Why is drinking water in the U.S. polluted?

Drink water in North Carolina is a particularly toxic source of lead.It’s been the source of controversy in the state for decades, as North Carolina has a history of drinking contaminated water for decades.A coalition of groups, including the North Carolina Department of Environmental Quality and the American Water Works Association, have been working to […]

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People drinking water pollution in Queensland’s rivers

A new report says pollution is widespread in Queensland rivers and streams, and the water is being wasted, often by people who do not have a permit to drink or use the water.Key points:The report says people drinking water polluted in rivers and lakes in Queensland is a growing problemKey pointsThe report, commissioned by the […]

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