Drinking Water Disinfection HEADLINES

  1. IUVA Announces 2016 IUVA World Congress Technical Program
    12/3/2015

    With accelerating global concerns about the need for water and air purification solutions, the International Ultraviolet Association (IUVA) announces the IUVA 2016 IUVA World Congress & Exhibition, January 31 to February 3, 2016 in Vancouver, Canada.

  2. California Water Board Approves Xylem’s Ultraviolet Disinfection Technology
    12/2/2015

    Xylem, a leading global water technology company dedicated to solving the world’s most challenging water issues, announced recently that its Wedeco Duron ultraviolet (UV) disinfection system has received conditional acceptance from the California Water Boards’ Division of Drinking Water (DDW), making it the first UV disinfection system with an inclined lamp array to be available in California for water reuse.

  3. NASA Glenn Research Center And CWRU Fusion Analyze Ways To Commercialize A Promising New Water Purification Technology
    11/30/2015

    NASA Glenn Research Center scientists and students in Case Western Reserve University’s interdisciplinary Fusion program are studying a novel water purification technology and how to commercialize it.

  4. American Water To Participate In Water Quality Technology Conference
    11/14/2015

    American Water, the nation’s largest publicly traded water and wastewater utility company, recently announced the company will participate in the 2015 American Water Works Association's (AWWA) Water Quality Technology Conference in Salt Lake City, Utah on Nov. 15-19.

  5. Erin Brockovich, Water Utility At Odds Over Disinfection Byproducts
    11/11/2015

    The world-renowned environmental activist Erin Brockovich recently called out a water utility in the city of Tyler, TX, for what she saw as a failing to level with the public on a potential threat in the drinking water.

  6. Brain-Eating Amoeba Scare Spurs Utility To Action
    11/10/2015

    A community in Louisiana that lost a young boy to a so-called “brain-eating amoeba” two years ago is still working to secure its water supply from the deadly pest.

  7. Contaminant Closeup: Utility Fights Disinfection Byproducts
    11/5/2015

    Water pros in Flagstaff, AZ, have spent months trying to figure out why the city’s water system has exceeded federal limits on the potentially cancer-causing contaminant haloacetic acid, and it now appears they have their answer.

  8. Neptune Benson ETS-UV System Passes Validation Trial, Receives EPA Approval For City Of Moline Use
    10/29/2015

    Neptune Benson is an industry leader in water filtration and disinfection in the municipal, industrial and recreational water markets. Its ETS-UV brand is well established as a leading UV manufacturer.

  9. Neptune Benson’s ETS-UV Selected For NWRI Project In Southern California
    10/29/2015

    Neptune Benson is an industry leader in water filtration and disinfection in the municipal, industrial and recreational water markets. Its ETS-UV brand is well established as a leading UV manufacturer.

  10. Michigan Admits Fault In Flint Crisis
    10/21/2015

    Michigan is stepping up to take some responsibility for water problems in Flint, where everything from lead to disinfectant byproducts has plagued the supply since the city switched from Detroit water and began drinking Flint River water.