Martinsburg, West Virginia faces Water Contamination from PFOA and PFOS

Article courtesy of Matthew Umstead | May 27th, 2016 | Herald-Mail Media | Shared as educational material. After Martinsburg experienced water contamination due to the presence perfluorooctanoic acid, known as PFOA, and perfluorooctane sulfonate, or PFOS, officials took some tests in groundwater sources in order to find the roots of the contamination. The chemicals are […]

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Contaminated drinking water news: EPA to work with drinking water systems to monitor unregulated contaminants.

(EPA) today published a list of 28 chemicals and two viruses that approximately 6,000 public water systems will monitor from 2013 to 2015

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Drinking water news: Water contaminants – What you need to know about chloramine-treated water.

Many local water treatment professionals, like those who represent Kinetico, offer basic in-home testing for free. For a greater level of detail on the water’s quality, many water treatment professionals can collect samples for a more in-depth water analysis conducted by a third-party laboratory. A test will help homeowners determine whether or not they need a filtration system.

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Global water news: Questions and Answers – Can you imagine the travel and tourism business without water ?

Imagine The Travel And Tourism Business Without Water. Water is a prerequisite for life and qualitative water in taps, rivers and oceans a prerequisite for a flourishing tourism industry.

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Water contamination: How is water contaminated? Cattle dung threatens drinking water supplies.

COW faeces is contaminating rivers and threatening Victoria’s drinking water supplies but the Baillieu government admits it has no plans to tackle the problem, identified in new research prepared for the Health Department.

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