Buyer Beware set out to analyze the interior coatings and lids of nearly 200 canned foods collected in 19 states and one Canadian province to determine whether the use of bisphenol A (BPA) continues to be widespread among major national brands and retailers of canned foods.
The disposal of oil and gas wastewater into open and unlined pits puts drinking water at risk, pollutes the air and harms health. California regulators have allowed hundreds of unregulated pits to operate with little oversight. It's time to get California out of the pits and end this disposal method.
In this issue: Take Action on Groundwater: Make Information Public, Solving California’s Oil and Gas Wastewater Mess, Plastic Microbeads Should Not Be Fish Food, How to Save Water at Home, Historic Victory to Protect Our Water, Faces of Fracking
Collaborating for Success: Stakeholder Engagement for Sustainable Groundwater Management Act Implementation
Executive Summary: In August 2014, the California Legislature passed the Sustainable Groundwater Management Act (SGMA), marking a fundamental shift in the management of water resources in California.