Drinking Water Regulations News Features

  1. Illinois Governor Sleeps At Vets' Home With Questionable Water
    1/16/2018

    Illinois Governor Bruce Rauner's administration came under fire for keeping a veterans' home open after a Legionnaires’ outbreak through water contamination on the site resulted in 13 deaths.

  2. Utah Bills Would Upend Water Utility Policy
    1/12/2018

    Proposals under consideration in the Utah legislature could dramatically curb the powers of water systems in the state.

  3. Under Consent Order, Pittsburgh Looks To Speed Up Lead Line Replacement
    1/11/2018

    Withstanding a difficult 2017, the Pittsburgh Water and Sewer Authority (PWSA) now has its sights set on improvements to its lead water lines in the near future.

  4. Ohio EPA Awarded Record $936 Million In 2017 Water/Wastewater Loans
    1/10/2018

    With cuts being made to the budget of the federal EPA, individual states are having to step up and take matters of protecting drinking and source water into their own hands. Last year, none were more forceful with this change than Ohio.

  5. With EPA Cuts, Critics Fear Loss Of Water Oversight
    1/9/2018

    As the U.S. EPA is reshaped under President Trump, some are concerned over what has been reported as an “exodus” of employees from the agency.

  6. 'Raw Water' Gives Consumers Expensive, Completely Untreated Option
    1/8/2018

    The latest trend in organic, natural culture may entice some consumers out there, but it is surely having treatment professionals shaking their heads.

  7. NH Lawmakers To Consider 12 Water-Related Bills This Month
    1/8/2018

    The New Hampshire legislature plans to weigh a bevy of water bills this month.

  8. Michigan Community Sets Aggressive Lead Service Line Replacement Precedent
    1/5/2018

    As locales all over the country wrestle with lead contamination in their drinking water, one Michigan community is taking an aggressive approach to the problem.

  9. Judge Denies EPA Bid To Toss Fluoride Lawsuit
    1/4/2018

    The latest development in what has long been a hot button issue within the drinking water community could have major implications for the fluoridation debate.

  10. Minnesota Cities Gear Up To Treat Dioxane
    1/3/2018

    More and more Minnesota communities are investing in methods to treat dioxane contamination.