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How Safe is Your Drinking Water? NRDC Report Documents Widespread Lead Violations

June 29, 2016 - in Corporate, Design/Engineering, Water

WASHINGTON —More than 18 million Americans got their drinking water from systems with lead violations in 2015, according to a groundbreaking Natural Resources Defense Council report. The problem could be significantly more pervasive because many more water…

History of Metal Contamination Recorded in Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta Soil

March 18, 2016 - in Analysis, Corporate, Maintenance, Water

Sacramento, Calif. – Scientists have traced the history of lead and mercury contamination in tidal wetlands of the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta, according…

Lead in Water Action Kits Now Available to Detect and Reduce Exposure

February 17, 2016 - in Corporate, Maintenance, Water

NEW YORK, Feb. 17, 2016—Healthy Babies Bright Futures (HBBF) is making Lead in Water Action Kits available to families across America so they can test…

Fresh Water Systems Releases Video on Lead Contamination

February 4, 2016 - in Corporate, Water

GREENVILLE, S.C., Feb. 3, 2016—Fresh Water Systems, Inc. (FWS), one of the largest independent providers of water filtration systems in the US, has addressed concerns about lead contamination of municipal water supplies with a new informational video. The…

A Fix for Flint: Groups File Federal Lawsuit to Secure Safe Drinking Water in Flint

January 27, 2016 - in Corporate, Water

FLINT, Mich., Jan. 27, 2016—)- A coalition of  local citizens and national groups filed suit today seeking federal court intervention to secure access to safe drinking water for the people of Flint, Michigan. Alleging violations of the federal Safe Drinking…

Michigan Governor Declares Emergency Over Flint’s Drinking Water

January 8, 2016 - in Corporate, Drinking water, Maintenance

LANSING, Mich. – Gov. Rick Snyder today declared a state of emergency for Genesee County due to the ongoing health and safety issues caused by lead in the city of Flint’s drinking water. By declaring a state of emergency, Snyder has made available all…