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WaterWorld

02/01/2015
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  • Regulars

    • Editor's Note

      • Changing Perceptions

        A video showing Bill Gates drinking cleaned up wastewater from a new off-grid technology recently went viral. The global water industry is full of innovation; it's just a case of finding out where ...

    • News

      • World News

        California Water Service Company has signed an exclusive agreement to partner with the city of Sunnyvale, Santa Clara Valley Water District and Apple.

      • Analysis

        The fall in oil price may be forcing Royal Dutch Shell to slash investment by $15bn over the next year three years, but it shouldn't impact operation costs or a drive a new uptake in thermal desalination plants ...

    • Product Focus

      Environmental solutions handler Corgin was recently called to a small wastewater treatment plant (WWTP) in the Lake District.

  • Upfront

    • Forward Osmosis: Rethinking a Maverick Technology

      US company Oasys Water is targeting tough to treat industrial waters, including those from hydraulic fracturing, with its forward osmosis technology.

    • H2O Risk: Business [not] as Usual

      Water risks are now a major concern for multinationals. Nestlé realised this nearly 10 years ago and made changes. How are other companies pre-empting what could be industry's biggest challenge?

    • The Big Question: Ultraviolet Treatment (UV)

      In WWi's ongoing technology series we ask a question to manufacturers of key water/wastewater procesing technology. Next up is ultraviolet (UV) treatment technology.

  • Regional Spotlight MENA

  • Technology Case Studies

  • International Show Preview

TODAY'S HEADLINES

WaterWorld launches third WaterShots online photo contest

WaterWorld has officially launched its third WaterShots online photo contest, intended to capture the essence of aging water and wastewater infrastructure across the nation.

CT water treatment plants to make significant upgrades under EPA settlements

The cities of Groton and Norwich, Conn., will make significant upgrades to their drinking water treatment plants by eliminating chlorine gas at these facilities. These actions settle claims by the EPA that the cities violated federal clean air laws meant to prevent chemical accidents.

Expert Q & A: Meeting and Solving Industrial Water Conservation and Regulatory Challenges

U.S. Water Services is a leading national provider of integrated solutions for water treatment. Brand Manager Karen Danielson shares her insights on what's driving industrial water treatment technology innovation and how her company is rising to the challenge.

International collaboration leading to cost-effective agriculture water reuse policies

Researchers at the University of California in Riverside and Hebrew University of Jerusalem in Israel have partnered to launch a two-year study of the use of treated wastewater in agriculture, which will lead to viable and cost-effective regional water reuse policies.

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