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  1. Shock Chlorination of Wells

    Jun 20, 2019

    New fact sheet posted on sanitizing wells.  If a water test reveals a well is contaminated with bacteria, a series of actions are needed to protect the health of the family and visitors to the home.

    Link to fact sheet

  2. Emergency Disinfection of Drinking Water

    May 31, 2019

    Storms, floods, and water line breaks can all cause disruptions in drinking water supply. Camping and hiking spots in remote areas may have unsanitary water supplies. Most importantly, traveling outside the United States poses a risk to travelers, since water treatment is not as reliable in other countries.

    Link to fact sheet

  3. Wastewater Treatment in Rural China

    May 13, 2019

    Not Too Big—Not Too Small—Just Right: Sand Bioreactor Wastewater Treatment in Chinese Villages