Current Headlines

  1. Flint Contamination Crisis Had 'Horrifyingly Large' Effect On Fetal Deaths

    New research shows that lead contamination of tap water in Flint, MI, likely had a major impact on fetal deaths.

  2. Dow Water & Process Solutions' FILMTEC FORTILIFE Elements Awarded For Global Sustainability Leadership

    Recently, the Business Intelligence Group named Dow Water & Process Solutions' DOW FILMTEC FORTILIFE Reverse Osmosis and Nanofiltration Elements Sustainability Product of the Year in the 2017 Sustainability Awards program.

  3. MWRD Candidates Blast Sewage Dumps

    In a statement released Monday morning, Green Party candidates for the Board of Commissioners of the Metropolitan Water Reclamation District blasted the current administration for its release of raw sewage and wastewater into Lake Michigan during the weekend's heavy rains.

  4. Mexico City Is The Least Affordable Capital City For Drinking Water, 'Affordability Index' Reveals

    The results of the 2017 Global Water Tariff Survey’s Affordability Index, published last month by Global Water Intelligence (GWI) and the Global Water Leaders Group (GWLG), have revealed that Mexico City residents spend around 3.71% of their household income on water bills, well above the 3% affordability threshold advised by the UNDP.

  5. Camden Wastewater Utility Enters Swap With Power Plant

    In the migration of wastewater treatment plants to resource recovery facilities, Camden County in New Jersey has recently taken a leading role.

  6. Small Water Utility Fights Back After Alleged Theft Of $850,000

    After a former employee allegedly stole thousands of dollars from a New Mexico water utility, the company has decided to fight back.

  7. 2017 Global Bottled Water Awards Finalists Announced

    The finalists for the 2017 Global Bottled Water Awards are now published. The winners will be announced at the Gala Dinner during the 14th Global Bottled Water Congress on 24th October in Barcelona.

  8. SensoPro Complete Conductivity Monitoring System

    To meet conductivity control needs in online water quality and process applications, Sensorex has introduced the Sensorex SensoPro Toroidal Conductivity Monitoring System.

  9. WEF Applauds Decision To Integrate Water Research Foundations

    The Water Environment Federation (WEF) congratulates the Water Environment & Reuse Foundation (WE&RF) and Water Research Foundation (WRF) on their decision to merge into one water research organization.

  10. Utility Employee Injures Self In Facility Shooting Cover-Up

    When authorities arrived at a drinking water treatment plant in West Virginia earlier this year, they thought they were responding to an attack on a utility employee. As it turns out, they now believe that employee injured himself.