Water Fountain Insights

Superintendent Eileen King said she will schedule an informational meeting on the problem after school vacation. School officials say there is no indication that any student has been sickened by the lead exposure, which can stunt brain development and cause neurological damage and other medical problems in children. Meanwhile, the district has warned students and staff not to drink or cook with the water. Water coolers were installed at the schools and bottled water is being provided to the students and staff. Sherburne said the whole experience has been empowering. I have brought about change,

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Mineral Water Up-date

Air Force. DHD No. 2 Health Officer Denise Bryan said it has been more than a year since the department issued the initial health advisory to residents. Since that time the scope of pollution has widened and more and more residents are in need of a potable source of drinking water. The meeting will be from 6-8 p.m and cover topics such as sampling results, alternate water supplies, monitoring of the situation and the status of the investigation. From 2-4 p.m., there will be an open house that will allow for one-on-one conversations. DHD No. 2 strongly encourages individuals to attend these

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The Most Current Info Regarding Water Coolers

School officials received the results March 30. On Friday morning, school officials issued the no use order to staff and students. According to a press release from AOS 98 Superintendent Eileen King, school officials have shut down all fountains and bubblers, bottled water will be used for all food preparation, and Poland Springs would be delivering water coolers Friday and Monday, for placement in strategic locations for water consumption by students, staff and visitors. I understand that such notices as these can cause alarm so I want to assure you that we are addressing the issue as quickly

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Water Coolers Round Up

We obtained this letter which was distributed to parents: Dear Parents and Guardians: I am writing to provide you with an update on our school systems efforts as they relate to the water aesthetics issue at Bodkin Elementary School, Chesapeake Bay Middle School, and Chesapeake High School. First and foremost, both the Board of Education and I are attuned to and understand the concerns expressed by parents, students, and staff, and we are taking steps that are prudent and appropriate to address this issue. Maryland Environmental Service (MES) has operated the Chesapeake Complex Water Treatment

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Watercooler Insights

On Friday morning, school officials issued the no use order to staff and students. According to a press release from AOS 98 Superintendent Eileen King, school officials have shut down all fountains and bubblers, bottled water will be used for all food preparation, and Poland Springs would be delivering water coolers Friday and Monday, for placement in strategic locations for water consumption by students, staff and visitors. I understand that such notices as these can cause alarm so I want to assure you that we are addressing the issue as quickly as possible, wrote King. Although the majority

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In Simple Terms, We Are Harvesting The Purest Drinking Water From Thin Air.

Skyriver CEO Faheema Mohamed said: We have been looking at all kinds of alternatives to tackling the issue of water shortages. This technology has been around in some form for 5,000 years so it got us thinking lets bring it to this region. In simple terms, we are harvesting the purest drinking water from thin air. No need for bottles, no plastic, no chemicals. This is water in its purest form. The units designed for homes produce up to 20 litres of water per day, while our biggest units, designed for industrial use, can make up to 10,000 litres of drinking water in 24 hours. And the best part

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