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  1. United States: PFAS Contaminates Drinking Water Systems Serving 19 Million People

    8 May 2019- 09:01 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON DC, United States The known extent of contamination of United States communities with the highly toxic fluorinated compounds known as PFAS continues to grow at an alarming rate. As of March 2019, at ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/08/2019 - 09:01

  2. US Senate Confirms Former Coal Lobbyist To Protect Nation's Water

    5 Mar 2019- 08:33 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON, DC, United States The United States Senate has confirmed Donald Trump nominee and former coal lobbyist Andrew Wheeler to be the Administrator of the United States Environmental Protection Agency (US ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 03/05/2019 - 08:33

  3. Bipartisan US Task Force Will Address PFAS Contamination Crisis

    25 Jan 2019- 10:04 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON DC, United States A bipartisan effort was launched this week in the US House of Representatives to address pollution caused by fluorinated chemicals known as PFAS. According to the US Environmental ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/25/2019 - 10:04

  4. USAID, Partners Launch New Global Development Lab to End Extreme Poverty by 2030

    8 Apr 2014- 10:09 by OOSKAnews Correspondent NEW YORK, NY, United States The US Agency for International Development (USAID), along with 32 partner organizations, last week announced the launch of a new US Global Development Lab to “advance a science and ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 04/08/2014 - 10:09

  5. WRI Launches Aqueduct Water Risk Atlas

    The World Resources Institute (WRI) today launched a new online tool that maps water risk worldwide based on the most current, highest resolution data available. ...

    Local Press Report - 02/01/2013 - 09:49

  6. US Companies to Invest $150 Million USD in African Agriculture


    Local Press Report - 05/26/2013 - 16:07

  7. World Population Hits 7 Billion; Puts Strain on Water Resources

    31 Oct 2011- 21:55 by OOSKAnews Correspondent washington, dc, united states With the world’s population expected to reach 7 billion on October 31, resources like water, energy and food are also expected to reach new levels of strain and scarcity. “Seven b ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/26/2013 - 16:07