Contaminant Removal News

  1. Hidden Valley Lake Community Services District In California Pilots Aqua Metrology Systems’ SafeGuard H2O Chromium Remediation System
    12/6/2018

    Aqua Metrology Systems (AMS) announced the pilot demonstration of its SafeGuard H2O HexavalentChromium [Cr (VI)] remediation system at California’s Hidden Valley Lake Community Services District (HVLCSD).

  2. Hormone-Disrupting Herbicide Widely Detected In Tap Water
    11/28/2018

    A new report from an environmental group points to a potential atrazine problem in tap water.

  3. Microvi MNE Solution To Restore Billions Of Gallons Of Drinking Water In California At Cucamonga Valley Water District
    11/28/2018

    icrovi Biotech Inc. (Microvi) announced today that Microvi MNE was selected to treat nitrate for the Cucamonga Valley Water District (CVWD) in Rancho Cucamonga, California.

  4. AquiSense Technologies Announces R&D Agreement With US EPA And Washington University To Further Advance UV LED Disinfection System Development
    11/28/2018

    AquiSense Technologies is proud to announce a Cooperative Research and Development Agreement (CRADA) between the United States Environmental Protection Agency (USEPA), Washington University, and AquiSense Technologies.

  5. WRF Releases Report About Wildfire Impacts On Drinking Water
    11/27/2018

    The Water Research Foundation (WRF) has released a new report,Wildfire Impacts on Drinking Water Treatment Process Performance: Development of Evaluation Protocols and Management Practices (4590).

  6. EPA Releases New Tools To Test And Treat Additional PFAS, Including GenX, In Drinking Water
    11/21/2018

    The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is announcing an updated and validated way to test for an additional four per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) in drinking water, including the GenX chemical, hexafluoropropylene oxide dimer acid (HFPO-DA). PFAS are man-made chemicals used in a wide range of products because of their ability to repel water, grease, and oil.

  7. NMSU Researcher, Collaborators Prolong Water Contaminant Treatment Using Ozone
    11/20/2018

    Kenneth “KC” Carroll, an associate professor in New Mexico State University’s College of Agricultural, Consumer and Environmental Sciences, and his collaborators have discovered an increase in the lifespan of ozone, giving more time for it to treat water both in groundwater and in waste-water treatment systems.

  8. PFAS Testimony Suggests Weak Response From Michigan
    11/19/2018

    Michigan has been slow to respond to PFAS contamination despite having information about this threat several years ago.

  9. New Flint Crisis Details Emerge
    11/16/2018

    The Flint lead crisis began in 2014, but all these years later, revelations continue to surface. Daugherty Johnson, former Flint utilities administrator, offered new insight into Flint’s water issues to Genesee District Court Judge Jennifer Manley on November 6.

  10. Report: South Carolina Used HaloSan To Treat Drinking Water
    11/14/2018

    State and local government have long sought to reassure residents of Denmark, SC, that their taps are safe, as many residents are suspicious of their rust-colored water.