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Final 2012 and Preliminary 2014 Effluent Guidelines Program Plans and 2012 and 2013 Annual Effluent Guidelines Review Reports

Sep 17, 2014 Office of the Federal Register has issued the following notice:ActionNotice Of Availability.SummaryThis notice announces the availability of the combined Final 2012 and Preliminary 2014 Effluent Guidelines Program Plans and EPA's 2012 and 2013 An...

GOVERNOR BROWN SIGNS HISTORIC GROUNDWATER LAWS

Sep 17, 2014 The following information was released by the California League of Conservation Voters (CLCV):By Jena PriceJust minutes ago, I stood in Governor Jerry Brown's office while he signed historic legislation regulating California groundwater.Incredibly...

Environment Department Confirms Lift of Precautionary 'Boil Water Advisory' for City of Farmington

Sep 17, 2014 The New Mexico Department of the Environment issued the following news release:The New Mexico Environment Department's (NMED) Drinking Water Bureau has confirmed the City of Farmington has lifted the precautionary "Boil Water Advisory" for the ent...

Water community marks Hispanic Heritage Month.

Sep 16, 2014   DENVER (PRWEB) September 15, 2014           The American Water Works Association and the water community kicked off a celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month today. Throughout the m...

Lagos, the Mega-City Grappling With Inadequate Potable Water

Sep 16, 2014 For several decades, improved access to portable water, especially in mega cities has been a major concern for governments in the world over.For Lagos, a megacity with a population of over 21 million residents, providing safe drinking water has be...

Water purifier made from foil chip packets and glass tube might save lives in PNG

Sep 16, 2014 Adelaide engineering students have developed a simple water treatment system using foil chip packets and glass tubing, hoping they can save lives in the developing world.Globally, polluted water is blamed for an estimated 1.5 million deaths annual...

UK Contract Awards: Northumbrian Water Wins 389,048 GBP Multiple Awardees Contract for Stack Emission Monitoring Services

Sep 16, 2014 STIRLING, United Kingdom, Sept. 13 -- Northumbrian Water Ltd., Horsley, won a 389,048 GBP (excluding VAT) multiple awardees contract award from Scottish Environment Protection Agency to provide stack emission monitoring services (Contract Award No...

Governor Quinn Announces Clean Water Investments in Stickney and Burbank

Sep 16, 2014 The Illinois Environmental Protection Agency issued the following news release:Governor Pat Quinn today announced investments to make significant clean water related improvements in Stickney and Burbank. The projects, totaling $134 million, will h...

Kyrgyzstan has world's lowest drinking water tariffs – official

Sep 16, 2014 Kyrgyzstan has world's lowest drinking water tariffs, Water Supply and Treatment Department Director Askarbek Toktoshev said at a seminar in Naryn, reports Turmush.The current tariff is 12-55 som for one cubic meter of a drinking water, he said.&#...

Washington: Small-scale desalination powered by renewables ideal for India

Sep 16, 2014 The Institution of Engineering and Technology has issued the following news release:Small-scale desalination plants running on renewables could make the salty groundwater underlying 60 per cent of India palatable, according to a new study.Groundw...