Drinking Water Features

  1. The Science Of Public Outreach — And Successful AMI Deployment
    5/3/2017

    As consumer buy-in is critical to the success of advanced metering infrastructure, so is behavioral science in guiding utilities’ engagement efforts around the technology.

  2. Fixing The EPA's Clean Water Problem
    5/3/2017

    A chasm in the Clean Water Act, coupled with EPA’s misguided direction, create an environmental suing spree that threatens to cost everyone that pays a sewer bill $100 billion and more — for pollution you didn’t cause, using remedies that don’t work. There’s a way to turn this around and help the taxpayer and the environment, based on lessons learned in Iowa and Idaho.

  3. New Report Offers Long-Awaited Answers About Reusing Oil And Gas Industry’s Wastewater
    5/2/2017

    A new report from the Oklahoma Water Resources Board’s Produced Water Working Group indicates that oil and gas companies looking for ways to dispose of large volumes of wastewater should focus on recycling those liquids within the oil and gas fields, and not use it for irrigation or other surface applications where human and environmental exposure is a risk.

  4. On-Site With Sodium Hypochlorite Generation
    5/1/2017

    Chlorine has long been a reliable tool in the water and wastewater treatment industry. It is one of the most widely-utilized chemicals in the space, and as such, there is no shortage of solutions for obtaining and applying it.

  5. Will The Nation’s Water Infrastructure Needs Be Overlooked Again?
    4/28/2017

    Industry experts and government officials fear that when President Donald Trump’s proposed $1 trillion infrastructure plan is finally “laid out,” water infrastructure projects could largely be “left out.”

  6. Thirsty For Change? 4 Ways To Improve Corporate Water Targets
    4/26/2017

    Water-related business risks are becoming more and more apparent. According to CDP’s 2016 global water report, 607 companies lost $14 billion last year alone due to water scarcity, drought, flood and other water risks.

  7. What Now? EPA Priorities In The Trump Era
    4/25/2017

    The U.S. EPA has a job to do despite having its financial and human resources trimmed by the new presidential administration. Three U.S. EPA Office of Water directors, presenting at the 2017 Water & Wastewater Equipment Manufacturers Association (WWEMA) Washington Forum, laid out action plans for addressing the nation's most pressing water-quality threats in a manner that can (or must) achieve results efficiently.

  8. Kevin Costner’s New Waterworld: Advancing Treatment Technology
    4/24/2017

    The actor is behind a company that has introduced advanced membrane technology to overcome water treatment challenges.

  9. Redefining 'Reliable Connections' For Water Distribution
    4/21/2017

    Sometimes the relationship with a manufacturer begins and ends when a product is purchased. Regrettably, this can often leave customers high and dry when it comes to installation, operation, or troubleshooting.

  10. A Filtration Solution For When Spring Has Sprung
    4/20/2017

    This mobile filtration technology offers water treatment operations a chance to combat the runoff and solids brought in by seasonal ice melt.