Contaminated Water

September 07, 2018 - 5:28 am
Kansas experienced some flooding this week, including evacuations in Manhattan and Pratt, and a food safety expert with K-State is warning those affected about the dangers of contaminated floodwater. Commercially canned products that have been damaged by flooding should be thrown out, including...
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Dreamstime
January 12, 2018 - 8:23 pm
Kansas lawmakers want to be better alerted after short notice that a city was authorized to release nitrogen-contaminated water into the Kansas River. Sen. Rob Olson, (R-Olathe), said Thursday that he wants Lawrence's contaminated water releases to not become normal operating practice. He also said...
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Dreamstime
November 10, 2017 - 9:40 pm
LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) — The city of Lawrence will be allowed to release millions of gallons of nitrogen-contaminated water into the Kansas River. The Kansas Department of Health and Environment authorized the city to release the water from the former Farmland fertilizer plant during the next several...
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