Contaminants

NSF/ANSI 401: Drinking Water Treatment Units Emerging Compounds
Aug 29 2014
NSF Intl. has developed the first American National Standard that validates the effectiveness of water treatment devices that are designed to reduce...
puralytics_solarbags_malawi
Aug 26 2014
Many regions in Malawi, Africa, are struggling with access to safe drinking water. Urban areas are subject to tap water supplies with little to no...
nsf ansi 60_tamper evident packaging_stitched bags
Aug 26 2014
Protecting the quality and safety of our nation’s drinking water is an important and never-ending task. NSF Intl., a global independent public health...
Ensuring Safe Drinking Water AWWA Book Release Steve E. Elizabeth J. Hrudey
Aug 18 2014
The American Water Works Assn. (AWWA) released its newest publication, Ensuring Safe Drinking Water: Learning From Frontline Experience With...
WQA Microcystin Contamination Open Forum August 2014
Aug 13 2014
In response to the microcystin contamination in Toledo, Ohio, the Water Quality Assn. (WQA) Water Sciences Committee is hosting an online meeting/...
USGS Groundwater Drilling Wells Contamination Albuquerque New Mexico
Aug 13 2014
Scientists from the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) began drilling “sentinel” wells at the first of three locations in the Trumbull Village...
Aug 11 2014
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has finalized its determination that no further action is needed to address the capping of two closed...
Wichita Kansas Chloride Groundwater Contamination USGS Model
Aug 11 2014
Chloride contamination of Wichita, Kan.’s, water supply wells is inevitable unless actions are taken, according to U.S. Geological Survey (USGS)...
Duke Energy Dan River Cleanup EPA Danville Virginia
Jul 18 2014
Duke Energy has completed cleanup work along the Dan River just upstream of the Schoolfield Dam in Danville, Va. Completion of the work was reviewed...
WaterKeeper Alliance Investigation Health Concerns Duke Energy Power Plant
Jun 18 2014
Waterkeeper Alliance released the results of a water testing investigation, first reported in an Associated Press (AP) Big Story. The AP story...
May 9 2014
In 2011, the Water Quality Assn. (WQA) reported in Water Quality Products on the history of lead in drinking water and the difficulties of testing...
Duke Energy Updaters Dan River Coal Ash North Carolina Legislative Commission
Apr 25 2014
Duke Energy's North Carolina state president, Paul Newton, spoke before the N.C. Joint Environmental Review Commission (ERC) on the company's...
pro ox_solid manganese dioxide media
Mar 28 2014
Iron is one of the Earth’s most plentiful resources, making up at least 5% of its crust. In well water, iron is usually found as ferrous iron, which...
pentair_filters
Feb 28 2014
EF-1500 and EF-6000 commercial-grade drinking water systems can be connected directly to any existing faucet anywhere in the home. The systems filter...
NSF Intl. Orlando Florida Rick Andrew Aquatech 2014 NSF 401
Feb 26 2014
Rick Andrew, director of the NSF Intl. Drinking Water Business Development Div., will discuss a new draft standard on emerging compounds/incidental...
NSF Intl. StaySafer Program Food Water Contamination Prevention Hospitality
Feb 25 2014
NSF Intl. launched a new program that helps hotels, resorts and other hospitality settings prevent food and water contamination. The StaySafer...
wqp managing editor kate cline
Feb 6 2014
The year started off with big news in the water treatment industry. The chemical spill in West Virginia, which affected more then 300,000 people,...
EPA Settlement Groundwater Cleanup Mountain View, Calif. CTS Printex ADN
Feb 3 2014
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) reached a settlement with CTS Printex Inc. and ADN Corp. to complete the remaining groundwater...
Water Quality Assn. Mitigating Recontamination Webinar
Jan 28 2014
The Water Quality Assn. (WQA) will host its Mitigating Recontamination webinar on Feb. 5, 2014, at 2 p.m. EST. The webinar will explain where...
nelsen_arsenic reduction system
Dec 1 2013
Nelsen Arsenic Reduction Systems feature the 7000PID (Nelsen proprietary controller) arsenic reduction control valve and LayneRT adsorption media....