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Saturday, February 24, 2018
water pollution

California And EPA Poised To Expand Pollution Of Potential Drinking Water Reserves

“Once [the state] exempts the water, it’s basically polluted forever. It’s a terrible idea,” said Maya Golden-Krasner, staff attorney for the Center for Biological Diversity, which is suing California to force it to complete an environmental impact assessment of the proposed aquifer changes.

August 30, 2016
Republican U.S. presidential candidate Trump gestures while delivering speech in Monessen, Pennsylvania

The Teflon Don And The Tale Of The Missing Sewage

Doesn’t a “Trump Sewage Scandal” have an obvious ring to it? That’s why a little-known incident involving the mega-developer, millions of gallons of raw Manhattan sewage, and some paid-off city officials sounds like a story that almost writes itself.

July 13, 2016

Toledo Lifts Ban On Drinking Tap Water

By Michael Muskal, Los Angeles Times A ban on drinking water in Toledo, Ohio’s fourth-largest city, was lifted Monday morning after tests showed that toxins had returned to acceptable levels, city officials announced. Hundreds of thousands of residents in the city were told not to drink tap water last week after an algae bloom in […]

August 4, 2014