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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...

Jiangsu Provincial Academy of Environmental Science Files Chinese Patent Application for Water Circulating and Reusing Method for Industrial Parks

Apr 1, 2015

Publication Name: Enviornmental Patent News Patent Application Number: CN2014145126 20140207 Patent Publication Number: CN103739172 (A) International Patent Classification Codes: C02F9/14 Patent Status: Application

Shanghai Jiao Tong University Applies for Patent on Subsurface Flow Wetland Device for Enhanced Nitrogen Removal of Low-Pollution Water

Apr 1, 2015

Publication Name: Enviornmental Patent News Patent Application Number: CN2014114129 20140113 Patent Publication Number: CN103739081 (A) International Patent Classification Codes: C02F3/30, C02F3/32 Patent Status: Application

State Intellectual Property Office of China Publishes Shenzhen Texen Science & Technology Water System Engineering's Patent Application for Multi-Dimensional Ecological System Remediation Method

Apr 1, 2015

Publication Name: Enviornmental Patent News Patent Application Number: CN20131717068 20131223 Patent Publication Number: CN103739077 (A) International Patent Classification Codes: C02F3/32 Patent Status: Application

Rep. McNerney Introduces Legislation to Help Address California Drought

Mar 31, 2015 Rep. Jerry McNerney, D-Calif. (9th), issued the following news release:With California in the midst of its worst drought in a generation, Rep. Jerry McNerney (CA-09) has introduced two water-related bills: one that would help local water agencies ...

FEDERAL REGISTER: Proposed Information Collection Request; Comment Request; Disinfectants/Disinfection Byproducts, Chemical and Radionuclides Rules Renewal Information Collection Request; Microbial Rules Renewal Information Collection Request; Public Water System Supervision Program Renewal Information Collection Request

Mar 31, 2015 Office of the Federal Register has issued the following notice:ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY[EPA-HQ-OW-2011-0439; EPA-HQ-OW-2011-0442; EPA-HQ-OW-2011-0443; FRL-9925-45-OW]Proposed Information Collection Request; Comment Request; Disinfectants/D...

North Carolina Department of Utilities Commission Issues Order Canceling Certificate of Authority in the Matter of MP The Oaks, LLC

Mar 31, 2015 The North Carolina Utilities Commission issued the following order:In the Matter of MP The Oaks, LLC, 601 Montgomery Street, Suite 2000, San Francisco, California 94111 - Cancellation of Authority for Charging for Water and Sewer Utility Service i...