Green Technology

Jun 20 2012
Kunal Sangani of Fayetteville, N.Y., was named the U.S. winner of the 2012 Stockholm Junior Water Prize (SJWP) during a ceremony last weekend in...
Jun 19 2012
As clean water grows increasingly scarce globally, more and more businesses are adopting plans to harvest rainwater locally. Recognizing this need...
Jun 14 2012
WaterSense, a U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) partnership program that helps Americans protect the nation’s water supply by offering...
Jun 7 2012
Ecolab Inc. has expanded its commitment to World Wildlife Fund (WWF) to support the Alliance for Water Stewardship (AWS) in establishing a...
Jun 5 2012
William Peace University of Raleigh, N.C., announced that it launched the Rainwater Harvesting System Clean Water Management Trust Fund (CWMTF) Grant...
Jun 4 2012
On July 1, Intelligence Squared U.S. will partner with the Aspen Ideas Festival to present its 62nd debate, “No Fracking Way: The Natural Gas Boom is...
May 3 2012
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) estimates that at least 36 states will face water shortages by 2013. It is a problem not limited to...
Apr 25 2012
As past of its goal to provide companies and organizations with a voluntary solution to the need to address recycling rates, the Curbside Value...
Apr 19 2012
The International Bottled Water Assn. (IBWA) is honoring Earth Day 2012, celebrated on April 22, by announcing increases in curbside recycling of PET...
Apr 17 2012
After the Queen’s University Principal’s 2010 pledge to end all bottled water sales on its campus in Kingston, Ontario, Canada, the university is on...
Mar 29 2012
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is one of 22 new members that has joined the expanded U.S. Water Partnership, announced on March 22...
Mar 28 2012
Continuing to build on the success of the WaterSense program, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is making minor modifications to its...
Feb 2 2012
Commercial reverse osmosis (RO) systems encompass a wide variety of applications. Some applications, such as metal plating or boiler feed water,...
Jan 27 2012
According to statistics published by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), water coolers across the U.S. consume about 6 billion kWh of...
Nov 30 2011
This year’s winning projects for the second annual Top Water Quality Projects program come from all corners of the water treatment...
Nov 4 2011
Hydrofracturing is not a new concept—in fact, it has been utilized by the gas and oil industries in the U.S. since the 1940s. Thanks to increased...
Sep 22 2011
In the words of Alexandra Cousteau, “Water will be the defining crisis of our century.” Essentially, water is running out. Population is constantly...
Sep 22 2011
When McMaster University in Hamilton, Ontario, Canada, set about constructing its new Engineering Technology Building, it used the latest state-of-...
Jul 15 2011
Five years ago, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) launched WaterSense, a volunteer partnership program that promotes water efficiency to...
Jul 13 2011
A few weeks ago, the local electric utility visited my apartment building to give the residents free efficiency upgrades. The focus was not solely...