Drinking Water News and Headlines

  1. Infographic Insights: What’s Really In Your Drinking Water?

    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.

  2. Endress+Hauser Releases Memosens CLS82D Hygienic Conductivity Sensor

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

  3. Online Hexavalent Chromium Analyzer Validates RCOF Treatment Process Piloted At California Water Utility

    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.

  4. Philly Tap Water ‘Ideal’ For Brewing Beer

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

  5. This Device Detects Chemicals On The Cheap, Researchers Claim

    Researchers claim they have developed a device that can help utilities test water quality in situ at a lower cost than devices currently in use.

  6. EWG: 'Brockovich' Carcinogen Found In Tap Water Of 200 Million Americans

    The notorious "Erin Brockovich" carcinogen contaminates the tap water of two-thirds of Americans at levels above what scientists say is safe, according to a new EWG analysis of federal water testing data.

  7. Water Data Startups Invited To Apply To Imagine H2O's 8th Annual Accelerator

    Imagine H2O™ (IH2O™), the water innovation accelerator, launched its 2017 Water Data Challenge today.

  8. Following Missteps In Water Sampling, EPA Looks Internally

    Because of what they considered to be missteps in state drinking water testing, the U.S. EPA has begun to scrutinize internally.

  9. Leading EU Water Utility Receives Accreditation To ISO/IEC 17025:2005 Standard For Use Of Online THM-100 Analyzer

    Aigües de Barcelona, the leading water utility in Spain, has received accreditation to the ISO/IEC 17025:2005 Standard for the use of Aqua Metrology Systems’ online THM-100 analyzer to continuously monitor trihalomethanes (THMs) in their drinking water supply network servicing 3,000,000 million inhabitants across metropolitan Barcelona.

  10. Sensorex Expands SD7000 Differential pH/ORP Sensor Line

    Sensorex has expanded its SD7000 family of Differential pH/ORP Sensors, adding four new models to suit a wider range of online process monitoring applications.