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12/13/2017 / By Frances Bloomfield

As the demand for pharmaceuticals and personal care products (PPCPs) continues to grow, so too does their impact on freshwater

http://www.cleanwater.news/2017-12-13-pollution-from-pharmaceuticals-and-personal-care-products-is-wiping-out-freshwater-ecosystems.html

12/06/2017 / By Janine Acero

The supposed correlation of the increasing rate of plastic waste to the rise in concentration of microplastics in fish and

http://www.cleanwater.news/2017-12-06-science-mystery-the-amount-of-microplastics-in-the-baltic-sea-has-remained-constant-over-the-last-30-years-despite-the-increase-in-plastic-production-and-scientists-dont-know-why.html

11/28/2017 / By Tracey Watson

Imagine there was a plant that could miraculously mop up dangerous heavy metals from contaminated soil. In an amazing display

http://www.cleanwater.news/2017-11-28-scientists-identify-superaccumulator-plants-that-mop-up-heavy-metals-like-crazy.html

11/26/2017 / By Ralph Flores

What’s tiny but can probably kill you and everyone else around it? Toxic algae, that’s what. The National Oceanic and

http://www.cleanwater.news/2017-11-26-toxic-algae-problem-a-risk-to-human-health-and-the-economy.html

11/17/2017 / By Russel Davis

Plastic pollution has drastically affected marine life that even animals living in the deepest parts of the sea have been

http://www.cleanwater.news/2017-11-17-the-plastic-pollution-problem-is-wide-and-deep-study-finds-sea-animals-from-the-deepest-parts-of-the-ocean-7-miles-down-have-plastic-in-their-stomachs.html

11/17/2017 / By JD Heyes
Standing Rock Veterans Protest

As many environmentalists and local Native American tribes feared, a massive leak of some 210,000 gallons, or about 5,000 barrels,

http://www.cleanwater.news/2017-11-17-operator-of-keystone-pipeline-quietly-cleaning-up-spill-of-210000-gallons-of-oil-from-largest-ever-leak-in-south-dakota.html

11/16/2017 / By Isabelle Z.

The green energy “run of river” dams that have been gaining in popularity could have a very serious downside. This

http://www.cleanwater.news/2017-11-16-food-web-disturbance-and-elevated-levels-of-mercury-in-rivers-may-have-been-caused-by-dams-according-to-study.html

11/15/2017 / By Rhonda Johansson

A series of trials conducted at the Norfolk and Suffolk Broads National Park in the U.K. proved to be successful

http://www.cleanwater.news/2017-11-15-toxic-algal-blooms-can-be-easily-eliminated-by-adding-hydrogen-peroxide-to-ocean-water.html

11/13/2017 / By JD Heyes

Theme park Disneyland has been forced to shut down a pair of cooling towers that were contaminated with bacteria, after

http://www.cleanwater.news/2017-11-13-another-outbreak-at-disneyland-legionnaires-disease-tied-to-contaminated-water-coolers.html

11/11/2017 / By Frances Bloomfield

Losing weight can be an arduous process, yet there’s one simple habit that can make it easier. Instead of accompanying

http://www.cleanwater.news/2017-11-11-start-fighting-obesity-tomorrow-with-this-simple-easy-step-drink-only-water-with-your-meals.html

11/10/2017 / By Frances Bloomfield

Whether you live in the United States or France, there’s a high chance you’ve been ingesting microscopic plastic fibers whenever

http://www.cleanwater.news/2017-11-10-do-you-have-plastic-in-your-gut-you-might-if-you-drink-water-from-the-tap.html

11/08/2017 / By Isabelle Z.

Getting cavities is no fun, but just how far are you willing to go to prevent them? Most people who

http://www.cleanwater.news/2017-11-08-more-science-confirms-fluoride-exposure-damages-brains-and-lowers-iqs-in-newborns.html

11/08/2017 / By Janine Acero

Researchers at William & Mary’s Virginia Institute of Marine Science (VIMS) have determined the role of oysters in reducing nutrient

http://www.cleanwater.news/2017-11-08-oysters-found-to-help-restore-balance-to-aquatic-ecosystems-by-removing-pollution.html

11/07/2017 / By Russel Davis

Scientists have recently warned that plastics and debris washed into the sea may bring more than garbage to wherever they eventually

http://www.cleanwater.news/2017-11-07-one-more-problem-with-the-plastic-in-the-oceans-it-acts-as-a-raft-transporting-predators-to-new-habitats.html