Environmental restrictions in the Northern California supply are perpetuating shortage conditions and driving costs higher, the Metropolitan Water District of Southern California says.
Khabarovsk, Russia looked to sister-city, Portland, Ore., for better waste collection and disposal methods and plans to incorporate pre-load compactors into its waste transfer system.
N.J. real estate developer plans to cut energy and water use on its properties across the state.
An environmental journalist makes a UNEP-sponsored field visit to Mariakani to see first hand how scarce fresh water is and how that affects the people of the village.
- By Marianne de Nazareth
- Apr 08, 2010
Palisade Corp. says its Monte Carlo simulation helps cut the costs of desalination.
The project will provide farmers with a new source of clean water by concentrating and converting waste salts from drainage water into clean chemicals.
Intended for health departments, wastewater system managers, and local governments, the e-handbook includes case studies and examples of successful management programs.
Gadolinium, a key indicator of wastewater contamination at low levels, helps treatment plants identify bacteria in recycled water.
The Association for Environmental Health & Sciences Foundation and Adventus Group recognize student leaders at annual conference.
Using a computer model, the researchers estimated water use among 400 industry sectors and found that most use occurs indirectly as a result of processing.
The agency says the project would bury more than 7 miles of headwater streams, impact 2,278 acres of forestland, and degrade stream water quality
Florida residents will have three more chances to air their comments starting April 13 at Fort Myers.
Submissions for the Water Environment Research Foundation's Paul L. Busch Award must be submitted by June 1.
The American Water Works Association will present information on "Water Resource Strategies for Climate Change and Shortages" and "Disinfection Byproducts: Recent Research Raises Concerns."
The boost to the Water and Development Alliance will support eight new multi-year programs in Africa.
Groups and individuals were chosen for outstanding achievement in boosting awareness of water quality issues.
Five months after the Clean Water Act workshop, the Water Environment Federation and Duke University release a report that summarizes potential solutions to achieving long-term water quality goals.
EPA's handbooks target regions and states responsible for enforcing the Safe Drinking Water Act and offer guidance on public notification rule compliance.
The Texas-based pipeline company failed to have spill response plans at eight of its facilities and will pay a $450,000 civil penalty and $768,000 for a supplemental environmental project.
Until its April conference, EPA is seeking ideas about how to restore the nation's waters and create sustainable communities.