Current Headlines

  1. Top Water Official May Land In Jail For Contamination Cover-Up
    8/21/2014

    A cover-up in New Jersey left ratepayers without knowledge that their water contained elevated levels of tetrachloroethene. 

  2. Obama Considers Anti-Terrorism Standards For Water Utilities
    8/21/2014

    Are water and wastewater utilities about to face regulatory action from the Department of Homeland Security?

  3. Water And Agriculture Leaders Plant Seeds For Environmental Progress In Rare Collaboration
    8/21/2014

    The US Water Alliance issued a report recently highlighting common ground and innovative strategies between agriculture and water and wastewater utilities to reduce nutrient pollution in the Mississippi River Basin.

  4. The World’s Largest Deammonification System To Be Provided By World Water Works For DC Water
    8/21/2014

    World Water Works, Inc., a leading designer and manufacturer of wastewater treatment solutions, has been selected by the District of Columbia Water and Sewer Authority – Blue Plains (DC Water) to provide its DEMON technology.

  5. Are Water Shutoffs Unconstitutional?
    8/20/2014

    A woman in Indiana claims her water provider violated her constitutional rights by shutting off her service.

  6. Reverse Osmosis Vs. Forward Osmosis: Which Is Better For Desalination?
    8/20/2014

    A new study pitted reverse osmosis desalination against forward osmosis in a test for the more efficient process. 

  7. Electrolyzed Water: The Future Of The Food Industry?
    8/20/2014

    A North Carolina startup is taking a stab at marketing electrolyzed water, which has won attention for its myriad functions but eluded mass commercialization because the technology behind it is expensive. 

  8. Farmers Fear Reg Crackdown After Algae Crisis
    8/20/2014

    The threat of toxic algae shook up Toledo this month, mobilizing the National Guard and subjecting locals to a water ban.

  9. California Fights Fracking
    8/20/2014

    California is cracking down on oil and gas operations that may pose a threat to the water supply. 

  10. Severn Trent Services Showcases Industry-Leading Water And Wastewater Treatment Solutions At WEFTEC 2014
    8/20/2014

    Severn Trent Services, a leading global supplier of water and wastewater treatment solutions, will showcase its industry-leading solutions at the WEFTEC exhibition and conference in New Orleans, La., from 27 September – 1 October 2014 at booth #4217.