Drinking Water News and Headlines

  1. Endress+Hauser Installs High Pressure Test Rig In Greenwood, Indiana
    2/7/2017

    Endress+Hauser invested nearly $1M in a state of the art pressure test rig at its U.S. headquarters in Greenwood, Indiana. The rig allows it to test complete instrument assemblies to customer specifications, and provides a 100% test indicating a specific instrument can withstand the design process pressure, up to 15,000 psi.

  2. New ASTM International Standard Helps Measure Nitrogen In Water
    1/9/2017

    A new ASTM International standard will help calculate the amount of nitrogen in water samples in a more efficient way.

  3. Unique Crystals Can Detect, Capture Heavy Metals In Contaminated Water
    12/16/2016

    They operate like miniature, reusable sensors and traps and are known as luminescent metal-organic frameworks (LMOFs). These crystals are designed to detect and capture heavy metal toxins such as lead and mercury.

  4. Bureau Of Reclamation Launches Two Prize Challenges Seeking Solutions To Expand Usable Water Supplies
    12/13/2016

    The Bureau of Reclamation is launching two new prize challenges, Arsenic Sensor Challenge and More Water, Less Concentrate. This is the first stage for each challenge. Subsequent stages with larger prize purses are planned for testing and demonstrating the most promising technologies.

  5. Engineers Design New Lead Detector For Water
    11/21/2016

    Mechanical engineer Junhong Chen and a team at the University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee (UWM), have developed what you might think of as a "canary in the coal mine" for lead in water.

  6. Endress+Hauser Updates Memograph M RSG45 Data Manager With EtherNet/IP
    11/9/2016

    Endress+Hauser adds EtherNet/IP capability to the Memograph M RSG45 Data Manager. The RSG45, a data acquisition system for small process control applications, now provides a cost effective way to integrate legacy 4-20mA, RTD, thermocouple and HART-based instruments into a modern control system.

  7. Infographic Insights: What’s Really In Your Drinking Water?
    10/31/2016

    According to carefully collected data reported to the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) by water systems and utilities across the country, there were more than 7,500 health-based drinking water violations in 2015.

  8. Endress+Hauser Releases Memosens CLS82D Hygienic Conductivity Sensor
    10/24/2016

    Endress+Hauser releases the Memosens CLS82D conductivity sensor for production, process development and laboratory applications in the pharmaceutical, food, life sciences and other industries.

  9. Online Hexavalent Chromium Analyzer Validates RCOF Treatment Process Piloted At California Water Utility
    10/19/2016

    A California Water Utility experiencing elevated levels of hexavalent chromium [Cr(VI)] in their drinking water supply is the first commercial application to use a real-time water quality monitor developed by Aqua Metrology Systems Ltd (AMS) to provide high frequency, reliable, and accurate data on hexavalent and total chromium.

  10. Philly Tap Water ‘Ideal’ For Brewing Beer
    10/12/2016

    Beer connoisseurs say there’s a special ingredient in Philadelphia-brewed beer that makes the taste stand out: tap water.