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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 17 2019
PWQA Legislative Days The Pacific Water Quality Assn. (PWQA) opened registration for the 2019 PWQA Legislative Days. The annual event will be held…
May 16 2019
A J.D. Power 2019 Water Utility Residential Customer Satisfaction Study addressed water quality issues and provided insight into customer…
May 15 2019
Officials from Newark, N.J., have announced that orthophosphates are being added to the city’s water system to reduce high levels of lead in drinking…
May 14 2019
A new Legionella prevention model has been reported. The tool was designed by J. David Krause, Ph.D., MSPH, CIH, the vice chair of AIHA’s Indoor Air…
May 13 2019
A report has found that individuals in almost every state in the U.S. are exposed to per- and polyfluoralkyl substances (PFAS) in drinking water. The…
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 9 2019
The Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) has announced that the sampling of drinking water will start near the end of May. Currently, they…
May 8 2019
A new study from Circulation: Cardiovascular Imaging, an American Heart Assn. journal, found that young adults free of diabetes and cardiovascular…
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…
Apr 30 2019
On April 25, the U.S. EPA released the draft interim guidance for addressing groundwater contaminated with perfluorooctanoic acid (PFOA) and/or…
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…
Water testing turns up above action level amounts of lead in seven schools in Hammond, Ind.
Water testing turns up above action level amounts of lead in seven schools in Hammond, Ind.
Apr 25 2019
In Hammond, Ind., seven schools in the city of Hammond tested above action levels in the district's recent round of sampling for lead in drinking…
Arsenic in some bottled water brands at unsafe levels including Keurig Dr Pepper
Arsenic in some bottled water brands are at unsafe levels including Keurig Dr Pepper.
Apr 24 2019
Arsenic has been found at unsafe levels in some bottled water brands including Keurig Dr Pepper, according to Consumer Reports. According to Consumer…
There is now a new challenge for rebuilding in Paradise, Calif.,– toxic drinking water
There is now a new challenge for rebuilding in Paradise, Calif.,– toxic drinking water.
Apr 23 2019
The drinking water in Paradise, Calif., where 85 people died in the worst wildfire in state history, has been contaminated with the cancer-causing…
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