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Contamination

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

ContaminationNewsWater Issues

November 22, 2021
Merritt’s drinking water to be tested following debris cleanup, flushing of system

ContaminationNewsWater Issues

November 18, 2021
Canadian military’s operation in Iqaluit extended by two weeks with more personnel arriving

ContaminationNewsWater Issues

November 18, 2021
Boil-water advisory could come to evacuated Merritt, but too soon for return to home

ContaminationNewsWater Issues

November 17, 2021
Iqaluit council approves bypass construction for city’s water treatment plant

ContaminationNewsWater Issues

November 17, 2021
NDP’s Singh to press federal government to spend $180M to fix Iqaluit’s water problem

ContaminationNewsWater Quality

November 16, 2021
Flooding overwhelms Merritt, B.C. water treatment plant; forces evacuation of entire city

ContaminationNewsWater Issues

November 16, 2021
Firm dealing with water contamination cleanup can’t predict lifting of do-not-consume order

ContaminationNews

November 15, 2021
Flooding prompts closure of municipal wells in Princeton, B.C.; boil-water advisory issued

ContaminationNewsWater Issues

November 12, 2021
Freezing temperatures challenge military in providing clean drinking water to Iqaluit

ContaminationNewsWater Issues

November 11, 2021
Two-month-long ‘do not consume’ notice lifted for Kelowna-area water system

ContaminationNewsWater Issues

November 11, 2021
Multi-million-dollar settlement approved for Flint residents affected by water contamination

ContaminationNewsWater Issues

November 10, 2021
Still no determination for responsibility of Iqaluit’s water crisis, now into a full month

ContaminationNews

November 5, 2021
Opponents of proposed Bradford Bypass say it will trigger groundwater contamination

ContaminationNews

November 5, 2021
Groundwater concerns thwarted with removal of derelict cars from NWT gravel pit

ContaminationNewsWater Issues

November 4, 2021
Iqaluit’s drinking water meets national standards, but not yet cleared for consumption

ContaminationNewsSuccess Stories

November 3, 2021
Grand River contamination study earns McMaster University professor water award

ContaminationNewsEnvironment

November 3, 2021
Ford’s proposed Holland Marsh highway will contaminate groundwater: Green Party

ContaminationNews

November 2, 2021
California farming town’s lone working well fails, prompting bottled water as fix

ContaminationNewsEnvironmentWater Issues

October 28, 2021
Iqaluit expects water testing to come back clean; tap water still undrinkable

ContaminationNewsWater Issues

October 25, 2021
Iqaluit provides update on water quality emergency investigation

ContaminationNewsWater Issues

October 21, 2021
Canada Plastics Pact announces industry-wide action plan to address plastic waste

ContaminationNewsEnvironmentSustainabilityWater Issues

October 13, 2021
Education blitz encourages Ontarians to learn what drinking water protection zone signs mean

ContaminationNewsWater Issues

October 6, 2021
Study highlights lead in water danger and 135 mayors call on U.S. Congress to act on Infrastructure and Reconciliation Bills immediately

ContaminationNewsWater Issues

September 8, 2021
CELA launches lead removal campaign

ContaminationNewsWater Issues

September 8, 2021
20 years later, Walkerton Inquiry members discuss impact of recommendations with Walkerton Clean Water Centre staff

ContaminationNewsEnvironmentWater Issues

August 30, 2021
Niagara Region takes steps to protect drinking water from blue-green algae

ContaminationNewsEnvironmentSustainabilityWater Issues

August 13, 2021
Federal government will provide $340M to support Indigenous-led nature conservation

ContaminationNewsWater Issues

August 4, 2021
Federal progress update on improving access to clean water in First Nations communities

ContaminationNewsWater Issues

July 26, 2021
UVic lab working low-cost, effective test for arsenic detection in drinking water