Drinking Water News and Headlines

  1. Dr John Attridge Presents On 'Traceability And Linearisation Of In Situ Fluorescence Measurements Using The New V-Lux Sensor' At The SWIG Workshop, 7 March 2018 At Clare College, Cambridge

    Dr Attridge presenting on “Traceability and linearisation of in situ fluorescence measurements using the new V-Lux sensor” at the SWIG “Latest developments in water sensors" Workshop on 7 March at Clare College, Cambridge.

  2. Highly Reliable Flow Switch Protects Pumps From Dry Running Conditions That Require Maintenance

    Engineers responsible for optimizing the up time of process flow networks in a wide range of demanding industries will find the FLT93 Flow Switch from Fluid Components International (FCI) provides a reliable early warning alert to the potential of dry running conditions, cavitation and other pump issues that can lead to emergency shutdowns, service interruptions and unplanned costly maintenance.

  3. Endress+Hauser Releases Memosens COS81D Dissolved Oxygen Sensor

    Endress+Hauser releases the Memosens COS81D hygienic optical sensor for measuring dissolved oxygen in fermenters and bioreactors used in the food, pharmaceutical and biotechnology industries, as well in drinking water and boiler feedwater applications.

  4. Research Presents New Information About Flint Water Crisis

    Based on a detailed statistical analysis of multiple datasets, the Flint Area Community Health and Environment Partnership (FACHEP) research team found that the majority of Legionnaires’ disease cases that occurred during the 2014-15 outbreak in Genesee County, Michigan, can be attributed to the change in the City of Flint’s drinking water supply to the Flint River.

  5. Innovative Hexavalent Chromium Remediation System Has Been Successfully Demonstrated At The City Of Los Banos

    Aqua Metrology Systems (AMS), the leader in real-time water quality, has recently completed the successful demonstration of a proof of concept for the treatment of hexavalent chromium (Cr(VI)) at the City of Los Banos in California.

  6. Endress+Hauser Introduces Heartbeat Technology For Analytical Transmitters

    Endress+Hauser offers Heartbeat Technology with its Liquiline CM44 and CM44R transmitters for use with Memosens pH and conductivity sensors. Heartbeat Diagnostics’ continuous analysis of transmitter/sensor system health status during operation enables recognition of related events when they occur.

  7. Massachusetts Clean Energy Center Awards University Of Massachusetts Amherst And Aqua Metrology Systems A Grant To Develop An Online Raw-Water THM-Precursor Analyzer

    Aqua Metrology Systems (AMS) and University of Massachusetts Amherst (UMass Amherst), partnering to develop a robust online raw-water trihalomethanes (THMs) -precursor analyzer, announced on 23 January 2018 they have received a commitment from Massachusetts Clean Energy Center (MassCEC) through its AmplifyMass program to cost share in the development and assessment of this new online THM-Precursor analyzer.

  8. CTG Showcases Latest Sensor Technology To Rapidly Detect Microbiological Contaminants At ‘Water & Health Workshop’

    Chelsea Technologies Group Ltd (CTG) will be exhibiting at the jointly held SWIG (Sensing for Water Interest Group) & Royal Society of Chemistry (RSC) "Water & Health Workshop" on 31st January at the University of West of England.

  9. UMass Amherst Food Scientists Developing New, Low-Cost Tool For Detecting Bacteria In Food And Water

    Food scientist Lili He and colleagues at the University of Massachusetts Amherst report that they have developed a new, rapid and low-cost method for detecting bacteria in water or a food sample.

  10. Middle Schoolers Develop App For Water Quality Testing

    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.