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Masdar Institute ensuring safety of crops grown with treated waste water in UAE

Apr 1, 2015 ABU DHABI, 31st March 2015 (WAM) --- Desalination was the first major technological innovation that allowed the UAE to overcome its freshwater resource scarcity to achieve greater quality of life. The next innovative breakthrough that will dynamic...

Mexico's Sonoyta city to build wastewater treatment plant

Apr 1, 2015

Oomapas, the water utility in the Mexican city of Sonoyta, Sonora state, has called for technical and financial bids for a contract to build a wastewater treatment plant.

EPA ISSUES NOTICE ABOUT PUBLIC MEETING AND WEBINAR TO OBTAIN INPUT ON POTENTIAL REVISIONS TO REGULATIONS FOR PROHIBITION ON USE OF LEAD PIPES, SOLDER AND FLUX

Apr 1, 2015

WASHINGTON, April 1 -- Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has issued a notice called: Notice of a Public Meeting: Regulations Implementing Section 1417 of the Safe Drinking Water Act: Prohibition on Use of Lead Pipes, Solder and Flux.

Concerns raised regarding EnCana's "extraordinarily deficient" disclosure of records in Rosebud fracing water contamination case

Apr 1, 2015 ROSEBUD, AB, March 31, 2015 /CNW/ - Plaintiff Jessica Ernst is raising serious concerns regarding blatant, widespread and systemic deficiencies in Encana's disclosure of records, including Encana's failure to disclose key records in a landmark law...

Jiangsu Provincial Academy of Environmental Science Files Chinese Patent Application for Water Circulating and Reusing Method for Industrial Parks

Apr 1, 2015

Publication Name: Enviornmental Patent News Patent Application Number: CN2014145126 20140207 Patent Publication Number: CN103739172 (A) International Patent Classification Codes: C02F9/14 Patent Status: Application

Shanghai Jiao Tong University Applies for Patent on Subsurface Flow Wetland Device for Enhanced Nitrogen Removal of Low-Pollution Water

Apr 1, 2015

Publication Name: Enviornmental Patent News Patent Application Number: CN2014114129 20140113 Patent Publication Number: CN103739081 (A) International Patent Classification Codes: C02F3/30, C02F3/32 Patent Status: Application

State Intellectual Property Office of China Publishes Shenzhen Texen Science & Technology Water System Engineering's Patent Application for Multi-Dimensional Ecological System Remediation Method

Apr 1, 2015

Publication Name: Enviornmental Patent News Patent Application Number: CN20131717068 20131223 Patent Publication Number: CN103739077 (A) International Patent Classification Codes: C02F3/32 Patent Status: Application

Court Approves Destruction of Blounts Creek

Mar 31, 2015 The Southern Environmental Law Center issued the following news release:A state administrative court upheld a state permit that would allow a proposed Martin Marietta mine to destroy a popular fishing creek in eastern North Carolina with wastewate...

New York: Lisbeth DaBramo ’15 and Erika Marte ’15 Awarded Thomas J. Watson Fellowships

Mar 31, 2015 Hamilton College, The State of New York has issued the following News release:Lisbeth “Liz” DaBramo and Erika Marte, both candidates for May graduation from Hamilton, will travel the world as Thomas J. Watson Fellows for 2015-16. DaBr...

Malcom's arrest doesn't end saga for Cascade water customers

Mar 31, 2015 Cascade residents might be relieved by Friday's arrest of Terry Malcom, who allegedly embezzled about $800,000 from the Cascade Metropolitan District, but the town has a long way to go before issues surrounding its water service are solved.Residen...