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Jan 7 2021
The Ohio EPA announced that it has received the final testing results for the presence of per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) in drinking…
Jan 6 2021
Zhong Shanshan, the chairman of Nongfu Spring Co., a bottled-water company in China, is now the world’s sixth richest person. Shanshan’s fortune…
Jan 5 2021
Highland, Illinois will be conducting extra testing in the coming months after high levels of lead were found in the drinking water for several homes…
Jan 4 2021
America’s Watershed Initiative released its 2020 report card for the Mississippi River. This report card consists of more than 250 tributaries, …
Dec 30 2020
A water rights settlement between the Navajo Nation, state of Utah and the federal government has become law.  This is part of the COVID-19 and…
Dec 30 2020
The National Jal Jeevan Mission in India has launched an innovation challenge in partnership with Department of Promotion of Industry and Internal…
Dec 29 2020
On Dec. 28, 2020, Chicago aldermen gave preliminary approval to a proposal to provide drinking water from Lake Michigan to Joliet, Illinois, reported…
Dec 28 2020
New York Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo announced that $19 million in federal grant funding is available to municipalities through the Consolidated Funding…
Dec 24 2020
Environmental and farm groups are lobbying Wisconsin for significant funding to improve water quality. The goal of these groups is to support farms…
Dec 23 2020
The COVID-19 relief package, which congressional leaders announced an agreement to on Dec. 20, includes about $325 billion in business relief and…
Dec 22 2020
Researchers from the University of Illinois Chicago and the University of Waterloo evaluated the relationship between runoff and high levels of…
Dec 21 2020
President-elect Joe Biden will nominate Michael S. Regan, who heads the North Carolina Department of Environmental Quality, as the next U.S. EPA…
Dec 17 2020
More than 500 acres of land have been acquired in Alexandria, New York to protect the St. Lawrence River’s water quality. The St. Lawrence River…
Dec 16 2020
After testing of groundwater at two former firefighter training areas at the Madison airport in Madison, Wisconsin.  According to the city, the…
Dec 15 2020
Arizona’s Flagstaff Arts Council hosted the Parched Documentary Film Premiere online on Dec. 10 to address water problems.  The documentary goes…
Dec 14 2020
The State of Food and Agriculture (SOFA) 2020, the Food and Agriculture Organization’s (FAO) flagship report was released. The report noted that…
Dec 11 2020
The U.S. EPA announced $17.7 million in grant funding for technical assistance and training providers to support small drinking water and wastewater…
Dec 10 2020
Flint, Michigan has completed the required copper and lead testing under the Safe Drinking Water Act.  The required testing was completed more than a…
Dec 9 2020
Sycamore, Illinois is in the process of potentially receiving funding from the Illinois Environmental Protection Agency for a proposed city lead…
Dec 7 2020
Time Magazine has named Lone Tree, Colorado’s Gitanjali Rao first ever “Kid of the Year.” A 15-year-old Colorado high school student and young…
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