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Jan 6 2022
A new report found that surface water quality and groundwater throughout Cape Cod has degraded for the third year in a row. The Association to…
Jan 5 2022
Arkansas' Waldron schools are closed while crews searched for a water line break. The schools will switch to virtual learning after a water line…
Jan 4 2022
The Navy extended its timeline to clean up the Pearl Harbor drinking water system, which was contaminated in a jet fuel spill in November 2021.…
Jan 3 2022
Treated drinking water in West Des Moines, Iowa, contains per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS), according to the Iowa Department of Natural…
Dec 30 2021
Officials with the Rib Mountain Sanitary District have detected elevated levels of per- and polyfluoralkyl substances (PFAS) in one of their water…
Dec 29 2021
The amount of lead in the drinking water in North Jersey, New Jersey, has fallen to its lowest level in at least 30 years, according to executives of…
Dec 28 2021
The Boston Water and Sewer Commission (BWSC) found excessive levels of lead in the latest round of sampling of Boston’s drinking water. The levels…
Dec 27 2021
The Federal Court of Canada approved a multi-billion-dollar legal settlement that requires the government to take quicker action to clean up…
Dec 23 2021
The Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) has found that 2,475 of 3,189 packaged drinking water units granted licenses by the Bureau of Indian…
Dec 22 2021
The U.S. EPA finalized the Fifth Unregulated Contaminant Monitoring Rule (UCMR 5) to establish nationwide monitoring for 29 per- and polyfluoroalkyl…
Dec 21 2021
New lawsuits were filed in Charleston County, alleging an infection-prevention expert at Roper Hospital was made aware that patients were contracting…
Dec 20 2021
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Administrator Michael S. Regan announced that the agency will begin developing a new regulation to better…
Dec 16 2021
More people than previously reported were hospitalized as a result of the 2016 campylobacter outbreak in Havelock North, New Zealand.  This is…
Dec 15 2021
The Honolulu Board of Water Supply is expressing concern about Oahu’s next landfill, as it could contaminate drinking water. The Honolulu Department…
Dec 14 2021
Recent water samples taken from the Navy’s Red Hill drinking water shaft in Hawai‘i tested positive for high levels of gasoline and diesel range…
Dec 13 2021
Wisconsin will receive nearly $143 million to rebuild the state's water infrastructure and tackle per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS). This…
Dec 8 2021
The U.S. Navy has contested orders from Hawaii to suspend use of fuel tanks and drain them.  According to AP News, the orders want the tanks to be…
Dec 7 2021
The Biden administration is preparing a proposal to improve the cybersecurity of the U.S. water supply. According to The Wall Street Journal, the…
Dec 6 2021
The U.S. House of Representatives has joined the U.S. Senate in passing The Bipartisan Infrastructure Deal.  The passage of this bill has unlocked…
Dec 2 2021
A U.S. EPA report revealed that a Maryland office tasked with ensuring the safety of 3,300 public drinking water systems has too few inspectors. The…
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