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Environmental Trust Fund for Iowa?

The state of Iowa is considering setting up a 150 million dollar per year environmental trust fund to help with environmental situations like water quality, soil erosion, and wildlife habitat. It woul…

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The Five Best and Five Worst Cities for Water Quality

I have been known to scoff at products that have their first ingredient as water - until of course I remember that water is my first ingredient. When you take that simple fact into consideration,…

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When You Flush, Don’t Flush Our Planet

By Simran Sethi, Intent What you may not realize, cherie, is that whatever you flush down comes back around. Our waste fertilizes our fields and is pumped back into the waterways that are our major…

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Improve the Quality of Your Water (Without Costing the Planet)

By Norma Lehmeier Hartie, Intent Drinking bottled water is a huge waste of finite resources, a source of pollution and a waste of money. Yet, millions of Americans continue to buy bottled water. I…

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How to Read Your Water Quality Report

From coast to coast, the news has been awash with reports of consumers kicking the bottled water habit and taking back the tap. People are catching on to the industry's marketing con job. They now kno…

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