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Nov 8 2019
A wastewater treatment plant in Somerset County, N.J., that discharges into the Kennebec River accepted more than 250,000 gal of runoff from a…
Nov 8 2019
LaMotte Co. Celebrates 100 Years In October of 1919, Frank LaMotte decided to leave his position at DuPont to start a company making pH indicators…
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
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
To combat the global water crisis, a sponge-like nanomaterial, designed to be used in existing dehumidifiers, is being used to help heating,…
Oct 30 2019
In an effort to alleviate water scarcity, wood-to-energy deployed water (WEDEW) is being used to convert agricultural waste into water and biochar,…
Oct 29 2019
Michigan’s Department of Environment, Great Lakes & Energy (EGLE) found three private residential wells in northern Kalamazoo County with per-…
Oct 28 2019
Test samples of synthetic turf by the Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility (PEER) and the Ecology Center found per- and polyfluoroalkyl…
Oct 25 2019
State officials in Windsor, Conn. are debating the need to test private drinking water wells for per- and polyfluoroalkyl substance (PFAS)…
Oct 24 2019
Plumbing Manufacturers International Deems Proposed Lead and Copper Rule Revisions "An Important Step Forward" Plumbing Manufacturers International…
Oct 24 2019
Bellmawr Borough, N.J., is in the process of shutting down its Warren Avenue water treatment facility after the New Jersey Department of…
Oct 23 2019
The U.S. EPA issued a new proposal with the aim of improving how the nation tests for lead and copper in drinking water, according to the Washington…
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 18 2019
FIJI Water has announced it is in the process of making all of its bottles from 100% recycled plastic (rPET) by 2025.  In a press release, 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…
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