Regulations

U.S. EPA Hydraulic Fracturing Study
Dec 24 2012
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) provided an update on its ongoing national study currently underway to better understand any...
EPA E. Coli Rule for Pathogens Drinking Water
Dec 21 2012
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has updated the rule for pathogens in drinking water, including setting a limit for E. coli to better...
U.S. EPA 2012 Environmental Justice Small Grants
Dec 10 2012
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced that it awarded more than $1.2 million in grants to 50 nonprofit and tribal organizations...
Arizona Salinity Committee Salinity Legislation
Dec 4 2012
Focusing on voluntary limits, the head of the Arizona Salinity Committee suggested last month that legislative solutions may not be attempted in the...
Nov 29 2012
In an effort to ensure that America has the cleanest water possible, on Jan. 4, 2014, a new law reducing the amount of lead allowed in plumbing...
nsf pool spa flowmeter
Nov 28 2012
NSF Intl. has certified the first flowmeter for pool, spa and water park applications to the American National Standard for recreational water...
Expert Group Inc. dba Pleasant Springs Inc. Bulk Water Sales
Nov 21 2012
Expert Group Inc. dba Pleasant Springs Inc. has received its anticipated letter from National Testing Laboratories Ltd., confirming that the water...
U.S. EPA Regulations Compliance GWA Drinking Water Disinfection GWA
Nov 8 2012
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) issued a letter and inspection report to the Guam Waterworks Authority (GWA) identifying numerous...
Water Conservation Standards Regulations HVAC Systems ASHRAE
Oct 30 2012
With HVACR systems accounting for approximately a third of water consumption in a typical office building, the need to minimize water usage is a...
Oct 24 2012
NSF Intl. has expanded its collaboration with Laboratorio Dr. Oliver Rodés (LDOR), which has been Spain’s premier water testing laboratory for more...
Oct 10 2012
Major groups and companies are opposing new chemical regulations being proposed in California citing their vague and broad language. Nearly every...
EPA DEP Water and Wastewater Violations Regulation
Oct 4 2012
The Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) announced that, along with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), it has...
newspaper award_fracking investigation
Sep 13 2012
The Sidney Hillman Foundation announced that Erich Schwartzel and Julia Rendleman of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette have won the September Sidney Award...
Sep 11 2012
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has awarded nearly $15 million in funding to provide training and technical assistance to small...
mike mecca_california softener ban
Sep 11 2012
It has been almost three years since California passed Assembly Bill 1366, allowing municipalities to ban the sale and use of water softeners. Water...
water quality product certification_international
Sep 10 2012
Competitive price point? Check. Product quality supersedes others? Check. Performance specifications in line with the customer’s request? Check....
epa watersense plumbing irrigation
Sep 5 2012
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) modified its specification for new homes to enable apartment and condominium units to earn the...
epa drinking water lead regulations
Aug 29 2012
The Water Quality Assn. (WQA) is encouraging industry members to make their voices heard by the end of the month on major changes to the lead content...
Aug 13 2012
The National Water Research Institute (NWRI) announced the publication of the third edition of the "Ultraviolet Disinfection Guidelines for Drinking...
water quality testing
Aug 3 2012
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) announced...