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2014-10-31 23:05:34

South Dakota State University students helping with endeavor. Chlorinators were implemented to provide safer drinking water treated to World Health Organization (WHO) standards. FAIRFIELD, Connecticut (PRWEB) October 31, 2014 Having access to safe drinking water and ensuring it remains sanitary is an uphill battle in many corners of the globe. It’s a major priority right now for a rural farming community in northwestern Bolivia where many have been sickened by unclean water. That is...

2014-10-30 16:23:16

Molecule New Water Technologies has announced that it is now able to provide Atmospheric Water Generators to consumers across the United States. These systems, which are environmentally friendly, are able to convert humidity into water and then store it for later use. MARBLE FALLS, Texas, Oct. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Atmospheric Water Generators are now available through Molecule New Water technologies, the company has announced. The units the company provides are able to...

2014-10-27 08:24:49

Molecule New Water Technologies has announced the opening of a new store in Marble Falls, Texas. The company provides a number of new water technologies to individuals and businesses throughout the United States, particularly for those who wish to utilize environmentally sound practices for a variety of issues requiring clean and pure water. MARBLE, Texas, Oct. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Molecule New Water Technologies, a company specializing in a wide variety of new water...

2014-10-27 08:24:46

WASHINGTON, Oct. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Water Well Trust, the only national nonprofit helping Americans get access to a clean, safe water supply, has received a $140,000 grant from the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Household Water Well Systems program for a project to increase potable water availability to rural households in northwest Arkansas and Oklahoma. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20141024/154266 The Water Well Trust will contribute a 51% match towards...

2014-10-21 12:24:13

The Larry C. Larson Safety Award recognizes Park Water's safety commitment DOWNEY, Calif., Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Park Water Co. announced today that it received the American Water Works Association California/ Nevada Larry C. Larson Safety Award. Park Water received this award through its commitment to make public and employee health and safety a top priority. "Safety and service are core values in our culture. Our employees think about public and employee safety in all...

2014-10-15 12:24:10

Program's first stop in Kenya targets over 125,000 school children to receive more than 23 million liters of safe water a year KAKAMEGA, Kenya, Oct. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Vestergaard, a global company dedicated to improving the health of disadvantaged people, launched its LifeStraw® Follow the Liters program in Kenya this month. As part of this program, high-volume LifeStraw® Community water purifiers have been distributed to provide more than 23 million liters of safe water a...

2014-10-09 08:22:08

Ergonomically Designed Filter is Now Available for Order Online, in Three Different Colors LOS ANGELES, Oct. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, WaterBean (www.thewaterbean.com) announced the availability of the first alkaline water filter, now available starting at $12.95. WaterBean is a portable water filter that transforms ordinary tap water into crisp, clean alkaline water. By shaking and swirling the water bottle, users can activate the WaterBean's coconut carbon filter, which removes the...

2014-09-28 00:20:52

NEW YORK, Sept. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- H&M Conscious Foundation Ambassador and Global Citizen Festival co-host, Alek Wek, announced today a new partnership between the H&M Conscious Foundation and WaterAid to bring safe water and toilets to a quarter million students in some of the world's poorest countries by 2017. Renowned fashion model and committed Ambassador to the H&M Conscious Foundation, Alek Wek, was joined on stage by H&M Conscious Foundation...

2014-09-25 23:05:27

NSF International survey findings on emerging contaminants reinforce the need for NSF International water quality standard. Emerging contaminants include some prescription drugs, over-the-counter (OTC) medications, flame retardants, detergents and new types of herbicides and pesticides, which have been detected at trace levels in drinking water. Ann Arbor, MI (PRWEB) September 25, 2014 A vast majority (82 percent) of consumers report they are concerned about trace levels of emerging...

2014-09-24 23:04:13

The North America Water Treatment Chemicals Market report defines and segments the water treatment chemicals market in North America, with analysis and forecast of revenue. http://www.micromarketmonitor.com/market/north-america-water-treatment-chemicals-4991728118.html (PRWEB) September 24, 2014 The North America Water Treatment Chemicals Market report defines and segments the water treatment chemicals market in North America, with analysis and forecast of revenue. Browse through...


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Meltwater
2009-07-06 17:15:30

Meltwater is water that is released from melting snow or ice. This includes meltwater from glacial ice and ice shelves over oceans. Meltwater is often produced during volcanic eruptions, and can cause dangerous lahars (landslides of wet volcanic debris). When meltwater pools on the surface rather than draining or flowing away, it forms pools known as melt ponds. Meltwater will often refreeze as the temperature drops. Meltwater can also collect or melt under the ice's surface. Sub-glacial...

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Word of the Day
maffling
  • To stammer.
  • Present participle of maffle, to stammer.
  • A simpleton.
The word 'maffle' may come from a Dutch word meaning 'to move the jaws' or a French word meaning 'having large cheeks'.