Microorganisms, Bacteria & Viruses

Oct 27 2017

Nearly two months after Hurricane Harvey hit southeast Texas, the storm claimed another life. Josue Zurita, a 31-year-old father and carpenter,...

U.S. Stockholm Junior Water Prize names winners
Jun 21 2017

The Water Environment Federation (WEF) announced that Rachel Chang and Ryan Thorpe, both of Manhasset, N.Y., have won the 2017 U.S. Stockholm...

Algal bloom, health effects, CDC
Jun 30 2016

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) launched a new website to educate partners and the general public on harmful algal blooms (...

World Water Works AVN DC Water Hampton Roads Sanitation District
Feb 13 2015

World Water Works Inc. has been selected by the District of Columbia Water and Sewer Authority (DC Water) and the Hampton Roads Sanitation...

Mar 6 2012

The Maritime Environmental Protection Committee of the United Nations’ International Maritime Organization (IMO) has granted Siemens final...

Nov 7 2008

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has ordered ten California public drinking water systems to monitor for E. coli in the...

Aug 4 2008

Cryptosporidiosis has sickened at least 100 North Texas swimmers and may have killed one, the Associated Press reported, a striking...

Dec 14 2004

For the second time this year, the water in Upton, Mass., is contaminated with E. coli or fecal coliform bacteria.

The contaminant...

Aug 25 2004

A public beach in eastern Ontario remained closed Tuesday as provincial officials began testing dozens of water samples and dead wildlife washed...

Aug 9 2004

After finding the bacteria coliform in private water supplies, the Department of Environmental Protection turned off a total of three businesses...

Jun 22 2004

As the Lehigh Valley heats up this summer, nothing beats a trip to the local pool. But besides the fun and sun, something else is waiting for...

Apr 13 2004

Fiberlock Technologies, Inc., a leader in environmental bioscience technology, announced EPA registration for AfterShock™, a revolutionary...

Dec 26 2003

In light of the recent death of an elderly woman from Legionnaires' disease in a Calgary hospital, Mr. Chris Gauthier, chief microbiology...

Jun 17 2003

Health officials were testing water samples from Erie Shriners Hospital for Children because a hospital security guard who died June 6 tested...