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Jan 25 2019
The International Association of Plumbing and Mechanical Officials (IAPMO) may not be familiar to everyone in the water treatment industry, but for…
Jan 25 2019
The 116th Congress kicked off Jan. 3, 2019, shaking up Congress with new elected officials taking office after their victories in the November…
Aqua Clear Water Systems has grown to include 45 employees providing water treatment solutions to East Tennessee.
Aqua Clear Water Systems has grown to include 45 employees providing water treatment solutions to East Tennessee.
Jan 25 2019
David and Krista Brewster entered the water industry almost by chance, but have since left their mark on their hometown of Lenoir City, Tenn., where…
Jan 25 2019
The state of Wisconsin is known for its water. Well, it’s actually known for its cheese, but with two Great Lakes touching its shores, the state is…
Jan 25 2019
In this first episode of 2019, hosts Amy McIntosh, Bob Crossen and Lauren Baltas discuss the newly signed Water Infrastructure Improvement Act and…
Emerging contaminants found in groundwater at Flint, Mich., airport
Emerging contaminants found in groundwater at Flint, Mich., airport
Jan 25 2019
Elevated levels of per- and polyfluoralkyl substances (PFAS) have been found in groundwater at Bishop Airport, located in Flint, Mich. One test…
Drinking water contaminants discovered in Springfield, Mass., water supply
Drinking water contaminants discovered in Springfield, Mass., water supply
Jan 24 2019
The Springfield, Mass., Water and Sewer commission announced that sample tests on drinking water in December revealed a rise in haloacetic acids (…
Florida senators propose new bill to filter lead from public school drinking water fountains
Florida senators propose new bill to filter lead from public school drinking water fountains
Jan 23 2019
Three Florida senators introduced a new bill that would require Florida public schools to filter drinking water for lead at the source on campuses…
New study finds groundwater reserves are dwindling in the face of climate change
New study finds groundwater reserves are dwindling in the face of climate change
Jan 23 2019
A new study by a team of international researchers and published in the journal Nature Climate Change found that only half of all groundwater…
Aquaoso and California Chapter ASFMRA release free digital water map for California
Aquaoso and California Chapter ASFMRA release free digital water map for California
Jan 22 2019
Aquaoso Technologies, PBC, officially launched a free digital water map of California water districts, GSAs and groundwater basin priority levels.…
New York state allocates funds to improve drinking water infrastructure.
New York state allocates funds to improve drinking water infrastructure.
Jan 22 2019
New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo proposed allocating $2.5 billion to fix drinking water and water infrastructure problems across the state. The proposed…
Groundwater contamination found across coal ash sites in Texas
Groundwater contamination found across coal ash sites in Texas
Jan 21 2019
A new report released by the Environmental Integrity Project (EIP) found that all coal ash pits in Texas with available data are leaking contaminants…
Jan 18 2019
Blue-White Promotes Sales Manager Blue-White Ind. announced the appointment of Andrew Snyder to the position of sales manager. After earning a…
New report highlights the impact of corrosion on drinking water systems and aging infrastructure
New report highlights the impact of corrosion on drinking water systems and aging infrastructure
Jan 18 2019
The National Association of Corrosion Engineers (NACE) released a new report on the nation’s aging infrastructure that highlighted the need for…
High levels of lead contamination discovered in north New Jersey drinking water
High levels of lead contamination discovered in north New Jersey drinking water
Jan 17 2019
Suez, a major private water utility, found high levels of lead contamination in drinking water throughout the northern New Jersey counties of Bergen…
President Trump has signed the Water Infrastructure Improvement Act
President Trump has signed the Water Infrastructure Improvement Act
Jan 16 2019
On Jan. 14, President Donald J. Trump signed the Water Infrastructure Improvement Act into law. The bill codifies the U.S. EPA’s Integrated Planning…
New Jersey Water launches task force to address lead in drinking water
New Jersey Water launches task force to address lead in drinking water
Jan 16 2019
Jersey Water Works has convened a 25-member task force to develop practical and effective policies for eliminating lead in New Jersey's drinking…
Jan 15 2019
The chemicals perfluorooctanoic acid (PFOA), also known as C8, and perfluorooctane sulfonic acid (PFOS) are bio-permanent, are resistant to direct…
Lead levels in Newark, N.J., drinking water reaches all time high
Lead levels in Newark, N.J., drinking water reaches all time high
Jan 15 2019
The latest lead test results for Newark, N.J., revealed the city’s lead levels in drinking water currently are the highest ever recorded in the past…
Water groups implore Congress for water quality and drinking water funds
Water groups implore Congress for water quality and drinking water funds
Jan 14 2019
On Jan. 10, a coalition of 91 national, state and local water organizations sent a letter to Congress urging water infrastructure funding. The letter…
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