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May 21 2019
The Water Environment Federation (WEF) announced the selection of 53 high school students as the 2019 state winners of the U.S. Stockholm Junior…
May 20 2019
The U.S. has reached a deal to lift tariffs imposed on industrial metals imported from Canada and Mexico. According to The Washington Post, the lift…
May 16 2019
A J.D. Power 2019 Water Utility Residential Customer Satisfaction Study addressed water quality issues and provided insight into customer…
May 10 2019
Every 10 years, the state of Minnesota monitors local stream quality. This process is called intensive water monitoring. According to the Austin…
May 6 2019
May 5 was the start of the American Water Works Assn.’s (AWWA) Drinking Water Week. For more than 40 years, AWWA has celebrated Drinking Water Week.…
ResinTech breaks ground on New Jersey plant
ResinTech breaks ground on New Jersey plant.
May 3 2019
ResinTech Breaks Ground on Headquarters ResinTech Inc. broke ground on its new global headquarters in Camden, N.J. The $138.8 million development…
May 2 2019
The Water Quality Assn. (WQA) called attention to door-to-door solicitations. In a press release, WQA states that any homeowners claiming to…
May 1 2019
The Water Quality Assn. (WQA) has released an opinion survey about American’s concern over the quality of drinking water. According to the 2019 WQA…
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…
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…
Apr 18 2019
In Lovely, Ky., resident Heather Blevin’s parents hooked their property into the municipal supply after the well water turned brown and started…
In Singapore, scientists have invented a handheld device for quick monitoring of drinking water quality
In Singapore, scientists have invented a handheld device for quick monitoring of drinking water quality.
Apr 17 2019
Scientists from Nanyang Technological University, Singapore (NTU Singapore), have developed a portable device, inspired by the ability of the human…
A. O. Smith announces acquisition of water treatment solutions provider Water-Right Inc.
A. O. Smith announces acquisition of water treatment solutions provider Water-Right Inc.
Apr 10 2019
A.O. Smith Corporation has announced that it has acquired Water-Right Inc., a Wisconsin-based water treatment company, for $107 million in cash,…
The City Council in Flint, Mich., has approved contractors to finish lead line replacement
The City Council in Flint, Mich., has approved contractors to finish lead line replacement.
Apr 9 2019
The Flint City Council has voted to move forward with their final phase of the FAST Start Program. According to ABC 12, the City Council voted to use…
A new program at the Colorado School of Mines hopes to bridge the gap between research and commercialization
A new program at the Colorado School of Mines hopes to bridge the gap between research and commercialization.
Apr 5 2019
The Colorado School of Mines recently celebrated the grand opening of a new 10,000 sq ft research facility in Denver that will pave the way for…
According to nearby residents, a proposed change to pollution regulation could damage Ohio River water quality
According to nearby residents, a proposed change to pollution regulation could damage Ohio River water quality.
Apr 2 2019
In Pittsburgh, Penn., compliance with regulations restricting pollutants discharged into the Ohio River by coal-fired power plants, oil and gas…
The EPA Acting Administrator visited Denver on Friday and announced new WIFIA funding
The EPA Acting Administrator visited Denver on Friday and announced new WIFIA funding.
Apr 1 2019
On Friday, Mar. 29, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Administrator Andrew Wheeler visited Denver, Colo. where he announced new funding…
Florida executive order aims to improve state water quality
Florida executive order aims to improve state water quality
Jan 11 2019
On Jan. 10, Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis signed an executive order to implement major water reforms across the state. The reforms include $2.5 billion…
Arizona tribe to develop water quality standards
Arizona tribe to develop water quality standards
Nov 30 2018
The U.S. EPA announced approval of an application by the Gila River Indian Community, located south of Phoenix, Arizona, for “treatment in a similar…
New report details the impact of wildfires on drinking water quality
New report details the impact of wildfires on drinking water quality
Nov 29 2018
The Water Research Foundation (WRF) released a new report titled “Wildfire Impacts on Drinking Water Treatment Process Performance: Development of…
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