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Curbing Nutrient Pollution Puts Drinking Water First

Nov 20, 2014 The Clean Water Action issued the following news release:Clean Water Action National Campaigns Director Lynn Thorp testified (http://www.cleanwateraction.org/publication/cyanotoxins-drinking-water-testimony-lynn-w-thorp-house-subcommittee-energy-e...

Clearford Water Systems Inc. Acquires 90% of UV Pure Technologies Inc.

Nov 20, 2014 OTTAWA, Nov. 19, 2014 /CNW/ - Clearford Water Systems Inc. ("Clearford" or the "Company"), (TSX-V: CLI), today announced the acquisition of a 90.5% interest in UV Pure Technologies Inc. ("UV Pure"). UV Pure is a Toronto-based manufacturer and...

MSU, Watershed Committee of the Ozarks Construct 20,000 Gallon Rainwater Collection System in Springfield

Nov 20, 2014 Missouri State University issued the following news release:Missouri State University and Watershed Committee of the Ozarks have completed the construction of a rainwater collection system at the MSU William H. Darr Agricultural Center. This proje...

ADB Supports Sound Global's Leadership in Rural Market with USD300 million Facility

Nov 20, 2014 Hong Kong, Nov 20, 2014 - (ACN Newswire) - With its rapid development, Sound Global Ltd. ("Sound Global" or the "Company"; Hong Kong Stock Code: 967) today entered into a facility agreement with the Asian Development Bank ("ADB"), following its re...

EPA to Assist Water Utility in Auburn Ala. to Bolster Climate Resilience and Readiness

Nov 20, 2014 The Environmental Protection Agency issued the following news release:The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency is providing up to $600,000 in training and technical assistance to help water utilities in more than 20 communities, including Auburn A...

Coalition Releases Comprehensive Recommendations to Help California's Cities, Farms and Environment Weather the Drought

Nov 20, 2014 The Natural Resources Defense Council issued the following news release:As dreams of a wet, El Nino winter fade and California heads into a possible fourth consecutive year of drought, a coalition of 15 environmental, fishing and public policy org...

Durbin, Corker Introduce Water for The World Act of 2014

Nov 20, 2014 Office of the Senator Bob Corker, U.S Government has issued the following news release:U.S. Senators Dick Durbin (D-IL) and Bob Corker (R-TN) today introduced The Paul Simon Water for the World Act of 2014, bipartisan legislation to dramatically ...

California: AB-1527 Public water systems: Safe Drinking Water State Revolving Fund.

Nov 20, 2014 Office of the Senate, The State of California has issued the following news release:AB 1527, as amended, Perea. Public water systems: drinking water. Safe Drinking Water State Revolving Fund.Existing law, the Safe Drinking Water State Revolving F...

How the frack did over three billion gallons of water get contaminated due to fracking

Nov 20, 2014

Center for biological diversity has issued the following press release:

Fracking is a controversial issue on its own. It becomes a bigger issue when it contaminates an already scarce resource.

EPA to Assist Fredericktown, Mo., Water Utilities in Bolstering Climate Resilience and Readiness

Nov 20, 2014 The Environmental Protection Agency issued the following news release:The City of Fredericktown, Mo., was chosen to receive training and technical assistance to help water utilities bolster their climate change resilience and readiness. Frederickt...