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Friend or Foe? Manganese Concentration in Drinking Water Needs Attention, Researchers Say

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Kansas State University researchers published a study in Frontiers in Environmental Science that showed Manganese relates differently than its cancer-causing cousin, arsenic, to dissolved organic matter in groundwater. Researchers say more studies are need to understand the relationship.

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Look Inside Your Own Pantry or Fridge to Find the Top Culprit of Food Waste

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Did you know you throw out about 20 pounds of food every month? Nearly 40 percent of the food produced in the U.S. goes to waste. Iowa State University experts have tips for reducing waste at home, and look at how the food service industry is working to do the same.

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Legionnaires' Disease, Legionnaires’ disease , Waterborne Illnesses, Medical, Summer Safety, disease control

Expert on Legionnaires’ Disease Urges People to Take Caution This Summer

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After several people in New York City were diagnosed with Legionnaire’s disease in less than two weeks, an expert at New York Institute of Technology College of Osteopathic Medicine (NYITCOM) urges people to take caution.

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Legionnaires’ Disease Expert: “Take Caution During Summer Months”

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E. Coli Bacteria, Water Safety, Water Quality, fecal pollution, beach closings

New Research From University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee Could Prevent Unnecessary Beach Closings

New research shows E. coli may not be the best indicator of recent fecal pollution because it can survive and proliferate in beach sand. Using it as a warning sign to close beaches may result in more closings than are actually needed.

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Water Conservation, Water Consumption, Climate Change, Environment, water restrictions, lawn care, Greenspace, lawn irrigation, Water Contamination, Outreach

Simple Tactic Results in Dramatic Water Conservation, Study Shows

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Rain or shine has new meaning thanks to an innovative, inexpensive and simple tactic developed by researchers at FAU that will really change how people think about watering their lawns. The tactic? A straightforward road sign.

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Squeezing Every Drop of Fresh Water from Waste Brine

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UCR research expands efforts to provide clean water for the world’s growing population

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E. Coli Bacteria, impaired streams, Water Quality, Sediment, Turbulence, Attachment

Understanding E. Coli Behavior in Streams

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Determining E. coli levels in sediments and its ability to attach to sand and silt and float downstream will help scientists figure out what needs to be done to decrease bacterial levels in streams.

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DNA-Cutting Enzyme, Drug for High-Risk Leukemias, Infant Sun Protection, and More in the Children's Health News Source

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