaired
Oct 18 2017

The Toledo City Council ...

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

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

Oct 2 2017

A disease-causing parasite has been found in Portland’s drinking water. Portland Water Bureau Director Mike Stuhr said it’s the first positive...

Spokane residents to refrain from drinking water
Sep 27 2017

Spokane, Wash., confirmed reports of a water quality issue on the South Hill. City officials urged residents not to panic, but to refrain from...

NanoSafe to develop technologies that measure lead
Sep 22 2017

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced nearly $100,000 in Small Business...

Sep 19 2017

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced it is awarding more than $16 million to Alaska’s drinking water and clean water revolving...

Colorado proposes PFC limit
Sep 18 2017

Colorado health officials have proposed to set a state limit to prevent groundwater contamination. Recently, local groundwater was contaminated...