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  1. Legionella Outbreaks "Common" in US

    10 Nov 2017- 09:21 by Local Press Report MINNEAPOLIS MN Center for Infectious Disease Research and Policy Two reports in Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Reports published today describe the ongoing threat of waterborne disease, including Legionnaire’s dise ...

    Local Press Report - 11/10/2017 - 09:21

  2. Tap Water May Contain Plastic, Researchers Warn

    7 Sep 2017- 14:01 by Local Press Report MINNEAPOLIS MN People may be ingesting between 3,000 and 4,000 microparticles of plastic from tap water every year, according to a study published Wednesday based on samples from 14 countries. While the hea ...

    Local Press Report - 09/07/2017 - 14:01

  3. New Insights into Agricultural Runoff and Coastal Dead Zones

    18 Oct 2016- 09:31 by Local Press Report DULUTH MN A study published today in Ecology Letters adds to a growing body of work examining the relationship between harmful algal blooms in the Gulf of Mexico and agricultural runoff. The article focuse ...

    Local Press Report - 10/18/2016 - 09:31

  4. China’s Environmental Policies Are Paying Off: Study

    20 Jun 2016- 10:07 by OOSKAnews Correspondent STANFORD, CA, United States China’s environmental policies, aimed at undoing years of pollution and environmental damage due to rapid economic growth, are paying off, according to a decade-long study, “ Improv ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 06/20/2016 - 10:07

  5. New Research Examines Water Policy, Management in China

    The number of privately owned wells in China has been on the rise since the 1990s, and while the trend has benefitted farmers, it has had a less positive impact on groundwater resources, according to research presented at a recent workshop hosted by the I ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/16/2013 - 05:13

  6. Minnesota Hosts Iraqi-U.S. Water Conference

    5 Oct 2009- 14:47 by Local Press Report MINNEAPOLIS University of Minnesota The University of Minnesota on September 30 hosted a public symposium on "Water for Peace: An Iraqi-U.S. Partnership," with participation from 12 experts and community l ...

    Local Press Report - 01/14/2011 - 02:00

  7. Pilot Project to Clean Rivers, Produce Biomass

    19 May 2009- 16:02 by Local Press Report UNITED STATE S Biomass Magazine A pilot project of University of Minnesota researchers and the Metropolitan Council uses liquid waste separated from solids (centrate) to grow al gae that thrive in wastewater. The g ...

    Local Press Report - 01/13/2011 - 13:00