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Minnesota Makes Splash in Water Industry

December 5, 2005 - A deluge of acquisitions by Pentair, 3M, Ecolab and General Electric have made the state an emerging hub in a multibillion-dollar business. Read More


Well-Water Concerns on Tap

April 24, 2005 - The Lake Elmo resident lives in one of eight households in the Tablyn Park area that must use bottled water after health officials found an unsafe level of a contaminant in their well... Read More


State finds 4 more Private Wells Polluted

April 10, 2005 - Four private wells in Lake Elmo's Tablyn Park area have been found to contain unsafe levels of contaminants similar to those already discovered in eight neighboring wells earlier this year.... Read More


Teflon Ingredient found in North Carolina Groundwater

April 6, 2005 - A coalition of public interest and environmental organizations is calling for an investigation into how C8, a likely human carcinogen manufactured by the DuPont Co., contaminated... Read More


More 3M Water Testing Urged

March 11, 2005 - State Health Department officials are testing wells near Cottage Grove for contamination by two 3M Co. chemicals, but a national environmental group is urging Minnesota's Pollution Control... Read More


EPA orders Companies to Examine effects of Chemicals

April 15, 2003 - Scientists and regulators are raising concerns about the potential health and environmental effects of an important family of industrial chemicals. Read More


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