Drinking Water News and Headlines

  1. 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.

  2. 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.

  3. 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.

  4. 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.

  5. 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.

  6. Utility Engagement Sought On Real-Time Monitoring
    3/19/2018

    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).

  7. 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
    3/5/2018

    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.

  8. Highly Reliable Flow Switch Protects Pumps From Dry Running Conditions That Require Maintenance
    2/26/2018

    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.

  9. Endress+Hauser Releases Memosens COS81D Dissolved Oxygen Sensor
    2/16/2018

    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.

  10. Research Presents New Information About Flint Water Crisis
    2/5/2018

    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.