Des Moines Sets Nitrate Removal Record; Continues With Lawsuit

Iowa lawsuit requiring rural drainage districts to obtain nitrate discharge permits could have nationwide implications for utilities

Utilities nationwide could ultimately pay a higher price for safe drinking water if feuding factions in Iowa are unable to reach a compromise on nitrate contamination. A lawsuit filed by the Des Moines Water Works against Sac, Buena, Vista and Calhoun counties claims the 10...

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