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  1. New Report Identifies Corrosion As Major Threat To Public Health
    12/18/2018

    NACE International, the nonprofit association and leading resource for corrosion expertise and education, recently released its Spotlight on Corrosion Report: The Critical Need for Corrosion Management in the Water Treatment Sector.

  2. Paper Outlines How L.A. County Can Adapt Its Water Supply For Climate Change
    12/18/2018

    The climate is changing, Earth’s population is growing and more people are living in cities. That means urban areas — particularly those in arid or semiarid regions — need to update their water supply systems.

  3. EPA Awards Nevada $20.8M For Drinking Water And Wastewater Projects
    12/18/2018

    The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has awarded more than $20.8M to Nevada for drinking water and wastewater infrastructure improvements.

  4. EPA Awards Arizona $30.8M For Drinking Water And Wastewater Projects
    12/18/2018

    The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has awarded more than $30.8M to Arizona for drinking water and wastewater infrastructure improvements.

  5. Hundreds Cheer New WOTUS Proposal In Tennessee
    12/18/2018

    Four hundred Tennessee farmers, ranchers, small business owners and other stakeholders came to the Wilson County Exposition Center in Lebanon Tennessee on Wednesday morning to hear Acting Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Administrator Andrew Wheeler highlight the new Trump Administration proposal redefining the “waters of the United States” (WOTUS) -- and they were happy with what they heard.

  6. Michael Baker International Awarded Construction Management Contract To Help Improve Water Quality In Pittsburgh
    12/17/2018

    Michael Baker International, a global leader in engineering, planning and consulting services, announced it has been awarded a multi-year contract to provide professional construction management and inspection services for the expansion of the Allegheny County Sanitary Authority (ALCOSAN) wastewater treatment plant along the Ohio river in Pittsburgh.

  7. Plasma-Based Technology May Bring Clarity To Challenges Posed By Contaminated Water
    12/17/2018

    The availability of clean, potable water is a concern for everyone, from residents here on Earth to astronauts in space. To address the issue, researchers have recently begun studying plasma-based technologies as a cost-effective method to purify water. 

  8. Aquaporin Launches HFFO14 Module Suitable For Industrial Scale Applications
    12/17/2018

    We are happy to announce that we just launched a new forward osmosis module HFFO14, suitable for industrial size applications and installations.

  9. EBRD And EU To Support Expansion Of As Samra Wastewater Treatment Plant In Jordan
    12/17/2018

    The EBRD and the European Union (EU) are joining forces to support the Ministry of Water and Irrigation (MWI) to expand the As Samra wastewater treatment plant in Jordan, to protect public health and the environment and ensure the efficient use of water.

  10. Bluewater Bio Wins Fourth Phosphorus Removal Contract With Severn Trent Water
    12/17/2018

    Bluewater Bio Limited, a leading provider of treatment solutions to the water industry, is pleased to announce that Severn Trent Water (“Severn Trent”), through its key capital delivery partner Costain/Stantec (“CiM6”), has selected the Company’s high rate multi-media filtration technology, FilterClear, for the provision of a Tertiary Solids Removal (TSR) plant at Newent WWTW, Gloucestershire. BwB will provide a fully automated FilterClear 4v2340 tertiary solids removal plant which will be required to achieve a Total Phosphorus target of 0.64 mg/l.