Contaminant Removal News

  1. Middle Schoolers Develop App For Water Quality Testing
    1/1/2018

    In an innovative reminder of how the next generation can change water treatment practices, middle school students in Massachusetts have developed a new digital tool for water quality testing.

  2. U.S. EPA To Hear Recommendations For Changes To Lead And Copper Rule
    12/28/2017

    According to recent reports, one of the U.S. EPA’s fundamental regulations may be getting tweaked in the near future.

  3. In Illinois, Legionnaires’ Takes Lives Of 13 Veterans
    12/28/2017

    A home for veterans in Illinois suffered an outbreak of Legionnaires’ disease this year.

  4. Water Fountain At EPA Headquarters Spews Black Sewage
    12/27/2017

    In an ironic incident that bolstered critics of the agency, water fountains at the U.S. EPA headquarters were spewing black sewage earlier this month.

  5. 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.

  6. 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.

  7. 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.

  8. 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).

  9. 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.

  10. 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.