WATER INDUSTRY WIRE NEWS

REP. MCNERNEY INTRODUCES LEGISLATION TO HELP ADDRESS CALIFORNIA DROUGHT

Mar 31, 2015 The following information was released by the office of California Rep. Jerry McNerney:With California in the midst of its worst drought in a generation, Rep. Jerry McNerney (CA-09) has introduced two water-related bills: one that would help local...

Washington: Chemicals of emerging concern in water and bottom sediment in the Great Lakes Basin, 2012: collection methods, analytical methods, quality assurance, and study data

Mar 31, 2015 US Geological Survey, The Government of USA has issued the following news release:In synoptic surveys of surface-water quality across the United States, a large group of organic chemicals associated with agricultural, household, and industrial wa...

Malcom's arrest doesn't end saga for Cascade water customers

Mar 31, 2015 Cascade residents might be relieved by Friday's arrest of Terry Malcom, who allegedly embezzled about $800,000 from the Cascade Metropolitan District, but the town has a long way to go before issues surrounding its water service are solved.Residen...

Idaho: Proposed Wastewater and Drinking Water Construction Projects for FY 2016

Mar 31, 2015 Department of Environmental Quality has issued the following news release:DEQ is seeking public comment on its proposed plans to fund wastewater and drinking water construction projects eligible for state grants and loans in fiscal year 2016 begi...

Malcom's arrest doesn't end saga for Cascade water customers

Mar 31, 2015 Cascade residents might be relieved by Friday's arrest of Terry Malcom, who allegedly embezzled about $800,000 from the Cascade Metropolitan District, but the town has a long way to go before issues surrounding its water service are solved.Residen...

Ohio: Ohio court ruling may change how EPA issues pollution limits

Mar 31, 2015 The Supreme Court of Ohio has issued the following news release:The court this past week said the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency can't impose pollution limits affecting waterways without first following state rulemaking policies that requir...

LAYNE CHRISTENSEN ANNOUNCES NEW CONTRACTS VALUED AT APPROXIMATELY $110 MILLION

Mar 31, 2015 THE WOODLANDS, Texas, March 30, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Layne Christensen Company (Nasdaq:LAYN) ("Layne" or the "Company") today announced a number of significant new contracts signed within the last 90 days with an aggregate value of approximate...

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

Mar 31, 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...

LAYNE CHRISTENSEN ANNOUNCES NEW CONTRACTS VALUED AT APPROXIMATELY $110 MILLION

Mar 31, 2015 THE WOODLANDS, Texas, March 30, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Layne Christensen Company (Nasdaq:LAYN) ("Layne" or the "Company") today announced a number of significant new contracts signed within the last 90 days with an aggregate value of approximate...

69 Campaign: The Right to Food and Water in El Salvador

Mar 31, 2015 Oxfam International has issued the following news release:The global food system is unequal: a few get richer through the water and food business while thousands of households pay the cost for not having access to such services. 900 thousand peop...