As the U.S. taste for bottled water grows, environmentalists have been trying to sell people on good old-fashioned—and free—tap water. But tap water’s … [more…]
HORSHAM, Pa. (WPVI) — Parents are being asked to send their children to school with bottled water, and one state representative is calling for school officials to do more.
"We should not tolerate chemicals in our schools and the Upper Dublin School District needs to do more."
Sharp words from North Wales Republican State Rep. Todd Stephens directed at the Upper Dublin School District. The issue is certain contaminates measured … [more…]
DáVeon’s behavior began to change after he went to Foster. The family wishes it had been told sooner about the school’s lead testing.
The Hillsborough County School District didn’t tell parents for more … [more…]
New York City praises the quality of its tap water as "world-renowned," but a new trove of data tells a bit of a different story.
Earlier this week, nonprofit organization Environmental Working Group released a database detailing the toxic chemicals that are present in drinking water systems across the country. The data, sourced from the Health Department and an assessment by the Environmental Protection … [more…]