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Uranium Found in Kansas Drinking Water Supplies

Article: Uranium Found in Kansas Drinking Water Supplies

LAWRENCE, Kansas, November 28, 2008 (ENS) – The radioactive element uranium has been found above federal limits in the drinking water supplies of nine Kansas communities, says Don Whittemore, a geochemist with the Kansas Geological Survey. Now these communities must devise solutions to bring down the uranium levels. Possible solutions include relocating wells, buying water…