Water

Water Purifiers Market: Assessment by Technology, Mode of Operation, Capacity, End-user and Region (2019-2027)

Wednesday, May 27, 2020 - 10:00pm

The global water purifier market is anticipated to record a CAGR of 7.6% over the forecast period, i.e.

Key Points: 
  • The global water purifier market is anticipated to record a CAGR of 7.6% over the forecast period, i.e.
  • The global water purifier market consists of various segments that are segmented by technology, mode of operation, capacity, end user and by region.
  • Based on region, the global water purifier market is segmented into North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin America and Middle East & Africa.
  • Some of the key industry leaders in the global water purifier market are SUEZ Worldwide, Evoqua Water Technologies LLC, A.O.

American Water’s Bruce Hauk to Participate in NAWC Webinar

Wednesday, May 27, 2020 - 4:30pm

American Water (NYSE: AWK), the nations largest publicly traded water and wastewater utility company, announced today that Bruce Hauk, president, regulated operations and Military Services Group, will be participating in the next National Association of Water Companies (NAWC) webinar: Keeping the Water Flowing: Water Industry Successes & Challenges During COVID-19.

Key Points: 
  • American Water (NYSE: AWK), the nations largest publicly traded water and wastewater utility company, announced today that Bruce Hauk, president, regulated operations and Military Services Group, will be participating in the next National Association of Water Companies (NAWC) webinar: Keeping the Water Flowing: Water Industry Successes & Challenges During COVID-19.
  • Hauk will discuss customer communications during the current public health emergency.
  • He will focus on the messaging and methods used by American Water to communicate and assist our customers during the COVID-19 crisis.
  • American Water provides safe, clean, affordable and reliable water services to our customers to make sure we keep their lives flowing.

Outlook on the Worldwide Desalination Industry to 2024 - Upcoming Trends and Challenges That Will Influence Market Growth - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Wednesday, May 27, 2020 - 12:28pm

The desalination market is poised to grow by $ 8.07 bn during 2020-2024 progressing at a CAGR of 9% during the forecast period.

Key Points: 
  • The desalination market is poised to grow by $ 8.07 bn during 2020-2024 progressing at a CAGR of 9% during the forecast period.
  • This report on the desalination market provides a holistic analysis, market size and forecast, trends, growth drivers, and challenges, as well as vendor analysis covering around 25 vendors.
  • The report offers an up-to-date analysis regarding the current global market scenario, the latest trends and drivers, and the overall market environment.
  • This study identifies the increase in demand for membrane technology as one of the prime reasons driving the desalination market growth during the next few years.

More Than 50% of US Home Water Tests Exceed Contaminant Health Goal

Wednesday, May 27, 2020 - 12:00pm

"Tap Score Reports empower anyone to diagnose water quality issues and identify solutions for health, taste and plumbing improvements.

Key Points: 
  • "Tap Score Reports empower anyone to diagnose water quality issues and identify solutions for health, taste and plumbing improvements.
  • "More than 50% of those who've tested have found at least one contaminant above the federal maximum contaminant level goal.
  • Perhaps most importantly, nearly all problems are solved with simple, targeted filtration-- tap water quality can be as good or better than bottled water!"
  • Pujol added, "Americans have been told bottled water is the antidote to their concerns about tap water.

6 in 10 Homeowners in High-Risk Flood Zones Don't Have Flood Insurance, ValuePenguin.com Study Finds

Tuesday, May 26, 2020 - 6:56pm

In seven of those 100 major cities, there are fewer than two active flood insurance policies for every 100 houses located in a high-risk flood zone.

Key Points: 
  • In seven of those 100 major cities, there are fewer than two active flood insurance policies for every 100 houses located in a high-risk flood zone.
  • FEMA's changing maps are behind why so many homeowners in high risk flood zones don't have flood insurance.
  • There may be a lag between homes getting hit with the high-risk designation and getting notice that they now need flood insurance.
  • Additionally, lenders and homeowners can appeal the flood zone designation of a property to avoid the expenses associated with flood insurance.

Research Report with COVID-19 Forecasts - Water Clarifiers Market 2019-2023 | Stringent Rules for Environmental Safety to Boost the Market Growth | Technavio

Tuesday, May 26, 2020 - 6:30pm

The water clarifiers market is expected to grow by USD 5.21 billion during 2019-2023, according to the latest market research report by Technavio.

Key Points: 
  • The water clarifiers market is expected to grow by USD 5.21 billion during 2019-2023, according to the latest market research report by Technavio.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200526005464/en/
    Technavio has announced the latest market research report titled Global Water Clarifiers Market 2019-2023 (Graphic: Business Wire)
    A key factor driving the growth of the market is the introduction of stringent regulations for environmental safety.
  • Deployment of wastewater treatment plants in these industries will increase the usage of water treatment chemicals, thereby driving the water clarifiers market.
  • This research report also analyzes other significant trends and market drivers that will influence market growth over 2019-2023.

New permeable hardscape technology shows promise in urban flood mitigation and stormwater management.

Tuesday, May 26, 2020 - 5:40pm

SPOKANE, Wash., May 26, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Startup company AquiPor Technologies, Inc. announced that it has developed a new permeable hardscape technology that can help cities confront stormwater runoff pollution and urban flooding.

Key Points: 
  • SPOKANE, Wash., May 26, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Startup company AquiPor Technologies, Inc. announced that it has developed a new permeable hardscape technology that can help cities confront stormwater runoff pollution and urban flooding.
  • AquiPor's permeable hardscape material shows promise as an innovative solution for cities as they contend with stormwater runoff pollution and urban flooding.
  • In conjunction with quality engineered designs, AquiPor's permeable hardscape material can help cities manage stormwater on a larger scale, without sacrificing usable space."
  • We're positioning our technology to be a practical and scalable stormwater infrastructure solution for years to come", says Johnson.

Illinois American Water Announces Operations Promotions; Leadership Positions Support Safety, Customer Service and Operational Efficiency

Tuesday, May 26, 2020 - 5:40pm

Illinois American Water announced the following promotions within its Operations leadership team:

Key Points: 
  • Illinois American Water announced the following promotions within its Operations leadership team:
    Karen Cooper, formerly Senior Operations Manager in the Southern Division, has been promoted to Operations Director of the Southern Division and Central Divisions in Southern Illinois.
  • Prior to joining American Water in 1985, Cooper worked for the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency, Division of Public Water Supplies.
  • Illinois American Water, a subsidiary of American Water (NYSE: AWK), is the largest investor-owned water utility in the state, providing high-quality and reliable water and/or wastewater services to approximately 1.3 million people.
  • American Water provides safe, clean, affordable and reliable water services to our customers to make sure we keep their lives flowing.

WQA offers guidance on bringing vacant buildings back online

Tuesday, May 26, 2020 - 5:00pm

Lisle, Illinois, May 26, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- As shelter-in-place orders are being modified or lifted around the country, the Water Quality Association offers general guidance on bringing water treatment systems back online in buildings that have been vacant or have seen little or no water use.

Key Points: 
  • Lisle, Illinois, May 26, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- As shelter-in-place orders are being modified or lifted around the country, the Water Quality Association offers general guidance on bringing water treatment systems back online in buildings that have been vacant or have seen little or no water use.
  • However, stagnant conditions while buildings are unused could cause bacterial growth that may foul or plug water treatment systems if not brought back online properly, said Eric Yeggy, WQA Technical Affairs Director.
  • Yeggy will review the guidelines in a free webinar, Life After Lockdown: Bringing Water Treatment Systems Back Online, offered at noon EST (11 a.m. CST) on Wednesday, May 27.
  • The WQA Gold Seal program is accredited by the American National Standards Institute (ANSI) and the Standards Council of Canada (SCC).

New permeable hardscape technology shows promise in urban flood mitigation and stormwater management.

Wednesday, May 27, 2020 - 10:02pm

SPOKANE, Wash., May 26, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Startup company AquiPor Technologies, Inc. announced that it has developed a new permeable hardscape technology that can help cities confront stormwater runoff pollution and urban flooding.

Key Points: 
  • SPOKANE, Wash., May 26, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Startup company AquiPor Technologies, Inc. announced that it has developed a new permeable hardscape technology that can help cities confront stormwater runoff pollution and urban flooding.
  • AquiPor's permeable hardscape material shows promise as an innovative solution for cities as they contend with stormwater runoff pollution and urban flooding.
  • In conjunction with quality engineered designs, AquiPor's permeable hardscape material can help cities manage stormwater on a larger scale, without sacrificing usable space."
  • We're positioning our technology to be a practical and scalable stormwater infrastructure solution for years to come", says Johnson.