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Feb 19 2020
Washington state has put forth a proposal to ban water bottling companies from tapping into spring-fed resources. The proposal is one of several…
Feb 18 2020
Brookdale Senior Living in Vernon Hills, Illinois, has shut off its water features and added point-of-use filters after a Legionnaires’ disease…
Feb 14 2020
120Water Creates Center of Excellence 120Water is expanding its capabilities beyond lead to include contaminants such as arsenic, Legionella (ASHRAE…
Feb 14 2020
Scientists are designing a new study to test for per and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) along the Ohio River.   Previous studies have shown PFAS…
Feb 13 2020
Burley Glenwood Elementary School is being provided with bottled water after water testing in January showed elevated lead levels. 19 of 58 drinking…
Feb 12 2020
On February 5, researchers from Duke University and North Carolina State University published a new report investigating the effectiveness of point-…
Feb 12 2020
Based upon the responses from Illinois Section AWWA members to the free Talk SHIFT Assessment, we’re seeing some interesting patterns that will shape…
Feb 12 2020
The U.S. EPA has reached a settlement with Pool Water Products Inc. for alleged violations of federal pesticide laws. The violations occurred at the…
Feb 11 2020
The California Water Resources Control Board Division of Drinking Water (DDW) lowered its response levels to 10 parts per trillion (ppt) for…
Feb 10 2020
The joint committee governing the American National Standards for drinking water treatment units has lowered the maximum allowable concentration of…
Feb 6 2020
An international team of archaeologists excavated a wooden Neolithic water well that is about 7,000-years-old.  The well is specifically made of oak…
Feb 5 2020
A water sample taken in Sept. 2019 from the Sanford Sewage Treatment Plant that discharges into Deep River uncovered high concentrations of per- and…
Feb 4 2020
Adidas used approximately 1.8 million plastic bottles and turned them into a football field. Typically, a turf field uses a large amount of virgin…
Feb 3 2020
The U.S. EPA announced a $2.2 million grant to help identify sources of lead in drinking water in schools and child care facilities. Alaska, Idaho,…
Jan 31 2020
NSF International Introduces NSF REG4 NSF International has introduced NSF REG4, which is an independent certification program that allows…
Jan 31 2020
NSF International has introduced NSF REG4, which is an independent certification program that allows manufacturers of plumbing products and materials…
Jan 30 2020
The U.S. EPA awarded Utah's environmental quality department $434,000 to pay for lead testing in water at Utah schools and child care facilities.…
Jan 29 2020
Nearly a third of the 200 groundwater wells in the Orange County Water District’s service area will be shut down by the end of 2020 because of per-…
Jan 28 2020
Talking Under Water, One Water, One Podcast, is now available on all major podcast streaming platforms. The one water podcast is hosted by Water…
Jan 28 2020
Cape Breton University chemistry Professor Xu Zhang is looking to commercialize an electrical device which uses a natural chemical to remove…
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