WATER INDUSTRY WIRE NEWS

WIPO PUBLISHES PATENT OF ABSOLUTE AERATION FOR "APPARATUS AND METHOD FOR ENHANCED WASTEWATER TREATMENT" (AMERICAN INVENTORS)

Oct 31, 2014 GENEVA, Oct. 31 -- Publication No. WO/2014/176388 was published on Oct. 30.Title of the invention: "APPARATUS AND METHOD FOR ENHANCED WASTEWATER TREATMENT." Applicants: ABSOLUTE AERATION (US). Inventors: Griscom Bettle III (US), James Rhrodrick Ke...

Ireland: Clerk of Works - Water / Wastewater

Oct 31, 2014 Northern Ireland Environment Link has issued the following job vacancy:Clerk of Works - Water / Wastewater Leinster / Munster / Connacht Not disclosed Permanent full-time Updated 29/10/2014 Michael Knox

Challenges to providing clean drinking water across India

Oct 31, 2014 A multi-pronged strategy and policy framework should be developed to tackle the challenge of providing clean drinking water. The government should not only develop the physical infrastructure but should also invest in the awareness generation for ...

California: AB-1527 Public water systems: Safe Drinking Water State Revolving Fund.

Oct 31, 2014 Office of the Senate, The State of California has issued the following news release:AB 1527, as amended, Perea. Public water systems: drinking water. Safe Drinking Water State Revolving Fund.Existing law, the Safe Drinking Water State Revolving F...

RELEASE: ON SANDY ANNIVERSARY, CAP REPORT CALLS FOR INVESTMENT IN BETTER WASTEWATER INFRASTRUCTURE

Oct 31, 2014 The following information was released by the Center for American Progress:The second anniversary of Superstorm Sandy, which took the lives of 117 people and caused billions of dollars in property damage and lost economic output, has renewed the f...

Australia: 1047406 Ontario Owns Trademark for 'PURIFICS'

Oct 31, 2014 Australia, Oct. 30 -- 1047406 Ontario Ltd., CANADA, owns the trademark (1530015) for 'PURIFICS' from Dec. 6, 2012, through Dec. 6, 2022.Status: Registered/Protected Classes: 7 [Dewatering machines for use in treatment of liquids including water, i...

Utah: Texas Company to Pay $1.6M for Oil Spill Violations

Oct 31, 2014 Environmental Protection Agency, The State of Utah has issued the following news release:Superior Crude Gathering Inc. (Superior Crude) has agreed to pay a civil penalty for alleged violations of the Clean Water Act stemming from a 2010 crude oil...

California: AB-1043 Safe Drinking Water, Water Quality and Supply, Flood Control, River and Coastal Protection Bond Act of 2006: groundwater contamination.(2013-2014)

Oct 31, 2014 Office of the Senate, The State of California has issued the following news release:AB 1043, as amended, Chau. Safe Drinking Water, Water Quality and Supply, Flood Control, River and Coastal Protection Bond Act of 2006: groundwater contamination....

ADDRESS BY PRESIDENT JACOB ZUMA, DURING THE SIYAHLOLA SERVICE DELIVERY MONITORING VISIT AT THE MOPANI DISTRICT, GIYANI, LIMPOPO

Oct 31, 2014 The following information was released by the Presidency, Republic of South Africa:Limpopo Acting Premier, Mr Rudolph Phala Mathabatha,Water and Sanitation Minister, Ms Nomvula Mokonyane,MECs,Mopani District Executive Mayor, Cllr Rakgoale,Traditio...

WaterSMART Grants Available from Reclamation to Conserve Water and Improve Energy Efficiency

Oct 31, 2014 Washington, D.C. - Reclamation is inviting States, Tribes, irrigation districts, water districts and other organizations with water or power delivery to apply for a funding opportunity to cost-share on projects that conserve and use water more eff...