WATER INDUSTRY WIRE NEWS

Skunk Creek, Lake Superior Tainted Twice by Two Harbors Wastewater

Apr 16, 2014 The Minnesota Pollution Control Agency issued the following news release:Nearly 150,000 gallons of untreated sewage spilled into Skunk Creek and Lake Superior within a six-month period due to inadequate emergency notification equipment and procedu...

Ireland: Minister Durkan welcomes Good Beach Guide

Apr 16, 2014 Northern Ireland Executive, Government of Ireland has issued the following news release: All 23 beaches met the standard, with fifteen beaches in particular being recommended by MCS.Minister Durkan said: “This should be a welcome boost for ...

Ireland: Minister welcomes publication of Good Beach Guide 2014

Apr 16, 2014 Northern Ireland Executive, Government of Ireland has issued the following news release: The Guide reports annually on water quality at UK beaches, using data collected by UK environment agencies and local authorities during the previous bathing ...

Saudi- Eaton appoints Abunayyan Holding's ECO as franchise panel builder

Apr 16, 2014 Power management company eaton has signed an agreement with abunayyan holding's eco to further strengthen its offering in saudi arabia.eco a major provider of power and control solutions across a range of industry sectors becomes one of eaton's fr...

Auto Parts Manufacturer Installs EnterScape's Utilities Management System

Apr 16, 2014 Purdue University issued the following news release:A world leader in manufacturing lightweight auto parts is able to better analyze its near real-time electric, natural gas and water consumption after installing technology developed and commercia...

Ireland: A Record Number Of UK Bathing Beaches Receive Marine Charity’s Top Water Quality Award

Apr 16, 2014 Northern Ireland Tourist Board has issued the following news release: Marine Conservation Society recommends hundreds of UK beaches as having excellent water quality for taking a dip. With all monitored beaches in Northern Ireland reaching minimu...

CDPH Submits Final Regulation Package Regarding Hexavalent Chromium (Cr VI) and Drinking Water

Apr 16, 2014 The California Department of Public Health issued the following news release:The California Department of Public Health (CDPH) today submitted to the Office of Administrative Law (OAL) its final proposed regulation establishing the first ever drin...

Dry summer boosts sea water quality

Apr 15, 2014 The driest summer in a decade has led to a record number of UK bathing beaches achieving a marine charity's top water quality award.The Marine Conservation Society (MCS) said that last year's dry summer - the driest since 2003 - has resulted in mo...

DEQ Seeks Additional Comment on Draft Certifications of EPA Permits Regulating Discharges from Three Wastewater Treatment Facilities to Spokane River

Apr 15, 2014 The Idaho Department of Environmental Quality issued the following news release:The Idaho Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) is seeking additional public comment on its revised draft certifications of three proposed federal permits regulati...

Thornberry lauds local business, rips federal government about drought

Apr 15, 2014 Lifeline: Covering every drop * Complete coverage * Drought stressing pastures, crops * Union Square opens site in Parker Square * Wichita Falls taps pipeline to water golf course * Clouds are seeded; little rain dropped * Stage 5 details e...