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Jul 1 2019
For facilities, maintenance teams and building owners, doing more with less is the rule and no longer the exception. With shrinking budgets, cost…
Jul 1 2019
The Senate voted to require the military and the U.S. EPA to set drinking water standards for per- and polyfluoralkyl substances (PFAS). The National…
Jul 1 2019
In 1962, Rachel Carson published her seminal environmental work “Silent Spring” with the dedication, “To Albert Schweitzer, who said ‘Man has lost…
The business originally focused on well drilling. Sonic drill rigs commonly are used for exploratory purposes for mining clients.
The business originally focused on well drilling. Sonic drill rigs commonly are used for exploratory purposes for mining clients.
Jul 1 2019
In 1959, twin brothers Marvin and Melvin Traut launched Traut Wells in Waite Park, Minn., but a tumultuous economy forced them to close the business…
The Water Council CEO Dean Amhaus opens the panel discussions for the Water Leaders Summit in Milwaukee.
The Water Council CEO Dean Amhaus opens the panel discussions for the Water Leaders Summit in Milwaukee.
Jul 1 2019
The Water Council kicked off the Water Leaders Summit in Milwaukee, Wis. June 26 with morning tours of A.O. Smith Corp. and Badger Meter facilities.…
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Lauren Estes, managing editor of WQP.
Jul 1 2019
Recently, a friend of mine requested help from his social media network. Angler’s Lake in Bloomington, Ill., near his home turned murky and clouded…
Jun 28 2019
International Speakers Announced for Legionella Conference 2019 An international lineup of public health and sustainability experts from four…
Jun 27 2019
In the June 2019 episode of Talking Under Water, hosts Lauren Estes, Lauren Baltas and Bob Crossen discuss the impacts of groundwater pumping, as…
Jun 27 2019
The Senate will vote on an amendment to the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA). According to E&E News, the amendment includes a compromise…
Jun 26 2019
India’s sixth-largest city, Chennai, is almost out of water. According to NPR, residents are waiting in lines that span city blocks, and restaurants…
Jun 26 2019
The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources (DNR) have found that wastewater treatment plants may accidentally be spreading hazardous chemicals.…
Jun 25 2019
On June 12, two Michigan agencies warned McLaren Flint Hospital in Flint, Mich., to complete corrective actions to minimize future Legionella issues…
Jun 24 2019
Every water treatment project comes with its own set of challenges. Many times, these can involve selecting the right pretreatment equipment,…
Jun 24 2019
Wisconsin Gov. Tony Evers announced drinking water protections designed to protect the state’s drinking water from toxic chemicals and contaminants.…
Jun 21 2019
Detroit, Mich., school officials announced plans to install new water stations at all 105 school buildings by fall 2019. In August 2018, drinking…
Jun 20 2019
Plumbing Manufacturers Intl. (PMI) CEO and Executive Director Kerry Stackpole testified before the Office of the U.S. Trade Representative (USTR)…
Jun 19 2019
The Illinois Pollution Control Board voted to increase chlorine in drinking water. If approved, the new minimum requirement of chlorine in drinking…
Jun 18 2019
A study funded by the Water Quality Research Foundation (WQRF) showed the economic benefits of point-of-use (POU) devices to reduce health risks in…
Jun 17 2019
A bipartisan amendment proposed may add PFAS to a list of contaminants tracked by the U.S. Geological Survey’s water quality monitoring network.…
Jun 17 2019
Pentair delivers a broad offering of filtration solutions to homeowners with the Pentair FreshPoint drinking water systems. FreshPoint is designed…
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