Drinking Water News

  1. ESA Awards Blue Desert Project To Blue-Value
    11/7/2017

    Following a call for feasibility studies for space-based services integrating the Internet of Things (IoT), the European Space Agency (ESA) has awarded the Blue Desert project to the consortium Blue-Value.

  2. U.S. To Puerto Rico: Hazardous Waste Site Water Is Safe
    11/7/2017

    As Puerto Rico navigates a massive drinking water crisis prompted by Hurricane Maria, the U.S. government is telling the island that it is safe to drink water from a hazardous waste site.

  3. Mirfa Independent Water And Power Plant Commences Full Operation In Abu Dhabi
    11/7/2017

    Continuing to consolidate its presence as a leader in the production of water and power projects in the Middle East region, ENGIE announces the full commercial operation of the Mirfa Independent Water and Power Plant (IWPP) project, located 160 kilometers away from Abu Dhabi.

  4. Veolia To Support Danone Nutricia Wuxi Plant In China
    11/7/2017

    Veolia Water Technologies China Industrial recently announces that a new contract has been signed to provide China-based Nutricia Pharmaceutical Co. Ltd. (Danone Nutricia) with a turnkey solution for water purification.

  5. Artificial Sweeteners In Groundwater Indicate Contamination From Septic Systems
    11/7/2017

    The presence of artificial sweeteners in rural groundwater shows evidence of contamination by local septic system wastewater, researchers from the University of Waterloo have found.

  6. Fluence Wins First C-MABR Contract With Strategic Partner QSY In China
    11/6/2017

    Fluence Corporation Limited (“Fluence” or the “Company”), a global leader in water and wastewater treatment solutions, recently announced that it has executed a binding agreement with Qingshuiyuan Environmental Company (“QSY”) to design, build and operate its first commercial, fully packaged, containerised C-MABR plant with a capacity of 300,000 liters/day.

  7. Water Planet Sells MembranePRO Business
    11/6/2017

    Water Planet, which developed and now markets the world’s first smart membrane products, announced recently that it has sold its MembranePRO Services business to a group of private investors.

  8. Lawyer Who Defended Flint Now Takes On GenX Contamination
    11/3/2017

    Those who regularly follow drinking water contamination headlines may have noticed that coverage of perflourinated compound (PFC) and GenX issues this year has taken the place of last year’s lead crisis in Flint, MI.

  9. WSSC Sues Chem Firms For Alleged Price Fixing
    11/2/2017

    A mega-utility in Maryland is taking on the chemical industry for alleged price-fixing practices.

  10. New Distribution Partner For Membrane Elements In Middle East
    11/2/2017

    The Liquid Purification Technologies (LPT) business unit of specialty chemicals company LANXESS, one of the world’s leading suppliers of water treatment products and solutions, is looking to expand its business with reverse osmosis membrane elements in Saudi Arabia.