Drinking Water News

  1. Bottled Water Contains More Plastics Than Tap Water

    Drinking bottled water may mean guzzling down tiny bits of plastic.

  2. Hunter Water To Pilot TaKaDu As Part Of Its Drive Towards Total Efficiency

    The second largest water utility in New South Wales, Australia, Hunter Water Corporation, has selected TaKaDu’s Integrated Event Management solution as part of its concerted efforts to achieve total water efficiency.

  3. Alliance Of Leading Companies Empowers Planet Water Foundation To Take Action Against Global Water Poverty In Five Countries During World Water Day Event

    Planet Water Foundation, a leading non-profit organization that addresses global water poverty by delivering clean water access and hygiene education programs, will deploy 24 community-based AquaTowers on March 22 — World Water Day.

  4. Utility Engagement Sought On Real-Time Monitoring

    British Water is calling on water companies to share their real-time monitoring needs with a new focus group in preparation for the next five-year Asset Management Plan (AMP).

  5. Water Contamination Could Put Beer At Risk

    Dangers to the water supply are not just bad for water utilities. They also pose a risk to another vital resource: beer.

  6. Coal Plants Pose Groundwater Threat, New Data Shows

    Mounting data suggests that pollution from coal-burning power plants may pose a threat to drinking water.

  7. EPA Orders Sunnyside Gold Corporation To Conduct Groundwater Investigation At Bonita Peak Mining District Superfund site

    The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) recently issued a unilateral administrative order to Sunnyside Gold Corporation to conduct groundwater investigation activities at the Bonita Peak Mining District Superfund Site (BPMD) in San Juan County, Colo. Sunnyside Gold is a current owner and past operator of the Sunnyside Mine in the BPMD.

  8. Unmasking The Chemical Forming Carcinogens In Recycled Water

    Engineers at wastewater recycling plants can rest easy knowing that their methods for minimizing the formation of a potent carcinogen are targeting the right chemical compound.

  9. Request For Proposals For Onsite Non-Potable Water Systems Project

    The Water Research Foundation is seeking proposals for research entitled Development of a Design, Operations, and Regulations Guidance Manual and Training Materials for Onsite Non-Potable Water Systems (#4909).

  10. Echologics And Bell Deliver IoT Smart City Solution For Water Network Leak Detection In The City Of Medicine Hat

    Echologics, an industry leader in permanent leak detection technology, today announced it will deliver an Internet of Things (IoT) Smart City solution over Bell’s broadband wireless network for the City of Medicine Hat, Alberta.