Water Conservation

Event highlights Wisconsin water
Aug 25 2017

A. O. Smith Corp. and The Water Council announced they will host ...

Senators introduce water legislation
Aug 2 2017

Senators Tom Udall (D-N.M.) and Rob Portman (R-Ohio) introduced the Water Efficiency Improvement Act of 2017. The bipartisan legislation would...

Funding protects Montana water quality
Jul 31 2017

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has awarded $2,057,000 to the Montana Department of Environmental Quality (MDEQ) to help protect...

Study shows treatment helps use of greywater in arid regions
Jul 13 2017

Researchers at the Ben-Gurion University of the Negev (BGU) ...

New bill to expand availability of resources for water infrastructure projects
May 23 2017

Senators John Boozman (R-Ark.) and Ben Cardin (D-Md.) introduced the “Clean, Safe, Reliable Water Infrastructure Act” (S. 1137) to bring...

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Apr 6 2017

Speakman announced its partnerships with local nonprofits to conserve and improve water quality in Delaware.

This past year, Speakman met...

xylem, volunteer, employees, challenge, locations
Apr 4 2017

Xylem Inc. launched a month-long volunteer challenge for Xylem colleagues...

nrdc, trump, administration, epa, clean water rule
Mar 17 2017

The Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC) and the National Wildlife Federation asked the U.S. Supreme Court to reject a Trump...

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Feb 9 2017

The American Water Works Assn. announced that CEO David LaFrance has joined the...

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

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

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...

Feb 3 2017

With so much talk in the water industry about the effects drought and water scarcity have on water supply and quality, it can be strange to think...

san antonio, desalination, water, sources, aquifer, texas, drought
Jan 31 2017

The San Antonio Water System (SAWS) introduced a new drinking water source for the city: desalination. This drought-resistant source will help San...

Waukesha, Wisconsin, water, wastewater, treatment, Lake Michigan, pipe
Jan 19 2017

In Waukesha, Wis., a feud is brewing between the Great Lakes and Saint Lawrence Cities Initiative (GLSLC), a group of U.S. and Canadian mayors,...

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Oct 25 2016

Waterless Co. Inc. released the annual water footprint statistics for the top 10 water-using countries in the world.

Water consumption is...

culligan, sea water, desalination, plant, water reuse, italy, europe
Oct 18 2016

Culligan launched the SW Evo Sea Water Reverse Osmosis Desalinator—a skid-mounted seawater reverse osmosis (SWRO) treatment plant suitable for...

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Oct 11 2016

On Oct. 10 in Brisbane, Australia, 200 leaders from the public and private sectors, including government ministers, business and civil society...

new england, massachusetts, drought, isotopes, water
Oct 5 2016

University of Massachusetts, Amherst, hydrologist David Boutt analyzed the current severe drought in parts of New England. According to Boutt, the...

Sep 28 2016

The owners and managers of commercial buildings always have two things on their minds: tenant satisfaction and new ways to control costs.

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