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Water’s Dirty Little Secret: Boil Water Orders

October 2, 2013 by  
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Water’s Dirty Little Secret: Boil Water Orders   Many people living in the US today are under water boil orders and cannot drink their own water. In the month of August alone, 15 states had water boil orders in at least one city, some having as many as 8 different cities in one state that […]

4 Big Reasons Your Kids Need To Stay Hydrated This Summer

April 4, 2013 by  
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4 Big Reasons Your Kids Need To Stay Hydrated This Summer

Almost everybody has heard the eight glasses of water a day for health suggestion and most people are familiar with the need to stay hydrated. However, not everybody knows the specific reason why hydration is so important, especially for children. Here are four big reasons your kids need to be well hydrated this summer. Dehydration […]

A decade later, massive civil case against oil companies ready to proceed

January 9, 2013 by  
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New Hampshire sued 22 oil and gas companies in late 2003, claiming their use of the gasoline additive MTBE caused groundwater contamination throughout the Granite State. A decade later, the trial is about to get under way in Concord on Monday.

Beijing tap water getting worse: expert

January 8, 2013 by  
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To drink or not to drink? That is the question for Beijing residents, according to water quality expert Zhao Feihong. Her answer: No. She advises anyone who can afford it to switch to bottled water, claiming it is a safer alternative.

Fluoride in the water supply is a debate that still has teeth

January 5, 2013 by  
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Have you ever heard of a thing called fluoridation? Fluoridation of water? … Do you realize that fluoridation is the most monstrously conceived and dangerous communist plot we have ever had to face? — Gen. Jack D. Ripper in the 1964 Cold War era satire “Dr. Strangelove.”

Race on to find Gulf Coast dolphin killers

November 28, 2012 by  
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GULFPORT, Mississippi (CNN) — Someone has turned a crucial dolphin birthing area off the U.S. Gulf Coast into a killing…

Do You Have an Allergy to Chlorine

November 12, 2012 by  
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Are you allergic to chlorine?   Do you have itchy, watery eyes? A stuffy nose along with coughing? Do you develop a rash or redness or a burning itchy feeling on your skin? Or do you just have very dry skin? Have you noticed this happens more intensely after a shower? You might have an […]

Greenland’s melting ice reveals hidden treasures

September 24, 2012 by  
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Islanders divided as rising temperatures lead to the discovery of vast deposits of minerals and gems.

Millions Still Needed for Cleaner Tap Water

September 4, 2012 by  
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According to Anti Tooming, a water specialist at the Ministry of the Environment, it will still take another 100 million euros to restore water pipes in Estonia, a process that should be completed in a couple of years. Tap water in Estonia has generally scored fair in evaluations by health specialists, reported ERR radio. A major problem continues to be the high iron content in water. However, it poses no risk to human health, according to the Health Boards Küllike Birk. Detectable in water by

Are You Scared Of Your Tap Water?

August 3, 2012 by  
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Blooming algae at some Marin reservoirs has given tap water for Ross Valley residents an funky taste and sparked some dialogue on Patch and our Facebook page about drinking water from the faucet. In the last few days, many in Marin have recently noticed their tap water tastes differnet. While the blooming algae taste from the Nicasio Reservoir has been noticeable in Ross Valley and San Rafael, North Marin Water District officials are handling a bloom at Stafford Lake, according to a story in

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