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First reported 9 hours ago - Updated 56 mins ago - 2 reports

The answer to water scarcity might be in the air

By | IANS India Private Limited/Yahoo India News – 21 minutes agoThree men were charged in the Sessions Court in Sepang today with attempting to give support to the so-called Islamic State of Syria and Iraq militant group (Isis) by taking a flight to ... [Published Yahoo! Malaysia - 56 mins ago]
First reported 15 hours ago - Updated 1 hour ago - 2 reports

International delegation to visit Donegal Group Water Scheme

23 Oct 2014 07:15:00The Donegal Group Water Scheme sector is to host a visit by an international delegation, keen to learn from the Irish experience in successfully addressing issues associated with the provision of a quality drinking water supply to ... [Published Donegal Post - 1 hour ago]
First reported 18 hours ago - Updated 4 hours ago - 2 reports

Program helps with safe drinking water

A charity program has helped provide safe drinking water to more than 2.4 million rural residents in China since 2000. The program has financed the construction of about 135,000 water tanks and 1,600 small water supply projects in 25 provincial divisions, ... [Published Beijing International - 4 hours ago]
First reported 8 hours ago - Updated 4 hours ago - 4 reports

‘Fracking loophole’ allows drilling companies to use unregulated toxins – report

03:23Reuters / Mario AnzuoniA number of US oil companies are taking advantage of the so-called “Halliburton Loophole” to circumvent federal legislature regulating diesel-based fluids in fracking, instead exploiting the environment with even more toxic ... [Published Russia Today - 4 hours ago]
First reported 16 hours ago - Updated 9 hours ago - 2 reports

Environmental groups seek federal action to clean up Kewaunee County groundwater

(0 votes, average 0 out of 5)Written by Wednesday, 22 October 2014 09:15Six environmental groups are seeking federal action on longstanding groundwater contamination issues in Kewaunee County, Wisconsin, where roughly 30 percent of tested wells are compromised ... [Published Wisconsin Gazette - 15 hours ago]
First reported 16 hours ago - Updated 15 hours ago - 2 reports

Bloemhof main sewer blocked

Johannesburg - A blocked pipeline resulted in sewage flowing into the Bloemhof Vaal River, the DR Ruth Segomotsi District Municipality said on Wednesday.“Stones were deliberately pushed into the pipeline by unknown people through the manhole,” said spokesman ... [Published IOL - 15 hours ago]
First reported 22 hours ago - Updated 16 hours ago - 2 reports

Tribals of Koraput face drinking water shortage for cyclone

Tribals in remote areas of Koraput district are facing acute shortage of safe drinking water as several water supply stations are lying idle without power after cyclone Hudhud hit the district. According to officials at Rural Water Supply and Sanitation ... [Published DailyMe.Com - 16 hours ago]
First reported 23 hours ago - Updated 21 hours ago - 3 reports

Projects to supply drinking water through solar pumps in ...

While eight such projects have already been completed, the rest are under construction, officials said. The government has decided to implement such projects in 1,730 select villages in the state, they said. The water supply is being made by ...You May ... [Published Rediff Realtime News - 22 hours ago]
First reported Oct 21 2014 - Updated 21 hours ago - 3 reports

Centre to T: Stop using Srisailam water for power

HYDERABAD: Seeking to put an end to the escalating tension between Andhra Pradesh and Telangana over sharing of power and water, the Centre on Tuesday directed the Telangana government to immediately stop releasing water from the Srisailam left bank power ... [Published Times of India - Oct 21 2014]
First reported Oct 21 2014 - Updated Oct 21 2014 - 4 reports

EPA Makes Preliminary Determination to Regulate Strontium in Drinking Water (10/20/14)

WASHINGTON, Oct. 20 -- The Environmental Protection Agency issued the following news release:The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has made a preliminary determination to regulate strontium in the nation's drinking water. Strontium is a naturally occurring ... [Published Targeted News Service - Oct 21 2014]
First reported Oct 21 2014 - Updated Oct 21 2014 - 2 reports

Drinking Water Odors, Chemicals Above Health Standards Caused by 'Green Building' Plumbing

Several types of plastic pipes in eco-friendly green buildings in the United States have been found to leach chemicals into drinking water that can cause odors and sometimes exist at levels that may exceed health standards. ... [Published Technology Networks - Oct 21 2014]
First reported Oct 21 2014 - Updated Oct 21 2014 - 2 reports

Septic tank leak threat to drinking water

Leaking septic tanks on the outskirts of a town are a threat to drinking water supplies and the houses they serve should be connected to the mains sewer system, especially as €400,000 in development charges was collected to do the job. ... [Published IrishExaminer.com - Ireland - Oct 21 2014]

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People and traders said there is an urgent need to address basic problems of the market. Authorities have assured to take necessary steps. "I will look into the problem and take necessary action" said collector (Cuttack) Nirmal Mishra
"One challenge now is to lower our costs," Paulino said. "We work on improving our manufacturing processes and energy efficiency. Another problem is the need to import parts from eight different countries, which also has an impact on the price."
"There are millions of Ugandans with corrugated iron-roofed houses and these must be harnessed" he said
Jean-Michel Herrewyn, Senior Executive Vice President, Global Enterprises, Veolia, said: "This plant, which combines pretreatment, high-level membrane filtration and desalination, will significantly improve the quality of drinking water provided to the city of Basrah and will eliminate spikes in salinity caused by tides and winds. Veolia is committed to developing access to resources and delivering reliable solutions to help cities deal with water scarcity while pursuing their economic development."

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