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United States: Fluoride in Drinking Water Tied to Higher Rates of Underactive Thyroid

Mar 2, 2015 A British study finds a correlation between the amount of fluoride in public drinking water and a rise in incidence of underactive thyroid.While the study is only able to establish an association, not cause-and-effect, experts say the link deserve...

Press Release: Secretary Jewell Signs Historic Water Rights Agreement with Shoshone-Paiute Tribes and State of Nevada

Mar 2, 2015 Secretary Jewell Signs Historic Water Rights Agreement with Shoshone-Paiute Tribes and State of NevadaAgreement Quantifies Water Rights, Will Make $60 Million Available for Duck Valley Reservation02/27/2015Contact us (/public/contact-us.cfm)WASHIN...

American Water Works reports higher Q4 net income, provides guidance for 2015

Mar 2, 2015 Operating revenues for the fourth quarter ended December 31, 2014 were $731.38 million, compared to $706.24 million for the same quarter ended December 31, 2013. Net income for the year ended December 31, 2014 was $423.11 million, or $2.35 per dil...

Rep. Stutzman Introduces Bill to Reduce Provision of Drinking Water to Rural Communities

Mar 2, 2015 WASHINGTON, March 2 -- Rep. Marlin Stutzman, R-Ind., has introduced legislation (H.R. 1160) to "reduce Federal, State, and local costs of providing high-quality drinking water to millions of people in the United States residing in rural communitie...

Sen. Wicker Introduces Bill to Reauthorize Technical Assistance to Small Public Water Systems

Mar 2, 2015

WASHINGTON, March 2 -- Sen. Roger Wicker, R-Miss., has introduced legislation (S. 611) to amend the Safe Drinking Water Act to "reauthorize technical assistance to small public water systems."

United States: Fluoride in Drinking Water Tied to Higher Rates of Underactive Thyroid

Mar 2, 2015 A British study finds a correlation between the amount of fluoride in public drinking water and a rise in incidence of underactive thyroid.While the study is only able to establish an association, not cause-and-effect, experts say the link deserve...

California Water Service Group Q4 net income up

Mar 2, 2015 Operating revenue for the fourth quarter ended December 31, 2014 was $137.38 million, compared to $133.7 million for the same quarter ended December 31, 2013. Net income for the year ended December 31, 2014 was $56.74 million, or $1.19 per share, ...

Former Mill Superintendent For Shasta County Gold Mine Sentenced For Environmental Crimes

Mar 2, 2015 United States Attorney's Office for the Eastern District of California has issued the following press release:Kiedock Kim, age 60, resident of Biggs, California, was sentenced today by United States District Judge Troy L. Nunley to six months in ...

Press Release: Secretary Jewell Signs Historic Water Rights Agreement with Shoshone-Paiute Tribes and State of Nevada

Mar 2, 2015 Secretary Jewell Signs Historic Water Rights Agreement with Shoshone-Paiute Tribes and State of NevadaAgreement Quantifies Water Rights, Will Make $60 Million Available for Duck Valley Reservation02/27/2015Contact us (/public/contact-us.cfm)WASHIN...

Mozambique Receives Japanese Support For Disaster Risk Management

Mar 2, 2015 Here is the text of news released by official news agency Bernama on its website:The Japanese government is to donate US$1.2 million in a technical assistance project to strengthen the institutional capacity in managing water-related disaster ris...