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EPA invites projects to apply for drinking water infrastructure funds
EPA invites projects to apply for drinking water infrastructure funds
Nov 9 2018
The U.S. EPA invited 39 projects in 16 states and D.C. to apply for Water Infrastructure Finance and Innovation Act (WIFIA) loans. Together, the…
Nov 8 2018
The UltraPen PT5 dissolved oxygen (DO) and temperature test pen is designed to be accurate, fast and simple to use in diverse water quality…
Nov 8 2018
EWQA Fall Conference Provides Networking Opportunities The Eastern Water Quality Assn. (EWQA) hosted their annual Fall Conference at the Kalahari…
High levels of water treatment byproduct in drinking water
High levels of water treatment byproduct in drinking water
Nov 8 2018
The Leominster Water Department of Leominster, Mass., notified residents and businesses that the department has discovered haloacetic acids in the…
Interview with researcher on engineered sand water filtration solution
Joe Charbonnet
Nov 7 2018
With water scarcity plaguing many areas of the world, researchers are searching for ways to maximize the availability of freshwater.  Oftentimes, the…
Nov 7 2018
A Northern California indoor plant cultivation facility sought an effective treatment solution for both source water and irrigation reuse. The…
Nov 7 2018
Update 11/7/18: Since this article went to press, President Donald J. Trump signed American's Water Infrastructure Act of 2018, authorizing the…
Nov 7 2018
It is certainly no secret that business increases when the economy is booming. For those of us with the ability to recollect the past decade, we have…
Nov 7 2018
Today in the U.S., potable water safety is no longer a given. In fact, 2016 research from the Kaiser Family Foundation found that only one in three…
Content that can help customers answer questions or solve problems is ideal.
Content that can help customers answer questions or solve problems is ideal.
Nov 7 2018
One of the benefits of the disruption economy is that just about anyone with a laptop and a smartphone has the capability to create and distribute…
Nov 7 2018
I love to be outdoors, and at times I struggle to disconnect, so last year, in an effort to find a way to do both, I took a beginner backpacking…
Rocky Mountain Water Conditioning’s service area extends from northern Colorado to an hour south of Denver, treating a diverse array of water quality problems.
Rocky Mountain Water Conditioning’s service area extends from northern Colorado to an hour south of Denver, treating a diverse array of water quality problems.
Nov 7 2018
After vacationing in Colorado three times, Tom Kinnane and Michelle Rucks knew they wanted to leave the East Coast and move to the mountainous region…
Nov 7 2018
With midterm elections held early this month, Americans have politics on the brain. In the water quality industry, national concerns are at the…
Virginia awards water quality improvement funds
Virginia awards water quality improvement funds
Nov 7 2018
The Virginia Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) awarded more than $3 million to localities for water quality projects. Available through the…
Groundwater contamination at former gas station remediated
Groundwater contamination at former gas station remediated
Nov 6 2018
Groundwater cleanup efforts surrounding two former gas stations in Great Falls, Va., was successfully completed, according to a final reported…
Ohio EPA adopts new lead contamination rules
Ohio EPA adopts new lead contamination rules
Nov 5 2018
The Ohio EPA released new regulations regarding how Ohio public water systems must alert residents and businesses when lead services lines are being…
San Diego schools discovered lead contamination in drinking water
San Diego schools discovered lead contamination in drinking water
Nov 5 2018
On Nov. 2, San Diego Unified School District shut off drinking water at three schools that showed elevated levels of lead. Lead levels above the…
Chicago reports elevated lead levels in metered homes
Chicago reports elevated lead levels in metered homes
Nov 2 2018
The city of Chicago reported that a subset of homes with city-installed water meters have lead levels above the federal standard of 15 ppb, according…
Senators introduce drinking water act for low-income and small system assistance
Senators introduce drinking water act for low-income and small system assistance
Nov 2 2018
Sen. Ben Cardin (D-MD) and co-sponsor Sen. Roger Wicker (R-MS) introduced the Low-Income Water Customer Assistance Programs Act of 2018 to the U.S.…
Pittsburgh receives funds for lead service line replacement and drinking water improvement
Pittsburgh receives funds for lead service line replacement
Nov 1 2018
The Pennsylvania Infrastructure Investment Authority approved a nearly $50 million low-interest loan and grant to the Pittsburgh Water and Sewer…
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