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NSF International appoints new GM of Drinking Water Filtration Products

NSF International recently announced that it has appointed Tina Yerkes, Ph.D., to general manager of Filtration Products under its Global Water Div...

First USDA forecast reveals normal water supply for much of West

According to new data from the first 2015 forecast by the U.S. Department of Agriculture's National Water and Climate Center, a normal water supply...

San Diego Public Utilities Department earns Public Outreach and Education Achievement Award

The California Association of Sanitation Agencies has honored the City of San Diego Public Utilities Department with the Public Outreach and Educat...

EPA proposal to strengthen nation's oil spill response, preparedness level

The Environmental Protection Agency has announced that it is proposing to amend requirements of Subpart J under the National Oil and Hazardous Subs...

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Headlines for the week of Jan. 26, 2015: Glendive water deemed safe after oil spill; Crews work to address Wichita water main leak; Pipeline breach spills 3 million gallons of drilling wastewater in North Dakota; Stella Artois campaign to drive awareness of world water crisis

  

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NSF International appoints new GM of Drinking Water Filtration Products

NSF International recently announced that it has appointed Tina Yerkes, Ph.D., to general manager...

First USDA forecast reveals normal water supply for much of West

According to new data from the first 2015 forecast by the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Nation...

San Diego Public Utilities Department earns Public Outreach and Education Achievement Award

The California Association of Sanitation Agencies has honored the City of San Diego Public Utilit...

EPA proposal to strengthen nation's oil spill response, preparedness level

The Environmental Protection Agency has announced that it is proposing to amend requirements of S...

Miami-Dade Water and Sewer Department awards MWH Global WWTP rehabilitation contract

As part of its $1.6-billion consent decree program, the Miami-Dade Water and Sewer Department has...

Miami-Dade Water and Sewer Department awards MWH Global WWTP rehabilitation contract

As part of its $1.6-billion consent decree program, the Miami-Dade Water and Sewer Department has...

MWRD, Denmark sign MOU to share knowledge, expertise about water industry

The Metropolitan Water Reclamation District of Greater Chicago has entered into a collaborative a...

Miami-Dade Water and Sewer Department to receive Woolpert engineering services

The Miami-Dade Water and Sewer Department has awarded Woolpert a five-year contract with one...

Major CA water distribution project to receive over 77,000 feet of cement pipe

Northwest Pipe Company recently announced that it has been selected to provide 77,089 feet of cem...

EPA launches innovative water finance center as part of White House investment initiative

The Environmental Protection Agency has launched the Water Infrastructure and Resiliency Finance ...

EPA launches innovative water finance center as part of White House investment initiative

The Environmental Protection Agency has launched the Water Infrastructure and Resiliency Finance ...

Case Study: Toronto outlet mall improves stormwater management with CULTEC chambers

During the planning stages for new construction of Toronto Premium Outlets, a layout included a s...

PWD, PIDC award $3.5M in grants to promote green stormwater management practices

The Philadelphia Water Department and Philadelphia Industrial Development Corporation have awarde...

MWRD to offer investors 'Green Bonds' for environmentally-friendly projects

The Metropolitan Water Reclamation District of Greater Chicago has announced that it will become ...

Maine pulp mill, CT cardboard manufacturing company settle CWA violations

Facing EPA allegations of violating the federal Clean Water Act, two major companies operating un...

EPA proposal to strengthen nation's oil spill response, preparedness level

The Environmental Protection Agency has announced that it is proposing to amend requirements of S...

Major oil spill contaminates MT city water supply; cleanup efforts underway

On Saturday, Jan. 17, a major crude oil spill occurred along the Yellowstone River near the city ...

WV 2014 chemical spill: Report offers analysis of aboveground storage tank registrations

A new report prepared by Downstream Strategies and West Virginia Rivers Coalition offers importan...

New research reveals high levels of new contaminants in oil and gas wastewater

New research conducted by Duke University scientists has revealed high levels of two potentially ...

WV 2014 chemical spill: Groups host call to discuss bringing safe drinking water back to state

A group of water experts, citizen coalition leaders and a concerned parent recently held a phone-...

NSF International appoints new GM of Drinking Water Filtration Products

NSF International recently announced that it has appointed Tina Yerkes, Ph.D., to general manager...

Miami-Dade Water and Sewer Department awards MWH Global WWTP rehabilitation contract

As part of its $1.6-billion consent decree program, the Miami-Dade Water and Sewer Department has...

Water crises now ranked above war as a global risk

For the first time the topic of “water crises” has ranked first in the top ten risks in terms of ...

ISA announces Rick Roop as 2015 president

The International Society of Automation recently announced that it has officially appointed Rick ...

Asahi/America appoints new president and CEO

Asahi/America has officially announced the promotion of Daniel S. Anderson to the office of presi...

NSF International appoints new GM of Drinking Water Filtration Products

NSF International recently announced that it has appointed Tina Yerkes, Ph.D., to general manager...

EPA proposal to strengthen nation's oil spill response, preparedness level

The Environmental Protection Agency has announced that it is proposing to amend requirements of S...

USGS mapping tool offers new method to analyze surface water hydrologic data

The U.S. Geological Survey has released a convenient and informative new method for the analysis ...

American Water now accepting applications for 2015 Environmental Grant Program

American Water has announced that applications are now being accepted by its participating state ...

Urban Waters Federal Partnership launches San Antonio River Basin Project

As part of the Urban Waters Federal Partnership, the Environmental Protection Agency, U.S. Depart...

Mobile solar RO desalination unit claims 87% energy saving

Italian company MegaCell Engineering has launched a 48 m3/hour capacity "Smart Solar Desalination" reverse osmosis process that it claims reduces energy requirements from 2.98 kWh/m3 to 0.37 kWh/m3...

Water crises now ranked above war as a global risk

For the first time the topic of “water crises” has ranked first in the top ten risks in terms of impact, voted for by 900 global leaders in business, academia and government...

Large scale solar desalination race continues in the Middle East

Only days after news emerged from Abu Dhabi that it plans to continue developing the world’s first full scale solar desalination plant, a new contract has been signed in Saudi Arabia...

ACE Technician Certification Scheme to boost actuator standards in control industry

AUMA UK has announced it is introducing the AUMA Certified Engineering Technician Certification Scheme to drive up the standards of actuator installation and maintenance within the controls industry.

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NSF International appoints new GM of Drinking Water Filtration Products

NSF International recently announced that it has appointed Tina Yerkes, Ph.D., to general manager...

Mobile solar RO desalination unit claims 87% energy saving

Italian company MegaCell Engineering has launched a 48 m3/hour capacity "Smart Solar Desalin...

ISA announces Rick Roop as 2015 president

The International Society of Automation recently announced that it has officially appointed Rick ...

USGS mapping tool offers new method to analyze surface water hydrologic data

The U.S. Geological Survey has released a convenient and informative new method for the analysis ...

American National Standard released for sustainable activated carbon media

The ASPE and WQA have officially announced that the standard WQA/ASPE/ANSI S-802 (2014): Sustaina...

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