Current Headlines

  1. Man Loses Life In Sewage-Tank Puppy Rescue

    A North Dakota man lost his life this month while saving a puppy from an uncovered sewage drain.

  2. Veolia Hosts Educational Seminar On Improving Water Resource Management For Leading Food & Beverage Manufacturers

    Veolia Water Technologies, a global leader in water and wastewater treatment, hosted an educational event on June 7, 2017 in Charlotte, North Carolina. The purpose of the event was to support the food and beverage manufacturing community by increasing awareness related to water resource management and environmental compliance.

  3. Texas Mineral Resources Establishes ‘American Mineral Reclamation LLC’ To Add Strategic Line Of Business

    Texas Mineral Resources Corp. (TMRC), an exploration company targeting the heavy rare earths and a variety of other high-value elements and industrial minerals, is pleased to announce it has added a new strategic line of business with the recent establishment of a subsidiary named American Mineral Reclamation LLC.

  4. Drinking Water Contamination Means Legionnaires’ Risk During Water Births

    Babies born in water births are at risk of Legionnaire’s disease, an illness that has become a major concern of the utility industry because of its connection to water systems.

  5. WE&RF To Receive $4.5M Grant From California State Water Board For Recycled Water Research

    The California State Water Resources Control Board (State Water Board), at their June 6, 2017 board meeting, approved a $4.5M grant for the Water Environment & Reuse Foundation (WE&RF) to fund research that will to advance potable and non-potable reuse in California. Under this grant, WE&RF will identify, prioritize, solicit, and select for funding research studies related to potable reuse and non-potable reuse.

  6. FCI Product Knowledge Workshop Offers Free Training On Thermal Flow Meters And Flow Switches

    Fluid Components International (FCI) announces that registration is open for its next free customer training Product Knowledge Workshop, which will take place on October 4-5 in San Marcos, California, and October 17-19 in Beijing, China. These workshops are designed to provide customers comprehensive training on FCI thermal dispersion mass flow meters, flow switches, and level switches.

  7. What Could Trump’s Infrastructure Plan Mean For Water?

    Following months of anticipation among water industry pros, the Trump administration has rolled out its proposal for how to rehabilitate the nation’s infrastructure.

  8. Start-Up Of Metsä Group’s Bioproduct Mill To Begin In August 2017

    Metsä Group made the decision concerning the largest investment in the history of Finnish forest industry in April 2015, and the large-scale project at Äänekoski has progressed as planned – on schedule and according to the budget – towards the mill’s start-up.

  9. Study Reveals America's Most Flood-Vulnerable Communities

    Find related stories on NSF's Environmental Research and Education (ERE) Programs at this link.

  10. Early-Bird Registration Deadline Extended For 2017 ISA Water/Wastewater And Automatic Controls (WWAC) Symposium

    The International Society of Automation (ISA) is pleased to announce that the deadline for early-bird registration for the 2017 ISA Water/Wastewater and Automatic Controls (WWAC) Symposium has been extended to 1 July 2017. The original deadline was 15 June 2017.