Source Water Contamination

  1. Storm Drain Regulatory Breach Hits New Mexico
    3/26/2018

    Contaminated water systematically entered storm drains in Albuquerque for two years despite regulations against it.

  2. Bottled Water Contains More Plastics Than Tap Water
    3/20/2018

    Drinking bottled water may mean guzzling down tiny bits of plastic.

  3. Water Contamination Could Put Beer At Risk
    3/19/2018

    Dangers to the water supply are not just bad for water utilities. They also pose a risk to another vital resource: beer.

  4. Coal Plants Pose Groundwater Threat, New Data Shows
    3/16/2018

    Mounting data suggests that pollution from coal-burning power plants may pose a threat to drinking water.

  5. Miami-Dade May Join Fight Against State Water Quality Standards
    2/1/2018

    Water quality standards introduced by Florida’s Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) came under renewed scrutiny late last month as Miami-Dade’s government operations committee joined a lawsuit to challenge them.

  6. Wait For Water Lines Tops 1,000 Days In North Carolina Community
    1/26/2018

    Residents in North Carolina recently marked their 1,000th day without access to clean drinking water in their homes.

  7. Pruitt Describes EPA’s 2018 Agenda: Scaling Back Regulations And Staff
    1/24/2018

    In laying out the U.S. EPA’s agenda for 2018, Administrator Scott Pruitt indicated that the agency would focus on scaling back Obama-era clean water regulations while ramping up the fight against lead contamination in public drinking water.

  8. Hoosick Falls Brings PFC Fight To State Capital
    1/24/2018

    One of the first communities to raise a red flag around perfluorinated compound (PFC) contamination took another step in its fight for clean water this month.

  9. Massachusetts Raw Sewage Challenges Run Deep
    1/19/2018

    Massachusetts faces a deep problem with raw sewage.

  10. 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.