The Water Expo in Miami Expands to Two Times a Year in 2015

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The Water Expo
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Twice a year, Miami will be a hub for water industry professionals throughout the Americas

Organizers of the Water Expo announced that it will now host two events each year after seeing the success of their 2013 and 2014 shows.

The spring show, planned for June 2 and 3, will focus on irrigation and groundwater. The fall show on Sept. 15 and 16 will be geared toward the water quality, water supply and wastewater fields.

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January 6, 2015

ResinTech Contributes to WQRF Campaign

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Water Quality Assn.
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The campaign has raised more than $1.7 million of its $2.5 million goal

ResinTech and the Urbans family (Denise Urbans, Bob Hader and Michael and Janice Urbans) have made Ambassador-level commitments of $50,000 or more to the Water Quality Research Foundation's (WQRF) Investing in Your Future campaign.

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December 26, 2014

Two Students Win AWWA’s Best Paper Award

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American Water Works Assn.
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The winners come from Minneapolis-St. Paul, Minn., and Delft, the Netherlands

The American Water Works Assn. (AWWA) announced the awardees of the Student Best Papers submitted for this year’s Water Quality Technology Conference (WQTC). Both awardees received $1,500 and were recognized, along with their advisers, at a special ceremony during WQTC, held in New Orleans Nov. 16 to 20.

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December 23, 2014

WQA Co-Hosts Chinese Water Conference

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Water Quality Assn.
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The conference aimed to enhance communication and development of the drinking water treatment industries in China with other countries

In partnership with Chinese media outlet China Drinking Water Specialist (CDWS), the Water Quality Assn. (WQA) co-hosted the 2014 International Drinking Water Development Conference in Shanghai on Nov. 14.

The goal of the conference was to enhance communication and development of the drinking water treatment industry in China with those in other countries. Its content reflected the latest trends and topics in the Chinese drinking water treatment industry, including international expansion, laws and regulations, and research and development.

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December 22, 2014

AWWA: SDWA Anniversary Cause to Celebrate, 'Renew Our Commitment' to Safe Water

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American Water Works Assn.
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AWWA CEO David LaFrance thanks water professionals nationwide for keeping water safe for drinking

Dec. 16, 2014, marked the 40th anniversary of the Safe Drinking Water Act (SDWA), which today includes regulations for more than 90 contaminants. American Water Works Assn. (AWWA) CEO David LaFrance issued the following statement to mark the occasion.

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December 18, 2014

Twitter Chat to Commemorate Safe Drinking Water Act's 40 Years

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U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
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On Dec. 16, use #safetodrink to chat with EPA's director of the Office of Ground Water and Drinking Water

To celebrate 40 years of the Safe Drinking Water Act, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's (EPA) Office of Ground Water and Drinking Water will hold a Twitter chat featuring Peter Grevatt, the office’s director.

The Twitter chat will take place on Tuesday, Dec. 16, at 1 p.m. EST.

It will explore the accomplishments of the act’s 40 years, as well as the challenges that lie ahead.

Participation is simple: Tweet @EPAwater and use the hashtag #safetodrink. 

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December 10, 2014

World Aquatic Health Conference Set for October

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National Swimming Pool Foundation
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The conference includes seminars on public health code, recreational water illness prevention, facility management, advanced chemistry, drowning prevention and fear, health benefits and new industrial technology

For the 12th consecutive year, global recreational water leaders will gather at the World Aquatic Health Conference (WAHC), slated for Oct. 7 to 9, 2015. The conference will be held at the Scottsdale Plaza Resort, Scottsdale, Ariz. In addition, the first biannual meeting of the Conference of the Model Aquatic Health Code (CMAHC) will take place Oct. 6 to 7 at the resort. The CMAHC serves the role of collecting, assessing and relaying national input needed on the MAHC.

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November 26, 2014

World Aquatic Health Conference Marks Successful Year

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National Swimming Pool Foundation
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Presentation on aquatic matters highlighted opportunities for the industry

The 11th annual World Aquatic Health Conference (WAHC), hosted by the National Swimming Pool Foundation (NSPF), was held in Portland, Ore., Oct. 8 to 10. Nearly 400 people representing a record number of states (42) and countries (12) traveled to the conference this year.

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November 7, 2014

San José Environmental Services Department Hosts Photo Contest

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San José Environmental Services Departmen
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Every Drop Counts social media photo contest helps San Joseans save water

The City of San José (Calif.) Environmental Services Department (ESD) is hosting a photo contest using Twitter or Instagram to encourage San José residents to share how they are meeting the challenge to reduce their water use during the current severe drought.

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October 16, 2014

WQA to Hold International Meetings

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Water Quality Assn.
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WQA will host meetings in India, Germany, South Korea and China

The Water Quality Assn. (WQA) will host four meetings outside the U.S. this fall. These industry meetings will take place in Bangalore, India (Oct. 10); Frankfurt, Germany (Oct. 23); Seoul, South Korea (Nov. 12); and Shanghai (Nov. 14 to 15). Please visit WQA's online events calendar for details. Here are the basics:

Inaugural WQA of India Meeting

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October 1, 2014
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