Drinking Water News and Headlines

  1. AFC Mapper – There’s An App For That

    Trimble, working with AMERICAN Flow Control (AFC), recently introduced a free web and mobile application called AFC Mapper. The app is designed to be used with the latest version of Trimble Unity software, AFC 2D barcodes and Esri GIS technologies.

  2. New Sensaphone Sensors Help Ensure Water Quality

    Sensaphone introduces three new sensors that monitor water quality at treatment and wastewater facilities.

  3. York U Invention Promises Rapid Detection Of E. coli In Water

    Tragedies like the E. coli outbreak in Ontario’s Walkerton in May 2000 could be averted today with a new invention by researchers at York University that can detect the deadly contaminant in drinking water early.

  4. Parker Hannifin Releases The On-Line THM Analyzer

    Parker Hannifin Corporation, the global leader in motion and control technologies, recently released the Parker On-Line THM Analyzer, a new on-line analytical system enabling real-time control for water quality optimization by automatically measuring individual and total trihalomethane concentrations at ppb levels in real time without manual sampling or the use of reagents.

  5. Modern Water’s Range Of Trace Metal Monitors Invaluable To Municipalities Around The World In Protecting Drinking Water

    The need for municipalities around the world to protect communities against harmful trace metal contaminants in their drinking water supplies has never been greater, especially following the recent tragic drinking water events in North America, Asia and Europe.

  6. MilliporeSigma Earns Accreditation For Quality Control Of Culture Media

    MilliporeSigma has received accreditation for the quality control of dehydrated culture media manufactured at its Microbiology Quality Control Laboratory in Darmstadt, Germany.

  7. Conditional Agreement To Acquire Hydro-Logic

    Hydro International, a leading provider of environmentally sustainable and innovative solutions to water management challenges the world over, is pleased to announce that it has entered into conditional agreements to acquire Hydro-Logic Limited and the business of Hydro-Logic Services LLP (collectively Hydro-Logic).

  8. Report: Faulty Tests Downplay Lead Levels At Top Utilities

    Water utilities in major U.S. cities check water quality with tests that downplay lead levels, according to a new report.

  9. How Can Chemistry Help Prevent Another Flint Water Crisis?

    How often do you use water from your tap? Do you trust it? Residents of Flint, Michigan, don’t, and they have a good reason. How did lead levels in the water get so high in this city, and how did chemistry play a part in identifying the problem — despite government denials?

  10. Exova Signs Three Year Framework Agreement With Ma’aden

    Exova, the global testing, calibration and advisory services provider, has signed a three year framework agreement with Saudi Arabian Mining Company, Ma’aden, to provide environmental monitoring services across the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.