Contaminant Removal News

  1. Trump Environmental Nominee Allegedly Ignored Water Rule
    12/27/2017

    A Trump administration nominee is embroiled in controversy about alleged radiation contamination of drinking water.

  2. Wyoming, Nebraska Mull Drinking Water Pipeline Project
    12/25/2017

    To circumvent some pervasive water quality issues, two Midwestern states may team up on an ambitious infrastructure project.

  3. S&L Grit Removal Technology Aids Major Upgrade At Award-Winning WTP
    12/7/2017

    Hydraulic forced vortex grit chambers applied to replace plate settlers allows for more efficient sand and silt removal from river water in-take with less chemical requirement downstream.

  4. Scientists Urge Coordination In PFC Response
    12/6/2017

    Scientists want to see more coordination across communities when it comes to policymaking and research into perfluorinated compounds (PFCs).

  5. De Nora China Boosts Production With New Multi-Million Factory Expansion And Upgrade
    11/29/2017

    De Nora, a leading global electrochemical and water technology company, has unveiled its new expansion and upgrade of its factory in Suzhou Industrial Park.

  6. CDC Reports 13 Water Contaminant-Caused Deaths From 2013-14
    11/24/2017

    While opinion varies from person to person, for the most part, we assume that the drinking water running through our taps are safe. While that should remain a fair assumption, a recent report from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) may cause doubt.

  7. Water Quality Association Supports Federal Effort To Address PFCs
    11/21/2017

    The Water Quality Association (WQA) is supporting efforts by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency to address perfluorinated chemicals (PFCs) such as PFOA and PFOS and their impact on drinking water.

  8. Outbreak Forces Disneyland To Shut Down Cooling Towers
    11/20/2017

    Disneyland had to shut down two of its cooling towers recently because of the presence of Legionella bacteria, which can cause a fatal disease and had been infecting park guests.

  9. Puerto Rico Still Dealing With Contaminated Drinking Water
    11/20/2017

    It has been two months since Hurricane Maria hit Puerto Rico, yet water access for many residents remains interrupted and those who have service are afraid to use it.

  10. Virginia Tech Granted $600,000 To Fight Lead Contamination
    11/20/2017

    After researchers from Virginia Tech pioneered efforts to test for and remediate lead contamination problems in Flint, MI, the school has received a considerable grant for undertaking similar efforts around the country.