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“drinking water”

Mar 24, 2016 11:43 AM ET // Patrick J. Kiger
Pollution, not radioactivity, is at the heart of a suit alleging a violation of the Clean Water act. Continue reading →
Mar 7, 2016 05:40 AM ET
Lead contamination in Flint, Michigan's drinking water helped expose serious problems with America's water infrastructure. How bad is the country's water crisis?
Sep 28, 2015 01:10 PM ET
Lessened snowpack in the Sierra Nevada mountains has some scientists worried about the impact on California's water supply, a third of which comes from those mountains.
Aug 4, 2014 12:55 PM ET // Patrick J. Kiger
The ban on drinking tap water in Toledo has been lifted, but there's worry that a dangerous toxin caused by algae blooms in Lake Erie will return this year. Continue reading →
Jan 14, 2014 07:00 AM ET // Eric Niiler
In West Virginia the water crisis eases, but there are still gaps in protection.
Jan 6, 2011 10:39 PM ET // Christina Reed
Chlorine has a dark side, but giving it up is proving difficult.
Nov 24, 2010 03:40 PM ET // Christina Reed
The bacterial infection is rapidly outpacing efforts to help Haitians who are desperate for answers and solutions.