Water Efficiency

Evaluating the environmental consequences of water products
Jan 26 2018

When water products and sustainability are discussed...

U.S. students win prestigious prize
Sep 4 2017

Two U.S. high school students—...

Movement on Capitol Hill has increased WIFIA funding an EPA Watersense exposure.
May 25 2017

Tuesday, the White House released its budget proposal. While most of the national news has highlighted the cuts to Medicaid, Food Stamps and other...

2017 Drinking Water Week celebrates tap water
May 9 2017

Water professionals across North America kicked off ...

california drought emergency ended water conservation
Apr 13 2017

Following unprecedented water conservation and plentiful winter rain and snow, California Gov. Edmund G. Brown Jr. last week ended the drought...

Mar 30 2017

Do you ever feel you are about to drown in all the news stories about water quality nowadays? Well, take a deep breath. The coverage is on the...

Mar 24 2017

Representative Tom Reed (R-New York) received the...

shedd aquarium, chicago, water, conservation, reduce
Mar 24 2017

Chicago’s Shedd Aquarium announced an early victory on its goal to reduce...

world water day, 2017, events, wastewater
Mar 22 2017

March 22, 2017, marked World Water Day 2017, a global initiative that encourages...

gutter guard, certification, gutterglove, reuse, rain, gutter, water
Mar 10 2017

Gutterglove Inc. announced that its manufactured gutter guards received certification through Underwriting Laboratories (UL) for NSF P151 and NSF...

lake tahoe california drought snowpack measurement
Mar 9 2017

Oh, how California’s water fortunes have turned. Just less than two years ago, in April 2015, Gov. Jerry Brown stood in an empty brown field—a...

fix a leak week, leak detection, home, shower, faucet, toilet, watersense
Mar 3 2017

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s WaterSense program announced that Fix a Leak Week will be held March 20 to 26, 2017. WaterSense seeks...

plumbing manufacturers international, policy, water, legislation, conservation
Feb 28 2017

Plumbing Manufacturers Intl. (PMI) decided to focus its 2017 advocacy on a series...

santa clara valley, water district, funding, grants, conservation, water, goal
Feb 10 2017

The Santa Clara Valley Water District awarded $87,440 in grants to two projects expected to help the district meet its...

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...

djibouti, water scarcity, ifad
Jan 26 2017

The International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) and the government of Djibouti signed a financial agreement to address the impact of...

epa, water efficiency, practices, utilities
Dec 30 2016

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has released a document that describes best practices and targets for well-managed water supply...

study, research, plumbing, toilets, high-efficiency, pmi
Dec 8 2016

Plumbing Manufacturers Intl. (PMI) and the Alliance for Water Efficiency (AWE) announced a joint partnership on a study to...