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BP America subsidiary agrees to $19.5 million settlement over copper mine pollution

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Residents of northern Nevada have been awarded a settlement of up to a $19.5 million in a class action case regarding the toxic chemicals that leaked from the Anaconda copper mine, operated by BP America's subsidiary Atlantic Richfield Company.
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Lithium in drinking water could have large-scale anti-depressant effect

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A European researcher believes the presence of lithium in drinking water is contributing to lower suicide rates.
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Study explores impact of climate change on water demand

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The Water Research Foundation's latest study examines the impact of climate change on water demand and the implications for water utilities.
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Increasing water stress threatens US, study warns

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The United States is facing a serious water supply problem, researchers from the Cooperative Institute for Research in Environmental Sciences at the University of Colorado Boulder have warned.
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US drinking water contains toxic chemicals, environmental group claims

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Drinking water supplied to more than a 100 million Americans contains toxic carcinogens, a new report by environmental health research organization the Environmental Working Group claims.
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Australian company develops wave-powered desalination method

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An Australian water solutions company has announced the development of the first ever wave-powered desalination technology, which promises to make the desalination process fully sustainable.
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Minnesota water company trials new biotech process for removing pollutants

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A Minnesota-based water company is experimenting with an advanced reverse osmosis technology designed to treat drinking water.
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China set to become leader in packaged water consumption

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China is set to become the world's biggest consumer of packaged water, dethroning the United States from the top by the end of the year.
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One Water Leadership Summit to take place in Los Angeles

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The U.S. Water Alliance will convene the 4th annual One Water Leadership Summit (formerly called the Urban Water Sustainability Leadership Conference), in Los Angeles, on Sept. 23-26, 2013.
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Researchers in Singapore develop water treatment method using tomato and apple peels

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Ramakrishna Mallampati, a PhD candidate and lead researcher, says he wanted to develop a technique using materials that are easily accessible to address global potable water shortages.
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