Global Water Foundation Driving Vital Projects—Celebrity A...
By WC& P staff There is a saying in Africa, “Maji ni Uhai,” Swahili for, “Water is Life.” Millions around the world die every year from diseases attributed to dirty water, claiming the lives of […]
The State of the Industry in the EU: Update on Issues of Not...
By Tony Frost The globalization of the water treatment industry means each and every aspect is affected by events, regulations and research worldwide. Here’s a look at some of the more important issues and happenings […]
Who Wants Legislation? A Letter from the UK
By Jonny Seccombe For those of you concernedly watching as the wave of anti-salinity legislation appears to be engulfing one community after another, what would you think of legislation that actually makes POE water treatment […]
Safe Water: The First Step Out of Poverty
By Patricia Dandonoli New well allows business to flourish in Nigeria A mother of five, Mary Chukle has lived in the village of Takkas in the Plateau state of Nigeria for 20 years. Until WaterAid […]
Sustainable Water Management – The Singapore Water Story
By Kheng Guan Yap Adensely populated island city-state with 4.5 million people on a land area of about 700 sq. km., Singapore has no natural aquifers or groundwater, which makes water resource management a huge […]
Water Projects: The Harm Caused by Well-Meaning Philanthropi...
By Ned Breslin I first met Dona Fatima while driving on a terrible road in northern Mozambique. My Mozambican water sector colleagues and I were always able to find water points in passing villages because we […]
Trends in Water Well Rehabilitation
By Mike Melancon There are hundreds of thousands of water wells in the US with challenges such as coliform and E. coli contamination or have yield-reducing plugged issues from mineral deposits or iron bacterial growths. […]
Desalination Once Again Takes Center Stage in California
By Clifford L. Fasnacht, MWS Desalination (also known as desalting or desal) is the process of removing salts and dissolved solids from saline water (brackish or seawater). In addition to minerals, the process removes most […]
North America WQA best practices guidelines The Water Quality Association (WQA) has unveiled an informational resource to help water treatment professionals and consumers use water treatment systems in an efficient and environmentally friendly manner. Getting […]
When Clean Water Is Liquid Gold
By Sarina Prabasi, Chief Executive WaterAid America Take a moment to travel with me to a small town called Wawa Boom, one of the most geographically and culturally isolated parts of Nicaragua, situated along the […]