Day: October 31, 2018

Newark Water Crisis

The Problem An environmental crisis has consumed Newark, New Jersey. Over the past year, at least 10% of nearly 300 water samples tested, showed lead contamination. The level of lead, found in water, must comply with the federal action level of 15 parts per billion. According to state records, the water samples showed the lead …

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#Waterroundup for October 31st, 2018

What does Infrastructure, Newark, Venice, Construction and Nutrients from Seafood have in common? They all are the topics of this weeks, weekly water roundup. Embedded content: https://news.utexas.edu/2018/10/31/our-world-is-changing-our-water-infrastructure-should-too The world is changing, so should the water infrastructure. The World Health Organization estimates that 2.1 billion people lack access to safe and available drinking water at home. …

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