Regulations

watersense, pmi, epa, fiscal year 2018, budget, u.s.
Apr 25 2017

Plumbing Manufacturers Intl. (PMI) urged the head of the U.S. Environmental...

california drought emergency ended water conservation
Apr 13 2017

Following unprecedented water conservation and plentiful winter rain and snow, California Gov. Edmund G. Brown Jr. last week ended the drought...

water week, washington, 2017, water, events
Mar 21 2017

Water organizations representing water issues, water research fields, utilities and consumers from across the U.S. gathered in Washington, D.C.,...

lake tahoe california drought snowpack measurement
Mar 9 2017

Oh, how California’s water fortunes have turned. Just less than two years ago, in April 2015, Gov. Jerry Brown stood in an empty brown field—a...

scott pruitt, epa, administration, trump, oklahoma, policy
Feb 21 2017

Former Oklahoma Attorney General ...

water reuse, direct potable reuse, arizona, toilet to tap
Feb 8 2017

In drought-prone states like Arizona, nature and weather are forcing...

flint, water crisis, michigan, epa, sue, lead
Feb 7 2017

According to The Huffington Post, more than 1,700 Flint, Mich., residents have filed a class-action lawsuit against the U.S. Environmental...

Feb 3 2017

In May 2016, California relaxed the water restrictions it imposed on residents and businesses in 2015. The initial restrictions were referred to...

Feb 3 2017

Watching a 21st-century America’s Cup racing yacht in action is jaw-dropping. The state-of-the-art catamarans harness a solid airplane wing-like...

Flint, Michigan, lead, copper, water, contamination, test, compliance
Feb 2 2017

It has been nearly one year since the city of Flint, Mich., retained Dr. Marc Edwards of Virginia Tech to monitor its water after his months-long...

trump administration, epa, usda, department of interior, communications ban
Jan 25 2017

According to ...

wifia, water infrastructure, loans, funding, epa
Jan 12 2017

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced the availability of approximately $1 billion in credit assistance for water...

epa, water quality standards, clean water act, tribal government
Jan 9 2017

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has published a set of online tools to assist tribes in establishing Clean Water Act-effective...

pueblo of laguna, water quality, tribe, authority
Dec 28 2016

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is granting the Pueblo of Laguna, N.M., authority to administer its own water quality standards and...

wiin act, water supply cost savings, law, legislation, u.s.
Dec 21 2016

President Obama has signed the Water Infrastructure Improvements for the Nation (WIIN) Act into law, which includes provisions of the Water Supply...

Nov 29 2016

Media coverage of water quality issues around the country this year spurred a review of current regulations and attention to solutions to resolve...

trump, administration, water, u.s., legislation, awwa, letter
Nov 23 2016

In a letter to President-Elect Donald J. Trump, the American Water Works Assn. (AWWA) urged the new administration to make water infrastructure...

Nov 16 2016

The Water Quality Assn. (WQA) announced it is hosting a free webinar on the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA). The webinar will take place Nov. 17,...

drinking water, violations, u.s., infographic, states, safety, health
Nov 11 2016

According to data reported to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) by water systems and utilities across the country, there were more...