The rules give utilities a great deal of discretion to use or not use different water treatments — including disinfection for pathogens (protozoa, bacteria and viruses), fluoridation to prevent tooth decay, and corrosion control to inhibit lead and other metals in pipes from leaching into drinking water.As a result, utilities across Wisconsin use varied combinations of treatments, and more than 50 use none at all.You’ll find screen legends as well as D-list celebrities who have been touched by the Badger State. This blonde starlet was born in the Brew City – but she wasn’t exactly raised there.Some of them you probably knew about, others will surprise you. Heather Graham’s daddy was an FBI agent and the family moved around because of that.Tim Farley uses a light and a mirror to check the condition of dampers on a piano under restoration at Farley's House of Pianos on Seybold Road.Farley, 70, started tuning and rebuilding pianos while in high school in Minnesota.
Each utility is subject to state and federal rules that govern how they operate and monitor water for contaminants, which are primarily set out in U. Environmental Protection Agency regulations and the Safe Drinking Water Act.And this isn't even taking into account the large number of rural Wisconsinites relying on private wells, who essentially have to act as their own utility managers and aren't subject to regulations on monitoring or treatment.Different utilities around the state have handled different contaminants in their water supplies, said Kevin Masarik, outreach specialist with the Center for Watershed Science and Education.Mark Ruffalo doesn’t really give off a Wisconsiny vibe, but calls his birthplace, Kenosha, Wisconsin a “very special place” from which he draws comfort.Ruffalo recently landed the role as the latest actor to play Bruce Banner/The Incredible Hulk in I’ve heard that Willem Dafoe can’t stand his hometown of Appleton, Wisconsin.Despite the sassy roles, Heather Graham is generally viewed as a very all-American girl-next-door kind of actress.