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EPA Makes Long-Awaited Start to Setting Health Limits for Two PFAS Chemicals
02/27/20 - Jon Hurdle for NJ Spotlight
Critics say states should set their own standards because any federal rules could take years
Dark Waters: is pollution threat a ‘ticking timebomb’?
02/26/20 - David Megson for The Conversation
New Mark Ruffalo film is helping to popularise the story of PFAS pollution
Five Toms River Water Wells Are Found With Chemicals
02/28/20 - Vin Ebenau for 92.7 WOBM
Chemicals found in Toms River Wells
America’s Clean Water Crisis
02/20/20 - Justin Worland for Time
America’s Clean Water Crisis Goes Far Beyond Flint. There’s No Relief in Sight
Toxic ‘Forever Chemicals’ Found in More Than 500 New Jersey Water Systems
01/13/20 - Jon Hurdle for NJ Spotlight
Toxic PFAS Chemicals found in NJ Water
Tap water treated with chlorine produces toxic carcinogens, study finds
02/10/20 - Joshua Bote for USA Today
A new study from raises concerns about the most common water treatment found in American tap water
New Jersey Senate passes water quality legislation
02/11/20 - David Hutter for NJ Biz
The New Jersey Senate passed two pieces of legislation on Monday to address concerns about water infrastructure and water quality
Cancer-Linked Contaminants In Asbury Park Area's Water: Report
01/20/20 - Tom Davis, Patch Staff
A new study found drinking water is often less safe than what the federal government may deem legal.
People In 43 US Cities Are Drinking Toxic "Forever Chemicals"
01/22/20 - Dan Vergano for Buzzfeed News
Drinking water was contaminated in 43 US cities, a new study found
This Could Be Biggest Danger That Snow Poses
01/20/20 - Tom Davis, Patch Staff
The rising use of road salt has been linked to lead contamination in drinking water
Homes, buildings should be tested for radon every 2 years
02/06/20 - Jen Ursillo for New Jersey 101.5
Radon testing should be done every 2 years
Bergen County Drinking Water Sample Ranks 4th in National Study for Toxic PFAS
02/06/20 - Scott Fallon for NorthJersey.com
Bergen County drinking water sample ranks fourth for toxic PFAS in national study
NJ DEP Adds More New Parameters to NJ PWTA Test for Home Sales/Rentals
05/01/19
3 Synthetic Organic Compounds (Chemicals) have been added to the standard PWTA test.
 
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