#Drinking Water

Indian Country, MHA Nation, and North Dakota Seeing Results From The Bipartisan Infrastructure Law, Including Spotlight Projects at Fort Berthold

The United States Department of the Interior recently issued a press release outlining final guidance for Tribes on how to apply for the first $50 million in grand funding available under the Bipartisan Infrastructure Law, BIL, to clean up orphaned oil and gas wells. The BIL provides a total of $4.7 billion to address orphaned wells across the country – including $150 million for Tribal communities over five years. The final guidance is the result of a 60-day nation-to-nation consultation process.
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Do not water down the importance of PA water companies | PennLive letters

I am part of an important industry in Pennsylvania that many people know very little about. This industry serves 4.4 million Pennsylvanians each day and invests hundreds of millions of dollars every year into the Commonwealth’s critical infrastructure. This industry employs more than 2,000 Pennsylvanians just like me and has the highest track record of delivering the safest product to its customers.
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Water Rates Increase With Promise Of New Rate Study

In late October, the Hillsboro Utilities Commission officially voted to adopt the new water rates. Those new rates are going to hit Hillsboro households pretty hard. The increases will include an 8.8% increase in residential bills in 2023 and an additional 8.9% in 2024. There was significant public outcry at the hearing and much more in the meetings that preceded it.
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Scientists have determined the ideal amount of water for men and women

When it comes to drinking water, the main recommendation for how much water to drink per day emphasizes the need to drink at least 8 cups, but a recent study debunks the validity of these recommendations. According to scientists, drinking the recommended eight glasses of water a day may be...

Colorado water projects finally tap needed funding

Since 1962, people in Colorado’s Lower Arkansas Valley have heard talks of a pipeline that would bring them clean drinking water from Pueblo Reservoir upstream. The 103-mile Arkansas Valley Conduit promises to be a long-term source of clean water for the region, where many people rely on poor-tasting and contaminated well water.

Saving water in the home: the best tips

In our daily life we ​​use many liters of water in the household. This is noticeable in the annual statement and also has a negative effect on our ecological footprint due to the hot water treatment. With our simple tips you can easily save water – see for yourself!

Increasing water loss figures and rates for WV American Water prompt consumer advocate concerns with new rate hike pending

West Virginia American Water's share of lost water has increased since a 2014 chemical spill that contaminated the drinking water supply for 300,000 people. Following the Elk River spill, emergency rooms swelled with hundreds of patients reporting nausea, rashes and diarrhea. Schools and businesses shut down. More than 30 million bottles and one-gallon jugs were distributed to the public.

Venice’s new MOSE barrier just prevented a historic flood

VENICE — Three years ago, a historic rush of water surged into this city, inundating restaurants and churches, tossing boats onto streets, and leaving Venetians distressed about a future with ever more extreme events. But this past week, one of those events arrived — a tide nearly as large as 2019’s — and residents barely noticed, aside from some wind and rain. The city was spared from disaster.

How To Clean Stainless Steel: Complete Guide Including Do’s & Don’ts

This post may contain affiliate links. Read the disclosure. Stainless steel cookware and appliances are great for the home. They have an up-to-date aesthetic, are incredibly long-lasting, and may even raise the value of your home. However, because they last so long, you must know how to clean stainless steel...

Council unanimous in opposing Ontario Conservative’s Bill 23

Kawartha Lakes’ newly sworn-in council came together at only their second official meeting to unanimously show their concern and frustration with Bill 23, the More Homes Built Faster Act, that is currently before a committee at Queen’s Park chaired by Haliburton – Kawartha Lakes – Brock MPP Laurie Scott.

Do You Really Need To Drink Two Litres Of Water A Day? New Study Says No

It’s a widely believed notion, often recommended by doctors and experts, that a person should drink at least two litres of water every day to stay healthy and hydrated. However, new research has found that the recommended eight glasses of water a day may be too much. Though it is not exactly harmful, it is also not needed in most circumstances.

Six Galway water supplies not compliant with E. coli standards

A major portion of private group water schemes contaminated by E. coli in Ireland can be found in Galway, the EPA has said. The EPA’s latest Drinking Water Quality report found that, in 2021, there were 17 private group supplies contaminated by E. coli. Of these, six are in...

How To Remove Water Stains From Shower Glass

How To Remove Water Stains From Shower Glass – After spending time and money on a beautiful glass shower door from Superior Shower Doors, the last thing you want are stubborn water spots ruining your upscale look. Preventing hard water stains in your shower is relatively easy, but often overlooked. Once the shower door is covered in hard water stains, it’s hard to make it look like new again. Of course, you can remove hard water residue, but this residue will corrode and damage the glass. You cannot change it. Fortunately, there are several ways to protect your shower from hard water stains.

Groundwater exploitation threatens HCMC

HCMC – HCMC is making effort to reduce groundwater exploitation to 100,000 cubic meters per day to combat land subsidence, the HCMC Department of Natural Resources and Environment said. In its report on the master plan for clean water supply and ending the exploitation of underground water by 2030,...

Chad unveils policy to strengthen drinking water supply

The government of Chad has unveiled policy to strengthen the country’s drinking water supply. The country’s goal is to increase drinking water coverage to 100% by 2030. Part of the policy involves to construction of 200 drinking water supply systems (DWSS). These are facilities dedicated to pumping, storing, transporting and distributing fresh water from groundwater. The government targets to complete the projects within two years. During the same period, at least 1,000 human-powered pumps will be installed throughout the country.

Scientists reveal the perfect amount of water you should drink each day

Forget the recommendation to drink eight glasses of water a day, it is exaggerated as this research clarifies. Although many doctors and nutritionists recommend that a human being should drink an average of 2 liters of water a day, which is about eight glasses, probably not recommendedtaking into account that the food we eat also contains water.