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WV TAP Final Report and Appendices Posted
June 26, 2014
WV TAP In-Home Sampling Plan Released and Corrected Crude MCHM Oxidation Report Language Posted
May 30, 2014
The WV TAP In-Home Tap Water Samplilng Plan document and corrected Crude MCHM Oxidation Report language have been posted....
The WV TAP Investigation of Tentatively Identified Compounds led by Eurofins
May 21, 2014
WV TAP has released a much anticipated report that summarizes the development of a sensitive analytical method for 4-MCHM and PPH and the investigation of sources of additional peaks observed on chromatograms...
Two New WV TAP Reports Posted, Progress on Three Final Reports
May 16, 2014
Two new WV TAP reports are now available for download under the "TEST RESULTS" tab. The documents are listed and described below. The remaining WV TAP reports include the 10 Home Study...
WV TAP Odor Threshold Consumer Panel Results and Public Meeting Presentation Files Posted
April 11, 2014
The Consumer Panel Crude MCHM Drinking Water Odor Threshold Study conducted by Dr. Michael J. McGuire, a WV TAP team member, has been posted on the WV TAP website. ...
WV TAP Health Effects Panel Releases Preliminary Results
April 01, 2014
On Tuesday, April 1 the WV TAP team Health Effects Expert Panel presented their preliminary findings and provided the public an opportunity to ask questions about their results. ...
WV TAP Makes the 10 Homes Study, Initial, Elk River, and Near Water Facility Data Available for Download Online
March 28, 2014
Since the start of the WV TAP project, the team has received numerous requests to release all of the chemical analysis and survey data as it was being generated by laboratories and scientists. ...
Agenda for March 28 Seminars and Public Meeting
March 27, 2014
9:30 AM to 3:45 PM ...
WV TAP Testing Finds 4-MCHM Exiting West Virginia American Water
March 25, 2014
On March 18, 2014, at the request of the WV TAP team and authorization by Governor Earl Ray Tomblin, the West Virginia National Guard collected a limited number of water samples in the Elk River ......
WV TAP Project Team in Charleston, West Virginia for a Public Briefing and Convening of the Expert Panel
March 21, 2014
This press release describes two (2) important and distinct events that will take place on March 28 and April 1, 2014 in Charleston, West Virginia. Both events are part of the WV TAP project led by Mr. Jeffrey Rosen and Dr. Andrew Whelton....
Two Project Documents Being Released by the WV TAP Project Team
March 17, 2014
On Monday March 17, the WV TAP project team will release two new documents online. These documents include a health effects literature review as well as a drinking water odor threshold testing report based on expert odor analysis panels. ...
Statement from Dr. Andrew Whelton and Mr. Jeff Rosen
February 21, 2014
Thank you for the opportunity to brief you today. Jeff Rosen, President of Corona Environmental Consulting, and I will provide you an update about the status of our WV TAP project. ...
Statement from Dr. Andrew Whelton
February 11, 2014
The scale of chemical contamination of Charleston West Virginia’s drinking water has been unprecedented. ...
Governor Tomblin Directs Health Officials to Move Forward with Home Testing Project
February 10, 2014
Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin has directed the West Virginia Bureau for Public Health, in cooperation with local and state health officials, to move forward quickly with a home testing project, West Virginia Testing Assessment Project or WV TAP....