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GWR Global Water Resources Corp. Declares Monthly Dividend

Feb 28, 2015 PHOENIX, AZ, Feb. 27, 2015 /CNW/ - GWR Global Water Resources Corp. (TSX: GWR) (the "Company") announced today that its board of directors declared, under its approved dividend policy, a monthly cash dividend on the common shares of the Compan...

Florida Legislative Update, February 23-27, 2015

Feb 28, 2015 The Nature Conservancy issued the following news release:This week legislators are back in their districts preparing for the start of the 2015 Legislative Session, set to begin on Tuesday, March 3. As described in the legislative update issued las...

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...

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...

Fitch Affirms Irvine Ranch Water District, CA COPs, Rev Bonds, and Notes at 'AAA'; Outlook Stable

Feb 27, 2015

Indian Applicants File Patent Application for Removal of Hexavalent Chromium from Contaminated Water Using ZnO-AI2O3 nanoparticles Composite Immobilized in Sodium Alginate

Feb 27, 2015 Kolkata, Feb. 27 -- Dr Amitava Mukherjee of Vellore, India, Dr N Chandrasekaran and Jastin Samuel R filed patent application for removal of hexavalent chromium from contaminated water using ZnO-AI2O3 nanoparticles composite immobilized in sodium a...

Philippines: Metro Pacific sets Php58.2-B capex for 2015; profit up 18% in 2014

Feb 27, 2015

Infrastructure conglomerate Metro Pacific Investments Corporation (MPIC) is increasing its capital expenditure to 6.2 percent to Php58.2 billion this year, bulk of the amount will be used to boost its water and electricity businesses.

Fitch Affirms Chesterfield County, VA Water & Sewer Revs at 'AAA'; Outlook Stable

Feb 27, 2015 Fitch Ratings affirms its 'AAA' rating on the following Chesterfield County, VA (the county) outstanding revenue bonds:--$77.6 million water and sewer system revenue bonds, series 2007 and 2009.The Rating Outlook is Stable.SECURITY

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

Feb 27, 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...

Water rationing increases risk of contamination, says Sabesp director

Feb 27, 2015

Water rationing through provision of intermittent water supplies in Brazil's São Paulo state could increase the chances of contamination, according to the metropolitan director of state water utility Sabesp, Paulo Massato.