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CSI Water Treatment hosted a training event in Ashland, Ohio
CSI Water Treatment hosted a training event in Ashland, Ohio
Sep 20 2018
CSI Water Treatment Hosts Training Event CSI Water Treatment hosted a bi-annual Platinum Training, Sept. 18 to 20, 2018, at their headquarters in…
WaterStep sends drinking water treatment aid to Hurricane Florence survivors
WaterStep sends drinking water treatment aid to Hurricane Florence survivors
Sep 20 2018
Louisville-based non-profit WaterStep sent a shipment of equipment and tools that produce safe water and disinfectant to aid those affected by…
Michigan town opposes new lead drinking water rules
Michigan town opposes new lead drinking water rules
Sep 20 2018
The Jackson, Mich., City Council voted unanimously to ask the Michigan Department of Environmental Quality to reconsider new lead and copper rules,…
Detroit schools find additional lead contamination in drinking water
Detroit schools find additional lead contamination in drinking water
Sep 20 2018
On Sept. 19, the Detroit Public Schools Community District released the latest round of water quality test results. The results revealed that out of…
Erie Water Works to increase chlorine levels in drinking water
Erie Water Works to increase chlorine levels in drinking water
Sep 19 2018
Erie Water Works has announced plans to boost minimum chlorine levels in the region's drinking water due to new Pennsylvania state regulations. The…
Emerging contaminants found in Orleans Township, Mich., groundwater
Emerging contaminants found in Orleans Township, Mich., groundwater
Sep 18 2018
Two per- and polyfluoralkyl substances (PFAS) have been discovered in Orleans Township, Mich., groundwater. The two emerging contaminants, PFBS and…
Coal ash may contaminated drinking water in North Carolina
Coal ash may contaminated drinking water in North Carolina
Sep 17 2018
Duke Energy has reported the collapse of a coal ash landfill at the L.V. Sutton Power Station near Wilmington, N.C., due to Hurricane Florence…
WQA activates crisis response blog for water quality
WQA activates crisis response blog for water quality
Sep 13 2018
The Water Quality Assn. (WQA) has activated its crisis response blog to assist members and the public with frequent updates about the aftermath of…
Agreement reached on water infrastructure bill
Agreement reached on water infrastructure bill
Sep 13 2018
On Sept. 10, U.S. Senate and House lawmakers reached an agreement on America’s Water Infrastructure Act of 2018. Next, the bipartisan legislation…
Hog waste and coal ash pits pose threat to water quality as Hurricane Florence looms
Hog waste and coal ash pits pose threat to water quality as Hurricane Florence looms
Sep 13 2018
Hog farmers near the North Carolina coast have been hurrying to lower waste pools as Hurricane Florence nears the East Coast. The open-air waste…
Bottled water pallets discovered untouched post-Hurricane Maria
Bottled water pallets discovered untouched post-Hurricane Maria
Sep 13 2018
New photos have revealed millions of water bottles intended for survivors of Hurricane Maria sitting on a runway in Ceiba, Puerto Rico, more than a…
Residents prepare for Hurricane Florence with bottled water
Residents prepare for Hurricane Florence with bottled water
Sep 11 2018
As Hurricane Florence nears the East Coast, residents are stocking up on bottled water in anticipation of power outages and other water quality…
Mid-Year Leadership Conference to become a virtual event
Mid-Year Leadership Conference to become a virtual event
Sep 11 2018
The Water Quality Assn. (WQA) announced that instead of traveling to Hilton Head, S.C., this week for the Mid-Year Leadership Conference, water…
Water quality warning in Denver
Water quality warning in Denver
Sep 11 2018
Water quality testing by the Denver Department of Public Health and Environment (DDPHE) revealed higher than normal levels of bacteria, including E.…
Two Chicago suburbs reach agreement over drinking water rates
Two Chicago suburbs reach agreement over drinking water rates
Sep 10 2018
On Sept. 5, officials from Hammond, Ind., and Chicago Heights, Ill., reached an agreement that Hammond will supply more drinking water to Chicago…
WQA Cancels Mid-Year Leadership Conference Due to Hurricane Florence
WQA Cancels Mid-Year Leadership Conference Due to Hurricane Florence
Sep 10 2018
In the best interest of everyone’s safety, the Water Quality Assn. (WQA) has canceled the 2018 WQA Mid-Year Leadership Conference (MYLC) planned for…
Disneyland linked to Legionnaires' disease outbreak
Disneyland linked to Legionnaires' disease outbreak
Sep 7 2018
The California Occupational Safety and Health Administration cited Disneyland in Anaheim, Calif., $33,000 for failing to properly clean cooling…
Study finds groundwater pollution had led to coral reef decline in recent years
Study finds groundwater pollution had led to coral reef decline in recent years
Sep 6 2018
A new study by researchers from Southern Cross University found that groundwater pollution containing excess nitrogen has contaminated South Pacific…
New Jersey sets drinking water standard for PFNA
New Jersey sets drinking water standard for PFNA
Sep 5 2018
New Jersey has become the first state to adopt a maximum contaminant level (MCL) for perfluorononanoic acid (PFNA) in drinking water. The new…
Energy company faces lawsuit over groundwater contamination
Energy company faces lawsuit over groundwater contamination
Sep 5 2018
The Environmental Integrity Project, on behalf of the Lower Susquehanna Riverkeeper Assn., Waterkeeper Alliance and Penn Environment, notified Talen…
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