Jim Donohoe brings 16 years of industry experience
Wisconsin-based water treatment system company Hellenbrand Inc. recently named Jim Donohoe as regional sales manager of the eastern U.S. region.
Donohoe will provide ongoing support to the company’s current dealer base and also focus on new business development. He has 16 years of industry experience, including sales, district management, regional management, multi-location business and sales management experience.
The grant will go toward implementing, maintaining and evaluating water systems in the state
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) provided New Mexico with a $605,300 grant to protect drinking water in the state earlier this month. The grant will go toward implementing, maintaining and evaluating water systems in the state.
The campaign has raised $1,848,200 out of its $2.5 million target
The Water Quality Research Foundation (WQRF) announced that its Investing in Your Future Capital Campaign has raised more than $1.8 million toward its $2.5 million fundraising goal.
Eleven individuals and organizations were presented with 14 awards
National Swimming Pool Foundation (NSPF) Authorized Instructors have been honored by the nonprofit organization for their exceptional performance in 2014. Eleven instructors and organizations received 14 awards, and were spotlighted for their commitment to working together to keep pools safer, healthier and open. Those who attended the annual meeting received awards just prior to the 11th World Aquatic Health Conference in Portland, Ore.
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.
Program to serve as a model for similar programs across the country
Virginia’s approach to improving water quality in Chesapeake Bay gained recognition from several federal agencies, which dubbed it “an innovative, market-based approach” that will “serve as a model for similar programs across the country.”
ExxonMobil subsidiary XTO Energy to pay $2.3 million for alleged violations of state law asserted by the West Virginia Department of Environmental Protection
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) announced that XTO Energy Inc, a subsidiary of ExxonMobil and the nation’s largest holder of natural gas reserves, will spend an estimated $3 million to restore eight sites damaged by unauthorized discharges of fill material into streams and wetlands in connection with hydraulic fracturing operations.
With dryer air in the winter, people often don’t notice their own moisture loss
The International Bottled Water Assn. (IBWA) reminds consumers that maintaining proper hydration throughout the winter months is important as during the warmer months.
Water storage in California's Sacramento and San Joaquin river basins was 11 trillion gal below normal seasonal levels
It will take about 11 trillion gal of water (42 cu km) – around 1.5 times the maximum volume of the largest U.S. reservoir – to recover from California's continuing drought, according to a new analysis of NASA satellite data.
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.