Support BEC

Donate
Help The World
Click Here

Stay Informed

Connect

Upcoming Events

19
Aug

Come out to Upper Bidwell Park and help us water oak seedlings!

 

 

25
Aug

Join us in removing invasive plants from Bidwell Park.

Spend your morning making a difference

 

 

2016 Top-Rated Nonprofit!

You are here

Widespread groundwater contamination risk from chromium | Stanford News

Highlights and Sticky Notes:“People are realizing we have to worry about more than just traditional industrial contaminants – we have to realize that nearly every aquifer has natural contaminants,” Fendorf said. “The question is simply, ‘Is the contaminant going to stay benign in the solid form, or is it going to get transferred into the water phase?’ We need to ensure the contaminants stay within the solids and do not jeopardize our water supplies.”Tags: no_tagby: ndcarter