Drinking Water News

  1. Oil And Gas Wastewater As Dust Suppressant Less Than Ideal
    6/30/2018

    At the least, wastewater from oil and gas drilling should be treated in a waste treatment facility before it is used on dirt roads to suppress dust or deice roads.

  2. After Hurricane, Puerto Rico Water Difficulties Remain
    6/18/2018

    Hurricane Maria decimated Puerto Rico’s drinking water infrastructure last September.

  3. Brain-Eating Amoeba Returns To Louisiana
    6/15/2018

    The so-called brain-eating amoeba is back, once again creating challenges for water safety in Louisiana.

  4. Permanent Water Restrictions Approved In California
    6/14/2018

    When California Governor Jerry Brown signaled lifted emergency conservation measures last year, many environmentalists worried that water savings achieved during the drought would dry up.

  5. Badger Meter Launches New E-Series® Ultrasonic Meters For Commercial Applications
    6/14/2018

    Badger Meter, a leading global innovator and manufacturer of flow measurement, control and communications solutions, recently announced the launch of its next generation E-Series® Ultrasonic meters for commercial applications.

  6. Two Doctoral Students Studying Novel Membrane Technologies Receive The 2018 AMTA-NWRI Fellowship Award
    6/13/2018

    The American Membrane Technology Association (AMTA) of Stuart, FL, and National Water Research Institute (NWRI) of Fountain Valley, CA, are pleased to announce the 2018 AMTA-NWRI Fellowship for Membrane Technology has been awarded to doctoral students Michael Geitner of The Pennsylvania State University and Cassandra Porter of Yale University.

  7. Desal Plant Up For Debate In Orange County
    6/12/2018

    Ratepayers are debating the merits of a proposal for a new desalination plant in Orange County, CA.

  8. SIGMA Piping Products Expands With No Lead Plumbing Product Line
    6/11/2018

    SIGMA Piping Products (SPP) recently announced that it has expanded its plumbing product line through the addition of a new range of red brass nipples and cast bronze fittings. The new no lead piping products complement SPP's existing brass/bronze plumbing portfolio, such as its brass ball valve and qualifies SPP products for potable water installations.

  9. SIGMA Introduces SIGMAFlange Universal Model SFUP
    6/11/2018

    SIGMA Corporation proudly introduces our SIGMAFlange Universal Model SFUP. The innovative design allows for the ease of field flanging plain-end pipe to any flanged fitting, valve or other flanged appurtenance.

  10. Krausz USA Launches The HYMAX GRIP 16”
    6/11/2018

    Krausz USA announced recently the launch of the HYMAX GRIP 16” restraint coupling featuring only four top-facing bolts for installers to tighten and a stab-fit, one-piece design.