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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...

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...

FORMER MILL SUPERINTENDENT FOR SHASTA COUNTY GOLD MINE SENTENCED FOR ENVIRONMENTAL CRIMES

Feb 27, 2015 The following information was released by the United States Attorney's Office for the Eastern District of California:Kiedock Kim, age 60, resident of Biggs, California, was sentenced today by United States District Judge Troy L. Nunley to six mont...

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.

Desalitech Nominated for 2015 Global Water Awards' Desalination Company of the Year; Prestigious Nomination Recognizes Desalitech as a Major Player in Global Water Treatment

Feb 27, 2015 NEWTON, Mass., Feb. 26, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Desalitech, a Newton-based provider of high-efficiency water and wastewater treatment solutions, has been nominated for the 2015 Global Water Awards' Desalination Company of the Year ? one of the wa...

Bayfield County's CAFO Moratorium and Study Committee Makes Time to Get it Right

Feb 27, 2015 Midwest Environmental Advocates issued the following news release:Midwest Environmental Advocates applauds the Bayfield County Board for demonstrating great leadership in taking the time to study clean water impacts of industrialized livestock ope...

Mauritius: EU supports water sector in Rodrigues

Feb 27, 2015 Port-Louis, Mauritius (PANA) - The Rodrigues Regional Assembly (RRA) Friday received a grant of 1.44 million Euros from the European Union (EU) to support water sector development in the context of the Millennium Development Goals (MDG) on the isl...

American Water Works reports higher Q4 net income, provides guidance for 2015

Feb 27, 2015 Operating revenues for the fourth quarter ended December 31, 2014 were $731.38 million, compared to $706.24 million for the same quarter ended December 31, 2013. Net income for the year ended December 31, 2014 was $423.11 million, or $2.35 per dil...