Water Issues
Contaminated tap water could lead to 100,000 cases of cancer in the US if people drink it their whole lives. Here's how worried you should be.   
(Thursday - September 19, 2019) Associated Profiles : Water.org
Source: Business Insider - An Environmental Working Group study looked at the cumulative effect of multiple pollutants, including arsenic and radioactive contaminants.
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Tap water contaminants linked with 100,000 cancer cases, US study finds   
(Thursday - September 19, 2019) Associated Profiles : Water.org
Source: The Guardian - ‘We want people to realize that water that meets legal specifications may still cause health risks based on the latest science.’ Photograph: Koen van Weel/EPA Contaminated tap water causes 100,000 cancer cases in the...
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Climate change: A race we must win   
(Thursday - September 19, 2019) Associated Profiles : Bloomberg New Energy Finance
Source: China Daily - with an estimated 18 percent of its total bus fleet being electrified according to a Bloomberg New Energy Finance study. This demonstrates a significant increase in the importance of non-fossil ...
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Can you get cancer from tap water' New study says even 'safe' drinking water poses risk   
(Thursday - September 19, 2019) Associated Profiles : Water.org
Source: USA Today - A new report from an environmental advocacy watchdog group cautions that carcinogenic products in tap water may altogether increase cancer risk for thousands of U.S. residents over a lifetime. In a peer-reviewed study published...
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Rollback of clean water rules a big step in wrong direction, environmental stewards say   
(Thursday - September 19, 2019) Associated Profiles : U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Office of Water
Source: Springfield News-Leader - Todd Parnell, former president of Drury University and retired chairman of the Missouri Clean Water Commission. Check out this story on news-leader.com: ...
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LIVE BLOG: High water rescues underway across Jefferson County, hospital in Winnie evacuated   
(Thursday - September 19, 2019) Associated Profiles : Water.org
Source: KHOU 11 - BEAUMONT, Texas — Tropical Depression Imelda continues to inundate Southeast Texas after coming ashore in Freeport, Texas, after forming off the Texas coast at noon Tuesday. 3:15 a.m.: Chambers Co. Sheriff's Office says 911...
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Many nuclear plants are shutting down. Will fossil fuels replace them'   
(Thursday - September 19, 2019) Associated Profiles : Union of Concerned Scientists
Source: ClimateConnections - Across the country, nuclear power plants are shutting down. More than a third of them are unprofitable or scheduled to close, according to the Union of Concerned Scientists. But taking nuclear offline has trade-offs for the...
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Charts Showing Explosive Momentum In Clean Energy Sector   
(Thursday - September 19, 2019) Associated Profiles : Bloomberg New Energy Finance
Source: Seeking Alpha - As such, sun and wind power will be stored in batteries to power Electric Vehicles, creating a mutually beneficial circle of demand, as neatly surmised by Bloomberg New Energy Finance. Now ...
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Messer to showcase innovations at WEFTEC 2019   
(Thursday - September 19, 2019) Associated Profiles : Water Environment Federation
Source: gasworld.com - Messer will showcase its full suite of innovations to treat drinking water and wastewater at the Water Environment Federation’s Technical Exhibition and Conference (WEFTEC) 2019. At the event, Messer will feature it...
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State cuts off free attorneys for employees questioned by Flint water prosecutors   
(Thursday - September 19, 2019) Associated Profiles : Water.org
Source: MLive - FLINT, MI -- The state is no longer providing attorneys to employees who are questioned by Flint water prosecutors, a practice that cost taxpayers millions of dollars during the administration of former Gov. Rick Snyder....
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