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September 24, 2020
Prime Minister’s Throne Speech recommits to Canada Water Agency

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September 22, 2020
New criteria in drinking water standard NSF/ANSI/CAN 61 tightens lead leaching allowance for plumbing products

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September 9, 2020
Treatment plants to remove PFAS from groundwater in Anaheim, Calif.

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September 8, 2020
Canadian oilsands tailings ponds leaking; federal enforcement unclear: report

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August 25, 2020
NGWA offers new PFAS educational resources for private well owners

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August 7, 2020
Why scientists intentionally spilled oil into a Canadian lake: research news

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July 28, 2020
Environment ministers complete action plan on zero plastic waste

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July 7, 2020
Private well water increases risk of lead exposure in kids, study finds

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June 24, 2020
U.S. EPA finalizes final rule on use of certain PFAS in products

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June 24, 2020
Initial attempts to install monitoring well near leaking, abandoned gas well in Norfolk County, Ont., unsuccessful

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June 15, 2020
Upgrading WHO forms could improve water quality for rural and vulnerable communities

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June 5, 2020
Ottawa-area plant gets committee’s OK, but contamination concerns linger

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May 29, 2020
Peterborough, Ont., museum site contaminated by trichloroethylene

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May 27, 2020
How storms may contribute to ground water contamination in karst systems

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May 25, 2020
Alberta oilpatch monitoring paused due to COVID-19 concerns

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May 19, 2020
Brockton, Ont., launches scholarship fund to mark 20 years since the Walkerton water tragedy

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May 13, 2020
Clay layers and distant pumping trigger arsenic contamination in Bangladesh ground water

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April 29, 2020
Coldwater band in B.C. asks Ottawa to intervene after Trans Mountain changes aquifer study plans

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April 27, 2020
U.S. Supreme Court says Clean Water Act applies to some ground water pollution

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April 24, 2020
NGWA releases paper citing low risk of COVID-19 contaminating private water wells

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April 14, 2020
COVID-19 making it harder for residents of N.S. town to access drinking water

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April 3, 2020
Wastewater test could provide early warning of COVID-19

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March 31, 2020
In Zimbabwe, starving people risk coronavirus to get food, water on the table

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March 24, 2020
Ground water expert John Cherry wins 2020 Stockholm Water Prize

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March 20, 2020
Natural organic matter influences arsenic release into ground water: study

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March 12, 2020
Arnprior, Ont., ordered to get to the bottom of dump contamination

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March 12, 2020
More drinking water problems reported at North Battleford, Sask., hospital

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March 12, 2020
District of Sparwood, B.C., to bring new drinking water well online

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March 9, 2020
Rural N.L. towns struggling to pay mounting costs of clean drinking water

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March 2, 2020
EPA announces proposed decision to regulate PFOA and PFOS in drinking water

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March 2, 2020
Ski-racing community starts to back away from toxic wax

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February 24, 2020
Ecological Risk Assessment Guidance Document released