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lead, drinking water, benchmarks, epa, peer review, nominations
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Jan 18 2017

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is initiating a peer review of draft scientific modeling approaches to inform EPA’s evaluation of...

david rager, awwa, president-elect, water, board
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Jan 18 2017

The American Water Works Assn. (AWWA) Board of Directors selected David Rager of Cincinnati as the association’s next president-elect....

drexel university, purdue university, water, research, plumbing, grant
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Jan 17 2017

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced approximately $4 million in funding for two universities to research water quality issues...

astm international, standard, nitrogen, water, measure, test method
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Jan 17 2017

A new ASTM Intl. standard was developed to help calculate the amount of nitrogen in water samples in a more efficient way. The test method—soon to...

water quality association, wqa, volunteer, 2017, apply, committees
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Jan 16 2017

The Water Quality Assn. (WQA) issued a call for volunteers. The deadline to apply to volunteer is Monday, Jan. 23, 2017.

WQA would not...

epa, pag, guide, radiological incident, emergency, drinking water, safety
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Jan 16 2017

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency released a non-regulatory Protective Action Guide (PAG) to help officials determine the best way to...

pool & spa operator handbook, nspf, cpo certification, book, purchase, 2017
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Jan 13 2017

The National Swimming Pool Foundation (NSPF) announced the eighth installment of the ...

epa, du pont de nemours, chemours, wester virginia, ohio, drinking water, pfoa
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Jan 13 2017

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced an amendment to the 2009 Safe Drinking Water Act consent order between EPA and E.I. du...

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

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

tyler gamble, canature watergroup, engineer, commercial industrial engineering
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Jan 12 2017

Tyler Gamble has joined Canature WaterGroup as a sales and applications engineer in the company’s Commercial Industrial Engineering Group.

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association of pool and spa professionals, national swimming pool foundation
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Jan 11 2017

The Boards of Directors of the Association of Pool & Spa Professionals (APSP) and the National Swimming Pool Foundation (NSPF) announced...

shane snyder, agilent, water quality research, emerging contaminants
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Jan 11 2017

Agilent Technologies Inc. announced that Shane Snyder, Ph.D., has received an Agilent Thought Leader Award in recognition of his research in water...

pmi international, executive director, apply, careers
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Jan 10 2017

The Board of Directors for Plumbing Manufacturers Intl. (PMI) announced that Kittleman & Associates LLC, a Chicago-based national...

new hampshire, well water, pfoa, bottled water, bedford, saint-gobain
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Jan 10 2017

Nearly 100 homes in the town of Bedford, N.H., are being provided bottled water after a potentially cancer-causing chemical was found in private...

nestle, groundwater, michigan, pumping, mecosta county, comments
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Jan 9 2017

Nestle Waters North America (NWNA) announced a $36-million expansion of its Ice Mountain plant in Mecosta County, Mich. As part of the...

epa, water quality standards, clean water act, tribal government
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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...

epa, lead-free, plumbing, pipes, water, drinking, rule, regulation
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Jan 6 2017

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced it will issue a proposal to update existing regulations as outlined in the Reduction of...

new hampshire, water, well, contaminants, superfund site, landfill, safety
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Jan 6 2017

Residents in Greenland, Hampton and Rye, N.H., have raised concerns over contaminated water wells in the area. The residents are worried that...

pauli undesser, executive director, water quality association, wqa
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Jan 5 2017

The Water Quality Assn. (WQA) board of directors named Pauli Undesser the association’s new executive director. Her new role officially began Jan...

holly johnson churman, water standard, international desalination, fellow, award
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Jan 5 2017

The International Desalination Assn. (IDA) announced that Holly Johnson Churman, P.E., technology manager for Water Standard, has been named the...