President Trump downplayed the risks of the coronavirus (COVID-19) late yesterday at a press conference and also announced Vice President Pence will lead the government's response..
NRWA Files Groundbreaking Class Action Lawsuit Against PFAS Manufacturers for Making, Selling Toxic Chemicals
The National Rural Water Association ("NRWA") filed a lawsuit today on behalf of and its members now dealing with unregulated chemicals in their drinking water.
Special Report: Circuit Riders - The Origin and Mission
The National Rural Water Association (NRWA) pioneered the concept of a "Circuit Rider" for the water industry in 1980 in cooperation with the Farmers Home Administration, now Rural Development, Rural Utilities Service. more
EPA Says YES to PFAS Drinking Water Regulations
Today, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) took another important step in implementing the Agency's PFAS Action Plan by proposing regulatory determinations for perfluorooctanesulfonic acid (PFOS) and perfluorooctanoic acid (PFOA) in drinking water.
EPA announces availability of $40 million to further reduce lead in drinking water
Today, as part of EPA's 50th anniversary celebration, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced the availability of approximately $40 million to assist disadvantaged communities and schools with removing sources of lead in drinking water.