Mar 22nd, 2019
Everybody deserves drinkable, lead-free water. Unfortunately, that isn’t what is happening in Flint, Michigan. There’s been a water contamination said to have taken place between April 2014 – October 2015; however, it’s ongoing and many residents have lost faith in the government to fix it. The crisis started when Flint’s water supply was switched from ...
Apr 11th, 2018
Flint, Michigan’s water crisis forces screening and in-depth health assessments of 30,000 children who were exposed to lead-tainted drinking water. The water crisis occurred between April 2014-October 2015, when the Flint water supply was switched from Detroit’s treated Lake Huron water to polluted Flint River water. The 18-month exposure to lead-contaminated water may have long-term ...