Drinking Water News

  1. LG Chem Emerges As A Global Leader Of RO Membranes
    6/22/2018

    LG Chem, supplier of the full line of NanoH2OTM reverse osmosis (RO) membranes, announced that over the last two years the company has accrued the most wins for new seawater RO membrane projects with more than 100,000 cubic meters per day capacity, based upon analysis of the database in DesalData published by Global Water Intelligence.

  2. Overpumping Groundwater Linked To Arsenic Threat
    6/22/2018

    A new study found that groundwater overpumping can result in potentially dangerous water quality problems.

  3. Xylem Highlights Its Continuing Commitment To Global Sustainability In Its Annual Sustainability Report: ‘The Opportunity Of A Lifetime’
    6/21/2018

    Recently, Xylem, a leading global water technology company, published its 2017 Sustainability Report: "The Opportunity of a Lifetime," which outlines its commitment to partnering with customers and communities to pioneer new approaches to help solve the major water challenges of our time.

  4. National Study Examines Drugs In Wastewater
    6/20/2018

    Scientists from the U.S. Geological Survey have published a major study of how pharmaceutical companies pollute the environment by sending their wastewater to treatment plants.

  5. Ostara And Krevox Partner To Build Nutrient Recovery Facility At Cielcza Sewage Treatment Plant To Reduce Phosphorus And Protect The Baltic Sea
    6/20/2018

    Ostara and Krevox announced today they have partnered to build a nutrient recovery facility at the Cielcza Sewage Treatment Plant (STP) to aid in the reduction of phosphorus being emitted to the Baltic Sea.

  6. FS10i Ventilation Air Flow Switch/Monitor Meets NFPA86 Standard For Ovens & Furnaces
    6/20/2018

    Users, specifiers and designers of industrial-grade ovens and furnaces will find the FS10i Flow Switch Monitor from Fluid Components International (FCI) provides a ruggedized, ultra-reliable ventilation air flow switch in compliance with the requirements of the National Fire Prevention Association’s (NFPA) Standard 86 for Ovens and Furnaces.

  7. EPA Outlines Expectations For Next Phase Of Chesapeake Bay Restoration Effort
    6/20/2018

    Recently, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) sent letters to Pennsylvania, New York, Delaware, Maryland, Virginia, West Virginia, and the District of Columbia outlining what the agency expects to see in state and local implementation plans for the third phase of the Chesapeake Bay Total Maximum Daily Load (TMDL).

  8. U.S. EPA Orders $21M In Cleanup Work At San Fernando Valley Superfund Site
    6/20/2018

    The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has finalized three orders with Lockheed Martin Corporation and Honeywell International, Inc. requiring the companies to expand groundwater treatment and conduct additional groundwater contamination studies at the San Fernando Valley Area 1 Superfund site. The work is expected to cost more than $21M.

  9. Brown and Caldwell Selected For Environmental Post-Closure Maintenance Of Guam’s Ordot Closure Facility
    6/19/2018

    Brown and Caldwell, a leading environmental engineering and construction firm, recently announced its selection by Federal Receiver Gershman, Brickner & Bratton, Inc. (GBB), to provide operations and maintenance services for the post-closure care of Guam’s Ordot Closure Facility.

  10. Foxconn To Adopt World-Class Water Recycling Technology At Wisconn Valley Science And Technology Park
    6/19/2018

    As part of its long-term effort to protect the environment in Wisconsin, Foxconn Technology Group (Foxconn) today announced that it will voluntarily adopt a leading-edge water recycling system at the Wisconn Valley Science and Technology Park in Racine County.