Drinking Water Regulations News Features

  1. State Raises Concerns Over Flint’s Lack Of Water System Staff
    1/17/2018

    Officials in the state of Michigan have voiced concern over the City of Flint’s ability to manage its water system, more than two years since it startled struggling with lead contamination.

  2. EPA Overstates Its Work On Superfund Cleanup
    1/16/2018

    Though the current U.S. EPA administration is boasting about its action to clean up the nation’s Superfund sites, it appears that it has not done as much as implied.

  3. Study: Radium Rampant In Texas Water
    1/16/2018

    Texas has a problem with radium contamination in its drinking water, according to a new study from researchers at the nonprofit Environmental Working Group (EWG).

  4. Illinois Governor Sleeps At Vets' Home With Questionable Water
    1/16/2018

    Illinois Governor Bruce Rauner's administration came under fire for keeping a veterans' home open after a Legionnaires’ outbreak through water contamination on the site resulted in 13 deaths.

  5. Utah Bills Would Upend Water Utility Policy
    1/12/2018

    Proposals under consideration in the Utah legislature could dramatically curb the powers of water systems in the state.

  6. Under Consent Order, Pittsburgh Looks To Speed Up Lead Line Replacement
    1/11/2018

    Withstanding a difficult 2017, the Pittsburgh Water and Sewer Authority (PWSA) now has its sights set on improvements to its lead water lines in the near future.

  7. Ohio EPA Awarded Record $936 Million In 2017 Water/Wastewater Loans
    1/10/2018

    With cuts being made to the budget of the federal EPA, individual states are having to step up and take matters of protecting drinking and source water into their own hands. Last year, none were more forceful with this change than Ohio.

  8. With EPA Cuts, Critics Fear Loss Of Water Oversight
    1/9/2018

    As the U.S. EPA is reshaped under President Trump, some are concerned over what has been reported as an “exodus” of employees from the agency.

  9. 'Raw Water' Gives Consumers Expensive, Completely Untreated Option
    1/8/2018

    The latest trend in organic, natural culture may entice some consumers out there, but it is surely having treatment professionals shaking their heads.

  10. NH Lawmakers To Consider 12 Water-Related Bills This Month
    1/8/2018

    The New Hampshire legislature plans to weigh a bevy of water bills this month.