Ground Water Canada

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Contamination

ContaminationNewsWater Issues

May 4, 2022
Boil-water advisory upgraded to do-not-consume order at B.C. mobile home park

ContaminationNewsWater Issues

April 28, 2022
Environmental law group says pollution of groundwater on the rise in recent decades

ContaminationNewsWater Issues

April 21, 2022
Still no explanation for Sachs Harbour, N.W.T.’s drinking water contamination

ContaminationNewsWater Issues

March 24, 2022
Sachs Harbour, NWT issues do-not-consume advisory as water has fuel smell, oily sheen

ContaminationNewsWater Issues

February 28, 2022
Sampling continues at contaminated Mountain View well sites

ContaminationNewsHealth & Safety

February 25, 2022
Study finds PFAS pollution in some U.S. public and private drinking water wells

ContaminationNewsSurface Water

February 18, 2022
U.S. commits $1 billion toward toxic cleanup work at Great Lakes hot spots

ContaminationNewsWater Issues

February 15, 2022
Water still deemed unsafe at some Concordia University annex buildings

ContaminationNewsWater Issues

February 10, 2022
Bypass remains in effect in Iqaluit until permanent tank solution is installed

ContaminationNewsOperations

February 8, 2022
Backflow preventers mandated for Owen Sound’s drinking water system

ContaminationNewsWater Issues

February 3, 2022
Iqaluit’s water crisis leads to increased demand for assistance at local food centre

ContaminationNewsWater Issues

January 31, 2022
Former Court of Justice lawyer ramps up call for public inquiry into Iqaluit water crisis

ContaminationNewsWater Issues

January 28, 2022
Reason behind Iqaluit’s recontaminated water supply remains a mystery

ContaminationNewsWater Issues

January 27, 2022
Piled up pig carcasses – drowned in B.C. floods – are no threat to contaminate water: recycler

ContaminationNewsWater Issues

January 27, 2022
Iqaluit residents want public inquiry into government’s handling of water crisis

ContaminationNewsWater Issues

January 26, 2022
MOE says groundwater contamination risk minimal after Eastway Tank explosion

ContaminationNewsWater Issues

January 25, 2022
Damaged Ucluelet water line beyond repair and needs replacement

ContaminationNewsWater Issues

January 25, 2022
Nunavut MP calls on federal government to end Iqaluit’s water emergency

ContaminationNewsWater Issues

January 21, 2022
Date of Iqaluit’s water treatment plant going back online undetermined

ContaminationNewsWater Issues

January 21, 2022
Pacific countries come to the aid of Tonga’s drinking water crisis

ContaminationNewsWater Issues

January 20, 2022
Damaged water line at Ucluelet First Nation triggers state of emergency in community

ContaminationNewsWater Issues

January 20, 2022
Fuel smell in Iqaluit’s water likely caused by breach in city’s water system

ContaminationNewsWater Issues

January 13, 2022
Timeline of third-party review of Iqaluit’s water crisis still to be determined

ContaminationNewsWater Issues

January 5, 2022
The year-round implications of salting roads during the winter

ContaminationNewsWater Issues

December 21, 2021
Norfolk County sees end in sight for fuel leak clean-up that threatens water supply

ContaminationNewsWater Issues

December 7, 2021
Iqaluit’s reverse osmosis purification system back in operation with military’s help

ContaminationNewsWater Issues

December 6, 2021
Flooded B.C. well water owners warned of potential liquid manure contamination

ContaminationNewsWater Issues

December 1, 2021
Military alters plan in its efforts to purify Iqaluit’s river water; crisis impacts local business

ContaminationNewsWater Issues

November 30, 2021
Volunteers giving out bottled water to Gravenhurst residents under boil-water advisory

ContaminationNewsWater Issues

November 26, 2021
Do not drink the water, Abbotsford mayor implores residents as more storms approach

ContaminationNewsWater Issues

November 25, 2021
Damage to tent covering purified water tanks puts Iqaluit military operation on hold

ContaminationNewsWater Issues

November 24, 2021
Temporary help hired – at $33.67/hour – to deliver potable water to Iqaluit residents