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Cloudy water may be a sign of unsafe contaminants.

8 signs your tap water might be dangerous to drink

Water that tastes metallic, smells fishy, or comes out cloudy may be a sign of unsafe contaminants.
In 2016, 4 billion pounds of plastic was used in US bottled water production.

12 facts that show why bottled water is one of the biggest scams of the century

Some Americans get their water for free from the tap. The rest pay for it — at the cost of $100 billion a year.
Members of the 100K team with entrepreneurs in Flint, Michigan.

A Wall Street veteran is teaming up with Victor Cruz and Draymond Green to launch a tech accelerator for startups in an unlikely city — Flint

The group, 100K Ventures, is focused on assisting startups in Flint, Michigan, a town known for its crisis with lead-contaminated water.

Thousands of Flint residents could lose their homes over unpaid water bills

People in Flint are still a long way away from having potable tap water, but the city still wants them to pay their water bills.

Bottled water is a scam for most Americans — but a new report reveals some surprising places where it’s dangerous to drink the tap

A new report suggests the problem is much worse than researchers thought. It all comes down to testing — or in some cases, a failure to do so.

People are furious at Nestlé for ‘rape’ of Michigan water source 120 miles from Flint

Nestlé's expansion of a bottled water plant in Michigan is sparking protests and calls for boycott.

This Bernie Sanders tweet about Flint’s water crisis could be a big problem for Valeant

Shocker, Valeant raised the price of a drug that could help kids in Flint.

Donald Trump lashes out at pastor who interrupted him onstage: ‘She was like a nervous mess’

Trump accused the pastor of a church in Flint, Michigan, of planning to come up onstage in cut off his remarks when he addressed her congregation on Wednesday.

The government needs to spend a lot of money on something even less sexy than highways

We should be spending money on water filtration systems said Neil Dutta of Renaissance Macro.

A mother in Flint, Michigan collected more than 800 neighborhood water samples to help uncover the city’s lead crisis

Leeanne Walters, who helped 800 of her neighbors in Flint, Michigan test their water for toxic lead, is being awarded a 2018 Goldman Environmental Prize.