Current Headlines

  1. New Jersey’s Drought Woes Grow Worse
    12/2/2016

    Drought conditions in parts of the world not normally thought of as arid continue to worsen. For example, in northern and central sections of New Jersey, drought conditions persist due to lack of rain.

  2. Wastewater Utilities Oppose EPA’s Request For Nutrient Information
    12/2/2016

    Wastewater utilities are suspicious of a federal plan to collect more information about their nutrient practices.

  3. Should Leaks Mean Billing Break?
    12/2/2016

    At a time when utilities are struggling with cost pressures and crumbling infrastructure, cities across the country are struggling with questions around their leak policies and if residents should get a break on their bills when they spring a leak.

  4. Minister Erdan: ‘Nearly 90% of Israel’s Waste Water Is Now Recycled, 4 Times Higher Than Any Other Country In The World’
    12/1/2016

    Israel's Minister of Strategic Affairs & Public Diplomacy, Gilad Erdan paid tribute to Israel's world-renowned sustainable innovation at this week’s first-ever Israeli CSR Experience Conference hosted by Maala, the country’s CSR standards organization.

  5. H2O Innovation Awarded $8 M Of New Contracts In North America
    12/1/2016

    H2O Innovation Inc. (“H2O Innovation” or the “Corporation”) is proud to announce that it was awarded three (3) new contracts - two (2) wastewater projects using membrane bioreactor (MBR) technology and a drinking water project. These new contracts bring the Corporation’s project sales backlog to $55 M, which is included in the $108 M consolidated backlog (combining Projects and Operation & Maintenance contracts).

  6. After Testing, Cleveland School District Finds Lead In 60 Buildings
    12/1/2016

    The Cleveland Metropolitan School District recently uncovered high levels of lead in samples that were taken from drinking fountains and other water sources in 60 school buildings.

  7. California Officials Debate Giant Reservoir Project
    12/1/2016

    California may construct the largest reservoir it has built since the 1970s in a town outside Sacramento.

  8. EPA Watches Closely As Flint Plans Another Change In Water Source
    12/1/2016

    Flint, MI, has a bad track record for changing water sources. When the city switched sources two years ago in an attempt to cut costs, it underwent a major water-contamination crisis.

  9. Wet Well Wizard Video – Proof Of FOG Elimination - Forever
    11/30/2016

    A short video is now available from Reliant Water Technologies that clearly illustrates how successful the company’s wet well wizard is at eliminating FOG (Fats, Oils, and Grease) from collection system lift station wet wells. The patent pending Wizard design is guaranteed never to allow air bubbles to cavitate wet well pumps, to eliminate H2S odor from forming in the well where it is located, and eliminate all negative odors.

  10. Researchers Claim EPA Protections Fall Short For Lake Champlain
    11/30/2016

    Published in Environmental Research Letters, there is new research that suggests Lake Champlain is highly susceptible to climate change. It is now believed that rules created by the U.S. EPA to protect the lake may be insufficient in stopping algae blooms and water quality problems as the region gets hotter and wetter.