Drinking Water News

  1. Do You Want To Build A Water Tower?
    9/27/2018

    The Prince William County Service Authority is seeking participants for its second annual Model Water Tower Competition on Saturday, November 3.

  2. Lead Contamination An Underreported Threat In Puerto Rico Tap Water
    9/27/2018

    The tap water in Puerto Rico has an unfortunate reason for standing out.

  3. EPA Official Says Flint Should Not Have Flushed Hydrants
    9/26/2018

    An EPA official stated last week that Flint officials should not have flushed hydrants before testing for lead during the water crisis.

  4. As Senate Holds First Hearing On PFAS, Groups Demand Action To Protect Drinking Water
    9/26/2018

    In the wake of widespread contamination of drinking water, Environment America and its allies are urging the federal government to take strong action, as the U.S. Senate holds its first-ever hearing on per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances, also known as PFAS.

  5. Xylem CEO To Highlight Opportunity To Address Asia’s Water Challenges Through Collaboration And Technology At WaterLinks Forum In Manila
    9/25/2018

    Xylem President and CEO Patrick Decker will deliver a keynote address, highlighting the opportunities to leverage collaboration and technology to advance water and resource security in Asia, to industry colleagues and policymakers during the WaterLinks Forum, Manila, Philippines (25-27 September 2018).

  6. DHEC Issues Emergency Regulation, Expands Investigation Into PCBs Found At Water Treatment Plants
    9/25/2018

    The South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (DHEC) recently issued an emergency regulation regarding the illegal dumping of hazardous materials into sewer systems.

  7. SEAL Analytical Theme Is Totally Automatic
    9/25/2018

    For many analysts, WWEM 2018 will be the first opportunity to see SEAL Analytical’s latest autoanalyzer, the AA500, a fully automated, high throughput, segmented flow analyzer. The AA500 has a compact, all-in-one housing, and provides up to 6 channels for simultaneous analysis of multiple parameters with ultra-low detection limits and excellent repeatability.

  8. PolyCera Membranes Expands Product Portfolio With New Ultrafiltration Products And Nanofiltration Elements
    9/25/2018

    PolyCera, Inc., which designs and manufactures innovative membrane technology solutions serving the global water, wastewater and process separation markets, will unveil eight new membrane products at WEFTEC2018, which takes place September 30-October 3 at the New Orleans Morial Convention Center.

  9. Brown and Caldwell To Manage Portland’s Historic Switch To Filtered Water Supply
    9/25/2018

    Brown and Caldwell, a leading environmental engineering and construction firm, recently announced it was awarded a contract to provide program management services for Portland Water Bureau’s (PWB) $500M Bull Run Filtration Project.

  10. Weber Basin Promotes Water Conservation With The Sensus AMI Solution
    9/25/2018

    The Weber Basin Water Conservancy District, located just north of Salt Lake City, is charged with serving more than 625,000 residents living in the second driest state in the nation.