Regulations

Maralex EPA Safe Drinking Water Act Violations Penalties
Aug 8 2013
Maralex Disposal LLC has been found liable for violations of the Safe Drinking Water Act at its commercial brine disposal injection well in La Plata...
Blue Earth Labs U.S. Registration Disinfection Clearitas 350 450
Aug 7 2013
Blue Earth Labs has been granted U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) disinfectant registration (EPA Reg. No. 87437-1) for two versions of its...
NGWA New Mexico Supreme Court State Law Domestic Water Well Permits
Jul 30 2013
The New Mexico Supreme Court upheld a state law on July 25, 2013, governing the issuance of domestic water well permits that, if overturned, would...
Jun 26 2013
Hydraulic fracturing (fracking) brings two of our most precious natural resources at odds. The natural gas harvested through the process is essential...
EPA Regional Administrator, Congress Member Superfund Site Assessment New York
Jun 19 2013
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Regional Administrator Judith A. Enck and Rep. Sean Patrick Maloney visited three Superfund sites in...
EPA Timmonsville South Carolina Water Violations
Jun 7 2013
The U.S. Department of Justice, acting on behalf of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), and the South Carolina Department of Health and...
Jun 3 2013
Under the Reduction of Lead in Drinking Water Act, after Jan. 4, 2014, it will be illegal to sell or install pipes, fittings and fixtures in...
EPA Da Stor Cougar Den Underground Injection Well Closure
May 16 2013
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), Region 10, has ordered two gas stations to close their underground injection wells to protect...
U.S. Senate Passes WIFIA AWWA
May 16 2013
The U.S. Senate passed legislation that would create a Water Infrastructure Finance and Innovation Authority (WIFIA), a key development in addressing...
CSA Group NSF Intl. IAPMO R&T UL WQA Drinking Water Contimation
Apr 17 2013
To further protect public health, reduce duplicative costs, increase efficiency and promote transparency of human health risk assessment action...
California Third-Party Certification Bill Drinking Water
Apr 1 2013
A number of California state legislators included the bill for third-party certification as part of a package designed to provide clean drinking...
West Virginia Department of Transportation Underground Storage Tank Violations
Apr 1 2013
The West Virginia Department of Transportation (W.Va. DOT) has agreed to pay a $30,000 penalty to settle alleged violations of underground storage...
Water Quality Assn. Sustainability Steering Committee
Mar 19 2013
The Water Quality Assn. (WQA) Sustainability Program will be ready to begin certifying products soon. While some retailers and regulatory agencies...
Revised Total Coliform Rule EPA Water Systems Compliance Regulations
Feb 27 2013
On Feb.13, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) published in the Federal Register the revisions to the 1989 Total Coliform Rule (TCR). The...
Environment Agency Abu Dhabi Illegal Groundwater Selling
Feb 12 2013
The Environment Agency - Abu Dhabi (EAD) has called upon farm, landowners and contractors to cease the drilling of wells without a permit, and the...
Water Well Cleanup Contaminant EPA Idaho Lapwai School District
Jan 24 2013
The Lapwai School District in Lapwai, Idaho, must clean up an inactive drywell contaminated with solvents (trichloroethylene and perchloroethylene)...
Jan 9 2013
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has completed its review of the Consumer Confidence Report (CCR) Rule and has concluded that drinking...
Kate Cline WQP January 2013
Jan 8 2013
Change — it’s one of the few things we can count on, day in and day out. These days, change seems to happen at the speed of light, and while it may...
U.S. EPA Superfund Site 10th Street Columbus Nebraska Record of Decision
Jan 8 2013
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Region 7 has issued an amendment to the Record of Decision (ROD) for the 10th Street Superfund Site in...
EPA  Revised Total Coliform Rule
Dec 24 2012
A diverse group of drinking water providers and environmental and health organizations applauded the announcement of a revised rule to safeguard U.S...