Water Industry News

October 15, 2012

The Nature Conservancy released the findings of a study that identifies drinking water sources for 493 cities across the globe. The study, the... more

October 12, 2012

A consortium of plumbing manufacturers and industry trade associations met in Chicago on Aug. 30, 2012, at the invitation of the Plumbing-Heating-... more

October 12, 2012

Typical cation exchange water softeners have been under regulatory scrutiny for many years because of their need for salt to regenerate the ion... more

October 11, 2012

Three candidates are seeking two spots on the National Ground Water Assn. (NGWA) board of directors, with the vote scheduled for Dec. 6 during the... more

October 10, 2012

Major groups and companies are opposing new chemical regulations being proposed in California citing their vague and broad language. Nearly every... more

October 10, 2012

Pilot testing has begun for Water Quality Assn.’s (WQA) new Eco-Labeling Program, which focuses on sustainability.

There are three pillars... more

October 9, 2012

Culligan Matrix Solutions is holding a Commercial and Industrial Forum Oct. 8 to 9 in Rosemont, Ill. Culligan dealers from North America are... more

October 8, 2012

Water-Right Inc. expanded its product offering with a full line of Pentek and Hydronix cartridge filters and housings. Water-Right stocks and... more

October 5, 2012

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency recognized five WaterSense Partners of the Year at the WaterSmart Innovations Conference in Las Vegas for... more

October 4, 2012

Water reclamation and reuse have taken on increasing importance in the water supply of communities in the U.S. and around the world to achieve... more

October 4, 2012

The Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) announced that, along with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), it has... more

October 3, 2012

NanoH2O Inc., manufacturer of reverse osmosis (RO) membranes for seawater desalination, announced it has been named to the Global Cleantech 100... more

October 2, 2012

Culligan's PIT-1 water filter pitcher and US-EZ-1 under-sink drinking water filter system have both been named Consumers Digest Best Buys... more

October 1, 2012

The U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) has released ProjectAlert, which allows users to keep up with USGS scientists as they respond to floods,... more

October 1, 2012

International Medical Corps announced at the 2012 Clinton Global Initiative (CGI) Annual Meeting a commitment to action to address the lack of... more

September 28, 2012

To further advance the Coca-Cola Co.’s goal to replenish 100% of the water used in its beverages and their production by 2020 and support... more

September 28, 2012

The U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) is making available two reports related to groundwater quality and quality control, and well yield data for two... more

September 27, 2012

GE has introduced a line of environmentally friendly molybdate-free water treatment chemicals called FoodPro ST8069* and FoodPro ST8070* to... more

September 27, 2012

NSF Intl. appointed Clif McLellan as vice president of its Global Water Div.

McLellan has more than 18 years of experience with NSF, most... more

September 26, 2012

The Censky Challenge was named for Pete Censky, who stepped down this spring as executive director of the Water Quality Assn. (WQA) after 25 years... more