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HOWARD COUNTY EXECUTIVE KITTLEMAN UNVEILS 'H2O HELP TO OTHERS'

Feb 26, 2015 ELLICOTT CITY, Md., Feb. 25 -- Howard County issued the following news:Howard County Executive Allan H. Kittleman today unveiled a new program for connecting Howard County residents who need assistance in paying water and sewer bills with resident...

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

Feb 26, 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...

Rajasthan in water management pact with Singapore co

Feb 26, 2015

New Delhi, Feb. 26 -- Rajasthan Wednesday signed a grant agreement with Singapore Cooperation Enterprise (SCE) on water management and to develop capabilities in urban water management in the state.

TasWater to get bad taste out of Hobart's drinking water

Feb 26, 2015

Hobart's drinking water could start to taste better from this weekend, with TasWater confident it has found a lasting solution to odour and taste problems.

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

Feb 26, 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...

GE Unveils White Paper on Reuse Policy Options to Help Meet Growing Demand for Water in Saudi Arabia

Feb 26, 2015 AL KHOBAR, SAUDI ARABIA, Feb. 25, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- GE (NYSE: GE) will unveil an industry white paper on "Addressing Water Scarcity in Saudi Arabia: Policy Options for Continued Success," at the Water Arabia 2015 Conference & Exhibiti...

FIGHTING INVASIVE SPECIES IN MICHIGAN'S LAKES

Feb 26, 2015 The following information was released by the University of Michigan - Ann Arbor:Everyone knows that clean water is important. But for the state of Michigan, surrounded on three sides by the Great Lakes, it is absolutely essential-to the economy a...

Cal Water announces investment to provide recycled water to new Apple campus

Feb 25, 2015 "Given the seriousness of the current drought, we are particularly pleased to partner on this project that will enable us to provide recycled water to our valued customer, Apple, Inc.," said Martin A. Kropelnicki, President and CEO of California W...

SEN. BROWN ANNOUNCES MORE THAN $600,000 IN FEDERAL RURAL DEVELOPMENT FUNDING FOR BELMONT COUNTY

Feb 25, 2015 WASHINGTON, Feb. 24 -- The office of Sen. Sherrod Brown has issued the following news release:U.S. Sen. Sherrod Brown (D-OH) today announced more than $600,000 in federal funding from the U.S. Department of Agriculture to help the Village of Hollo...

Idaho: Acidifying Waters Are Endangering Your Oysters And Mussels

Feb 25, 2015 American Falls District Library of Idaho has issued the followinga news release:Bad news for bivalves comes this week from scientists studying ocean acidification.Ocean water in parts of the world is changing. Its chemistry is very slowly becomin...