WATER INDUSTRY WIRE NEWS

IAPMO Supports Legislation That Would Help Conserve, Recycle and Manage Limited Water Supplies

Sep 17, 2014 The International Association of Plumbing and Mechanical Officials issued the following news release:The International Association of Plumbing and Mechanical Officials (IAPMO) strongly supports legislation in the U.S. Senate and the House of Repre...

Governor Brown Signs Historic Groundwater Legislation

Sep 17, 2014 Gov. Edmund G. Brown Jr., D-Calif., issued the following news release:Putting California communities on a path to become more resilient to water shortages, Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. today signed historic legislation to strengthen local manageme...

Latta Meets with U.S. EPA to Discuss Substantive Solutions for Lake Erie

Sep 17, 2014 Rep. Robert Latta, R-Ohio (5th CD), issued the following news release:Congressman Bob Latta (R-OH) and Congressman John Shimkus (R-IL), Chairman of the Energy and Commerce Committee's Environment and the Economy Subcommittee, today met with the U....

AD Regulation and Supervision Bureau urges residents and businesses to heed conservation campaign

Sep 17, 2014 ABU DHABI, 16th September, 2014 (WAM) -- Abu Dhabi's Regulation and Supervision Bureau, (The Bureau), has reiterated its appeal for residents and businesses to join hands to conserve water and electricity, in the face of growing demands on the cit...

Study finds faulty gas wells, not drilling, pollutes water

Sep 17, 2014

It's bad well design, not hydraulic fracturing itself, that's leading to contamination of drinking water, research led by Ohio State University finds.

Suffolk officials approve water funds restoration

Sep 17, 2014

Thirty-million dollars will be restored to Suffolk County’s Drinking Water Protection Program after funds were allegedly used in 2011 to support sewer infrastructure and improvement projects.

Meeting of the National Drinking Water Advisory Council

Sep 17, 2014 Office of the Federal Register has issued the following notice:ActionNotice Of A Public Meeting.SummaryThe U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is announcing a meeting of the National Drinking Water Advisory Council (Council), as authorized...

Illinois Department of Public Health Recommends Water Well Testing for Private Wells Near Lakewood

Sep 17, 2014 The Illinois Department of Public Health issued the following news release:The Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) is advising residents who get their drinking water from private wells in the Lakewood area (McHenry County), to test their w...

Ensure sanitation, pure drinking water for backward people: speakers

Sep 17, 2014 The official news Agency of Bangladesh (BSS) has issued following news release:Speakers at an orientation workshop here have stressed for ensuring sanitation and pure drinking water facilities for the backward and poor rural people to improve the...

Mississippi: Boil Water Advisory: Reamer Avenue From Oak Hill to Satchelford

Sep 17, 2014 City of Columbia, The State of Mississippi has issued the following news release:The City of Columbia Water Works advises the water customers of Reamer Avenue from Oak Hill to Satchelford located in Richland County, to vigorously boil their water...