Drinking Water Treatment News

  1. Labour Of Love Now Battling Bursts

    Innovative new technology which can detect where and when water bursts are likely to happen saved Scottish Water £2M in 2018 — and prevented more than 2,000 bursts across the country.

  2. IDA Water Security Handbook Points To Robust Increase In Desalination And Water Reuse For 2019

    With the introduction of the new IDA Water Security Handbook, the International Desalination Association (IDA) and Global Water Intelligence (GWI) have released the latest market overview for the worldwide desalination and water reuse markets.

  3. Study – Early Adopters: State Approaches To Testing School Drinking Water For Lead In The United States

    A study from the Harvard T. H. Chan School of Public Health conducted in conjunction with researchers from the Nutrition Policy Institute at the University of California describes the features of statewide initiatives in operation between January 1, 2016 and February 28, 2018 in 24 states and the District of Columbia to conduct testing for lead in school drinking water.

  4. Seawater Turns Into Freshwater Through Solar Energy: A New Low-Cost Technology

    A study conducted at Politecnico di Torino and published by the journal Nature Sustainability promotes an innovative and low-cost technology to turn seawater into drinking water, thanks to the use of solar energy alone.

  5. Arizona Adds Treatment Plants, Carbon Filtering To Fight PFCs

    As the prominence of perfluorinated chemicals (PFCs) in drinking water has risen, a range of treatment solutions have been employed around the country. In Arizona recently, this has meant the addition of carbon filtering and a multi-million dollar investment in new facilities to combat perfluoroalkyl sulfonate (PFAS).

  6. Consolidated Water Co. Ltd. Provides Update On Its Rosarito Project

    Consolidated Water Co. Ltd. (Nasdaq Global Select Market: CWCO), a leading developer and operator of seawater desalination plants, today provided an update on the status of its on-going project to construct and operate a desalination plant and accompanying pipeline in Rosarito, Baja California, Mexico (the "Project").

  7. International Desalination Association Co-Organizes The World Future Energy Summit (WFES) Water Forum And Tech for Good Forum With MASDAR And Reed Exhibitions

    The International Desalination Association (IDA), a global non-profit organization focused on advanced water treatment solutions to offset growing water scarcity, and MASDAR, a global leader in renewable energy and sustainable urban development, along with REED Exhibitions, a world leader in event organization, have come together and co-organized the WFES Water Forum and Tech for Good Forum at WFES 2019.

  8. Pentair Announces Definitive Agreement To Acquire Aquion

    Pentair plc, a leading water treatment company, recently announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Aquion for $160M in cash, subject to customary adjustments.

  9. AMTA Announces The Election Of Ten Members To Its Board Of Directors

    The American Membrane Technology Association (AMTA), America’s Authority in Membrane Technology, is pleased to announce the election of ten members to the Board of Directors. The newly elected Board Member will be seated on the Board on March 1, 2019 and serve for two years.

  10. MDEQ Announces A ‘Second Call’ For Projects – Over $60M Available In Drinking Water Infrastructure Loans

    The Michigan Department of Environmental Quality (MDEQ) is soliciting for more Drinking Water Revolving Fund (DWRF) projects to receive below market rate loan financing in the present fiscal year (FY) 2019.