Safety & Security

Brett Quillen writes on the current water crisis in Cape Town
Feb 23 2018

The planet finds itself mired in progressively muddier and muddier waters concerning literal issues of water. Flint, Mich., continues to reel from...

Cape Town's Day Zero expected to be moved to May
Feb 5 2018

Following many agricultural users reaching their allocated water supply,...

Jan 30 2018

The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has announced that it will...

Israel implementing long-term measures to avoid water crisis
Jan 29 2018

Following several years of droughts,...

Water treatment facility in Savannah, Ga., suffers chlorine gas leak
Jan 26 2018

Savannah Industrial & Domestic Water Treatment Facility...

Jan 18 2018

The Sewerage & Water Board of New Orleans...

Cape Town has moved Day Zero forward one week in the midst of water crisis
Jan 17 2018

Following three years of aggressive drought, Cape Town officials have again...

A water treatment plant in Fort Lauderdale, Fla., has suffered an acid spill
Jan 11 2018

A water treatment plant in Fort Lauderdale, Fla.,...

EPA continues recovery efforts following Hurricanes Irma and Maria
Jan 9 2018

In the wake of Hurricanes Irma and...

Kansas City wastewater treatment plant suffers gas explosion
Jan 5 2018

Late on Jan. 3, 2018, the Blue River Wastewater Treatment plant in Kansas City, Mo.,...

Houston deals with aftermath
Sep 8 2017

Houston and south Texas have started to deal with the aftermath of Hurricane Harvey. Notably, residents are cleaning up...

Hurricane Irma leaves damages
Sep 7 2017

Houston and south Texas have started to deal with the aftermath of Hurricane Harvey. Notably, residents are cleaning up—or out—their homes,...

Hurricane Irma hits Caribbean
Sep 6 2017

Hurricane Irma was named the...

Texas Army National Guard members wade through rising Houston floodwaters.
Aug 30 2017

Rescue efforts continued as Tropical Storm Harvey battered southeast Texas and southwest Lousiana. Health officials are warning residents of the...

Sustainable Water Partnership launches www.swpwater.org
Aug 15 2017

The USAID Sustainable Water Partnership (SWP), led by Winrock Intl., launched ...