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Dirty Water

'Dirty Water' From Boston's Charles River Is Being Used To Brew Beer

The Huffington Post | Anne Thomas | Posted 08.16.2016 | HuffPost Live 321


Flint-Like Lead Hazards May Be Lurking In Private Water Wells

Reuters | Jade Walker | Posted 03.10.2016 | Business

ORLEANS, N.Y. (Reuters) - In this town of 2,800 just south of the Canadian border, residents have long worried about the water flowing from their taps...

3 Tips for Flint Parents: Help Your Child Fight Lead Poisoning

Steve Mariotti | Posted 02.15.2017 | Impact
Steve Mariotti

Every Adult in Flint should become knowledgeable about water contamination. Becoming an expert on these issues will help all parents protect their children in the future.

Two-Headed Trout and a Wrong-Headed EPA Proposal

Chris Espinosa | Posted 07.20.2014 | Green
Chris Espinosa

As the proposal stands, EPA may be depriving citizens of a critical tool for protecting their beloved waterways.

Water, the World's Greatest Resource in Peril

James Grundvig | Posted 04.01.2014 | Green
James Grundvig

Part of the problem is education. Another is coming up with solutions at the local level. Americans have a poor view and understanding of water issues here, while governments all over the world fail to regulate bottled drinking water.

How Corporate Jargon Shapes Corporate Culture

Liz Ryan | Posted 08.28.2013 | Business
Liz Ryan

When I was 19, I got burnt out on waiting tables and decided to become a part-time office bunny. I stocked up on office attire and went down to Kelly ...

Timothy Stenovec

Spotify Sees Uptick In Songs About Boston | Timothy Stenovec | Posted 04.16.2013 | Technology

Just as newspapers across the country paid tribute to Boston's iconic sports teams and a building hundreds of miles away was adorned with "NY ❤ B," ...

How to Solve the World Water Crisis Today

Auren Kaplan | Posted 01.21.2012 | Impact
Auren Kaplan

The LifeStraw is a life-saving technology that allows any individual to insert the straw into water, no matter how dirty, and an advanced filtration system ensures that the only liquid coming out the other end is clean, potable drinking water.

Our Global Water Crisis

Quincy Jones | Posted 01.07.2012 | Impact
Quincy Jones

In developing countries, people are forced to choose between sickness or purchasing expensive packaged or bottled water from untrustworthy sources. We believe that's an unfair choice.

Swedish Church Takes On Clean Water Crisis With Disturbing Ad (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

You don't have to be a celebrity climbing Mt. Kilimanjaro to bring attention to the global clean water crisis. According to Treehugger, the Swedish Ch...

"Dirty Water" and Unintended Consequences: When Doing the Right Thing Spawns Another Right Thing

Bill Sharpsteen | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Bill Sharpsteen

If nothing else, the city should have remembered Howard Bennett for the several billions of dollars it was forced to spend on its aging sewage treatment plant.

Millions In U.S. Drink Contaminated Water, Records Show | CHARLES DUHIGG | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

More than 20 percent of the nation's water treatment systems have violated key provisions of the Safe Drinking Water Act over the last five years, acc...