Trends & Forecasts

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May 25 2016
Considering the high stakes of public health associated with residential water delivery and quality, the state of a water utility’s infrastructure is...
Jan 8 2016
Smartening Up the Industry As I began to reflect on ideas for my 2016 Industry Forecast, I came to the realization that 2016 will be my 30th year in...
Water Environment Research Foundation WateReuse Research Foundation merge
Dec 21 2015
The Water Environment Research Foundation (WERF) and the WateReuse Research Foundation (WRRF) boards of directors have unanimously agreed to take the...
Water Council University of Wisconsin Milwaukee White House roundtable
Dec 17 2015
The Water Council’s president and CEO, Dean Amhaus, participated in the opening “Technology as a Solution” panel for a roundtable at the White House...
Dec 2 2015
In the modern marketplace, keeping up with the latest data on industry trends is key to success. With that in mind, WQP brings you its ninth annual...
Dec 2 2015
It has been a wonderful year for WQP—we celebrated our 20th anniversary with a special issue and a celebration at WQA Aquatech USA, attended great...
commercial water trends
Oct 22 2015
While rainwater harvesting and other forms of onsite water reuse have been practiced for thousands of years, the application of water harvesting...
bottled water recycled PET
Oct 22 2015
New data compiled by the Beverage Marketing Corp. (BMC) show that between 2000 and 2014, the average weight of a 16.9-ounce (half-liter) single-serve...
National Environmental Education Foundation Dealing with Drought course
Sep 23 2015
The National Environmental Education Foundation (NEEF) launched a free online course devoted to helping the American public understand the science of...
water treatment equipment market
Sep 17 2015
Demand for water treatment equipment is expected to rise 5.2% annually to $14.7 billion in 2019, according to a study from Reportbuyer. Gains will be...
WQA Water Quality Association Consumer Opinion Study
Sep 11 2015
The Water Quality Assn. (WQA) has released the results of its 2015 Study of Consumers' Opinions and Perceptions Regarding Water Quality. This...
American Water Works Association State of the Water Industry report
Jun 6 2015
Even as prolonged drought grips California, the state of water and wastewater infrastructure and how to finance capital improvements continue to top...
Dow Water Process Solutions Value of Water Coalition Infrastructure Week
Jun 3 2015
Although roughly 70% of the Earth’s surface is water, less than 1% of it is usable, which makes water scarcity an increasing global concern. Dow...
Enchanted Landscapes and Design Sydney Australia drought
May 8 2015
California has been experiencing historic water loss for the past four years. This period of drought has left the most populated state in the U.S....
Duke University population growth water supply shortage
Mar 27 2015
Population growth could cause global demand for water to outpace supply by mid-century if current levels of consumption continue. But it wouldn't be...
Mar 10 2015
The water quality industry has a rich history, and the key to its success is to use that past to inform the future. As we reflect on the past 20...
groundwater treatment - Detroit
Feb 11 2015
In the late 1990s, a coking facility in Detroit closed, and the site was subjected to strict cleanup requirements as part of new government...
Water Quality, Trends, Forecast, Experts
Jan 14 2015
Change is all around us, and being able to adapt to that change is key to business success, whether that means integrating new technologies or...
Dec 18 2014
Dec. 16, 2014, marked the 40th anniversary of the Safe Drinking Water Act (SDWA), which today includes regulations for more than 90 contaminants...
Dec 9 2014
A newly released interactive California drought visualization website aims to provide the public with atlas-like, state-wide coverage of...