Water

usgs, northeast, adaptation, climate change, study
Mar 17 2016
Much of the coast from Maine to Virginia is more likely to change than to simply drown in response to rising seas during the next 70 years or so,...
incamisana, ASCE, inca, water temple
Jan 29 2016
A new book from ASCE Press, Incamisana: Engineering an Inca Water Temple investigates the engineering skill of the Inca and the importance of water...
Pennsylvania American Water Norristown Presidents Award
Mar 27 2015
Pennsylvania American Water’s Norristown Water Treatment Plant, which serves approximately 32,000 customers in Montgomery County, has received the...
Jan 19 2015
Wishing Well International Foundation (WWIF) announced that Mark G. Bertler has joined the team as a member of the board of directors and vice...
Dec 31 2014
Another year in nearly three decades of turbulence in Iraq that saw various armed conflicts and other violence is coming to an end, but also is...
Dec 19 2014
Congress last week passed $1.1 trillion in spending that contains $2.6 million for the implementation of the National Ground-Water Monitoring Network...
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...
Peon, atmospheric water, Waterator, Canada
Nov 6 2014
A small Canadian upstart, Waterator Industries Inc., released a new device for atmospheric water generation, dubbed the Peon. “Peon may look like an...
H2GO Handheld urifier Aqua Research LLC  Indiegogo
Apr 17 2013
The H2gO purifier is a result of Aqua Research LLC’s quest to create a personal water purifier, focusing on ease of use, simplicity and...
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 12 2012
This year's Global Bottled Water Congress takes place from Oct. 8 to 10 in Barcelona, Spain, with the industry gathering to...
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 9 2012
The CoVest Sourcing Network, a Group Purchasing Organization based in Cleveland, has entered into an agreement with Nestle Waters to provide...
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...