Contaminants

Ball State Mount Everest Nepal human waste water
Mar 16 2015
Ball State University faculty and students are returning to Mount Everest in May to expand their research into how extensively human waste left by...
pentair everpure drinking water emerging contaminants filter
Feb 26 2015
The H-300-NXT Everpure line of luxury residential water filtration products is certified to NSF/ANSI Standard 401 for the removal of contaminants...
Water and Sanitation Corp. Rwanda Culligan International Kigali City
Feb 18 2015
The Water and Sanitation Corp. Ltd. (WASAC) in Rwanda awarded Culligan Intl. a contract to design and install a water treatment plant to provide...
Mississippi River-Nuturient Reduction-EPA
Feb 13 2015
The 12 U.S. states of the Hypoxia Task Force have devised new strategies to speed up reduction of nutrient levels in waterways in the Mississippi/...
EPA-WaterContamination-CCL4
Feb 12 2015
To ensure continued protection of public health, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has published for public review and comment a draft...
groundwater treatment - Detroit
Feb 11 2015
In the late 1990s, a coking facility in Detroit closed, and the site was subjected to strict cleanup requirements as part of new government...
pippalou-septic tank-ground water-pollutant
Feb 11 2015
Pharmaceuticals, hormones and personal care products associated with everyday household activities are finding their way into groundwater through...
Algal bloom - AWWA - Congress - water contamination
Feb 10 2015
In testimony before the U.S. House Subcommittee on Environment and the Economy, American Water Works Assn. (AWWA) Water Utility...
Drinking water - EPA - methomyl
Feb 6 2015
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the manufacturers of the insecticide methomyl have agreed to cancel some uses and limit use on...
Feb 4 2015
AdEdge Water Technologies announced it was awarded and is implementing a biottta (biologically tailored two-stage treatment approach) nitrate...
Jan 31 2015
AdVantEdge POE and POU systems for arsenic removal feature Bayoxide E33 media technology. The systems require no chemicals, no regeneration and...
Morgue File - Gabor from Hungary - Groundwater - Arsenic - USGS
Jan 27 2015
In a long-term field study, U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) and Virginia Tech scientists have found that changes in geochemistry from the natural...
Jan 22 2015
A recently filed C8 lawsuit purports a 61-year-old Ohio woman developed high cholesterol as a result of consuming water contaminated by the C8...
AdEdge biottta Delano California
Jan 20 2015
AdEdge Water Technologies was awarded and is implementing a biottta (biologically tailored two-stage treatment approach) nitrate removal project for...
Warren County, New Jersey, Settlement, Cleanup
Jan 15 2015
The Department of Justice and the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced a proposed settlement with several companies to address the...
Air Pollution, Friends of the Earth Scotland, Blueair
Jan 15 2015
Blueair, a Sweden-based provider of indoor air cleaning technology appliances, said a recent Friends of the Earth claim that air pollution in...
The Havasupai Indian Reservation, known for its waterfalls, Arizona
Jan 14 2015
Supai, Ariz., is the capital of the Havasupai Indian Reservation in the western Grand Canyon. The reservation is the site of some of the country’s...
Paper Factory, Water Quality, Fouling
Jan 14 2015
The pulp and paper industry is one of the heaviest users of water within the North American industrial economy, requiring an average of 54 cu...
Kanawha Valley, West Virginia, Freedom Industries Chemical Spill, Water, Storage
Jan 12 2015
One year after the Freedom Industries chemical spill that impacted the regional water system in the Kanawha Valley of West Virginia, West...
EPA, Pathogen, Research, Risk Assessment, SDWA, CWA
Jan 8 2015
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is providing information to assist risk assessors and scientists in the development of rigorous and...