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Oct 27 2020
A car wash called Wash 66 in Quispamsis, New Brunswick, Canada, will be allowed to use a drilled well for its operations if it follows a series of…
Oct 26 2020
University of Cincinnati researchers discovered evidence of a filter system at the Corriental reservoir.  The reservoir was an important source of…
Oct 23 2020
The City of San Mateo, California, in partnership with Foster City, has earned in its application for a $277 million Water Infrastructure Finance and…
Oct 22 2020
Two counties on Maryland’s Lower Eastern Shore have unhealthy levels of nitrate in drinking water.  This is due to hundreds of concentrated animal…
Oct 20 2020
The U.S. EPA and New Hampshire Department of Environmental Services created the Protect Your Tap: 10-minute lead test. This is an online guide that…
Oct 19 2020
Flint, Michigan celebrated the grand opening of a free water testing lab in Flint. The lab intends to foster STEM education, job-skill training and…
Oct 15 2020
Arsenic in drinking water obtained from wells is causing adverse health outcomes in the Indian subcontinent. According to Phys.org, an international…
Oct 14 2020
New research led by University of Hawai'i at Manoa scientists shows that rain brought to the islands by hurricanes and Kona storms can be the most…
Oct 13 2020
The Green Bay Water Utility removed its last lead pipe in the city.  This concludes a years-long effort to improve water quality for residents,…
WQP is now accepting nominations for the 2021 Young Professionals and Industry Icon award programs
WQP is now accepting nominations for the 2021 Young Professionals and Industry Icon award programs
Oct 13 2020
Read about the 2017 and 2018 Industry Icons and Young Professionals honored in WQP's special Faces of the Industry issue here.  WQP has opened…
Oct 12 2020
The U.S. EPA announced an award of $222,000 in grant funding to assist the Hawaii Department of Health’s Environmental Health Administration (EHA)…
Oct 9 2020
60% of California’s public water supply wells tested for per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) contain the compounds. These results are…
Oct 8 2020
In memory of Gene Pate, a new Sound Rivers Water Quality Monitoring Fund was established.  The fund will preserve the long-term health of the Pamlico…
Oct 7 2020
An environmental report card has assigned grades for the water quality in Long Island Sound. According to the report card by Save the Sound, nitrogen…
Oct 6 2020
The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) has named 379 priority watersheds to help agricultural producers improve water quality across the country…
Oct 5 2020
An Escambia County, Alabama, water system is being required by the state to warn customers about elevated levels of lead. Laboratory analysis between…
Oct 1 2020
On Oct. 1, Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer announced the Michigan Clean Water Infrastructure Plan. “The MI Clean Water investment will help us rebuild…
Sep 30 2020
Navajo Technical University and New Mexico Tech are teaming up to address water issues in rural Navajo areas. The teams are starting a pilot project…
Sep 29 2020
The U.S. EPA is preparing a policy change that will be pitched ahead of Election Day. A draft of the final rule obtained by The New York Times shows…
Sep 28 2020
Texas officials lifted a warning on Sep. 26 for all communities, except the Lake Jackson community, to stop using tap water. The tap water may have…
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