Contaminant Removal

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Lead Removal

Study identifies school buildings’ risk factors for lead in drinking water

Dec. 5, 2023
Research on Massachusetts schools’ drinking water lead exposure finds that older buildings constructed in the 1960s and 1970s were the most likely to have elevated water lead ...
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Assessment of water quality from soda fountains, water vending machines and tap water from the Southern California area found Salmonella, E. coli and more.
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Water Quality

PFAS chemicals detected in many rivers and streams across Pennsylvania

Aug. 29, 2023
Roughly 76% of the studied streams in Pennsylvania contained at least one PFAS chemical, with manufacturers, electronic control facilities, and oil and gas development as possible...
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Asia-Pacific forum explores international standards for lead in drinking water

Aug. 28, 2023
IAPMO and its charitable arm IWSH helped facilitate presentations at a day-long water forum during a Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation meeting.
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Lead Removal

Breaking down the EPA-required NSF/ANSI 372 certification process for point-of-use drinking water treatment devices

Aug. 25, 2023
The September 1, 2023, deadline for the EPA’s new lead content requirements is quickly approaching.
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Contaminant Removal

Research captures estrogen hormones in water with “smart rust”

Aug. 24, 2023
By attaching phosphonic acid molecules onto iron oxide nanoparticles, a team of researchers are able to capture estrogen hormones from water.
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Addressing Point-of-Entry Water Disinfection with UVC LEDs

Aug. 22, 2023
OEMs are moving away from mercury lamp-based UV systems and investing in UVC LED-based designs to leverage benefits around sustainability and maintenance for POE water disinfection...