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Warren, Ohio, has filed a lawsuit alleging Trumbull County owes up to $3 million in unpaid sewer bills
Warren, Ohio, has filed a lawsuit alleging Trumbull County owes up to $3 million in unpaid sewer bills
Nov 5 2018
The city of Warren, Ohio, has filed a lawsuit in Trumbull County Common Pleas court alleging the county owes up to $3 million in unpaid sewer bills,…
Julian Lowe, International Sales Director, Modern Water (left) and Peter Nicoll, Technical Director, Modern Water (right) with Dr. Gunter Rencken, Technical Director from WEC Projects of South Africa.
Julian Lowe, International Sales Director, Modern Water (left) and Peter Nicoll, Technical Director, Modern Water (right) with Dr. Gunter Rencken, Technical Director from WEC Projects of South Africa.
Nov 2 2018
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New partnership will provide 475,000 eligible homeowners water and sewer line protection for about $8 a month in Philadelphia
New partnership will provide 475,000 eligible homeowners water and sewer line protection for about $8 a month in Philadelphia.
Nov 2 2018
The Philadelphia Energy Authority have announced a new partnership with American Water Resources (AWR). According to The Philadelphia Tribune, the…
Assistant Programs Act addresses the affordability challenges facing public drinking water and clean water utilities
Assistant Programs Act addresses the affordability challenges facing public drinking water and clean water utilities.
Nov 1 2018
The National Association of Clean Water Agencies (NACWA) has announced their support of the Low Income Water Customer Assistance Programs Act.…
Connecticut roads and wastewater are in poor condition
Connecticut roads and wastewater are in poor condition.
Nov 1 2018
The 2018 Report Card for Connecticut’s Infrastructure was released by the Connecticut Society of Civil Engineers (CSCE) Section of the American…
The ISO 3500 is an international standard developed by 32 economies
The ISO 3500 is an international standard developed by 32 economies.
Oct 31 2018
The International Association of Plumbing and Mechanical Officials (IAPMO) has been selected to serve as the ANSI-Accredited Standards Developer (ASD…
 Pamunkey Indian Tribe is the first federally recognized tribe in the Commonwealth of Virginia
Pamunkey Indian Tribe is the first federally recognized tribe in the Commonwealth of Virginia.
Oct 31 2018
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) will be providing $110,000 in environmental program funding to the Pamunkey Indian Tribe, according to…
Water in Mettur Dam has turned green due to mixing of untreated effluent and dirty water from drainages
Water in Mettur Dam has turned green due to mixing of untreated effluent and dirty water from drainages.
Oct 30 2018
In India, the Tamil Nadu Pollution Control Board (TNPCB) have inspected the water of River Cauvery. According to The Hindu, the water has turned…
 In Bridgeport, Conn., sewage is being flushing into the city’s rivers and harbors
In Bridgeport, Conn., sewage is being flushing into the city’s rivers and harbors
Oct 30 2018
In Bridgeport, Conn., untreated or partially treated waste is released from bypass sites to avoid backups when heavy rain and stormwater goes into…
Australian-Israeli company Electriq~Global has developed a fuel comprise of 60% water
Australian-Israeli company Electriq~Global has developed a fuel comprise of 60% water.
Oct 29 2018
A startup has found a way to use water to power electric vehicles. The Australian-Israeli company Electriq~Global, formerly known as Terragenic, has…
Austin residents no longer need to boil water before drinking it
Austin residents no longer need to boil water before drinking it.
Oct 29 2018
On Oct. 25, Water & Wastes Digest reported that Austin, Texas was facing water shortages and residents were told to boil their tap water. It is…
The Metropolitan Water Reclamation District of Greater Chicago and U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration are partnering to collect unwanted drugs
The Metropolitan Water Reclamation District of Greater Chicago and U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration are partnering to collect unwanted drugs.
Oct 26 2018
The Metropolitan Water Reclamation District of Greater Chicago (MWRD) and U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) are partnering to collect…
Aqua America announces agreement; Aquarian Group creates new products
Aqua America announces agreement; Aquarian Group creates new products.
Oct 26 2018
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The Tap app highlights 32,000 refill stations across 7,100 cities in 30 countries
The Tap app highlights 32,000 refill stations across 7,100 cities in 30 countries.
Oct 26 2018
A new app was launched on Oct. 23, that displays nearby clean drinking water locations so you can refill your water bottle. According to Fox 2 Now,…
The WaterSense program garners indefinite extension with America’s Water Infrastructure Act
The WaterSense program garners indefinite extension with America’s Water Infrastructure Act.
Oct 25 2018
President Donald Trump signed the America’s Water Infrastructure Act of 2018 into law yesterday in Washing D.C., Oct. 24. According to a Plumbing…
The city of Austin prohibited all outdoor water use until further notice
The city of Austin prohibited all outdoor water use until further notice.
Oct 25 2018
In Austin, Texas, the Travis County emergency management officials told residents on Oct. 23 that they need to boil their tap water for the next…
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers will be authorizing water resource projects and policies nationwide
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers will be authorizing water resource projects and policies nationwide.
Oct 24 2018
President Donald Trump signed a law on Tues., Oct. 23, authorizing water resource projects and policies nationwide to be administered by the U.S.…
 Federal grant program to fund training and career development for workers in the water and wastewater industries
Federal grant program to fund training and career development for workers in the water and wastewater industries.
Oct 24 2018
In San Francisco, Mayor London N. Breed, the San Francisco Public Utilities Commission (SFPUC) and its partners are celebrating the establishment of…
The Navajo Water Project was one of the 2018 recipients of the U.S. Water Prize
The Navajo Water Project was one of the 2018 recipients of the U.S. Water Prize.
Oct 23 2018
In Thoreau, N.M., the International Water, Sanitation and Hygiene (IWSH) Foundation’s 2018 Community Plumbing Challenge (CPC) began on Oct. 22.…
The Pure Water Brew Boise project uses recycled water to make beer from one of Boise’s water renewal facilities
The Pure Water Brew Boise project uses recycled water to make beer from one of Boise’s water renewal facilities.
Oct 23 2018
On Oct. 21, the City of Boise initiative Pure Water Brew Boise had their first tasting showcase. At the event, they offered alcoholic beverages made…
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