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Dishwasher Detergents With Phosporus Not Welcome in Washington

Dishwasher Detergents With Phosporus Not Welcome in Washington

BELLINGHAM, Washington, May 8, 2008 (ENS) – Dishwasher detergents for sale in Whatcom County must be practically phosphorus free starting July 1. A statewide ban across Washington on high-phosphorus dishwashing detergents does not take effect until 2010, but this year state legislation brings better water quality protection in two counties – Whatcom and Spokane –…

New Jersey Municipalities Gaining Control of Stormwater

New Jersey Municipalities Gaining Control of Stormwater

TRENTON, New Jersey, February 18. 2008 (ENS) – A new report from the Department of Environmental Protection, DEP, demonstrates that New Jersey’s municipalities are making progress toward implementing programs that will reduce the impact of pollutants carried into the Garden State’s waterways through stormwater runoff. The report released last week shows that 532 of New…