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Flint’s Lead Pipes Will Be Replaced Under Settlement in Federal Safe Drinking Water Case

March 29, 2017 - in Drinking water, Featured, Water

DETROIT – Residents of Flint, Michigan will finally get their lead pipes replaced as the result of a settlement agreement approved by a federal judge today. The settlement will require the State of Michigan and City of Flint to replace Flint’s lead pipes…

Bluewater Showcases Water Purifier Innovations at WQA Orlando, Putting People in Control of Their Own Tap Water Quality

March 29, 2017 - in Drinking water, Water

Orlando, March 29, 2017 – Bluewater today showcases a full range of hi-tech, contemporary water purifiers for homeowners and catering businesses at…

Qualcomm, AT&T and CH2M Collaborate to Improve Water Management in Georgia’s Gwinnett County Department of Water Resources

March 27, 2017 - in Drinking water, Water

SAN DIEGO - Qualcomm Incorporated (NASDAQ: QCOM) today announced that its subsidiary, Qualcomm Intelligent Solutions, Inc., AT&T, CH2M and Gwinnett…

SOLitude Lake Management Expands Presence in Texas

March 27, 2017 - in Water

TYLER, Texas - SOLitude Lake Management®, an industry leader in lake and pond management, fisheries management and related environmental services for the United States, has expanded its national presence with the recent acquisition of Aquatic Management Services…

Closing the Water Infrastructure Investment Gap Creates Jobs and Strengthens the Economy

March 23, 2017 - in Featured, Water

DENVER- According to an economic impact analysis commissioned by the Value of Water Campaign (VOW), closing the water infrastructure gap in the U.S. would create 1.3 million jobs and spur total economic activity to $220 billion annually. The report, "The…

Global Water Leaders Announce New Model for Water Access

March 23, 2017 - in Water

A new approach to accelerating progress towards the Sustainable Development Goals for Water and Sanitation has been launched today to coincide with World Water Day. Backed by the Global Water Leader Group and the World Economic Forum’s Global Agenda Council…

Atlas Copco Honors World Water Day

March 22, 2017 - in Drinking water, Events, Water

Stockholm, Sweden, March 22, 2017: Atlas Copco, a leading provider of sustainable productivity solutions, today honors World Water Day and stresses the immense global need for clean drinking water.   More than 660 million people live without safe water supply…

Stephen McCaffrey, Trailblazer in International Water Law, Wins 2017 Stockholm Water Prize

March 22, 2017 - in Awards, News, People, Water

Stephen McCaffrey, Distinguished Professor of Law at the University of the Pacific, McGeorge School of Law, in Sacramento, California, is the single most respected authority on International Water Law. His work continues to influence scholars, legal practitioners…

East County Advanced Water Purification Partners Named “Recycled Water Agency of the Year”

March 21, 2017 - in Water

Santee, CA – Padre Dam Municipal Water District, Helix Water District, City of El Cajon and the County of San Diego were honored with being named “Recycled Water Agency of the Year” - medium agency category - from the WateReuse California Section and…

March 22nd, World Water Day, 319 Million Sub-Saharan Africans, 554 Million Asians and 50 Million Latin Americans Do Not Have Access to Safe Drinking Water

March 20, 2017 - in Drinking water, Water

World Water Council, 20th of March, 2017 – Without water, there is no life, no food, no development.  Without water, neither countries nor societies can develop economically, culturally, socially or politically.  Access to water is key and has an impact…