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.
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 project will provide farmers with a new source of clean water by concentrating and converting waste salts from drainage water into clean chemicals.
The presentation includes lessons learned from a water utility that has been using water audit methodology for more than 10 years.
More than 130 water utility professionals shared their perspectives with lawmakers at the annual Water Matters! Fly-in.
The project involves the construction of 5.4 miles of 36-inch steel transmission pipeline along I-64, a booster pump station capable of pumping 20 mgd, and a storage tank with a capacity of 1 mgd.
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.
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 will begin addressing contaminants in groups and has identified four carcinogenic compounds that merit stricter regulation.
Groups and individuals were chosen for outstanding achievement in boosting awareness of water quality issues.
EPA's handbooks target regions and states responsible for enforcing the Safe Drinking Water Act and offer guidance on public notification rule compliance.
Based on the CH2M Hill study of natural recharge in the aquifer system, Cadiz is developing a groundwater management plan providing for the safe and environmentally-sound, long-term withdrawal of enough clean water.
The Great Lakes Alliance report explores emerging threat and possible solutions.
The Great Lakes Restoration Initiative, led by EPA, would target the most significant chemical, biological, and physical problems in the system.
Members of the National Association of Water Companies will report on their industry and seek congressional support for infrastructure legislation.