Testing At Mass. Schools Finds Over Half Have High Lead, Copper Levels In Drinking WaterTesting at more than 1,000 Massachusetts schools last week found that more than half had drinking water containing lead and/or copper at rates above the "action level."
Elevated Levels Of Chemical Found In Maynard Drinking Water May Pose Risk To Pregnant Women, InfantsElevated levels of a chemical found in Maynard's drinking water may pose a risk to infants, pregnant women and women who may become pregnant, town officials say.
Natick Residents Debate Weed Killer's Effect On Water From Lake CochituateNatick officials are switching their water for three days from wells near Lake Cochituate to wells that draw from the Charles River.
Experts: Majority Of Americans Are DehydratedSometimes referred to as chronic dehydration, the condition can contribute to a host of medical issues including: headache, constipation and fatigue.
Nashua 14-Year-Old Named America's Top Young Scientist 14-year-old Deepika Kurup is this year's winner of Discovery Education 3M Young Scientist Challenge.
I-Team: Sherborn Water Tests InconclusiveTwelve homes were tested and two showed trace levels of "PCE" which is a chemical solvent used at the General Chemical facility.
Somerset Residents Told Not To Drink The WaterPeople in Somerset are being told Tuesday night not to drink their water after a cross connection occurred with a hydroseeding company.
Milford Water Co. Slow To Notify Residents About ContaminationMilford residents were recently informed that an equipment failure and a failure to fix it led to months of elevated levels of copper and lead.
How Did Radiation From Japan End Up In Massachusetts?We are a very long way from Japan, so how did that radiation make its way half way around the world?
Curious About Prescription Drugs In Drinking WaterIt's a staggering number when you consider more than 40 billion prescriptions are written in this country every year. The problem is that about a...
Curious: What If I Drank The Water?People have been calling and emailing WBZ, concerned because they drank tap water before finding out about a massive boil water order in effect for 2...