Latest Water quality Stories
Water Quality & Health Council Offers Free Test Kits In Response to CDC Pool Violation Data ARLINGTON, Va., May 20 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Unhealthy pools are more common than you may think.
CDC Urges People to Take an Active Role in Promoting Healthy Swimming ATLANTA, May 20 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- About 1 out of 8 public pool inspections conducted in 13 states in 2008 resulted in pools being closed immediately due to serious code violations, according to a report released today by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
Researchers in India have demonstrated that microscopic aquatic creatures could be used as the ecological equivalent of a canary in a coalmine for assessing inland freshwater lakes and ponds.
A unique three-year longitudinal and vertical study of Central New York's Three Rivers systemâ€”involving the Oswego, Oneida and Seneca riversâ€”has revealed that oxygen resources have become degraded by several stressors, including the impact of wastewater treatment plants, nonpoint runoff, an increase in invasive zebra mussels and channelization of the flow.
LISLE, Ill., April 29 /PRNewswire/ -- Take five minutes and take the test next week to check out the quality of your water.
LAS CRUCES, N.M., April 8 /PRNewswire/ -- A Dona Ana County jury today ruled in favor of Helena Chemical Company in its defamation suit against Arturo Uribe and awarded the company $75,000 in punitive damages based on 7 counts of defamation and injury to the company's reputation.
JOPLIN, Mo., April 7 /PRNewswire/ -- Missouri American Water has earned the 2009 Source Water Protection Award from the Missouri Rural Water Association (MRWA).
PARKER, Colo., March 22 /PRNewswire/ -- In honor of World Water Day on March 22, WorldNomads.com wanted to educate travelers on water safety precautions overseas. Water is something most travelers take for granted until they step on a plane and head out into the developing world.
EPA Lauds Improvements to Streams; PA Now Second in U.S. for Restored Water Bodies HARRISBURG, Pa., Feb.
NEW YORK and MONTREAL, Feb. 1 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - ICBS Ltd. (OTCPK: ICBT), announced today that it has taken delivery of the new TOGS(TM) 3000 bio-photonic incubation & detection systems, which the company will be marketing in the U.S. and overseas.
Water pollution is the contamination of bodies of water including rivers, oceans, lakes, aquifers and groundwater. Water pollution is when pollutants are discharged directly or indirectly into a body of water without adequate treatment to remove harmful compounds. Water pollution affects the plants and organisms that reside in these bodies of water. In almost all of the cases the effect is damaging not only to individual species and populations, but to the natural biological communities as...
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