Browsing the "water contamination" Tag

Duke Energy Coal Ash Spill

February 18th, 2014 | by Becky Striepe

West Virginia residents are still dealing with the aftermath of a dirty coal spill polluting their drinking water, and now a Duke Energy coal ash spill is contaminating water in Virginia


Top News from the Food Front: Water Woes, Meat Recall Mayhem, & Powerful Plants

February 15th, 2014 | by Tanya Sitton

Don't drink the water, and don't eat the beef. Don't go to Chick-fil-A, but DO give 'em a high-five for their recent move against antibiotic resistance. New research links food prices to diabetes risk for low-income consumers, Idaho strives towards ag-gag ugliness, and farmers sue each other over genetic contamination. Meanwhile, genies with name-tags reading 'GMO awareness' and 'plant-based health' escape irretrievably from bottles. Read all about it: get your weekly food news fix here!



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