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Mar 13 2020
A new policy report, Electronic Registration Systems for Cooling Towers – Improving Public Health and Sustainability Outcomes, was created to improve…
Mar 13 2020
The Water Quality Association held its fifth annual DC Fly-In and Water Resources Congressional Summit March 3 and 4, 2020. WQP was there as members…
Mar 12 2020
World Health Organization (WHO) has declared the COVID-19 a pandemic.  "WHO has been assessing this outbreak around the clock and we are deeply…
Mar 11 2020
According to a Mar. 3, 2020 letter from the Department of Environment, Great Lakes and Energy (EGLE), Flint is in violation of the Safe Drinking…
Mar 10 2020
The following is a press release the Water Quality Association (WQA) released on Thursday, March 12, 2020, regarding the upcoming WQA Convention…
Mar 10 2020
Bottle water companies may soon have to ensure their products meet the same standards as public drinking water in New Hampshire.  Talk of testing for…
Mar 9 2020
A new water quality lab in Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania has broken ground. The lab is part of Aqua Pennsylvania's effort to protect the public health and…
Mar 6 2020
The replacement and rerouting of more than 3,600 feet of underground storm sewer lines is occurring at the old Buick City site on Flint’s north side…
Kerry Stackpole, PMI CEO
Kerry Stackpole
Mar 5 2020
In Fall 2019, the Senate Appropriations Committee approved the fiscal year 2020 budget bill for the Interior Department and the U.S. EPA, preserving…
Mar 5 2020
With 2020, launching a new decade brings the sensation of turning over a new leaf perhaps more than previous new years. What is it about two twenties…
Mar 5 2020
The International Association of Plumbing and Mechanical Officials (IAPMO) plans to publish the 2021 Uniform Plumbing Code (UPC) in the first quarter…
Mar 5 2020
New homeowners are excellent prospects for water quality products. There are lots of statistics that support this, including results from the 2019…
Mar 5 2020
A new type of water disinfection product is making waves in the water industry:  ultraviolet (UV) water disinfection systems that utilize deep-UV…
pfas, water treatment, emerging contaminants
After PFOS/PFOA were detected in Stuart, Florida, drinking water in 2014, the city of Stuart Water Treatment Plant Per-Fluorinated Chemical Treatment System Project was developed.
Mar 5 2020
It was 1928 when Frigidaire patented a miracle compound called Freon, a new class of chloro-fluoro-carbons (CFCs) that were non-flammable, non-…
American Standard’s Beauty in Motion tour demonstrates efficient products.
American Standard’s Beauty in Motion tour demonstrates efficient products.
Mar 5 2020
The U.S. EPA’s WaterSense program set out to transform the marketplace for water-saving items. After 14 years, the program has grown into a trusted…
Mar 5 2020
The existence of life on Earth is largely owed to the presence of water, more particularly presence of clean and freshwater. Water, the major…
Mar 5 2020
Businesses view the green movement as an opportunity to stand out. As such, they look to recognize and demonstrate their own best practices in…
Mar 5 2020
A new study by scientists at Duke University and North Carolina State University explored the effectiveness of point-of-use (POU) and point-of-entry…
Mar 5 2020
The U.S. EPA has extended the public comment period on the draft Clean Water Act permit for New Hampshire's Great Bay by 30 days. The new deadline…
Mar 4 2020
Bay City, Michigan officials are sending letters to residents regarding the city's long-term plan to replace all lead water lines. The lead service…
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