Current Headlines

  1. Special Events Held Across North America To Commemorate Drinking Water Week
    5/4/2016

    As Drinking Water Week continues, the American Water Works Association and water professionals across North America are celebrating with special events focused on helping consumers to get to know and value their water supply and their local water utility.

  2. Virginia Creates 'Drinking Water and Wastewater Professionals Appreciation Day'
    5/4/2016

    The Virginia General Assembly has voted to make June 30 annual Drinking Water and Wastewater Professionals Appreciation Day.

  3. Sting Targets Rio Waste Plants Before Summer Olympics
    5/4/2016

    A sting at six waste plants in Brazil last month aimed to check whether the facilities are actually treating sewage or just saying they are.

  4. New Way To Treat Groundwater Contaminated By Nuclear Waste
    5/4/2016

    Scientists at Washington University in St. Louis have found a new way of treating water contaminated by nuclear waste.

  5. Water Research Foundation Launches New Projects On Water And Wastewater Capital Improvement And Green Infrastructure For Stormwater Runoff
    5/3/2016

    The Water Research Foundation (WRF), a leading sponsor of research supporting the water community, is pleased to announce two new projects that will provide guidance on (1) capital improvement project (CIP) project delivery methods for drinking water and wastewater utilities and (2) incentives for green infrastructure on private property for combined sewer and stormwater utilities, stormwater program managers, and city planners.

  6. Xylem Inc. Reports Solid First Quarter Earnings
    5/3/2016

    Xylem Inc., a leading global water technology company dedicated to solving the world’s most challenging water issues, recently reported first quarter 2016 net income of $66M, or $0.37 per share.

  7. New Economic Benefits Analysis Of Drinking Water And Clean Water State Revolving Funds Reveals Billions In Return On Federal Investment
    5/3/2016

    A new economic benefits analysis of the impacts of increased funding for the Drinking Water and Clean Water State Revolving Funds (SRF), released recently by the Water Environment Federation (WEF) and the WateReuse Association, has revealed that a requested $34.7B of federal SRF spending will generate $102.7B in total economic input and create more than 500,000 U.S. jobs.

  8. NuTerra Celebrates International Compost Week With A Brief That Details Environmental And Economical Benefits Of A Large-Scale Composting Program
    5/3/2016

    NuTerra, a designer, builder, and provider of services that help municipalities address capital and operating changes based on proprietary financial and risk analysis models, recently announced the availability of a compost brief as part of International Compost Week.

  9. Oregon’s Clean Water Services Adopts SWMMLive and InfoMaster Technology
    5/3/2016

    Innovyze, a leading global innovator of business analytics software and technologies for smart water infrastructure, recently announced that Clean Water Services (District), Oregon, has chosen the company’s industry-leading and award-winning InfoMaster and SWMMLive to support its sanitary sewer capital improvement program.

  10. OriginClear Forms Strategic Partnership With Los Angeles Cleantech Incubator
    5/3/2016

    OriginClear Inc., a leading provider of water treatment solutions, recently announced that it has agreed to become a strategic partner of the Los Angeles Cleantech Incubator (LACI), a non-profit organization led by the City of Los Angeles and its Department of Water and Power (LADWP), that helps accelerate the commercialization of clean technologies.