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Contamination

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November 20, 2020
Drinking water improvements in progress for Okanagan Indian Band residents

ContaminationNewsWater Issues

November 20, 2020
Mishkeegogamang First Nation has boil water advisory rescinded after nearly 18 months

ContaminationCOVID-19 UpdatesNewsSustainabilityWater Issues

November 16, 2020
Alberta’s Siksika Nation water wells to receive federal and provincial funding

ContaminationNewsEnvironmentSustainabilityWater Issues

November 13, 2020
Federal funding program aims to increase knowledge of plastic pollution

ContaminationNewsWater Issues

November 13, 2020
Not clear how private wells are becoming contaminated with bacteria, Town of Quispamsis, N.B., says

ContaminationFeaturesEnvironmentWater Issues

November 11, 2020
The growing cost to clean up abandoned and orphaned oil and gas wells

ContaminationNewsEnvironmentWater Issues

November 11, 2020
Is groundwater always drinking water? Minnesota Supreme Court considers Minntac permit case

ContaminationNewsWater Issues

November 9, 2020
Interbasin drinking water transfers proposed for two Alberta communities

ContaminationNewsWater Issues

November 9, 2020
Health Canada knew about contaminated water for 2 years before Mississippi Mills, Ont., residents informed

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November 3, 2020
Federal government will miss drinking water target by years, CBC News survey suggests

ContaminationCOVID-19 UpdatesNewsEnvironmentWater Issues

November 2, 2020
Businesses in Waterloo, Ont., asked to consider closing unused parking areas to protect drinking water

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October 28, 2020
Canadian Armed Forces to assist in Ontario’s Neskantaga First Nation amid water crisis

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October 27, 2020
IAH forms Groundwater Quality Commission

ContaminationNewsWater Issues

October 13, 2020
Update to long-term drinking water advisories in Canada

ContaminationNewsWater Issues

October 6, 2020
Old Afton/proposed Ajax mine site near Kamloops, B.C., eyed in water quality worries

ContaminationNewsWater Issues

September 30, 2020
Brain-eating amoeba detected in Texas city’s water supply after 6-year-old contracts parasite and dies

ContaminationCOVID-19 UpdatesNewsEnvironmentSustainabilityWater Issues

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

ContaminationNewsWater Issues

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.

ContaminationNewsEnvironmentWater Issues

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

ContaminationNewsWater Issues

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

ContaminationNewsResearchWater Issues

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

ContaminationNewsRegulation & GuidelinesWater Issues

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

ContaminationNewsEnvironmentWater Issues

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

ContaminationNewsEnvironmentWater Issues

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

ContaminationNewsEnvironmentWater Issues

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

ContaminationCOVID-19 UpdatesNewsSustainabilityWater Issues

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

ContaminationNewsWater Issues

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