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How Safe Is California's Tap Water?

AP | GOSIA WOZNIACKA | Posted 10.14.2012 | San Francisco

FRESNO, Calif. — Environmental groups filed a lawsuit on Tuesday against the California Department of Public Health for failing to establish a s...

Erin Brockovich Is Back On The Big Screen

AP | SANDY COHEN | Posted 07.04.2012 | Green

LOS ANGELES — Erin Brockovich has long been a champion for clean water. Her efforts to sue Pacific Gas & Electric for polluting the water supply...

Water Utilities Knew Of Likely Carcinogenic Chemical Contamination For Years

The Huffington Post | Joanna Zelman | Posted 06.04.2011 | Green

The tap water industry has known since 2004 about worrisome levels of a suspected carcinogen in America's drinking water, claims Environmental Working...

Addressing Chromium-6 in Our Drinking Water

Lisa P. Jackson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Lisa P. Jackson

I've announced a series of actions EPA will take in the coming days to address chromium-6 in our drinking water. We are taking important actions to ensure that water flowing into our homes and through our communities is safe.

EPA To Address Chemical Found In Tap Water

AP | NOAKI SCHWARTZ | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

LOS ANGELES — The head of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency said Wednesday it would likely tighten drinking water standards to address po...

Toxic 'Erin Brockovich' Chemical Found In Tap Water Of 31 U.S. Cities

The Huffington Post | Travis Walter Donovan | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

Hexavalent chromium, also known as chromium-6, first gained notoriety when the film "Erin Brockovich" highlighted the plight of Hinkley, California, w...