Alameda Point Tap Water Advisory LiftedResidents are advised to flush all water fixtures for 10 minutes before initial water use for drinking, cooking, bathing or showering.
Stinky, Smelly Drinking Water In Tri-Valley Deemed Safe To DrinkThe drinking water for hundreds of thousands of Bay Area residents is leaving them with a bad taste in their mouths, along with a smell of rotten eggs.
Report Shows Spike In Cancerous Compound Found In EBMUD Drinking WaterA new concern about drinking water in the East Bay Tuesday after a report finds a spike in a compound that could cause cancer.
South SF Neighborhood Urged Not To Drink Tap Water After Tank BreachA breach at a water storage tank in South San Francisco is forcing an entire neighborhood to go without drinking water from their faucets until the water is tested.
NorCal City Wins $22 Million Toxic Water Civil Case Against Shell OilThe central California city of Clovis has won a $22 million civil case against Shell Oil over the cleanup of a toxic chemical found in drinking-water wells.
Study: Illegal Arsenic Levels In Drinking Water Of Thousands Of CaliforniansA new report by an environmental watchdog group is detailing the extent of groundwater contamination across California.
Part II: California Town's Water Tainted With Arsenic For DecadesThere is a town in the Central Valley where the drinking water is so contaminated, residents haven’t been able to drink it for decades.
Fire-Suppressing Foam's Toxic Chemicals Detected In California Groundwater"There are 1.5 million people in California that we know of that are drinking this stuff in their drinking water," Bill Walker of the Environmental Working Group says of toxic PFCs originating from fire suppressing foam.
Stanford University Study Finds Fracking Harmed Wyoming Drinking WaterStanford University researchers released a new study stating that practices common in the hydraulic fracturing, or fracking, industry have impacted a Wyoming community's drinking water and may be impacting other drinking water sources.
East Bay Drinking Water Could Have Taste, Smell During Testing PrepSome East Bay residents might notice that their water has a different taste or odor over the next few days while the San Francisco Public Utilities Commission prepares for tests of a recently repaired backup water supply.
Treated Water From Mountain View Toxic Site Eyed For Irrigation, Potential Drinking WaterGroundwater from a toxic site in Mountain View, treated and basically thrown away, is now being viewed as a source for irrigation and could also be considered for drinking water.
East Bay Company’s Devices Capture Water Out Of Thin AirIt sounds like something right out of a science fiction movie. A Bay Area company makes machines that capture water from the air, technology that could help during our record drought.

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