Water Issues
James Dyson Shows It's Too Easy to Make Electric Cars   
(Sunday - October 13, 2019) Associated Profiles : Bloomberg New Energy Finance
Source: YAHOO! - Since 2011, electric vehicle startups have raised $18 billion in funding, and announced 43 models and the capacity to make 3.9 million vehicles a year, according to Bloomberg New Energy Finance. That’s a lot of competition....
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CdM boys’ water polo ends skid with win over Mater Dei   
(Sunday - October 13, 2019) Associated Profiles : Water.org
Source: Los Angeles Times - The Corona del Mar High boys’ water polo team had suffered defeat in three straight matches, so a change of course was much needed for the Sea Kings. Good thing birthdays have a way of providing happy moments. Senior...
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With fish, animals and plants contaminated, group pans EPA's Tar Creek water cleanup plan   
(Sunday - October 13, 2019) Associated Profiles : Water.org
Source: Tulsa World - A new study up for public comment looks at contaminated water, fish, plants and animals at the Tar Creek Superfund Site, but critics say the study gives the site’s namesake short shrift. It’s a new chapter in the...
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Newport Harbor boys’ water polo upends top-ranked Studio City Harvard-Westlake   
(Sunday - October 13, 2019) Associated Profiles : Water.org
Source: Los Angeles Times - The Newport Harbor High boys’ water polo team steadied itself at the right time to earn a big road win over a rival on Saturday night. Senior center Ike Love and sophomore Mason Hunt scored late to snap a tie and lift the...
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Ask the Builder | Plastic PEX water lines have advantages over copper   
(Sunday - October 13, 2019) Associated Profiles : Water.org
Source: Columbus Dispatch - Q: I need to install some new water-supply lines in my home. I currently have copper. I’m intrigued by the plastic PEX material, but it seems too good to be true. Using PEX, I would only have a joint in my basement and then...
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Boil water advisory issued in Uptown New Orleans after water main burst   
(Sunday - October 13, 2019) Associated Profiles : Water.org
Source: NOLA.com - The Sewerage & Water Board issued a boil water advisory for Uptown New Orleans Saturday evening after a 48-inch water main burst near the corner of Lowerline and Panola streets. The S&WB issued the advisory about 5:30...
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EPA Updates Lead Standards For Drinking Water But Stops Short Of Pricey Safety Measures Advocates Want   
(Saturday - October 12, 2019) Associated Profiles : U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Office of Water
Source: Kaiser Health News - The proposed new rule would also more than double the amount of time allotted to replace lead pipes in water systems that contain high levels of lead. (Davenport, 10/10) The Associated Press: EPA ...
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Trump feud with California warrants U.S. Congress probe: hundreds of ex-EPA employees   
(Saturday - October 12, 2019) Associated Profiles : U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Office of Water
Source: Reuters - “No evidence supports targeting the homeless for Clean Water Act enforcement, given the much greater damage done by the huge volume of waste discharged from industrial plants, factory farms, and sewage treatment plants and...
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EPA Proposes to Extend Timetable to Replace Lead Drinking-Water Lines   
(Saturday - October 12, 2019) Associated Profiles : U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Office of Water
Source: Engineering News-Record - EPA Administrator Andrew Wheeler said the proposal “would ensure that more water systems proactively take actions to prevent lead exposure, especially in schools, child care facilities, and the most at-risk...
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Elon Musk Is Now Providing Water Filtration to Flint Michigan Schools   
(Saturday - October 12, 2019) Associated Profiles : Water.org
Source: Inc - About 30,000 children in Flint, Michigan will finally have safe drinking water freely available, thanks to Elon Musk. The billionaire entrepreneur, along with the Musk Foundation donated a total $480,350 last year to add...
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