Drinking Water Systems

Water treatment plant in Louisiana gets an upgrade
Mar 14 2018

On March 13, the town of St. Joseph, La., cut the ribbon on a new...

First Nations drinking water advisories increased
Jan 24 2018

On Jan. 23, the Canadian federal government’s Indigenous Affairs department announced the addition of...

New York City gets water filtration waiver
Jan 8 2018

The New York City Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) received a 10-year waiver to continue delivering unfiltered drinking...

The new trend for untreated, unfiltered spring water is becoming more popular
Jan 2 2018

The new “raw water” trend has been gaining traction throughout the West Coast and in other small pockets throughout the country. New...

Canadian First Nations face water quality issues
Dec 29 2017

Canadian First Nations communities had 67 long-term drinking water advisories in effect for public water systems managed by the federal...

Sep 15 2017

Alderville First Nation, a small community located approximately 90 miles east of Toronto, Ontario, Canada, has taken an important step toward...

Pennsylvania proposes hiring more drinking water inspectors
May 31 2017

The Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) is looking to increase their number of inspectors to...

research, membranes, ultrafiltration, hydrogel, virus removal, contamination
Apr 20 2017

Researchers from Ben-Gurion University of the Negev (BGU) and the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (UIUC) have developed ultrafiltration...

lake owasco, new york, auburn, algal bloom, water, treatment, drinking
Feb 21 2017

The State of New York has earmarked more than $2 million to improve the drinking water treatment systems in Auburn and Owasco, N.Y., according to...

erik koglin, water-right, clear choice water group
Feb 7 2017

Water-Right announced that Erik Koglin...

Feb 3 2017

Watching a 21st-century America’s Cup racing yacht in action is jaw-dropping. The state-of-the-art catamarans harness a solid airplane wing-like...

wiin, congress, water infrastructure funding
Dec 16 2016

The U.S. House of Representatives approved 360 to 61 legislation that would authorize more than $10 billion in federal dollars for the U.S. Army...

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Dec 13 2016

The city of Flint, Mich., selected Arcadis to prepare a water distribution system optimization plan under a contract worth approximately $800...

Sep 28 2016

In September, Chicago news outlets were abuzz with Mayor Rahm Emanuel’s latest scheme to fund pensions for city workers: He proposed a tax on city...