Stories tagged "contamination"

April 17, 2019

Dirty Drinking Water Besets Coal County in Kentucky

The Governor of Kentucky, Republican Matt Bevin, is considering whether to declare a state of emergency that would unlock resources to repair the dilapidated water system in Martin County, Kentucky deep in the heart of coal country.  In the meantime, the residents...

March 28, 2019

Drinking Water Woes Spread

The midwestern floods are responsible for a new threat to drinking water supplies, according to the Associated Press the flooding could contaminate more than 1 million private water wells.  The National Ground Water Association, a trade group for the industry that...

February 4, 2019

Rubber chicken is not fake news!

If you thought those frozen chicken nuggets from Perdue and Tysons Foods tasted terrible, there could be a reason why — they had bits of rubber and wood and unlabelled other products like milk (an allergen) in them.   Consumers found pieces of “soft, blue...

January 16, 2019

Groundwater Supplies Are Depleted And at Risk From Fracking

The Revelator, a publication of the Center for Biological Diversity, reported on a new study that found that “fresh” groundwater is 50% less plentiful in several key U.S. regions than scientists previously believed.  Therefore, digging deeper to find...

April 17, 2018

Our Daily Planet: East Coast vs. West Coast, The Battle Continues, Air Force Has Major Ground Water Contamination Problems, Road Charger, Boynton Beach Overrun With Bunnies, Letting It Go to Waste, D.C. Power Couple Welcomes New Baby

The East-West Water Divide, Grocery Store Food Waste Ratings, and Motherly Love Gorilla Style – Don't Miss It! Campaign URL Copy Facebook 0 likes Twitter 0 tweets Google +1 Subscribe Past Issues RSS Translate English العربية Afrikaans беларуская мова...