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Dec 28 2000
The Asian Development Bank (ADB) said that the controversial practice of making farmers pay for water was essential to preventing environmental…
Dec 28 2000
Forty percent of the nation's waterways are still too polluted for fishing and swimming, according to a new report by the U.S. Environmental…
Dec 28 2000
Chemical disinfectants such as chlorine and fuels to boil water often are unavailable for disinfecting drinking, cooking and washing water. To help…
Dec 28 2000
A western Ukraine water distribution company wants to reach an agreement with the World Bank in October for a $24 million loan to modernize water…
Dec 28 2000
The Edinburgh City Council in Scotland has issued a warning about the risks of lead in drinking water after high levels were found in water supplies…
Dec 28 2000
Kuwait has welcomed an offer by an Iranian company to supply up to 200 million gallons of drinking water a day from the river Karun in southwest Iran…
Dec 28 2000
The Earthjustice Legal Defense Fund has filed suit in federal district court to force the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to carry out…
Dec 28 2000
The Pennsylvania Infrastructure Investment Authority (PENNVEST) has approved $70.7 million in low-interest loans and $7.8 million in grants for 45…
Dec 28 2000
The EPA is proposing to replace leaking equipment that may be sending toxic contaminants into New York City's drinking water. Machinery in four…
Dec 28 2000
Andy Seidel, President and Chief Operating Officer of Vivendi Water North America explained that the sale was consistent with his company's long-term…
Dec 28 2000
The report, Clean and Safe Water for the 21st Century, spurred AWWA to again call for federal government action to address the nation's growing water…
Dec 28 2000
According to strategic research conducted by Frost & Sullivan (www.frost.com ), "U.S. Ultrafiltration, Nanofiltration, and Reverse Osmosis…
Dec 28 2000
According to Stephen E. Filippi, Director of the Public Works Division, the City of Pocatello will retain the services of Insightek to install a…
Dec 28 2000
In response to the Clinton administration urging Congress to reduce or eliminate the use of methyl tertiary butyl ether (MTBE) last month,…
Dec 28 2000
California officials want to turn toilet water into drinking water, which has many residents queasy. According to officials, the $55 million "East…
Dec 28 2000
EPA has published a final rule withdrawing certain federal human health and aquatic life water-quality criteria applicable in Vermont, Rhode Island,…
Dec 28 2000
Ralph G. Dearden and German Delgado, both of Florida, were convicted by a jury of conspiracy to violate the Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (…
Dec 28 2000
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and eight other federal agencies released a report outlining accomplishments to date in implementing…
Dec 28 2000
The U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) will finance construction of water projects that improve wastewater management and distribution…
Dec 28 2000
Infonet Services Corp., a provider of global communications services for multinationals, announced a global network expansion for Nalco Chemical Co…
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