DRINKING WATER ARTICLES

Harvested rainwater in South Africa harbors pathogens, finds new study

According to research from the University of Stellenbosch in South Africa, pathogens are inhabiting harvested rainwater across the region.

Program to help prevent food, water contaminants in hospitality industry

NSF International launched a new program for the hospitality industry that provides a credible means to demonstrate the safety of its food and water to travelers, agencies and hotel rating websites.

NSF International drinking water expert to discuss new treatment standard at Aquatech

Rick Andrew, Director of NSF International's Drinking Water Business Development Division, will discuss a new emerging compounds/incidental contaminants standard at Aquatech USA.

Calgon Carbon awarded drinking water treatment contract for South Korea

DaeWoo Engineering and Construction awarded Calgon Carbon a contract to supply 5.6 million pounds of granular activated carbon to the Gu Eui Municipal Drinking Water Plant in Seoul City, South Korea.

Interactive USGS online maps reveal nutrient sources in U.S. waterbodies

The USGS has provided new online maps and tables to highlight major sources and watershed inputs of nutrients to the Great Lakes and estuaries along the Atlantic coast, Gulf of Mexico and Pacific N...

New smartphone challenge to help provide clean drinking water to children worldwide

To tackle worldwide clean water challenges, UNICEF Tap Project will launch a new mobile experience challenging Americans to put down their cell phones to help save childrens' lives.

Partnership to provide drinking water from waste heat in Maldive Islands

The world's first desalination unit utilizing the waste heat of a local power generator to produce up to 10 tons of drinking water per day through membrane distillation started up in the small Mald...

Water distribution in Atlanta to be improved with smart network modeling system

Atlanta, GA, chose Innovyze's InfoWater suite to support its large-scale, enterprise-wide geospatial water distribution network modeling and management needs.

Wetlands in CA and AZ to be better managed with $1.5M EPA grants

Six California and Arizona tribes and four California organizations will  receive $1.5M in 2013 Wetland Program Development Grants from the EPA.

CA water district awarded Lee Kuan Yew Water Prize for water reuse efforts

The Lee Kuan Yew Water Prize 2014 was awarded to The Orange County Water District in California for its work in groundwater management and water reclamation.

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