WATER INDUSTRY WIRE NEWS

Final 2012 and Preliminary 2014 Effluent Guidelines Program Plans and 2012 and 2013 Annual Effluent Guidelines Review Reports

Sep 17, 2014 Office of the Federal Register has issued the following notice:ActionNotice Of Availability.SummaryThis notice announces the availability of the combined Final 2012 and Preliminary 2014 Effluent Guidelines Program Plans and EPA's 2012 and 2013 An...

Environment Department Confirms Lift of Precautionary 'Boil Water Advisory' for City of Farmington

Sep 17, 2014 The New Mexico Department of the Environment issued the following news release:The New Mexico Environment Department's (NMED) Drinking Water Bureau has confirmed the City of Farmington has lifted the precautionary "Boil Water Advisory" for the ent...

EPA Decision on State of New York's Proposal to Use Clean Water Funding for Projects Related to Replacing the Tappan Zee Bridge

Sep 17, 2014 The Environmental Protection Agency issued the following news release:Each year, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) provides millions of dollars to the State of New York, which in turn provides funding to local governments for various clean...

IAPMO Supports Legislation That Would Help Conserve, Recycle and Manage Limited Water Supplies

Sep 17, 2014 The International Association of Plumbing and Mechanical Officials issued the following news release:The International Association of Plumbing and Mechanical Officials (IAPMO) strongly supports legislation in the U.S. Senate and the House of Repre...

Governor Brown Signs Historic Groundwater Legislation

Sep 17, 2014 Gov. Edmund G. Brown Jr., D-Calif., issued the following news release:Putting California communities on a path to become more resilient to water shortages, Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. today signed historic legislation to strengthen local manageme...

Latta Meets with U.S. EPA to Discuss Substantive Solutions for Lake Erie

Sep 17, 2014 Rep. Robert Latta, R-Ohio (5th CD), issued the following news release:Congressman Bob Latta (R-OH) and Congressman John Shimkus (R-IL), Chairman of the Energy and Commerce Committee's Environment and the Economy Subcommittee, today met with the U....

AD Regulation and Supervision Bureau urges residents and businesses to heed conservation campaign

Sep 17, 2014 ABU DHABI, 16th September, 2014 (WAM) -- Abu Dhabi's Regulation and Supervision Bureau, (The Bureau), has reiterated its appeal for residents and businesses to join hands to conserve water and electricity, in the face of growing demands on the cit...

Study finds faulty gas wells, not drilling, pollutes water

Sep 17, 2014

It's bad well design, not hydraulic fracturing itself, that's leading to contamination of drinking water, research led by Ohio State University finds.

Suffolk officials approve water funds restoration

Sep 17, 2014

Thirty-million dollars will be restored to Suffolk County’s Drinking Water Protection Program after funds were allegedly used in 2011 to support sewer infrastructure and improvement projects.

Meeting of the National Drinking Water Advisory Council

Sep 17, 2014 Office of the Federal Register has issued the following notice:ActionNotice Of A Public Meeting.SummaryThe U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is announcing a meeting of the National Drinking Water Advisory Council (Council), as authorized...