WATER INDUSTRY WIRE NEWS

Masdar Institute ensuring safety of crops grown with treated waste water in UAE

Apr 1, 2015 ABU DHABI, 31st March 2015 (WAM) --- Desalination was the first major technological innovation that allowed the UAE to overcome its freshwater resource scarcity to achieve greater quality of life. The next innovative breakthrough that will dynamic...

Mexico's Sonoyta city to build wastewater treatment plant

Apr 1, 2015

Oomapas, the water utility in the Mexican city of Sonoyta, Sonora state, has called for technical and financial bids for a contract to build a wastewater treatment plant.

EPA ISSUES NOTICE ABOUT PUBLIC MEETING AND WEBINAR TO OBTAIN INPUT ON POTENTIAL REVISIONS TO REGULATIONS FOR PROHIBITION ON USE OF LEAD PIPES, SOLDER AND FLUX

Apr 1, 2015

WASHINGTON, April 1 -- Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has issued a notice called: Notice of a Public Meeting: Regulations Implementing Section 1417 of the Safe Drinking Water Act: Prohibition on Use of Lead Pipes, Solder and Flux.

Concerns raised regarding EnCana's "extraordinarily deficient" disclosure of records in Rosebud fracing water contamination case

Apr 1, 2015 ROSEBUD, AB, March 31, 2015 /CNW/ - Plaintiff Jessica Ernst is raising serious concerns regarding blatant, widespread and systemic deficiencies in Encana's disclosure of records, including Encana's failure to disclose key records in a landmark law...

WASHINGTON:Public Comments Requested - Stormwater Management Program

Mar 31, 2015 City of Redmond has issued the following news release:Redmond residents are invited to provide comments on the 2015 Stormwater Management Program. This program identifies the City’s strategies to engage and educate the public about stormwat...

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...

Muhoroni Residents Ask for Clean Water

Mar 31, 2015

The Kisumu government has been urged to supply clean drinking water to residents in Nyando and Muhoroni.

Sospeter Ouma, a resident of Muhoroni, said they do not have running water.

FEDERAL REGISTER: Notice of a Public Meeting: Regulations Implementing Section 1417 of the Safe Drinking Water Act: Prohibition on Use of Lead Pipes, Solder and Flux

Mar 31, 2015 Office of the Federal Register has issued the following notice:ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY40 CFR Part 141[FRL-9925-49-OW]Notice of a Public Meeting: Regulations Implementing Section 1417 of the Safe Drinking Water Act: Prohibition on Use of L...

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...

Drinking Water Down By Half

Mar 31, 2015 Governor Kinuthia Mbugua yesterday said drinking water supply in the county has dropped by 60 per cent since the beginning of this year.He attributed this to the current drought, which has left many rivers and dams dry.The sentiments come barely a...