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Heavy pollution ruins Hunan landscape

Nov 27, 2014   Waste is discharged from the No. 2 Plant of the Huarun Electric Power Company into the nearby region. The mixture of coal dust and wastewater forms a mud lake and pollutes the nearby Danxia landform in central China’s Hunan Province. ̵...

Heavy pollution ruins Hunan landscape

Nov 27, 2014   Waste is discharged from the No. 2 Plant of the Huarun Electric Power Company into the nearby region. The mixture of coal dust and wastewater forms a mud lake and pollutes the nearby Danxia landform in central China’s Hunan Province. ̵...

BASF's inge in unique project

Nov 26, 2014 High-capacity ultrafiltration technology from inge GmbH, a subsidiary of BASF SE will be supplied for a desalination plant in Jamnagar (India), the company announced. Under the project, said to be the biggest in the company’s history, more t...

Balıkesir mayor: Residents drinking arsenic water

Nov 26, 2014 İSTANBUL (CİHAN)- Many residents of Balıkesir are drinking contaminated water, Mayor Ahmet Edip Uğur of the Balıkesir Metropolitan Municipality stated at the November meeting of the Balıkesir Water and Sewage Administration's (BASKİ) general board...

Coimbatore: Drinking water woes a thing of the past

Nov 26, 2014

Even as Tamil Nadu grapples with a poor monsoon and water shortage, people of Coimbatore have taken it upon themselves to ensure not a single household suffers from a shortage of drinking water.

Diary of Events

Nov 26, 2014 Gulf Industry Magazine updates you with the latest calendar of events from the Middle East. KUWAIT WATERTECH CONFERENCE & EXHIBITION 2014 December 4-5 Kuwait WaterTech Conference and Exhibition will bring together key industry experts to discu...

Argentina's Salta province unveils 2015-19 water, basic sanitation program

Nov 26, 2014

Argentina's Salta province announced its water and sanitation program for 2015-19, which will require an investment of 650mn pesos (US$76.2mn).

North Carolina Department of Utilities Commission Issues Order Granting Franchise and Approving Rates of Application by Aqua North Carolina, Inc.

Nov 26, 2014 The North Carolina Utilities Commission issued the following order:In the Matter of Application by Aqua North Carolina, Inc., 202 MacKenan Court, Cary, North Carolina 27511, for a Certificate of Public Convenience and Necessity to Provide Water Ut...

Sabesp appoints new board member under fraud investigation

Nov 26, 2014

São Paulo governor Geraldo Alckmin appointed a new board member to state water utility Sabesp, which is currently under investigation for alleged tender fraud.

Notice of Lodging of a Proposed Amended Consent Decree Under the Clean Water Act

Nov 26, 2014 On November 19, 2014, the Department of Justice lodged a proposed Amended Consent Decree with the United States District Court for the Western District of Missouri in the lawsuit entitled United States v. The City of Kansas City, Missouri, Civil A...