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January 2005: Volume 47, Number 1

Underground Storage Tanks in the U.S.
by Kelly A. Reynolds

Underground storage tanks (USTs) are single or multiple tank systems, with connected pipes, that are submerged a minimum of 10 percent underground. More than two decades ago, an exposé by the CBS program 60 Minutes opened the nation’s eyes to the problems associated with leaking underground storage tanks (LUST) and the impact on drinking and recreational water supplies...

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For earlier columns in this category, click on the link below or hit the 'List All' button.
Groundwater Vulnerability to Microbial Contamination  December 2004
Assuring Water Quality in the Eye of a Hurricane  November 2004
Risk Perceptions of Waterborne Disease  October 2004
Adenovirus--Balancing Water Treatment Challenges  September 2004
Life in the Distribution System: Monitoring Biofilm Formation Potentials  August 2004
Predicting Future Needs: Microbial Water Quality Monitoring and Control  July 2004
Drinking Water Contaminants Linked Again to Fetal Death  June 2004
A Review of Public Water System Compliance  May 2004
Sodium Intake Levels and Softened Water—A Cause?  April 2004
Cyanobacteria -- Natural Organisms with Toxic Effects  March 2004
Acrylonitriles -- Settling on an Industry Standard  February 2004
Do We Need Drinking Water Treatment at the Tap? -- A Rebuttal to the WET Study  January 2004