Thu, 20 Oct 2016 19:51:53 -0500The findings of the agency’s internal inspector general suggests the federal government should shoulder some of the blame for the city water supply’s continued lead contamination.
Thu, 20 Oct 2016 16:04:32 -0500What’s your daily plastic habit doing to the planet? Take this quiz and find out.
Thu, 20 Oct 2016 15:42:28 -0500Water was more effective for weight loss than artificially sweetened beverages among overweight women with Type 2 diabetes.
Thu, 20 Oct 2016 03:21:12 -0500In some places around the country, families rely on buckets, bottles, even animal troughs.
Wed, 19 Oct 2016 08:51:41 -0500Water conservation has declined since the state lifted a mandatory 25 percent cut after a relatively wet winter. And the drought has not gone away.
Fri, 14 Oct 2016 20:52:01 -0500The annual Golden Toilet Awards recognize some of the most polluted waters in and around New York City. This year’s winner was the Bronx Kill.
Wed, 12 Oct 2016 14:52:46 -0500A Flint pastor and the Natural Resources Defense Council write that they have asked a federal court to intervene in the water crisis.
Tue, 11 Oct 2016 13:56:50 -0500Nine indigenous groups gathered in New York City to show solidarity with the Standing Rock protest in North Dakota. They are also urging the city to rename Columbus Day “Indigenous Peoples Day.”
Sat, 08 Oct 2016 15:13:05 -0500Residents’ fears over using the water have scarcely subsided, even as lead pipes are slowly being replaced.
Tue, 04 Oct 2016 14:19:25 -0500An outbreak of shigellosis, a bacterial illness that is transmitted when people do not wash their hands, is rising in Genesee County, home to the city of Flint.