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Water treatment systems, water reuse systems and plumbing fixtures are crucial components in helping commercial and institutional buildings, such as hospitals, schools, hotels, offices and retail, meet water efficiency and conservation goals while also ensuring access to safe drinking water.
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Jun 22 2018
Now more than ever, drinking water quality plays an important role in the healthy production of broiler chickens, hatching eggs, turkeys and table…
Jun 22 2018
This May, the Metropolitan Water Reclamation District of Greater Chicago (MWRD) invited my colleagues and I to take a tour of some of the city’s…
Study finds fracking has low impact on water quality
Study finds fracking has low impact on water quality
Jun 21 2018
Two new studies by researchers from Yale University and Penn State University found that horizontal drilling and hydraulic fracturing has had little…
Groundwater contamination cleanup underway in North Carolina
Groundwater contamination cleanup underway in North Carolina
Jun 20 2018
Treatment commenced to remove contaminants in the groundwater and soil at an Asheville, N.C., superfund site, a former CTS Corp. plant. Electrical…
Environmental groups question Trump Tower over cooling water intake
Environmental groups question Trump Tower over cooling water intake
Jun 19 2018
The Illinois Chapter of the Sierra Club and Friends of the Chicago River have provided notice of intent to sue the Chicago Trump International Hotel…
Legionella detected at Wayne State University
Legionella detected at Wayne State University
Jun 8 2018
On June 7, Wayne State University (WSU) in Detroit, Mich., identified six campus buildings that tested positive for legionella bacteria. Cooling…
Arizona golf courses turn to water reuse
Arizona golf courses turn to water reuse
Jun 4 2018
Two Phoenix golf courses, Lookout Mountain Golf Club and Moon Valley Country Club, have partnered with the city of Phoenix to build a pipeline…
Mayo Clinic faced water quality concerns
Mayo Clinic faced water quality concerns
May 31 2018
Mayo Clinic’s St. Mary Campus in Rochester, Minn., closed drinking water fountains and advised patients and staff to only drink bottled water,…
University of Texas at San Antonio receives water quality funding
University of Texas at San Antonio receives water quality funding
May 29 2018
The University of Texas at San Antonio (UTSA) has received a $1,057,401 grant through the Edwards Aquifer Protection Program to remove contaminants…
May 24 2018
On any given evening you can find me on my couch consuming some kind of true crime content, from podcasts to Netflix specials and everything in…
Illinois Veterans Home to use groundwater after Legionnaires' outbreak
Illinois Veterans Home to use groundwater after Legionnaires' outbreak
May 18 2018
Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner announced a partnership between the state of Illinois and the city of Quincy, Ill., to build a new water well for the city…
Chicago Park District closes fountains amid rising lead contamination concerns
Chicago Park District closes fountains amid rising lead contamination concerns
May 16 2018
The Chicago Park District announced plans to shut off nearly half of all outdoor drinking water fountains amid rising lead contamination concerns.…
India rail company charges for drinking water and restroom use
India rail company charges for drinking water and restroom use
May 14 2018
An affidavit has been filed before a Delhi, India, High Court Bench challenging a Delhi Metro Rail Corp. (DMRC) policy that charges commuters for…
May 10 2018
The University of Windsor has turned off hot water taps in six buildings after discovering Legionella bacteria. The university, located in Ontario,…
Apr 19 2018
NSF International has partnered with Homeyer Consulting Services Inc. to provide healthcare facilities with specialized water systems management…
Apr 12 2018
A DNA test method called polymerase chain reaction (PCR) allowed New York City health officials to identify the source of a Legionnaires' disease…
Mar 29 2018
The Highland Springs Senior Living retirement community in Dallas has been under water restrictions after a case of Legionnaires' disease was…
Mar 23 2018
A steady rise of Legionnaires’ disease in the U.S. since 2000 has resulted in greater scrutiny of commercial plumbing and HVAC system maintenance and…
Mar 23 2018
Many pool operators consider using saline generators for sanitation instead of traditional chlorine or bromine disinfection methods. Many feel this…
Mar 5 2018
The Life Vincent Pallotti Hospital of Cape Town, South Africa, has installed a water filtration plant, making the hospital the city’s first private…
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