Monthly Archives: April 2013

Study Shows High Arsenic Levels in 8% of Wells Studied in PA

Eight percent of more than 5,000 wells tested across Pennsylvania contain groundwater with levels of arsenic at or above federal standards set for public drinking water, while an additional 12 percent – though not exceeding standards – show elevated levels … Continue reading

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National Prescription Drug Take Back Day – April 27, 2013

APRIL 27, 2013 10:00 am – 2:00 pm Collection sites will be available across Pennsylvania – Click find a location >> The Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) will offer the next semi-annual national Drug Collection event on April 27, 2013  to prevent … Continue reading

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PEMA says spill alerts corrected

TribLive/Timothy Puko March 28, 2013 Pennsylvania emergency-management officials acknowledge that two Beaver County drinking-water plants did not receive notification that a pollution spill was headed their way — as required — but said they have fixed the communication problem. … Continue reading

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