All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘contaminated water’

Toledo, Ohio Water Situation Is Critical

The Toledo, Ohio community has received a startling warning from state officials with regard to the local drinking water, which has been deemed unsafe for human consumption until further notice. The warning came early Saturday following a series of tests on Lake Erie. The testing revealed the presence of a toxic substance. It’s believed the toxin was caused by the …

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West Virginia Chemical Spill Affects Drinking Water

On Thursday, a tank at Freedom Industries leaked dangerous chemicals into the Elk River in Charleston, Virginia. Nine counties in West Virginia have been warned not to drink, bathe, cook or do laundry with their tap water because of the contamination hazards posed by this spill. The chemical is a foaming agent that is used in processing coal, and approximately …

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