Drinking Water News

  1. Pentagon Releases Contamination Data
    5/1/2018

    The Pentagon provided its most comprehensive report to date on the scope of its role in water contamination in a recent House Armed Services Committee hearing.

  2. Federal Partners Release Interagency Strategic Plan For Microbiome Research
    5/1/2018

    A group of 23 U.S. government agencies, including the National Science Foundation (NSF), have joined to produce the Interagency Strategic Plan for Microbiome Research, which outlines the objectives, structure and principles for coordinated research in this important field of study.

  3. 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.

  4. DeZURIK To Exhibit Valve Solutions At ACE18
    4/30/2018

    DeZURIK/APCO/HILTON will exhibit valve solutions for water applications at the AWWA ACE18 exhibition, June 12-14, at the Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino Convention Center, Las Vegas, Nevada.

  5. Baltimore Releases New Non-Revenue Water Figures
    4/30/2018

    Baltimore has released new figures counting out just how much water the city is losing to leaks and other problems.

  6. Californians Remain Concerned About Future Droughts; Support Recycled Water As A Long-Term Solution For Water Security
    4/30/2018

    Although 2017 brought significant rainfall to a dry state, Californians remain very concerned about future droughts, and the vast majority support using advanced technologies to generate new water supplies when needed.

  7. Seawater Desalination: An Aid To Our Depleting Natural Resources
    4/30/2018

    Over a thousand children go every day without a single drop of water, California lakes had dried up, farmers’ suicide in India was on the rise due to no rainfall.

     

  8. Piping System For Safe Hazardous Liquid Conveyance Featured At ACE 2018
    4/30/2018

    GF Piping Systems will showcase the Double-See Vinyl Double Containment Piping System at ACE’18, Booth #21101, June 11-14, 2018 at Mandalay Bay Convention Center in Las Vegas, Nevada.

  9. Mueller Adds Reclaimed Water Wrench Nut For Resilient Wedge Gate Valves To Enhance Security And Water Identity
    4/30/2018

    Mueller resilient wedge gate valves now have an option for a purple pentagon-shaped wrench nut, intended for reclaimed water service installations.  

  10. Freshwater Ecosystems Filter Pollutants Before They Reach Oceans
    4/30/2018

    Whether through carbon dioxide emissions or nutrient pollution from fertilizers used in agriculture, human activities have a profound impact on ecosystems—often throwing them out of balance. By adding excess nutrients to crops, some are very likely to end up in rivers, lakes and streams.