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Des canalisations en PVC à surveiller

Des canalisations en PVC à surveiller | water news | Scoop.it

L’Agence régionale de santé recense les canalisations en PVC d’avant 1980, qui pourraient contenir du chlorure de vinyle monomère, qui est cancérigène.

 

Le pôle de santé publique et environnementale de la délégation territoriale d’Eure-et-Loir de l’Agence régionale de santé (ARS) a lancé un diagnostic des canalisations des réseaux d’eau en PVC dans le département.

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Si le risque semble bien réel, le nombre de cas est très faible. Le coût de renouvellement est lui très élevé, chiffré en milliards d'euros.

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Springfield to fund $50K study about growing GC wastewater plant

Springfield to fund $50K study about growing GC wastewater plant | water news | Scoop.it
Springfield Township will be funding a $50,000 engineering study to possibly expand Grove City Borough’s wastewater treatment plant.
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Officials: Drilling wastewater tainted Pa. water

Officials: Drilling wastewater tainted Pa. water | water news | Scoop.it
PITTSBURGH (AP) — The state Department of Environmental Protection has officially determined that drinking water at a third residence is contaminated by WPX Appalachia LLC's leaky Marcellus Shale gas drilling wastewater impoundment near Stahlstown, Westmoreland County.
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Dixon wastewater treatment plant nominated for award

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Expert talks water woes with town

Expert talks water woes with town | water news | Scoop.it
Water levels in one of the Town of Patagonia’s two wells, which both average the same depth, has declined 27 feet since 2008, leaving approximately 40 feet of water.
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Save Our Water Launches Spanish Website | Association of California Water Agencies

Save Our Water Launches Spanish Website | Association of California Water Agencies | water news | Scoop.it
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With Half Of City Residents Delinquent, Detroit Restarts Water Shut-Offs

With Half Of City Residents Delinquent, Detroit Restarts Water Shut-Offs | water news | Scoop.it
While we continue to hear about the economic recovery, the evidence on the ground is pretty clear: People all over the country are hurting.
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Water alert is issued to residents of Pelee Island

Water alert is issued to residents of Pelee Island | water news | Scoop.it
Residents of Canada’s Pelee Island have been warned to drink only bottled water and to stay away from the beaches as toxic Lake Erie algae has reached its shores. The Windsor-Essex County Health Unit issued an alert on Tuesday, warning residents
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St. John officials warn of brain-eating amoeba ahead of holiday weekend

St. John officials warn of brain-eating amoeba ahead of holiday weekend | water news | Scoop.it
The Louisiana Department of Health and Hospitals has confirmed the presence of a brain-eating amoeba in a St. John the Baptist Parish water supply.
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Matt Damon Turns to His Toilet for Ice-Bucket Challenge

Matt Damon Turns to His Toilet for Ice-Bucket Challenge | water news | Scoop.it
The Water.org co-founder said American toilet water is cleaner than that consumed by much of the developing world
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L’Etablissement public de Paris-Saclay installe un réseau d’eau intelligent - Les-SmartGrids.fr

L’Etablissement public de Paris-Saclay installe un réseau d’eau intelligent - Les-SmartGrids.fr | water news | Scoop.it
L’Etablissement public de Paris-Saclay (EPPS) est un centre d’excellence scientifique français.
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Ecosse: L’île de Colonsey privée d’eau à cause d’un abus d’Ice Bucket challenge

Ecosse: L’île de Colonsey privée d’eau à cause d’un abus d’Ice Bucket challenge | water news | Scoop.it
INSOLITE - Le défi Facebook s’est propagé comme une traînée de poudre sur cette île de 135 habitants. Au point de mettre à mal les réserves d’eau…
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Coupure d'eau à Pirae

Coupure d'eau à Pirae | water news | Scoop.it
TRAVAUX. Jeudi 28 août de 8 heures à 15 heures. Des travaux sont prévus le jeudi 28 août sur le réseau hydraulique de Pirae et entraineront un arrêt de la distribution en eau potable entre 8 heures et 15 heures. La zone impactée par cette coupure comprend les habitations de la vallée de Tenaho le...
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City of Fort Meade Seeks to Shut Down Wastewater Treatment Facility

City of Fort Meade Seeks to Shut Down Wastewater Treatment Facility | water news | Scoop.it
FORT MEADE | Fort Meade city commissioners took a hard line Tuesday night against Biosolids Distribution Services, demanding that the company shut down until it can control offensive odors emanating from its wastewater treatment facility on the city's north side.
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Farmers in Central America Generate Energy From Coffee Wastewater

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Amid drought, why waste water

Amid drought, why waste water | water news | Scoop.it
Tom Salmon By TOM SALMON In the daily newspaper on Aug. 19, Lynette Tornatsky took issue with “Too little, too late”, my letter to the editor at the daily
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Thirsty city pours glasses of recycled, treated wastewater

Thirsty city pours glasses of recycled, treated wastewater | water news | Scoop.it
WICHITA FALLS, Texas — Daniel Nix believes drinking water should
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Versailles rénove sa station d’épuration

Versailles rénove sa station d’épuration | water news | Scoop.it
La modernisation de la station d’épuration de Versailles est actuellement un des plus gros chantiers de ce type en France. Son emprise au sol passera de 130 000 m2 à 340 000 m2.
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Groundwater reform more important than water bond

By Jay Lund and Thomas Harter California lawmakers recently found extraordinary consensus in approving a $7.5 billion water bond for the November election ballot. If the measure wins, however, futu...
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Blueprint for water ‘control’? Pol says EPA made secret maps for new regulatory push

Blueprint for water ‘control’? Pol says EPA made secret maps for new regulatory push | water news | Scoop.it
The Environmental Protection Agency secretly drafted highly detailed maps of waterways in all 50 states while pushing a controversial proposal to expand regulatory authority over streams and wetlands, according to a top House Republican who suspects the maps are a blueprint of sorts for when it's time to pull the trigger.
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La nécessité de refonder la politique de prévention des pollutions diffuses au droit des captages

La nécessité de refonder la politique de prévention des pollutions diffuses au droit des captages. Une mission interministérielle a été diligentée afin d’engager une réflexion sur l’efficacité des dispositions relatives à la protection des captages d'eau...
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Is YOUR tap water lowering your IQ?

Is YOUR tap water lowering your IQ? | water news | Scoop.it
Tap water in some parts of Maine contains high levels of fluoride that could be lowering resident's IQ, it has been claimed.
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[Vidéo] Méli Mélo - "Des tout petits cachets !"

On retrouve des médicaments dans l'eau. Quel risque pour la santé et comment agir ?


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Après la pluie, l’eau est turbide à Ste-Suzanne et St-Denis - La Réunion

Après la pluie, l’eau est turbide à Ste-Suzanne et St-Denis - La Réunion | water news | Scoop.it
Veolia Eau-Compagnie Générale des Eaux informe ses clients que suite aux dernières pluies, il a été constaté une augmentation de la turbidité de (...)
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Coupure d'eau: Veolia sciemment hors-la-loi

Coupure d'eau: Veolia sciemment hors-la-loi | water news | Scoop.it
JUSTICE - Nul n'est censé ignorer la loi. Ce vieil adage ne signifie pas que chaque citoyen doit connaître tous les textes - avec plus de 8000 lois françaises, il y aurait de quoi se casser la tête....
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Lansdale council votes to rebid wastewater plant upgrades

Lansdale council votes to rebid wastewater plant upgrades | water news | Scoop.it
LANSDALE >> One of Lansdale’s largest infrastructure project is now officially going out for bids again.
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