POTABLE WATER QUALITY ARTICLES

Agency proposes nation's first standard for hexavalent chromium

It's a milestone that has been many years in the making. In 2001, about a year after Erin Brockovich made "hex chrome" a household name, the state passed legislation directing the agency ...

World Water Week: Event closes with call for focus on water development

World Water Week closed with a call for the UN to concentrate on water when considering the post-2015 global development agenda.

World Water Week: Dr. Peter Morgan receives 2013 Stockholm Water Prize

The Stockholm Water Prize was awarded to Dr. Peter Morgan of Zimbabwe on 9/5 for his improved water and sanitation technologies.

Smart water network modeling technology to improve CA water district's fire flow

CA's Marin Municipal Water District chose Innovyze's smart network modeling solution to improve the fire-fighting capability of its water system.

Water distribution contamination highlighted in new CH2M, PWD white papers

CH2M HILL and Philadelphia Water Department released white papers on industry best practices from PWD's Contamination Warning System Demonstration Pilot Project.

Dissolved air flotation systems helps increase United Arab Emirates potable water supply

A Xylem dissolved air flotation pretreatment system will be provided to Abu Dhabi Emirate to help ensure a steady potable water supply.

Public-supply wells to contaminant vulnerability measured in new study

A study by the U.S. Geological Survey describes key factors to help determine the vulnerability of public-supply wells to contamination.

Water treatment technologies sought to remedy global water scarcity

A Chemical & Engineering News article discusses the global water crisis leaving almost 800 million people without access to drinkable water.

CA court requires state to enact drinking water standards for dangerous carcinogen

CA Department of Public Health to set new standard to protect Californians from unsafe levels of hexavalent chromium in drinking water.

Potable water mixers receive certification for water storage tanks, reservoirs

Pulsair's potable water mixing systems were certified by NSF standards are available in all sizes of water storage tanks and reservoirs.

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