Fight Groundwater Contamination
Find out what contaminants pose the greatest threat to groundwater, which supplies drinking water for at least 50% of the United States, and is the sole source of drinking water for many communities.
- Agricultural Wastes, Pesticides, and Fertilizers
- Mining Wastes
- Human Garbage Dumps
- Poorly Maintained Septic and Sewerage Systems
- Industrial Waste
- Oil and Gas Drilling Operations, including Hydraulic Fracturing (Fracking)
Support the organizations working to spread awareness about groundwater contaminants and protect water supplies:
- Groundwater Foundation
- Natural Resources Defence Council (NRDC)
- Freshwater Society
- Clean Water Action
- Center for Food Safety
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