Drinking Water

May 30 2012
When Scott Harrison tells the story of charity: water, the organization he founded to bring clean and safe drinking water to people in...
May 24 2012
3M Food Safety announced May 21 that its Petrifilm Aqua Coliform Count Plate has received NF validation from France-based Assn. Francaise de...
May 24 2012
Onesource Water, a provider of bottle-less water cooler systems, recently announced that it has received the Assn. for Corporate Growth (ACG) Small...
May 22 2012
In a show of solidarity with the Wash Away Thirst campaign, the Auto Spas of Maryland will join approximately 100 car wash locations across the U.S....
May 21 2012
Approximately 750,000 rural households in Rwanda’s Western province will receive water filters and high-efficiency cook stoves for home use. DelAgua...
May 16 2012
The global residential water treatment (RWT) market is very dynamic, generating revenues of over $9 billion in 2011, according to a report released...
May 16 2012
Private water well owners should test their water regularly for bacteria, nitrate and anything of local concern, the National Ground Water Assn. (...
May 14 2012
During Drinking Water Week May 6 to 12, the American Water Works Assn. (AWWA) joined water professionals across North America in highlighting...
May 10 2012
About a month after Ethan Wolfe, a 6-year-old Phoenix boy, heard that people in Haiti had to drink "dirty water" every day, more than 4,600...
May 9 2012
HaloSource Inc. recently announced that it has signed a partnership with China's Perfect Water Purification Manufacturing Co. Ltd., a global supplier...
May 7 2012
The American Water Works Assn. (AWWA) kicked off Drinking Water Week 2012 on May 7 with a call to “Celebrate the Essential” throughout North America...
May 7 2012
The Lemelson-MIT Program recently announced Dr. Ashok Gadgil as the recipient of the 2012 $100,000 Lemelson-MIT Award for Global Innovation in...
May 3 2012
Culligan Intl. has declared May Drinking Water Month. This is the fourth year Culligan has sponsored the month-long initiative, which complements...
May 3 2012
There was no change in concentrations of chloride, dissolved solids or nitrate in groundwater for more than 50% of well networks sampled in a new...
May 3 2012
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) recently published a list of 28 chemicals and two viruses that approximately 6,000 public water...
Apr 27 2012
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has finalized its plan to demolish a building, dig up contaminated soil and sediment and treat the...
Apr 25 2012
A wide range of research and development is being conducted to solve the challenges of providing clean water, with a significant emphasis on drinking...
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Apr 24 2012
In many developing areas in Africa, accessing clean drinking water is a serious challenge for thousands of communities. The only sources of water...
Apr 23 2012
A portable solar-powered water purifier designed for use by disaster responders has put a team of student engineers from Embry-Riddle...
Apr 18 2012
A team of researchers from the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health and the Johns Hopkins School of Medicine found that adding lime juice...