By Public News Service Report: Texas Tops Nation for Safe Drinking Water Violations AUSTIN, Texas — Water systems in Texas have the nation’s worst record for violations of the Safe Drinking Water Act, a new report says.
Researchers for the Natural Resources Defense Council looked at Environmental Protection Agency data from 2015 and found almost 14,000 violations in more than 5,000 water systems that together, serve 7 million Texans. The report also found that no penalties were assessed for 8-in-10 of those violations. …(Read More) …read more
Source:: Texas News Service