Drinking Water Warning Issued for Nonstick Chemical

Flint lead scandal a factor in stirring action for other contaminants. By…

EPA Review Finds Clean Water Fund Allocations Need Revision

Funds distributed to the states do not match current state infrastructure…

Strength of New EPA Lead Rule Depends on Accountability

Expert panel recommendations are criticized for lacking teeth. Photo…

Expert Council Recommends Eliminating Lead Drinking Water Lines

Federal rules are not strict enough to prevent lead poisoning

Preventing CAFO Water Pollution Not An EPA Priority

Inspections continued to decline in 2015. Photo © J.…

America’s Septic System Failures Can Be Fixed

Solutions require new thinking about wastewater treatment By…

While South Carolina Floods, U.S. Wrestles With Urban Stormwater

Lawsuit requires EPA to address one of the largest water pollution sources in the country.

U.S. Clean Water Law Needs New Act for the 21st Century

Seminal water law does not address nation's emerging water pollution challenges.

EPA Clean Power Plan Delivers Significant Benefits for Water

Cutting carbon emissions from power plants will lead to reductions…

U.S. Clean Water Enforcement Strategy: Big Penalties But Fewer Prosecutions

Agencies are going after polluters with smaller staffs and less money.

EPA Clean Water Rule Meets Political Pushback

Unlike previous eras, Congress has avoided adjusting the law to manage new conditions.

U.S. EPA Avoids Stricter Water Pollution Standards for Gulf of Mexico

Court decision makes it easier for EPA to leave nutrient pollution…