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The Clarion-Ledger
Brandon expanding sewer services, getting rid of runoffBrandon resident Eddie Nelson is looking forward to the city's latest project i
Brandon expanding sewer services, getting rid of runoff
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted an hour ago
Brandon resident Eddie Nelson is looking forward to the city's latest project in his neighborhood. A large drain appears on a piece of property just off Luckney Road in Brandon on Mary Myles Drive. Residents in the area have experienced sewage... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Agent 'did not disclose issues, gave incorrect information'The complainants said the real estate agent did not disclose that the solar ene
Agent 'did not disclose issues, gave incorrect information'
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 13 hours ago
The complainants said the real estate agent did not disclose that the solar energy system on a house did not have council consent. Photo / iStock A Christchurch real estate agent has been censured, fined $3500 and costs of $3885.83 and ordered to... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Spokane elementary teacher arrested for heroin possession SPOKANE VALLEY, Wash. - Spokane Valley Sheriff's Deputies arrested Peter J. N
Spokane elementary teacher arrested for heroin possession
KHQ Spokane / Posted 21 hours ago
SPOKANE VALLEY, Wash. - Spokane Valley Sheriff's Deputies arrested Peter J. Nemeth, 52, at the Super 8 Motel on Argonne Wednesday... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
2 teens in homeless camp killings to be tried as adults SEATTLE (AP) - Prosecutors say the oldest two of three homeless teen brothers
2 teens in homeless camp killings to be tried as adults
KHQ Spokane / Posted 22 hours ago
SEATTLE (AP) - Prosecutors say the oldest two of three homeless teen brothers suspected in a deadly drug-related mass shooting at a... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Lawmakers introduce bill to make women register for draft WASHINGTON (AP) - Two Republican congressmen who are military veterans have i
Lawmakers introduce bill to make women register for draft
KHQ Spokane / Posted 23 hours ago
WASHINGTON (AP) - Two Republican congressmen who are military veterans have introduced a bill requiring women to register for the... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Honoring your loved ones on World Cancer DayPHOTOS: PHOTOS: KHQ.COM - Thursday, February 4th is World Cancer Day, a globa
Honoring your loved ones on World Cancer Day
KHQ Spokane / Posted yesterday
PHOTOS: PHOTOS: KHQ.COM - Thursday, February 4th is World Cancer Day, a global even taking place every year on February 4th with the mission to unite the... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
SWAT responding to man in home believed to be armed in Coeur d'AlenePHOTOS: Honoring your loved ones on World Cancer DayPHOTOS: Honoring your loved
SWAT responding to man in home believed to be armed in Coeur d'Alene
KHQ Spokane / Posted yesterday
PHOTOS: Honoring your loved ones on World Cancer DayPHOTOS: Honoring your loved ones on World Cancer Day KHQ.COM - Thursday, February 4th is World Cancer Day, a global even taking place every year on February 4th with the mission to unite the... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
6 Things to Know for Today Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that w
6 Things to Know for Today
KHQ Spokane / Posted yesterday
Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today: 1. LEADERS SEEK RECORD $9 BILLION IN FUNDS FOR SYRIA 2. SYRIAN REFUGEES STRUGGLE TO BUY FOOD... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Army father thousands of miles away makes sure not to miss birth of quadrupletsHot Clicks: Hot Clicks: HINSDALE, IL. - An Illinois army father stationed in
Army father thousands of miles away makes sure not to miss birth of quadruplets
KHQ Spokane / Posted yesterday
Hot Clicks: Hot Clicks: HINSDALE, IL. - An Illinois army father stationed in South Korea... Read more
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ABC Montana
Dashboard cam catches car skidding on roof down UK highwayAssistant principal of Lake Roosevelt Elementary arrested on child sex chargesA
Dashboard cam catches car skidding on roof down UK highway
ABC Montana / Posted yesterday
Assistant principal of Lake Roosevelt Elementary arrested on child sex chargesAssistant principal of Lake Roosevelt Elementary arrested on child sex charges GRAND COULEE, Wash. - Captain Mike Edwards with the Internet Crimes Against Children Task... Read more
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ABC Montana
Carlile murder-for-hire trial: 'Henrikson angry Suckow left a witness'Assistant principal of Lake Roosevelt Elementary arrested on child sex chargesA
Carlile murder-for-hire trial: 'Henrikson angry Suckow left a witness'
ABC Montana / Posted yesterday
Assistant principal of Lake Roosevelt Elementary arrested on child sex chargesAssistant principal of Lake Roosevelt Elementary arrested on child sex charges GRAND COULEE, Wash. - Captain Mike Edwards with the Internet Crimes Against Children Task... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
SPD officers de-escalate situation with suicidal man SPOKANE - Around 5:30 today, KHQ started getting several phone calls from con
SPD officers de-escalate situation with suicidal man
KHQ Spokane / Posted yesterday
SPOKANE - Around 5:30 today, KHQ started getting several phone calls from concerned viewers who were calling about a large police response on... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
RV Park residents fed up with raw sewage overflowing from tanks COEUR D'ALENE, Idaho - The people who live in Cedar RV Park and Motel say the
RV Park residents fed up with raw sewage overflowing from tanks
KHQ Spokane / Posted yesterday
COEUR D'ALENE, Idaho - The people who live in Cedar RV Park and Motel say the septic tanks overflowed on Monday. This... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Concerned neighbors aim to make Highway 395 more safeRV Park residents fed up with raw sewage overflowing from tanksRV Park resident
Concerned neighbors aim to make Highway 395 more safe
KHQ Spokane / Posted yesterday
RV Park residents fed up with raw sewage overflowing from tanksRV Park residents fed up with raw sewage overflowing from tanks COEUR D'ALENE, Idaho - The people who live in Cedar RV Park and Motel say the septic tanks overflowed on Monday. This... Read more
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ABC News
Tiny NH Town Set to Crash Midnight Voting PartySonja Sheldon has been offering her home here in Millsfield, New Hampshire, to
Tiny NH Town Set to Crash Midnight Voting Party
ABC News / Posted 2 days ago
Sonja Sheldon has been offering her home here in Millsfield, New Hampshire, to weary travelers for 24 years. But for the last decade, her bed-and-breakfast has taken on a second identity: town hall. “This is where we vote,” she said, pointing to her... Read more
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The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press
When It Comes To Sewers, Municipalities Look To Patchogue Village For InspirationHe was clear: He didn’t want to see Southampton turn into Patchogue Village. “
When It Comes To Sewers, Municipalities Look To Patchogue Village For Inspiration
The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press / Posted 2 days ago
He was clear: He didn’t want to see Southampton turn into Patchogue Village. “They said, ‘We’re going to revitalize Patchogue.’ And you know what they did? They have a six-story building now with housing in it—and that’s exactly what’s going to... Read more
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Spencer Daily Reporter
Center Lake renovation project updateOne of the two rock barriers to block common carp from entering wetlands on the
Center Lake renovation project update
Spencer Daily Reporter / Posted 4 days ago
One of the two rock barriers to block common carp from entering wetlands on the south side of the lake was the first step to managing common carp populations. The barriers block carp from their shallow spawning habitat helping to keep their numbers... Read more
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Weirton Daily Times
Brooke Health Department braces for cutsMike Bolen, the department's administrator, told the Brooke County Commission F
Brooke Health Department braces for cuts
Weirton Daily Times / Posted 4 days ago
Mike Bolen, the department's administrator, told the Brooke County Commission Friday the matter will be among issues discussed at the board of health's Feb. 22 meeting. Bolen said the proposed statewide cut would result in the loss of about $53,000... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
$1.74m connection for MatapihiConstruction at Matapihi with the Southern Pipeline. Photo/file Tauranga ratep
$1.74m connection for Matapihi
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 8 days ago
Construction at Matapihi with the Southern Pipeline. Photo/file Tauranga ratepayers could be hit with a $1.74 million bill to connect parts of rural Matapihi into the Southern Pipeline that was currently under construction through the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Annual Message On the State of the RepublicTo the Fifth Session of the 53rd National Legislature of the Republic of Liberi
Annual Message On the State of the Republic
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
To the Fifth Session of the 53rd National Legislature of the Republic of Liberia Delivering on the Promises By: Her Excellency Ellen Johnson Sirleaf President of the Republic of Liberia Delivered on Monday, January 25, 2016 Capitol Hill,... Read more
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New Kerala
70 percent Of urban India's sewage is untreated (There are four years left for the government target of ensuring all Indians use
70 percent Of urban India's sewage is untreated (
New Kerala / Posted 9 days ago
There are four years left for the government target of ensuring all Indians use toilets, but in urban India alone, no more than 30 percent of sewage generated by 377 million people flows through treatment plants. The rest is randomly dumped in... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
'Liberia Is Safe and Secure' Full Text of Ejs's Annual MessageANNUAL MESSAGE ON THE STATE OF THE REPUBLIC To the Fifth Session of the 53rd Na
'Liberia Is Safe and Secure' Full Text of Ejs's Annual Message
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
ANNUAL MESSAGE ON THE STATE OF THE REPUBLIC To the Fifth Session of the 53rd National Legislature of the Republic of Liberia Delivering on the Promises - Your Honor the Chief Justice and Associate Justices of the Supreme Court and - The Dean and... Read more
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Island Packet
As major phase of Bluffton sewer project closes, neighbors turn focus to cleanupAs Bluffton nears completion of a major phase of its project to install sewers
As major phase of Bluffton sewer project closes, neighbors turn focus to cleanup
Island Packet / Posted 10 days ago
As Bluffton nears completion of a major phase of its project to install sewers in the Buck Island-Simmonsville neighborhood, area residents want the town to remind contractors to leave their yards in the same condition they found them. A handful of... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
We can't keep ignoring how old, failing septic tanks are polluting JacksonvilleJacksonville has many unmet needs that will never receive funding as long as th
We can't keep ignoring how old, failing septic tanks are polluting Jacksonville
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 11 days ago
Jacksonville has many unmet needs that will never receive funding as long as the city’s pension debt is not addressed. That cloud over the city’s future was evident again during a discussion between JEA and City Council officials regarding the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Sanitation Project Starts At UDSMDar es Salaam — The College of Engineering and Technology (CoET), in collaborat
Sanitation Project Starts At UDSM
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
Dar es Salaam — The College of Engineering and Technology (CoET), in collaboration with Swiss Federal Institute of Aquatic Science and Technology, has introduced Faecal Sludge Dewatering Research (Eawag) Project that intends to produce biochar and... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Elm Springs seeks permanent connection to Springdale sewerSPRINGDALE -- The mayor of Elm Springs said he wants to phase out part of the c
Elm Springs seeks permanent connection to Springdale sewer
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 15 days ago
SPRINGDALE -- The mayor of Elm Springs said he wants to phase out part of the city's sewer treatment system and permanently connect to Springdale's system. Mayor Harold Douthit and Springdale officials discussed the possibility at a Springdale Water... Read more
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New Kerala
Govt. cannot escape compensating scavengers dying of asphyxiation: Madras HCChennai, Jan. 20 : The Madras High Court has said that the government should co
Govt. cannot escape compensating scavengers dying of asphyxiation: Madras HC
New Kerala / Posted 16 days ago
Chennai, Jan. 20 : The Madras High Court has said that the government should compensate scavengers who die of asphyxiation while cleaning septic tanks and manholes in privately-owned buildings. Hearing a PIL filed by an NGO, Change India, a bench... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
How to save Silver Springs? State, environmentalists differThe Florida Department of Environmental Protection plan that outlines how to re
How to save Silver Springs? State, environmentalists differ
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 18 days ago
The Florida Department of Environmental Protection plan that outlines how to repair the polluted Silver Springs presented the local environmental community with an interesting quandary: Was it better to continue participating in the state exercise,... Read more
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Vineyard Gazette
Innovative Solution in Sight to Protect Lagoon Pond WatersIn an effort to protect water quality in Lagoon Pond, the Martha’s Vineyard Com
Innovative Solution in Sight to Protect Lagoon Pond Waters
Vineyard Gazette / Posted 20 days ago
In an effort to protect water quality in Lagoon Pond, the Martha’s Vineyard Commission is racing to apply for a major federal grant to fund the installation of permeable reactive barriers, a nitrogen removal strategy never before used on the... Read more
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Pahrump Valley Times
Safety concerns surround approval of filtration systemAn approval of the conditional use permit for the construction by Utilities Inc
Safety concerns surround approval of filtration system
Pahrump Valley Times / Posted 21 days ago
An approval of the conditional use permit for the construction by Utilities Inc. of rapid infiltration basins raised numerous concerns among residents who questioned the potential of the aquifer contamination. Under the permit granted on Wednesday... Read more
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Popular Science Australia
There's A Cholera Outbreak In IraqCholera results when the bacteria Vibrio cholerae infects the intestines. While
There's A Cholera Outbreak In Iraq
Popular Science Australia / Posted 21 days ago
Cholera results when the bacteria Vibrio cholerae infects the intestines. While most people can weather the relatively mild symptoms, others are hit harder by vomiting, diarrhea, and leg cramps. If these patients are left untreated, they can die... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Inside the dangerous and run-down fireplace showroom which housed 107 migrantsMore than 100 migrants were discovered living in these disgraceful conditions a
Inside the dangerous and run-down fireplace showroom which housed 107 migrants
Daily Mirror / Posted 21 days ago
More than 100 migrants were discovered living in these disgraceful conditions at a former fireplace showroom. A total of 107 eastern European agricultural workers were found living in squalor at the premises in Sealand, Flintshire, north... Read more
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walesonline
Landlord fined after cramming 100 migrants into dangerous buildingA landlord who crammed more than 100 migrants into a two-storey building with o
Landlord fined after cramming 100 migrants into dangerous building
walesonline / Posted 22 days ago
A landlord who crammed more than 100 migrants into a two-storey building with overflowing septic tanks and no working fire alarms has been fined. Russell Brown, 51, charged tenants between £50 and £55 per week to live in the property which “did not... Read more
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The Columbian
Make sure food from garden is safe to eatGardening delivers produce that is tastier, cheaper and safer than store-bought
Make sure food from garden is safe to eat
The Columbian / Posted 22 days ago
Gardening delivers produce that is tastier, cheaper and safer than store-bought, right? Well, not necessarily safer. “There’s always the potential from contamination, whether you grow your own food or buy it at the market,” said Marisa Bunning, an... Read more
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iol.co.za
Pupils turned away from unfinished schoolJohannesburg - The first day of the 2016 academic year started with district of
Pupils turned away from unfinished school
iol.co.za / Posted 22 days ago
Johannesburg - The first day of the 2016 academic year started with district offices scrambling to accommodate late applicants, furniture shortages in schools and hundreds of children left stranded outside an unfinished new school. Excitement that... Read more
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Jacksonville Daily Record
Work nearing end for group updating formula for JEA's contribution to cityWednesday, January 13, 11:22 AM EST That�s when the City Council JEA Agreement
Work nearing end for group updating formula for JEA's contribution to city
Jacksonville Daily Record / Posted 23 days ago
Wednesday, January 13, 11:22 AM EST That�s when the City Council JEA Agreement Special Committee plans to wrap up its deliberations over the utility�s annual contribution to the city general fund budget. Initially charged with updating the formula... Read more
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National Catholic Reporter
Dirty work; Philippine town illustrates crucial role of waste managementHuman waste disposal is a taboo subject. People don't like to talk about it. Pe
Dirty work; Philippine town illustrates crucial role of waste management
National Catholic Reporter / Posted 23 days ago
Human waste disposal is a taboo subject. People don't like to talk about it. People who aren't Anna Hrybyk, that is. Hrybyk has a passion for it. During a career that has taken her to the recovery phases of the 2004 Asian tsunami, Hurricane Katrina... Read more
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Island Packet
Repair, improvements, new construction focus of 2015 Bluffton affordable housing effortsThe bad news is that Bluffton built no new publicly funded, affordable homes th
Repair, improvements, new construction focus of 2015 Bluffton affordable housing efforts
Island Packet / Posted 24 days ago
The bad news is that Bluffton built no new publicly funded, affordable homes this year. The good news is that the town made strides with programs aimed at repairing and improving houses owned by low and moderate income residents. The town's... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Department of Health urges residents to take flood precautionsJACKSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) - The Mississippi State Department of Healt
Department of Health urges residents to take flood precautions
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 25 days ago
JACKSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) - The Mississippi State Department of Health (MSDH) reminds Mississippi residents in flood warning zones to take the following safety precautions: If you are under a flood watch or warning: - Gather emergency... Read more
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The Times Leader
Approve fundingMayor Martin Lucas said the current system of treating effluent, or liquid wast
Approve funding
The Times Leader / Posted 26 days ago
Mayor Martin Lucas said the current system of treating effluent, or liquid waste, uses chlorine gas for disinfection. While this method is effective at killing harmful microbes, it is also dangerous. Fumes from the chlorine gas can be hazardous to... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Oyster shortage looms as wet weather closes farmsOyster shortage looms as wet weather closes NSW south coast farms Heavy rainfa
Oyster shortage looms as wet weather closes farms
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 28 days ago
Oyster shortage looms as wet weather closes NSW south coast farms Heavy rainfall on the New South Wales far south coast could lead to oyster shortages in Sydney and Canberra. All the state's oyster farms south of the Shoalhaven River have closed... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Floods crisis: 'Politicians should come down to see this, not sit in their offices' Flooding near PortadownFarmer Benny Dunlop tends his lambing sheep close to t
Floods crisis: 'Politicians should come down to see this, not sit in their offices'
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 29 days ago
Flooding near PortadownFarmer Benny Dunlop tends his lambing sheep close to the water levelAdrian McKernan and Megan Rafferty inside their flooded homeFarmer Roy... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Lisa Rinaman: St. Johns River faces major threatsYou’ve probably heard a lot about Florida’s water future in the news lately, es
Lisa Rinaman: St. Johns River faces major threats
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 30 days ago
You’ve probably heard a lot about Florida’s water future in the news lately, especially since the Florida Legislature is considering a major water policy bill for the legislative session that starts next week. It’s easy for ordinary citizens to feel... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Proper Waste Management for Developing a Lively CityDue to a rapid rural urban migration, the population of the city is growing fro
Proper Waste Management for Developing a Lively City
AllAfrica.com / Posted a month ago
Due to a rapid rural urban migration, the population of the city is growing from time to time. And according to recent studies, the number of residents has exceeded the three million mark. Such a situation necessitates the provision of infrastructure... Read more
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Standard Democrat
Area counties begin to assess flood damageZak Billings walks a boat through the floodwater back to his truck after taking
Area counties begin to assess flood damage
Standard Democrat / Posted a month ago
Zak Billings walks a boat through the floodwater back to his truck after taking his father, Scott, out to the Billings Hunting Club in Olive Branch, Illinois, Monday. LAURA SIMON ~ lsimon@semissourian.com CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. - He watched the parade... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Toilets Confront Climate ChangeHow does climate change impact sanitation? The problem is that the world has o
Toilets Confront Climate Change
AllAfrica.com / Posted a month ago
How does climate change impact sanitation? The problem is that the world has only one gold standard for sanitation, which is having flush toilets connected to sewer lines, that are further connected to big and expensive wastewater treatment plants.... Read more
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SciDev.net
Toilets confront climate changeThe problem is that the world has only one gold standard for sanitation, which
Toilets confront climate change
SciDev.net / Posted a month ago
The problem is that the world has only one gold standard for sanitation, which is having flush toilets connected to sewer lines, that are further connected to big and expensive wastewater treatment plants. Growing cities that already have water... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
No water for thirsty train passengersThirsty travellers rushed off a Prasa-operated train to get to the taps at Stut
No water for thirsty train passengers
Daily Dispatch / Posted a month ago
Thirsty travellers rushed off a Prasa-operated train to get to the taps at Stutterheim station after they had stopped for hours in drought-stricken Burgersdorp and then again “in a forest” outside Cathcart yesterday. No access to water or food was... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Government Must Step in to Stop Madness of Unplanned Development Around TownsAs we get into 2016, Kenya continues to suffer an acute shortage of decent urba
Government Must Step in to Stop Madness of Unplanned Development Around Towns
AllAfrica.com / Posted a month ago
As we get into 2016, Kenya continues to suffer an acute shortage of decent urban housing. New housing units continue to fall far below the annual projection of 150,000 required to bridge our national deficit. The persistent deficit has seen local... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Urgent need to act on our water supplySir Geoffrey Palmer once described NZ as a pluvial country. File photo / NZME.
Urgent need to act on our water supply
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 1 months ago
Sir Geoffrey Palmer once described NZ as a pluvial country. File photo / NZME. Sir Geoffrey Palmer once described New Zealand as a pluvial country. The former law professor and prime minister meant it rained a lot. In parts of the country it does.... Read more
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