Tag Archives: Water

Drugs in the water? Don’t blame the students
State News
September 7, 2016

Drugs in the water? Don’t blame the students

UVM study shows down-the-drain disposal is not a major source of pharmaceutical pollution

Nearly 60 percent of American adults now take prescription medications—from antidepressants to cholesterol treatments—and, among other things, there is growing concern about how many drugs are flowing through wastewater treatment facilities and…

Local News
April 1, 2015

Rutland leak estimated to total 8.6 millions of gallons of water

By Polly Lynn

RUTLAND — A major water leak was identified and repaired Saturday, March 28, after eight days of searching for the breach, according to Nate Stansberry, associate city engineer for the Rutland Department of Public Works.

However, millions of gallons of water were…