Journal: Weak Signals–US Dirty Drinking Water

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Millions in U.S. Drink Dirty Water, Records Show

More than 20 percent of the nation’s water treatment systems have violated key provisions of the Safe Drinking Water Act over the last five years, according to a New York Times analysis of federal data.

Phi Beta Iota: We alerted on this August 21, 2007 with our review of  The Blue Death–Disease, Disaster, and the Water We Drink.  America has many other problems, below are just a few titles, all persist for lack of a Strategic Analytic Model able to help Congress and the White House harmonize policies intelligently.

See also:

Review: When the Rivers Run Dry–Water–The Defining Crisis of the Twenty-First Century (Hardcover)

Review: Water–The Fate of Our Most Precious Resource

Review: The Next Catastrophe–Reducing Our Vulnerabilities to Natural, Industrial, and Terrorist Disasters

Review: Pandora’s Poison–Chlorine, Health, and a New Environmental Strategy (Paperback)

Review: High Tech Trash–Digital Devices, Hidden Toxics, and Human Health

Review: Made to Break–Technology and Obsolescence in America

Review: Who Killed Health Care?–America’s $2 Trillion Medical Problem – and the Consumer-Driven Cure