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News Contamination Water Issues
Still no determination for responsibility of Iqaluit’s water crisis, now into a full month


November 10, 2021
By Northern News Service

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Iqaluit – Responsibility for the cause of Iqaluit’s water crisis remains undetermined as the issue approaches a full month. A fuel spill in late October was detected near the water treatment plant, but an investigation into a spill that month at the nearby Qulliq Energy Corporation power plant confirmed it had been contained within a berm. The Department of the Environment has inspected the area and suggests there are no further concerns. Northern News Service report | READ MORE