California Farm Use Of Oilfield Wastewater Prompts Food-Safety InquirySome popular California-grown fruits and nuts are irrigated with wastewater from oilfields. No one has been checking if the practice is actually safe -- until now.
South Bay Politician Wants To Consider Desalinating Water Despite Environmental ConcernsDespite environmental concerns, the president of the Santa Clara County Board of Supervisors says cities and counties should seriously consider using desalination technology to supply desperately needed drinking water.
Storms Prove Too Much For Pacifica Waste Treatment Plants; Residents Asked To Conserve
Reclaimed Water Keeping Lawns, Medians, Parks Watered During Drought In Dublin-San Ramon AreaEven in the vehemently eco-friendly Bay Area, we still flush our toilets with drinking water. But, two cities in the East Bay are making sure the water getting flushed down the drain doesn’t go to waste.