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Aging housing is prevalent all around the region, but in some cities the old infrastructure lingers more than in others.
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A priority shift is needed on federal and state levels to achieve climate goals, Michelle Martinez told Great Lakes Now.
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While many private wells provide safe water, the absence of regulation and treatment afforded by larger municipal systems may expose some users to health risks, from bacteria and viruses to chemicals and lead.
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The company said it received an order granting it permission to launch a five-year, $22.7 million effort to replace customer-owned lead service lines at about 2,500 homes.
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In the U.S., only California sets a limit of 100 parts per million of total fluorine in food packaging.
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Marshfield and Adams have joined the list of Wisconsin cities that have shut down municipal wells due to PFAS contamination.
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The pace of repairing the damage in the most toxic hot spots of the region is going to speed up dramatically.
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Catch the latest updates on what’s happening with drinking water in Great Lakes Now’s biweekly headline roundup.
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Too often cities focus on why “they can’t tackle the problem,” says Water Environment Federation’s Lynn Broaddus, pointing to Lansing, Madison and Buffalo as cities that found a way.