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Nov 7 2019
The Los Angeles City Council recently voted to start working on laws to ban the sale of single-use plastic water bottles on city property. The…
Nov 6 2019
Gov. Ron DeSantis has announced a new website that tracks water quality in Florida’s major waterways and lakes. The website,…
Nov 5 2019
Levels of toxic per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances(PFAS) chemicals found in Ann Arbor, Mich., drinking water have increased. After managing to get…
Nov 4 2019
In July, Hurricane Barry marked the start of the Atlantic hurricane season when it made landfall on the Gulf Coast, and in August, Hurricane Dorian—…
Nov 4 2019
Powerful things can happen when the water well industry works together, and this was apparent when the Water Well Trust (WWT) partnered with industry…
Nov 4 2019
Hundreds of thousands of Canadians have been exposed to high levels of lead in their drinking water, with contamination in some cities higher than in…
Nov 1 2019
First UV-C LED Product Certified to NSF/ANSI 55-2019 Standard AquiSense Technologies has claimed the world’s first NSF Component Certification to…
Nov 1 2019
The state of Maryland and Conowingo Dam have reached a settlement requiring dam owner Exelon to invest more than $200 million to improve water…
Oct 31 2019
On a recent late night flight to San Antonio, Texas, for the Water Quality Assn. Mid-Year Leadership Conference, I was writing this month’s Dealer of…
Oct 24 2019
Plumbing Manufacturers International Deems Proposed Lead and Copper Rule Revisions "An Important Step Forward" Plumbing Manufacturers International…
Oct 22 2019
A sampling of 30 homes in Oak Park, Mich., this past summer found 10 of them with lead levels in drinking water exceeding new, stricter state…
Oct 21 2019
Norwegian Encore, the newest ship from Norwegian Cruise Line, will carry no plastic water bottles to offer guests when it launches in November. The…
Oct 17 2019
The Maine Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) is preparing a proposal for the 2020 legislative session to gain the authority to cleanup per…
Oct 16 2019
Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s government plans to employ women across villages to test water quality to combat rising challenges amidst India’s…
Oct 10 2019
In New York City, a public installation, + Pool Light, floating on Manhattan's East River changes colors based on the water quality conditions. The…
Oct 8 2019
On Sept. 26, health officials received results from routine water testing at St. Elizabeths Hospital in Washington, D.C., that showed legionella…
The water quality sensor is attached to a steamboat and will collect data on the Mississippi River
The water quality sensor is attached to a steamboat and will collect data on the Mississippi River
Sep 20 2019
The U.S. Geological Survey (USGS), U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE), Mississippi River Cities and Towns Initiative, and the American Queen…
Aug 21 2019
The Meskwaki Nation has become the first tribe in the Des Moines, Iowa, region to achieve U.S. EPA approval to develop water quality standards.…
Aug 16 2019
The U.S. EPA announced $3.15 million in water quality funding in Iowa. According to an EPA news release, three EPA Farmer to Farmer Cooperative…
Aug 8 2019
New Jersey’s Lake Hopatcong has had a major issue with algae blooms. According to NJ Spotlight, the lake has remained closed due to a record-setting…
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