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Video Release: #Globe2016 in Vancouver Session; #Water Integrity - #Infrastructure & #Innovation

Vancouver BC, Point Roberts WA - March 8, 2016 (www.waternewswire.com) Investorideas.com, a digital global news source covering leading sectors including renewable energy and water, reports on the recently held GLOBE 2016 Conference & Innovation Expo (#Globe2016), held in Vancouver last week.

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#Middlesex Water Company (NASDAQ: $MSEX) Announces Quarterly Cash Dividend

ISELIN, N.J. - April 29, 2016 (www.waternewswire.com) Middlesex Water Company (NASDAQ:MSEX) announced that its Board of Directors has approved a regular quarterly dividend of $0.19875 per common share payable on June 1, 2016 to holders of record as of May 13, 2016.


Marmon's New System Removes #Lead from #DrinkingWater in Schools

ST. PAUL, Minn. - April 29, 2016 (www.waternewswire.com) Marmon Water, Inc., a Berkshire Hathaway company, is introducing a Safe Fountain System to remove lead and other contaminants from drinking fountains in schools and public/industrial buildings.


New Jersey American Water Announces 2016 Environmental Grant Awardees

VOORHEES, N.J. - April 28, 2016 (www.waternewswire.com) New Jersey American Water will award $24,500 to three noteworthy organizations engaged in sustainability projects to improve water source protection.


Clean Harbors El Dorado Facility Hits Momentous Safety Milestone: 1 Million Man Hours Without Lost Time Accident

EL DORADO, Ark. - April 25, 2016 (www.waternewswire.com) The Arkansas Department of Labor has recognized Clean Harbors for reaching a significant safety milestone at its El Dorado incineration facility – 1 million man hours without a lost time accident.


Investing in nature can help solve water pollution challenges in China's 30 largest cities

Beijing - April 18, 2016 (www.investorideas.com newswire) The Nature Conservancy (TNC) released today the China Urban Water Blueprint showing nature can be key to improving water quality for more than 150 million people.


#Californians Continue to See Importance of #Water #Conservation

SACRAMENTO, Calif. - April 14, 2016 (www.waternewswire.com) Save Our Water – California's official statewide conservation education program – recently partnered with Field Research Corporation to survey Californians' attitudes toward continued water conservation following the rainy season and their willingness to continue to make permanent changes to save water.


#Investments in #Desalination Plants to Reach Nearly $48.2 Billion by 2020 - Research and Markets

DUBLIN - April 14, 2016 (www.waternewswire.com) Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Seawater and Brackish Water Desalination" report to their offering.


Climate Bonds Convenes Marine Technical Working Group

LONDON - April 13, 2016 (www.waternewswire.com) Climate Bonds has convened a Marine Technical Working Group to develop new assessment criteria for low carbon investments in the marine sector.


#Veolia (Paris:VIE) Continues Development with Oil & Gas Clients with New Contract Awarded by Dolphin Energy; #wastewater treatment

DOHA, Qatar - April 11, 2016 (www.waternewswire.com) Veolia (Paris:VIE), through its subsidiary Veolia Water Technologies, has been awarded a contract by Qatar Engineering & Construction Company to engineer, procure and deliver a wastewater treatment plant for Dolphin Energy's natural gas production and processing facilities in Ras Laffan, Qatar.


Newark, New Jersey #Lead #Poisoning; #Environmental Attorneys From Napoli Shkolnik PLLC File a Notice of Claim

NEW YORK, NY - April 8, 2016 (www.waternewswire.com) Napoli Shkolnik PLLC served a Notice of Claim against the New Jersey State District Superintendent, the principal of New Jersey Regional Day and the New Jersey Department of Education on behalf of a Newark family alleging their child was exposed to lead and other toxic substances in the drinking water of the Newark Public School system.


Global #Water #Analysis Instrumentation Market - Need for Real-time Monitoring Stimulates Growth Says Research and Markets

DUBLIN - April 8, 2016 (www.waternewswire.com) Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global Water Analysis Instrumentation Market" report to their offering.


Tetra Tech (NASDAQ: $TTEK) Wins $47 Million Contract with the #U.S. #Army Corps of Engineers Institute for #Water Resources

PASADENA, Calif. - April 7, 2016 (www.waternewswire.com) Tetra Tech, Inc. (NASDAQ: TTEK) announced today that the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Institute for Water Resources (USACE IWR) has awarded the Company a five-year multiple-award task order contract to support the USACE's water resources management programs.


Louisiana To Receive A Minimum Of $6.8 Billion For State Claims Related To BP Oil Spill

BATON ROUGE - April 5, 2016 (www.waternewswire.com) Today the Court approved the settlement between the United States, the five Gulf States and BP for damages stemming from the 2010 Deepwater Horizon oil spill.


Six Hotels and One Commercial Laundry Each Save More than 1 Million Gallons of Water with the Xeros Laundry System

Manchester, NH - April 4, 2016 (www.waternewswire.com) Xeros, the innovator of an ultra-low water laundry system, announced today that several hotels and commercial laundries have joined the Xeros Million Gallon Club by each saving more than one million gallons of water using Xeros' award-winning polymer bead cleaning laundry system.


#Alkaline #Water Co. (OTCQB: $WTER) Launches Into #Costco Stores of Northern #California

SCOTTSDALE, AZ - March 31, 2016 (www.waternewswire.com) The Alkaline Water Company Inc. (OTCQB: WTER) (the "Company"), developers of an innovative state of the art proprietary electrolysis beverage process packaged and sold in 500ml, 700ml, 1-liter, 3-liter and 1-gallon sizes under the trade name Alkaline88, is extremely pleased to have received an initial purchase order from Costco Wholesale Corporation (Costco) for placement at select retail warehouses across Northern California.


#Water Foundation Statement Regarding Dept. of Water Resources Manual Snow Survey; Survey confirms #California's #drought is not over

SACRAMENTO, Calif. - March 31, 2016 (www.waternewswire.com) The Water Foundation issued the following statement from Executive Director Lester Snow regarding its manual snow survey conducted by the California Department of Water Resources, which revealed a below average statewide snowpack for this time of year.


Pennsylvania American Water, @paamwater, subsidiary of (NYSE: $AWK) Announces Agreement to Acquire Scranton Sewer System

SCRANTON, Pa. - March 30, 2016 (www.waternewswire.com) Pennsylvania American Water, a subsidiary of American Water (NYSE: AWK), announced that it has signed an agreement to acquire the wastewater assets of the Scranton Sewer Authority (SSA).


#Waterleau Group Acquires Ecovation and Krofta Technologies

VICTOR, N.Y. - March 29, 2016 (www.waternewswire.com) Waterleau Group, a leading global provider of energy recovery and water, air and waste treatment, announces that it has completed the acquisition of the anaerobic biological wastewater treatment plant design-build business of Ecovation and the membership interests of Krofta Technologies and their DAF technology from Ecolab (NYSE: ECL).


Clean Harbors Incineration Facility Achieves Labor Department’s Top Safety Certification

March 28, 2016 (www.waternewswire.com) Clean Harbors’ El Dorado incineration facility recently achieved certification by the Labor Department at its highest level – making the Arkansas plant one of the safest worksites in the industry.


#Lead Poisoning and Public #Water #Contamination

NEW YORK, NY - March 28, 2016 (www.waternewswire.com) Napoli Shkolnik PLLC has filed a lawsuit in the Eastern District of Michigan on behalf of Flint, Michigan residents Luke Waid and Michelle Rodriguez and their daughter Sophia against Governor Richard Dale Snyder, et al. last month.


#Jarislowsky Foundation Chooses #CarletonUniversity to Create $4-Million Chair in #Water and Global #Health

March 23, 2016 (Investorideas.com stocks newswire) Carleton University and the Jarislowsky Foundation today announced a partnership to create a $4-million endowed research chair that will make significant contributions to the critical challenges of water and public health.


Interior Department Releases Report Underscoring Impacts of #ClimateChange on Western #Water #Resources

WASHINGTON - March 22, 2016 (www.waternewswire.com) Putting the national spotlight on the importance of water sustainability, the Department of the Interior and the Bureau of Reclamation released a basin-by-basin report that characterizes the impacts of climate change and details adaptation strategies to better protect major river basins in the West that are fundamental to the health, economy, security and ecology of 17 Western states.


Experts Launch Project to Assess #Drought Effects on Ecosystems and How Communities Can Adapt: A Partnership of USGS, The Nature Conservancy, and Wildlife Conservation Society under the Science for Nature and People Partnership

RESTON, Va. - March 22, 2016 (www.waternewswire.com) A new public-private research collaboration supported by the U.S. Geological Survey will tackle how to best cope with the increasing droughts of the future.


#Geomembrane Market 2016 - Global Forecasts to 2020

Dublin - March 21, 2016 (www.waternewswire.com) Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Geomembrane Market by Raw Material, by Manufacturing Method, by Application, by Region - Global Forecast to 2020" report to their offering.


Clean Water Starts With Healthy Wetlands, Support wetland conservation on #WorldWaterDay

OAK HAMMOCK MARSH, MANITOBA - Ducks Unlimited Canada - March 21, 2016 (www.waternewswire.com) The average Canadian uses more than 250 litres - nearly two bathtubs - of water every day in their home.


Waternewswire.com Launches Revamped Site and Services for #WorldWaterDay

Point Roberts WA, Vancouver BC - March 18, 2016 (www.waternewswire.com) Waternewswire.com ( www.waternewswire.com) a news source dedicated to global water issues announces the launch of its updated site and services for World Water Day 2016.


Minister for the #Environment; Asa Romson wants to see tougher measures against #environmental #toxins

March 18, 2016 (www.waternewswire.com) Discussion on hazardous chemicals has long been a hot topic in the media and in the political debates.


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