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Apr 29 2019
Across the country, many of the areas with the worst wastewater infrastructure are small, unincorporated rural communities with no money, no formal…
Apr 29 2019
In July 2018, Springfield, Ill., encountered a classic chemical upset. The utility supplies the city of Springfield with electric power generated…
Apr 29 2019
When Carol Gibson, president of the Holly Ridge homeowners association in Candler, N.C., contacted the Water Well Trust (WWT) in January 2018, the…
Apr 29 2019
In 2015, under the management of a private water corporation, the Pittsburgh Water and Sewer Authority (PSWA) began using a new corrosion control…
Apr 29 2019
Although water treatment companies come in all sizes and shapes, they all need new and repeat customers to survive and thrive. As long as you take…
Apr 29 2019
When a contaminant is found in drinking water, one of the first questions asked usually is, “How does the detected amount compare to the safe dose?”…
Apr 29 2019
Pocket pH testers are small portable devices that deliver information to the user with accuracy, convenience and affordability. These devices are…
Apr 29 2019
Millions of people each year head to waterparks, pools, and other public aquatic venues to splash and swim without thinking about waterborne…
Apr 29 2019
Five years ago, the city of Flint, Mich., switched its water source from the Detroit Water and Sewerage Department to the Flint River temporarily…
Based in Saline, Mich., American Aqua serves both residential and commercial customers.
Based in Saline, Mich., American Aqua serves both residential and commercial customers.
Apr 29 2019
Although its history spans more than four decades, the team at American Aqua is constantly looking ahead, striving to meet short- and long-term…
Apr 29 2019
Spring has arrived and with it comes change. The past few months have been turbulent at times for the water industry, with natural and manmade…
The Eric County Water Authority in New York State has released its water quality report
The Eric County Water Authority in New York State has released its water quality report.
Apr 29 2019
In New York, the Erie County Water Authority (ECWA) has released its 2018 Annual Water Quality Report (AWQR). The report fulfills the U.S. EPA’s…
Apr 26 2019
In the April episode of Talking Under Water, co-hosts Lauren Baltas and Bob Crossen welcome new co-host Lauren Estes. They discuss water scarcity…
Around 20 million gal of sewage per day are discharged into the Pacific Ocean, just five miles south of the U.S.-Mexico border
Around 20 million gal of sewage per day are discharged into the Pacific Ocean, just five miles south of the U.S.-Mexico border.
Apr 26 2019
The "Clean Border Water Now" program is raising awareness to eliminate the sewage, trash, sediment and chemical waste that plagues beaches and waves…
Water testing turns up above action level amounts of lead in seven schools in Hammond, Ind.
Water testing turns up above action level amounts of lead in seven schools in Hammond, Ind.
Apr 25 2019
In Hammond, Ind., seven schools in the city of Hammond tested above action levels in the district's recent round of sampling for lead in drinking…
Arsenic in some bottled water brands at unsafe levels including Keurig Dr Pepper
Arsenic in some bottled water brands are at unsafe levels including Keurig Dr Pepper.
Apr 24 2019
Arsenic has been found at unsafe levels in some bottled water brands including Keurig Dr Pepper, according to Consumer Reports. According to Consumer…
Apr 24 2019
The Myron L Co.’s Ultrapen PTBTx wireless pocket testers are designed to be paired with any Apple iOS 8+ device via the Ultrapen's Bluetooth BLE…
There is now a new challenge for rebuilding in Paradise, Calif.,– toxic drinking water
There is now a new challenge for rebuilding in Paradise, Calif.,– toxic drinking water.
Apr 23 2019
The drinking water in Paradise, Calif., has been contaminated with the chemical benzene. Previously in Paradise, 85 people died in the worst wildfire…
Denver Water sets an example for water conservation
Denver Water sets an example for water conservation.
Apr 22 2019
Denver Water has a new 36-acre complex which is set to open in the fall of 2019. According to Buildings, the complex utilizes two strategies on…
American National Standards for health effects of drinking water treatment chemicals and drinking water system components have been updated
American National Standards for health effects of drinking water treatment chemicals and drinking water system components have been updated.
Apr 19 2019
The American National Standards for health effects of drinking water treatment chemicals (NSF/ANSI 60) and plumbing system components (NSF/ANSI 61)…
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