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Nov 20, 2014, 08:00 ET
2014 Government Finance Officers Association Award

Water Replenishment District Acquires its 24th Financial Award

 The Water Replenishment District of Southern California (WRD) has received notification by the Government Finance Officers Association of the...

Nov 17, 2014, 10:12 ET

Heart Attack Risk Spikes during Holiday Season How to Avoid a Holiday Heart Attack

TORONTO, Nov. 17, 2014 /CNW/ - This time of year is notorious for heart attacks and heart failures. Holiday overindulgence in sugary foods, alcohol...

Nov 17, 2014, 08:45 ET

American Clear Water Proudly Offers Financing On Popular Water Softeners And Home Water Filtration Systems

American Clear Water makes it impossible to put off buying that water softener system or home water filtration system. You do not have to put up...

Nov 14, 2014, 08:00 ET

Canadian Occupational Safety awards Nestlé Waters Canada Canada's Safest Employers Gold Award (Manufacturing)

Company one of 27 winners in 12 categories this year PUSLINCH, ON, Nov. 14, 2014 /CNW/ - Nestlé Waters Canada, Canada's marketshare-leading...

Nov 13, 2014, 13:29 ET

OWL Soars into Colorado, Utah and Wyoming With Acquisition of WestWater Energy's Oilfield Water Assets

 Oilfield Water Logistics (OWL), a Natural Gas Partners (NGP) portfolio company providing water infrastructure and services to the energy...

Nov 12, 2014, 12:03 ET

A sweeping regional response to confront growing threat of discarded pharmaceuticals entering landfills, bays and wetlands

To confront and halt what experts are calling the growing environmental threat of discarded pharmaceuticals finding their way into our bays,...

Nov 07, 2014, 18:49 ET
Water Replenishment District of Southern California

Water Replenishment District to Host Delegation of Korean Water Officials

On Monday, November 10, 2014, the Water Replenishment District of Southern California will host a delegation of water leaders from the Republic of...

Nov 05, 2014, 08:00 ET
(L – R) Pedro Mire, Muck, John Quincy Mire and Jessie Best.

DIRTY WATER RECORDS Presents DIAL "M" FOR MUCK

DIRTY WATER RECORDS presents DIAL M FOR MUCK, the latest release from MUCK & THE MIRES! Boston's international ambassadors of garage...

Nov 04, 2014, 08:35 ET

Water Standard Launches Compact Membrane Deaeration Technology for the Oil & Gas Industry

Water Standard (www.waterstandard.com) is pleased to announce the launch of its compact Membrane Deaeration (MDA) product line for use in...

Nov 04, 2014, 08:31 ET

WAYNE Water Systems Awards This Old House Fans with Sump Pumps in "This Old House Great TOH Giveaway Sweepstakes"

 WAYNE Water Systems announced today that it is awarding 34 winners of the This Old House Great TOH Giveaway Sweepstakes with some very...

Oct 30, 2014, 18:55 ET

City Council Approves SAWS Vista Ridge Contract

 In a unanimous vote today, San Antonio City Council approved the contract to bring 16.3 billion gallons of new non-Edwards Aquifer water...

Oct 27, 2014, 08:45 ET

Water Well Trust Receives $140,000 USDA Household Water Well Systems Grant

 The Water Well Trust, the only national nonprofit helping Americans get access to a clean, safe water supply, has received a $140,000 grant...

Oct 22, 2014, 14:55 ET

Rowland Water District Selects New Legal Counsel

Joseph Byrne, Of Counsel Attorney at Best Best & Krieger, has been appointed by the Rowland Water District (RWD) as legal counsel, it was...

Oct 21, 2014, 10:00 ET

Park Water Co. receives high honor safety award presented by American Water Works Association

Park Water Co. announced today that it received the American Water Works Association California/ Nevada Larry C. Larson Safety Award. Park Water...

Oct 21, 2014, 09:00 ET
Map of Columbia River Watershed with Columbia River Highlighted. (PRNewsFoto/Program on Water Issues, Munk...)

Munk School of Global Affairs Research Demonstrates How Columbia River Treaty Renegotiation Can Include Flexibility to Address Future Change

TORONTO, Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - The Program on Water Issues at the University of Toronto's Munk School of Global Affairs today released a...

Oct 20, 2014, 14:00 ET

Sub-Saharan Africa Farm Yields 70-90 Percent Below Potential, Atlas Research Finds

 Sub-Saharan Africa has the world's largest gap in farm yields – 70-90 percent below their potential – according to a new research...

Oct 17, 2014, 05:00 ET

MoneyTV with Donald Baillargeon, 10/17

 Economic cost of ebola, health and beauty, marijuana, cloud, water from air, Halloween app, credit repair, wood pellets; this week on MoneyTV...

Oct 16, 2014, 19:12 ET

Mountain Water Co. installs new water main as part of ongoing infrastructure investment initiative

 Hillview Way will be closed on Thursday, October 16, and Friday, October 17, between Clearview Way and Alliance Way while Mountain Water crews...

Oct 16, 2014, 16:30 ET

The New Riverwalk Water Trolley Allows Visitors, Tourists and Residents To Cross The New River 7-Days A Week For Free

 Crossing the New River to and from the north and south banks will now be as easy as crossing the street. . . and it will be free. Photo -...

Oct 16, 2014, 12:00 ET

PA Groups Release Scorecard on State Legislators' Environmental Votes

Three leading citizen-based environmental organizations released today the joint Pennsylvania Environmental Scorecard, which scores state...