Water Quality

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...
Aquavus, water purifying
Nov 12 2014
It is no secret that a shortage of clean drinking water is a major issue all over the world. According to the World Health Organization, unsafe...
Research, Water, Climate Change, EPA, Algal Bloom
Oct 24 2014
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced that 105 graduate students across the nation will receive $8.6 million in Science to Achieve...
Drinking Water, EPA, strontium, health
Oct 21 2014
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) made a preliminary determination to regulate strontium in the nation's drinking water. Strontium is a...
Texas Dental Clinic VistaClear Filtration System
Oct 10 2014
Dr. John Hucklebridge, a Plano, Texas, cosmetic dentist with 25 years of dental experience, is using a new water treatment system to provide a...
Johnson Foundation at Wingspread U.S. Freshwater Crisis Report WEFTEC
Sep 19 2014
Since 2008, an alliance between leading businesses, farmers and environmental nongovernmental organization has worked to positively affect the way...
Water Quality Assn. USGS Study Pennsylvania Water Wells Arsenic Levels
Apr 23 2013
A report released by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) showing that one in five private wells in Pennsylvania faces elevated arsenic levels, offered...
Jul 30 2012
The northeastern Indian state of Assam is suffering from its worst flooding in three decades. Millions were made homeless by incessant rains, which...
Caloosahatchee river pollution algae outbreak
Jul 24 2012
On behalf of Florida Wildlife Federation, Conservancy of Southwest Florida and the Environmental Confederation of Southwest Florida, Earthjustice...
its_arsenic_test_kit
Jul 23 2012
The state of Ohio is determining regions with elevated arsenic levels in groundwater by collecting water samples from homes and public water systems...
Jul 16 2012
Some residents in parts of two Southern California counties may notice a musty taste and odor in their tap water, but it is an aesthetic problem...
Jul 10 2012
The Coca-Cola Co. has developed and tested at commercial scale a first-of-its-kind beverage process water recovery system to produce high-quality...
Jul 5 2012
Guillermo Guzman, founder of Wishing Well International Foundation (WWIF), had a chance to spend time with the management of the Good Samaritan...
Jun 29 2012
After testing 300 samples, the Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) found that 100% of the bottled water samples tested for toxins known as...
Jun 29 2012
ELGA LabWater, global laboratory water brand of Veolia Water Solutions & Technologies, has been awarded the contract to supply and install an...
Jun 28 2012
Potentially harmful levels of naturally occurring arsenic, uranium, radium, radon and manganese have been found in some bedrock groundwater that...
Jun 28 2012
The Coca-Cola Co. and the Coca-Cola Africa Foundation recently announced a $3.5 million commitment to the U.S. Water Partnership (USWP) to advance...
Jun 27 2012
The Sand County Foundation joined Dane County Executive Joe Parisi, the Madison Metropolitan Sewerage District (MMSD) and other partners to announce...
Jun 26 2012
The state of Maryland recently passed legislation to provide more funding to improve the quality of the Chesapeake Bay, storm water pollution rates...
Jun 26 2012
Unilever, in partnership with Population Services Intl. (PSI), announced the launch of Waterworks, a not-for-profit program that will provide saf,e...