Monthly Archives: April 2014

Bottled Water Contamination Alert Issued by PA DEP

DEP Warns Consumers that a Recent Production Run of Tyler Mountain Water in Three, Four and Five Gallon Sizes are Contaminated with Total Coliform and E. Coli Bacteria DEP is warning consumers that Tyler Mountain water, bottled on April 17, … Continue reading

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Focus on Emergency Response Plans

Is your water system ready in the event on an emergency? The January 2014 water contamination event from a chemical spill into the Elk River in West Virginia left 300,000 residents without use of tap water for many days.  In … Continue reading

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Disaster Management Training coming to Berks County July 2014

The Berks County Water and Sewer Association (BCW&SA) will host its annual Conference on July 30, 2014, at Albright College, Reading, PA. The group plans to build on its proactive source water protection efforts with the 2014 conference theme: Disaster … Continue reading

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DEP Fines Range Resources-Appalachia LLC $75,000 for Brine Spill

WILLIAMSPORT, Lycoming County — The Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) today announced that it has fined Range Resources-Appalachia LLC of Fort Worth, Texas, $75,000 for a July 2012 manufactured brine spill of 3,066 gallons at its Cornwall Mountain Hunting Club … Continue reading

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