The United States Environmental Protection Agency is updating its rules that are designed to protect Americans from dangerous lead contamination.
EPA proposes rewrite of rules on lead contamination in water
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration on Thursday proposed a rewrite of rules for dealing with lead pipes contaminating drinking water, but critics say the changes appear to give water...
What you Need to know about Lead Contamination
Lead contamination is a widespread in many industrialized nations, including the US. Learn more about lead and how to prevent lead poisoning in this blog from H2 Environmental Consulting Services.
How to Understand NYC Schools' Lead Contamination Results
Thousands of New York parents are getting letters from their kids' schools saying there's lead in the water. We help translate what it means and what to do about it.
EPA Proposes Rewrite of Rules on Lead Contamination in Water
The Trump administration on Thursday proposed a rewrite of rules for dealing with lead pipes contaminating drinking water, but critics say the changes appear to give water systems decades more time to replace...
How Lead Contamination Still Hurts Kids in the City
Baltimore's Freddie Gray was a victim of lead poisoning as a kid
EPA proposes new rules on lead contamination in drinking water
The Trump administration on Thursday proposed a rewrite of rules for dealing with lead pipes contaminating drinking water, but critics aren't completely satisfied.
Students Reveal How They Broke the Lead Contamination Case in Flint, Mich.
Officials criticized them as bogus "magicians," but making data transparent caused residents to demand action
Notre Dame restoration halted amid lead contamination concerns
Work has stopped on the cathedral site and two nearby schools have been closed.
HKBU Scholars Invent Award-Winning Portable Device For Quick And Accurate Detection Of Lead...
The research team from the Department of Chemistry of HKBU invented a portable device for one-stop detection of lead concentration in drinking water. The DNA-based device which works together with a smartphone can accurately detect lead concentration in less than 10 minutes.
What Do USPS's Canadian Pricing Changes Mean for U.S. Small Business? (Infographic)
If you're shipping to our northern neighbor, get ready for changes starting May 31.
Lowell water contamination effects not clear
Miriam Flores just wants to know that she and her family will be OK. Right now, no one can say for sure, leaving her scared and frustrated.
How to know if your water pipes have lead
Lead lines still run throughout Wisconsin, affecting 40 percent of homes in some cities.
Well Water Contamination: What You Need To Know
You may mistakenly believe that because your drinking water comes from a well, it's purer and safer than water from reservoirs. Well water can contain a host...
Allen Parish residents learn about water contamination
The Louisiana Rural Water Association partnered up with the Department of Environmental Quality Thursday to host an informational meeting all about water.
How might Flint’s water contamination affect garden soils? Part 1
Michigan State University Extension applies research from MSU to help Michigan residents solve everyday problems in agriculture, community development, nutrition, family finances, youth development and more.
How lead gets into your drinking water
A USA TODAY motion graphic showing how lead can get into your drinking water. By Ramon Padilla, Karl Gelles and Shannon Green, USA TODAY.
Afraid of Contamination? How to Test the Water in Your House
Water. It comprises more than two-thirds of the weight of the human body and nearly 95 percent of your brain. You need it to live, and hopefully, you're consuming between 2-3 liters of water a day. But if you are, what else are you drinking? What is in your well and what microscopic baddies have hitched a ride on your H2O? The DIY experts at Stack Exchange offer a few tips on spotting contaminents in your drinking water.
Feel the Rising Water Pressure: How Business Must Lead in Conservation
by Roberta Barbieri, PepsiCo’s Vice President of Global Water and Environmental Solutions Mar 31, 2017 9:00 AM ET Tweet This Industry can take a lead in local management by using water more efficiently, replenishing what it consumes where it consumes it, and supporting natural resource governance. These efforts must be part of a company's global water strategy but designed and implemented locally PepsiCo relies on water…
What residents need to know about lead in drinking water
The Portland Water Bureau reports our community's source water meets or surpasses federal standards.