US Drinking Water Violations

DRINKING WATER VIOLATIONS FOUND IN EVERY STATE IN THE NATION, A NEW REPORT BY THE NRDC REVEALS

by Alicia Branham, National Marketing Director, Test Gauge & Backflow Supply

America has a drinking water crisis. We have seen a prime example of that play out in the city of Flint and what those residents are still going through. In a report by the National Resource Defense Council released on May 2nd, the NRDC study found that contaminants that may harm human health are found in tap water in every state in the nation.

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Nearly 400 military bases must be tested for drinking water contamination

Article published by the Philadelphia Inquirer

Contamination from former or current military installations has ignited a nationwide review of water on or around bases that used a firefighting foam containing toxic chemicals.

The military is now testing nearly 400 bases and has confirmed water contamination at or near more than three dozen, according to an analysis of data by the Philadelphia Inquirer and Daily News. The new numbers offer the best look to date at the potential scope of the problem.

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