WATER INDUSTRY WIRE NEWS

Utah: Transformation of Bisphenol A in Water Distribution Systems, A Pilot-scale Study

Mar 26, 2015 Environmental Protection Agency, The State of Utah has issued the following news release:Halogenations of bisphenol A (BPA) in a pilot-scale water distribution system (WDS) of cement-lined ductile cast iron pipe were investigated under the condit...

War pushing water shortages to breaking point in the Middle East, says ICRC report

Mar 26, 2015 International Committee of the Red Cross has issued the following news release:With heavy fighting continuing to tear apart Syria and Iraq, and many communities still recovering from conflicts in Lebanon, Israel and the Occupied Palestinian Terri...

Xylem Inc. calls for increased use of drought-mitigation technologies

Mar 26, 2015 Xylem has issued the following news release:MIRA LOMA, CA, March 19, 2015 – Xylem Inc. (NYSE: XYL), a leading global water technology company dedicated to solving the world’s most challenging water issues, today issued a statement reg...

FLORIDA:Temporary Change in Drinking Water Disinfectant

Mar 26, 2015 Ormond Beach has issued the following news release:The City of Ormond Beach will temporarily modify the disinfectant used for the City's drinking water.The City of Ormond Beach Utilities Division will temporarily modify the disinfectant used for ...

Idaho: DEQ seeks comment on draft wastewater reuse permit renewal for Bottle Bay Recreational Water and Sewer District, Bonner County

Mar 26, 2015 Department of Environmental Quality has issued the following news release:The Idaho Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) is seeking public comment on a draft wastewater reuse permit renewal for Bottle Bay Recreational Water and Sewer Distric...

Ohio: Court rules that Burton Township manufactured home park owners must pay for EPA violations

Mar 26, 2015 The Supreme Court of Ohio has issued the following news release:The owners of a Burton Township manufactured home park must pay $212,000 to the state for violating the Safe Drinking Water Act, the 11th District Court of Appeals ruled this week.

Ireland: LE12 5TD, Severn Trent Water Limited: Environmental permit application advertisement

Mar 26, 2015 Government of Ireland has issued the following news release: View the application submitted by Severn Trent Water Limited for Burton on the Wolds Wastewater Treatment Works, Barrow Road, LE12 5TDDocumentLE12 5TD, Severn Trent Water Limited: Envir...

Tennessee: Grant allows ETSU trio to work on water quality in Rwandan village

Mar 26, 2015 East Tennessee State University, The state of Tennessee has issued the following news release:Cooking pasta for dinner. Rehydrating after a long run. Sterilizing a child’s scraped knee. For many, these are basic everyday tasks, the ability ...

Idaho: DEQ seeks comment on draft wastewater reuse permit modification for Rivervine Water & Sewer

Mar 26, 2015 Department of Environmental Quality has issued the following news release:The Idaho Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) is seeking public comment on a draft modification to the wastewater reuse permit for Rivervine Water & Sewer, LLC, i...

Awards Recognize the Important Work of Water System Operators

Mar 26, 2015 St. John's: The Government of Newfoundland and Labrador has issued the following news release:Mr. Speaker I rise today to acknowledge the important work of municipal water system operators and to congratulate this year's recipients of the Operator...