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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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Lack of Water Awareness is a Growing Problem, and We’re Fixing That

According to a 2016 Gallup Poll, around 61% of Americans “worry a great deal” about water pollution and contaminants in their water. Here at Tern Water we are offering consumers the opportunity to get their water tested at a low cost so they can be informed about what is in their tap water. Drinking water …

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Cape Cod, You Can Now Test Your Water Quality!

According to Cape Cod times, a $6.5M carbon treatment system is being purchased to treat Hyannis water contaminants like PFOS and PFOA which are hormone disrupting compounds used in fire-fighting foams and aviation hydraulic fluids which are shown to make drinking water highly unsafe, levels of these compounds were among the highest reported in the …

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There’s Something in the Water: The Betrayal of a Municipal Water System

Flint, Michigan has declared a state of emergency over levels of lead in their drinking water. At our core, we don’t want to believe that this is possible. We don’t want to believe that an American community can be subjected to such neglect in the name of cost cutting. The well being of a population …

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