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Michigan Lawmakers Regroup in Human Right to Water Effort

Republican support will be needed for the Democratic proposal. By…

Undermanned EPA Delays Action on Lead in Drinking Water

For second time, draft of new health regulation is deferred.

In Flint Water Probe, Five Officials Face Involuntary Manslaughter Charge

Criminal investigation touches off dispute at top level of state…

No Filter: Treating Drinking Water at the Faucet Is Rarely a Utility’s Contamination Solution

Under-the-sink filters are effective. But regulators impose stringent…

2017 Preview: Flint Lead and Infrastructure Troubles Remain

Flint drinking water is not the wreck it was, but it is still…

After Flint Failure, EPA Refocuses Federal Drinking Water Role

Agency notes that safe water is a communal effort. By…

America’s Water Infrastructure Requires New Mindset

Trust, cooperate, and innovate for safe water and thriving communities. By…

President Obama’s Flint Visit is Critique of “Culture of Neglect” That Damages Nation’s Water

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Escalating risks drive water quality and supply to top of public…

Water Systems Need Investment and Affordability

Utilities are pulled by opposing economic and infrastructure pressures.
Flint Michigan drinking water plant J Carl Ganter infrastructure

Flint Water Crisis is Unexpected Opening for City Water Systems

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Climate conditions are changing U.S. water systems and providing space for innovation.

Flint Scandal Is Already Changing the Water Utility Business

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Utilities respond to lead contamination Photo © J. Carl…

Infographic: The Age of U.S. Drinking Water Pipes -- From Civil War Era to Today

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Water main ages reflect the nation’s growth By Brett Walton Circle…