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Dec 6 2019
Pennsylvania regulators discovered varying levels of per- and polyfluoralkyl substances (PFAS) in drinking water supplies across the state, according…
Dec 5 2019
Nestle Waters North America’s was denied zoning approval for a new booster pump station to move its water, according to the Detroit Free Press.  The…
Nov 21 2019
A new report from the Kentucky Energy and Environment Cabinet revealed 41 of 81 public drinking water systems in Louisville, Ky., tested for per- and…
Nov 20 2019
The discovery of per- and polyfluoroalklyl substances (PFAS) in groundwater has set back construction of the Muskegon, Mich., downtown convention…
Nov 19 2019
A new study reveals thousands of people in Colorado are drinking water from a supply that contains arsenic.  The Delta County Health Department (…
Nov 18 2019
A recent report reveals that more than 2 million Americans live without access to clean water, Native Americans being the most likely to be impacted…
Nov 15 2019
Nonprofit Receives Groundwater Donation The Water Well Trust, a national nonprofit helping low income Americans get access to a clean, safe water…
Nov 15 2019
Residents of Canton, Conn. are concerned about per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) contamination at Cherry Brook Primary School after…
Nov 11 2019
Neville Township, Pa., officials revealed that residents may have been drinking water contaminated with toxic levels of per- and polyfluoroalkyl…
Nov 5 2019
Levels of toxic per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances(PFAS) chemicals found in Ann Arbor, Mich., drinking water have increased. After managing to get…
Nov 4 2019
In July, Hurricane Barry marked the start of the Atlantic hurricane season when it made landfall on the Gulf Coast, and in August, Hurricane Dorian—…
Nov 4 2019
Low-pressure mercury bulbs have long been used as an ultraviolet (UV) method to reduce microbes in residential drinking water, but the inherent…
Nov 4 2019
The newest class of trendy water dispensers offers features, such as flavoring options, carbonation and advanced heating and cooling systems. While…
Nov 4 2019
Powerful things can happen when the water well industry works together, and this was apparent when the Water Well Trust (WWT) partnered with industry…
Nov 4 2019
Hundreds of thousands of Canadians have been exposed to high levels of lead in their drinking water, with contamination in some cities higher than in…
Oct 30 2019
In an effort to alleviate water scarcity, wood-to-energy deployed water (WEDEW) is being used to convert agricultural waste into water and biochar,…
Oct 29 2019
Michigan’s Department of Environment, Great Lakes & Energy (EGLE) found three private residential wells in northern Kalamazoo County with per-…
Oct 24 2019
Bellmawr Borough, N.J., is in the process of shutting down its Warren Avenue water treatment facility after the New Jersey Department of…
Oct 23 2019
The U.S. EPA issued a new proposal with the aim of improving how the nation tests for lead and copper in drinking water, according to the Washington…
Oct 22 2019
A sampling of 30 homes in Oak Park, Mich., this past summer found 10 of them with lead levels in drinking water exceeding new, stricter state…
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