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2011-03-10 09:05:00

DALLAS, March 10, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Every day, 850 water main breaks occur in North America at an annual repair cost of over $3 billion. Today a new website, www.watermainbreakclock.com, was launched to track the jaw-dropping cumulative price tag to taxpayers of the high costs associated with repairs, replacement and more. Corrosion of old-technology pipe materials remains the leading cause of leaks and breaks that are degrading our water delivery and sewage treatment systems, which...


Word of the Day
penuche
  • A fudgelike confection of brown sugar, cream or milk, and chopped nuts.
'Penuche' is a variant of 'panocha,' a coarse grade of sugar made in Mexico. 'Panocha' probably comes from the Spanish 'panoja, panocha,' ear of grain.
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