June 12, 2002 -- Volume 3, No. 24
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This week's NEWS

Good NEWS: Chronic Wasting Disease not linked to drinking water. Hex chrome health-effects research moves forward. Big utilities start getting EPA VA grants. Small guys ask: Where's mine? Control of LUST in Oklahoma takes back seat to weather-watching. Just in from Quebec: Caribou carry E. coli! Fluoridation debates enter new orbits. Utilities needed for AwwaRF Cr6 and boron occurrence study! And......much ado about dog doo.

Terrific New Job Reservoir Opportunities!

•  Control Systems Technician II (San Jose, CA)
•  Plant Maintenance Mechanic II (San Jose, CA)
•  Treatment Plant Superintendent (Las Vegas, NV)
•  Water Worker (Baldwin Park, CA)
•  Water/Wastewater Engineers (various, CA)

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Hexavalent Chromium

Water Security

Emerging Issues

Groundwater Contamination

State Updates

Source Water Quality

Drinking Water Research


Canadian Water Quality Issues

Legal Issues




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