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What Are Emerging Contaminants?

What Are Emerging Contaminants?

Given the 80,000+ chemicals on the market, it's no surprise that there are many we just don't know much about. Such chemicals, called "emerging contaminants," enter our drinking water in...

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Pharmaceuticals in Your Drinking Water

Pharmaceuticals in Your Drinking Water

There are drugs in your drinking water–albeit in very low concentrations–but they are there.This got us asking some questions and we turned to assistant professor at Johns Hopkins University and...

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Contaminant Candidate List: Unregulated Tap Water Risks

Contaminant Candidate List: Unregulated Tap Water Risks

Despite the EPA's tireless effort to identify chemicals that may pose health risks, keeping up with the industry production of chemicals and their release into the environment is a never-ending...

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