POTABLE WATER QUALITY ARTICLES

'Waters of the U.S.' rule to help communities, municipalities receive safe drinking water

According to the Natural Resources Defense Council, the new proposed Clean Water Protection Rule will help ensure Americans have safe drinking water by closing a critical gap in the nation's pollut...

Argentina to receive first-of-its-kind $10M seawater RO desalination plant

RWL Water was recently awarded with the first-ever seawater reverse osmosis desalination plant in the city of Puerto Deseado, Santa Cruz, Argentina, which will provide clean drinking water for the ...

EPA announces preliminary determination to regulate strontium in drinking water

EPA has announced that it has officially made a preliminary determination to regulate strontium in U.S. drinking water. Strontium is a naturally occurring element that, at elevated levels, can impa...

CA water district to improve operations with lab information management systems

Accelerated Technology Laboratories has officially announced that the Coachella Valley Water District of California will begin implementing ATL's Sample Master Pro Laboratory Information Management...

PRSA honors San Diego Public Utilities Dept with Public Affairs Award for outreach program

Regarding its Water Purification Demonstration Project's public outreach program, the San Diego Public Utilities Department received the 2014 Edward L. Bernays Silver Award of Merit for Public Affa...

Case Study: Filter reduces flood-induced suspended solids in New Orleans heat exchangers

In New Orleans, flooding from Hurricane Katrina led to an in­crease in TSS, which caused fouling of the heat exchangers, resulting in a loss in efficiency and increase in maintenance costs. As such...

MWD pushes incentive for water recycling, desalination, groundwater cleanup investments

The board of directors at California's Metropolitan Water District has increased the financial incentive for water agencies to develop and produce recycled water, recovered groundwater and desalina...

The Ice Bucket Challenge: The Cold, Hard Truth

Millions around the world have taken on the ice bucket challenge to raise money for charity. How did it start? Why did it get slammed by environmentalists and why did Matt Damon use water from his ...

WEFTEC.14: Event discusses importance of water infrastructure investment in U.S.

The Water Works: Investing Together for a Stronger America press event at WEFTEC.14 focused on the importance of water infrastructure investment in the U.S. and reviewed the National Economic and L...

WateReuse Association honors two innovative water reuse partnerships

The WateReuse Association has honored two creative partnerships that serve to demonstrate how agencies, industries and producers can successfully work together to increase the water resources secto...

BUYER'S GUIDE COMPANIES

Scipar Inc

Specializes in the design and commissioning of fully engineered process control systems for water resources, hydroele...

Gemite Products Inc

Offers waterproofing systems for potable water NSF/ANSI approved, waste-water (crystalline & flexible system), waterp...

Medro Systems Inc

Manufactures industrial and medical water treatment systems, primarily reverse osmosis, ultrafiltration, deionization...

RS Technical Services Inc

Video pipeline inspection systems with unparalleled product durability and reliability utilizing cutting-edge single ...

BUYER'S GUIDE PRODUCTS

Tri-Bond Rubber Linings

Blair's Tri-bond rubber linings are designed with a triple layer construction consisting of a soft/semi-hard/soft combination of rubbers and are specially compounded for many solutions.

Intelligent Water

The Intelligent Water software solution derives insights from data to help utilities manage pressure, reduce water consumption, mitigate sewer overflow, and better manage their water infrastructure, assets and operations.

Quantum Marketing Group

Manufactures flexible pipeline and valve markers, signs, decals and related visual identification products.

Georg Fischer Piping Systems Ltd

Provides customized solutions and high-quality components used in industrial applications, gas and water distribution.