Study shows pollutant levels in soil collected from Mount Everest glacier were acceptable for most trace elements; arsenic and cadmium exceeded drinking water standards.
Following its initial screening list of 67 pesticide chemicals, the agency now turns it attention to chemicals found in solvents, gasoline, plastics, personal care products, other pesticides, and pharmaceuticals.
Puralytics' photochemical water purification process took top honors with 28 percent of the audience vote during Global Water Intelligence's first U.S. conference.
The demonstration facility will help the district evaluate environmental and energy recoveries.
Researchers Robert Jackson and Mark Little took core samples from four drinking water aquifers and discovered that some sites may be more conducive to carbon dioxide storage than others.
Nearly two-thirds of those surveyed say they’re willing to pay more now to ensure long-term access to clean water.
The 25-year plan advances potential future contingency resources, such as stormwater capture and seawater desalination.
The board is looking to repair a crack in the interior, erosion control lining of the C.W. Bill Young Regional Reservoir.
Stanford University's Yi Cui and colleagues have developed an energy-saving filter system that destroys E. coli.
As the seawater reverse osmosis industry has evolved and matured over the last 10 years, it is addressing concerns about energy efficiency and ecosystem impacts from concentrate discharge and seawater intake processes.
- By G.G. Pique
- Oct 13, 2010
Glen Daigger of CH2M Hill will serve as president of IWA for a two-year term.
The Anglo-Dutch company has based its technology on oppositely charged electrodes combined with anionic and cationic selective membranes.
- By Michiel Lensink
- Sep 28, 2010
University of Michigan-led researchers will examine current climate, land use, precipitation and water governance patterns and then combine the data with climate change models to forecast possible effects.
Global Water Intelligence predicts the industry will not exceed its 2007 performance of 7.5 million cubic meters per day until 2012.
The agency has set the new deadline for Oct. 13 on the revisions to the total coliform rule.
In a cooperative research and development agreement, the team will try to increase the effectiveness of the municipal drinking water distribution network for delivery of better quality water while using less energy.
Inter-American Development Bank and The Coca-Cola Foundation have provided for funds for the program's expansion.
EPA is taking comments through the state of Montana on the Tribe's assertion of authority.
According to the U.S. Geological Survey, glaciers in the Himalaya are a major source of fresh water and supply meltwater to all of the rivers in northern India.
The U.S. Bureau of Reclamation awarded nearly $300,000 to the California district to help conserve water by using high efficiency toilets.