October 9, 2002 -- Volume 3, No. 41
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This week's NEWS

No filtration waivers expected for Portland. Is the Bull Run Coalition still alive? Those wild and crazy lake managers are going "North to Alaska" ....looking for moose. States are busy updating regulations to keep up with the feds. So, what does Georgia know about POE/POU devices that USEPA does not know? Junk science man says EPA uses it on perchlorate......which may be formed by lightning hitting water tower...at least in Texas. And what's tup in Scotland with all those sheep by the reservoirs?

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Federal Update

State Updates


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