WATER INDUSTRY WIRE NEWS

DRI Launches Global Initiative to Provide Women in Developing Countries with Clean Water

Mar 1, 2015 The Desert Research Institute issued the following news release:Imagine a day in which your access to clean, drinkable water ceased and you could not shower or bathe properly and you had no one to help you. For more than 783 million people around ...

UDC to Host 2015 Water Resources Symposium

Mar 1, 2015 The University of the District of Columbia issued the following news release:The Water Resources Research Institute of the University of the District of Columbia will host the 2015 National Capital Region Water Resources Symposium on April 10, 201...

Polymers can lower water turbidity, boost capacity of treatment plants, says study

Feb 28, 2015 A study funded by The Research Council (TRC) has shown that use of polymers (polyelectrolyte) help in speeding settling of suspended solids and getting low-turbidity water.The findings of this study could help in water reuse processes especially i...

Mississippi: ENGINEER II,ENVIRONMENTAL (DH)

Feb 28, 2015 Department of Health, The State of Mississippi has issued the following job opportunities:Class Title: ENGINEER II,ENVIRONMENTAL (DH)Bargaining Unit: N/AClass Code: 2914Salary: $50,511.44 - $88,395.02 AnnuallyPrint Job InformationEmail me whe...

Indian Rails Plan Water Vending Machines, Rainwater Harvesting

Feb 28, 2015 Global Association of Risk Professionals has issued the following news release:The Indian government, which operates the world’s fourth-biggest railway network, plans to build more rainwater harvesting structures and vending machines at its...

UAE: Groundwater at danger level?

Feb 28, 2015 International Association of Hydrogeologists has issued the following news release:A study by researchers at the college of agriculture of UAE University concludes that supplies of groundwater could run out by 2030 because of demand from agricult...

Budget 2015 gives drought-hit Marathwada a miss

Feb 28, 2015 India, Feb. 28 -- Proposed PPP in irrigation may prove disastrous as control of water may pass into private handsChronic drought is becoming a way of life in the Marathwada region of Maharashtra. Successive budgets, Central and State alike, have f...

Washington: H.R.212 - To amend the Safe Drinking Water Act to provide for the assessment and management of the risk of algal toxins in drinking water, and for other purposes.

Feb 28, 2015 US Congress has issued the following bill status:H.R.212 - To amend the Safe Drinking Water Act to provide for the assessment and management of the risk of algal toxins in drinking water, and for other purposes.114th Congress (2015-2016) | Get al...

Mississippi: ENGINEER I,ENVIRONMENTAL (DH)

Feb 28, 2015 Department of Health, The State of Mississippi has issued the following job opportunities: ENGINEER I,ENVIRONMENTAL (DH)Bargaining Unit: N/AClass Code: 2913Salary: $46,982.36 - $82,219.13 AnnuallyPrint Job InformationEmail me when jobs like th...

Invasive Plant Control at Chestnut Hill Reservoir

Feb 28, 2015 Massachusetts Water Resources Authority issued the following news release:Update: 02/27/14 - The refilling of the reservoir will begin within the week. The valves will be opened and water running down the embankment will be visible. It will take a...