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Jan 8 2020
Tucson city’s water utility will design a system to treat that water to remove PFAS from its aquifer.   It is not yet clear how soon this costly…
Jan 7 2020
A malfunction at the Lester J. Berglund Water Treatment Plant in Poway, California led to the contamination of the potable water supply and a boil…
Jan 6 2020
Water quality improvements are underway for North Shore Beach, according to Oyster Bay, New York officials.  Supervisor Joseph Saladino announced…
Jan 3 2020
Flint is having issues finding enough homes that have lead service lines or lead indoor plumbing to complete federally required water testing,…
Jan 2 2020
Connecticut’s environmental officials will use $750,000 in funding for anti-pollution controls and improvements at five old state-supervised…
Jan 1 2020
An investigation into the presence of per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) at Our Lady of Lourdes Primary School in Tarro, Australia has…
Dec 31 2019
Attorney General Bob Ferguson filed a lawsuit to block the U.S. EPA’s attempt to repeal a 2015 rule defining what waters qualify for federal Clean…
Dec 30 2019
Tests of Ann Arbor, Michigan’s drinking water have detected no perfluorooctanesulfonic acid (PFOS) and perfluorooctanoic acid (PFOA) compounds in the…
Dec 27 2019
Environmental officials from Sweden, the Netherlands, Germany and Denmark announced a plan to restrict all per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS…
Dec 26 2019
A large, interactive sculpture built to resemble a cresting wave and bring attention to water pollution is now on the grounds of the Bernice Pauahi…
Dec 25 2019
The state Bond Commission approved funding for work at five closed landfills in Connecticut, taking on per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS)…
Dec 24 2019
U.S. EPA officials have decided to allow Denver Water to begin its 15 year plan to replace all lead service pipes connecting homes to water mains to…
Dec 23 2019
The U.S. EPA validated new testing methods to measure the presence of per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) in the nation's drinking water. The…
Dec 20 2019
Federal Budget Supports Great Lakes, Clean Water Funding Great Lakes restoration and clean water programs received support in the final federal…
Dec 20 2019
Uralla, a town in Australia, found high levels of arsenic contamination in its water supply after a drought, forcing the population of 2,700 to use…
Dec 19 2019
The Madison Fire Department has replaced its firefighting foam with foams that are per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS)-free, according to…
Dec 18 2019
New data shows that rainwater in some parts of the U.S. contains high enough levels of potentially toxic per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS)…
Dec 17 2019
The third annual Water Quality Association (WQA) Business Boot Camp, where water industry and outside experts in leadership, human resources and…
Dec 16 2019
The Massachusetts Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) has released new draft regulations to limit per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS…
Dec 13 2019
Report Indicates Worldwide Growth of No-Water Urinal Installations  A November 2019 study conducted by Transparency Market Research (TMR) highlights…
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