Drinking Water News and Headlines

  1. New Top Award For Modern Water’s Continuous Toxicity Monitor
    6/4/2018

    Modern Water has won a coveted 2018 New Product Innovation Award from Frost & Sullivan, an internationally recognized market research firm.

  2. Hach And Veolia Announce A Three-Year Partnership Agreement To Establish Hach As A Primary Supplier Of Water Analysis Solutions For Veolia Customers
    5/31/2018

    Hach and Veolia announced a three-year partnership agreement recently, establishing Hach as a primary supplier of water analysis solutions for Veolia’s water operations.

  3. HKBU Scholars Invent Award-Winning Portable Device For Quick And Accurate Detection Of Lead Contamination In Water Within 10 Minutes
    5/15/2018

    The research team from the Department of Chemistry of HKBU invented a portable device for one-stop detection of lead concentration in drinking water. The DNA-based device which works together with a smartphone can accurately detect lead concentration in less than 10 minutes. 

  4. Bureau Of Reclamation Launches Prize Competition Seeking Improved Methods For Monitoring Pathogens To Facilitate Water Reuse
    5/10/2018

    The Bureau of Reclamation is launching a new prize competition that is seeking improved methods to sample and monitor for pathogens, specifically viruses, in order to help with indirect and direct reuse of wastewater.

  5. Researchers Levitate Water Droplets To Improve Contaminant Detection
    5/3/2018

    In a new study, researchers showed that using sound waves to levitate droplets of water in midair can improve the detection of harmful heavy metal contaminants such as lead and mercury in water.

  6. CosmosID Microbiome Technology Wins Prestigious Global Water Summit Technology Idol Award
    5/2/2018

    CosmosID is the recipient of the 2018 Technology Idol award presented at the recent Global Water Summit held in Paris, France.

  7. microLAN And UNLV Pilot Water Quality Monitoring Technology Through WaterStart
    5/1/2018

    Through WaterStart, Netherlands-based tech company microLAN has partnered with the University of Nevada, Las Vegas (UNLV) for a pilot project that tests its BACTcontrol unit, which detects the presence of bacterial contamination in water and can be used for the detection of bacterial activity in water.

  8. EPA Awards $1.9M To Virginia Tech To Research Lead In Drinking Water
    4/25/2018

    Recently, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced $1,981,500 in funding to Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University (Virginia Tech) in Blacksburg, Va., to research strategies to detect and control lead exposure in drinking water.

  9. Vitens Ensures High Water Quality With Danish Technology
    4/13/2018

    One of the world's most recognized utilities Vitens in Holland has just chosen to introduce Mycometer’s technology as a standard method for monitoring water quality.

  10. New Emerson Combustion Control Analyzer For Small And Midsize Boiler Users Helps Meet Energy And Environmental Requirements
    4/4/2018

    To improve energy efficiency and meet environmental regulatory requirements for small and midsize boiler markets, Emerson introduces the Rosemount CX1100 in situ oxygen analyzer, the first high-performance, zirconia cell-based combustion control system designed for these users.