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CBWD water operators speak out against non-compliance of a regulated chemical

Carroll-Boone Water District (CBWD) Water Operators Speak Out Against Non-compliance of a Regulated Chemical Who’s Regulating the Regulators? Written by Rene Fonseca, Carroll-Boone Water District In 2011, the Arkansas State Legislature very quickly passed a partially unfunded mandate that requires most water companies to add fluoride chemicals into public water supplies, not to purify the […]

Water Fluoridation Costs Escalate

Fluoride Costs Escalate Wednesday, March 21, 2012 Becky Gillette The Carroll Boone Water District (CBWD) board will meet at 10 a.m. April 19 to consider proceeding with fluoridation of public drinking water despite not having sufficient grants to cover startup costs. The board will discuss whether to use district funds to implement fluoridation. State legislation […]

Fluoride Suppliers Not Co-Operating

Carroll-Boone Water District’s attempt to comply safely with the state’s new mandate to fluoridate drinking water systems that serve 5,000 or more people could be affected by the lack of cooperation from fluoride suppliers.