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Fighting the toxic nightmare next door.

Thu, 09/28/2017 - 10:00
A radiation-riddled landfill in St. Louis, Trump’s EPA, and two moms who won’t let it go.

PWSA looks at pipe coatings to tackle lead problem.

Thu, 09/28/2017 - 10:00
An emerging technology could coat the insides of lead service lines, a process shown elsewhere to prevent lead contamination for much less expense and disruption than excavation and replacement.

Fishtown residents, city halt smelter demolition until safeguards in place.

Wed, 09/27/2017 - 10:00
The City of Philadelphia stopped the demolition of a former lead smelter in Fishtown after residents complained they weren't given notice and that controls for airborne toxics didn't take place.

Indiana begins testing water in participating schools for lead.

Wed, 09/27/2017 - 10:00
The Indiana Finance Authority has begun testing for lead contamination at water faucets, drinking fountains and other plumbing fixtures in public and charter schools across the state.