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Legal Petition Urges Gov. Brown to Impose Emergency Fracking Moratorium After Oil Waste Illegally Dumped Into California Aquifers

Feb 27, 2015 The Center for Biological Diversity issued the following news release:After California officials admitted allowing the oil industry to illegally inject wastewater into protected aquifers via disposal wells, more than 150 environmental and communit...

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...

Hobart's drinking water: a day in the life of a water tester

Feb 27, 2015 Water testing in Hobart and southern Tasmania requires a hands-on approach from local operators to make sure the precious commodity is regularly checked and safe to drink.TasWater Operator and Water Sampler Amanda White takes regular readings of w...

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...

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...

HOUSE PASSES LEGISLATION TO PROTECT GREAT LAKES FROM TOXIC ALGAE BLOOMS

Feb 27, 2015 The following information was released by the office of Michigan Rep. Candice Miller:Today, Rep. Candice Miller (MI-10) issued the following statement on House passage of the Drinking Water Protection Act of 2015 (H.R. 212), legislation she cospon...

North Carolina Department of Utilities Commission Issues Fourth Order Holding Proceeding in Abeyance in the Matter of CS Land Holding, LLC, Complainant v. Carolina Water Service, Inc., of North Carolina, Respondent

Feb 26, 2015 The North Carolina Utilities Commission issued the following order:In the Matter of CS Land Holding, LLC, Complainant v. Carolina Water Service, Inc., of North Carolina, RespondentBY THE PRESIDING COMMISSIONER: On August 5, 2014, the Commission is...

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.

Bernard and Susan Master 'Moonlight on the Marsh' Series Features Expert on River and Watershed Restoration

Feb 26, 2015 Florida Gulf Coast University, a component of the Florida state university system, issued the following news release:A leading international expert in ecology will discuss river and watershed restoration on Thursday, Feb. 26 in Naples as part of t...

House Report Filed on Safe Drinking Water Act Amendment

Feb 26, 2015

WASHINGTON, Feb. 26 -- The U.S. House of Representatives has received the following three reports from committees on Feb. 24: