WATER INDUSTRY WIRE NEWS

CLEVELAND METAL PLATING COMPANY FINED FOR MAKING ILLEGAL DISCHARGES INTO SEWER SYSTEM

Jan 28, 2015 The following information was released by the United States Attorney's Office for the Northern District of Ohio:A metal plating company in Cleveland was fined $50,000 for making illegal discharges with high concentrations of metals such as chrome ...

H2O Innovation announces $14 million in new contracts and implementation of a proprietary remote monitoring solution SPMCTM for a municipality in Florida

Jan 28, 2015 TSX-V: HEOOTCQX: HEOFFAlternext: MNEMO: ALHEOAll amounts in Canadian dollars unless otherwise stated.QUEBEC, Jan. 27, 2015 /CNW Telbec/ - (TSXV: HEO) - H>2>O Innovation Inc. ("H>2>O Innovation" or the "Company") announces today that it...

Notice of Review of Two Alaska Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (APDES) Proposed Final General Permits

Jan 28, 2015 The Alaska Department of Environmental Conservation issued the following public notice:Following the close of a 37-day public notice period, DEC has prepared two APDES proposed final general permits; Clean Water Act Section 402 Modifications of Se...

TSXV-Listed H2O Innovation Announces $14 Mln in New Contracts

Jan 28, 2015 H2O Innovation Inc. (HEO.V) announced Tuesday that it was awarded, at the end of its second quarter and in January 2015, six new contracts for an aggregate amount of $14 million, mainly for the supply of drinking water systems to municipal custom...

Algae Bloom creates gorgeous blue sparkle along Honk Kong's seashore

Jan 27, 2015

Toxic and polluted waters have created an indigo glow along the seashores of Hong Kong. The florescent blue sparkle is a natural lighting created by an algae bloom called Noctiluca scintillans commonly known as 'Sea Sparkle'.

Four reasons fertilizer pollution may soon be a thing of the past

Jan 27, 2015 Environmental Defense Fund has issued the following news release:Last summer, a toxic algae bloom contaminated the drinking water of nearly half a million Ohio residents. The culprit? Nutrient pollution caused by excess fertilizer that washes off...

Bipartisan Lawmakers Introduce Water Infrastructure Legislation

Jan 27, 2015 The Associated Equipment Distributors issued the following industry news:On March 13, Reps. Jimmy Duncan (R-Tenn.) and Bill Pascrell (D-N.J.) introduced legislation (H.R. 499) to lift the cap on private activity bonds (PABs) for water and sewer pr...

TWDB Releases Updated and Final Version of Interactive 2012 State Water Plan Website

Jan 27, 2015 The Texas Water Development Board issued the following news release:Today, the Texas Water Development Board (TWDB) released an updated and final version of the Interactive 2012 State Water Plan website. The website, http://texasstatewaterplan.org...

WASA implements Taka 34 crore as water supply project in Rajshahi

Jan 27, 2015 The official news Agency of Bangladesh (BSS) has issued following news release:Rajshahi Water Supply and Sewerage Authority (RWASA) has been implementing a project by spending around Taka 34 crore in order to bring a qualitative change in the cit...

California: A Profusion of Drought Restrictions with Varying Results

Jan 27, 2015 The American Geosciences Institute issued the following news release:At times last year, 100 percent of California experienced moderate to exceptional drought conditions; even after massive storms in December, almost 80 percent of the state was st...