Monday, May 25, 2020

Tag: COVID-19

Sewage Poses Potential COVID-19 Transmission Risk: Researchers

Environmental biologists at the University of Stirling have warned that the potential spread of COVID-19 via sewage “must not be neglected” in the battle...

CWWA Provides Guidance for Reopening Buildings After Prolonged Shutdown

Many buildings—such as offices, schools, and restaurants—across Canada have been closed for a prolonged period of time in response to the COVID-19 crisis. As...

Tracking Cancelled and Postponed Industry Events

Water Canada’s team is tracking industry events across the country that are being cancelled, postponed, or moved online as a result of the global...

FCM Seeks Emergency Funding for Municipalities

The Federation of Canadian Municipalities (FCM) is calling for emergency funding to support municipalities through the COVID-19 pandemic. "From turning arenas into safe shelters to...

Impact of COVID-19 on Water Technology Companies

Water technology companies have been impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic, which doesn’t come as a surprise. But how exactly have they been impacted? To find...

Wastewater Test Could Provide Early Warning of COVID-19

A new test to detect SARS-CoV-2 in the wastewater of communities infected with the virus is being developed by researchers from Cranfield University and...

Potential Impacts of an Unplanned Service Disruption on Water Delivery

Water utilities are continuing to provide safe drinking water to communities across Canada, even as states of emergency are being declared due to the...

How a Pandemic Impacts Water Service Delivery

Water utilities are continuing to provide safe drinking water, even as a state of emergency is being declared in municipalities and provinces across Canada...

Water Canada and COVID-19

I hope you have had a chance to sit down and enjoy the March/April issue of Water Canada, which focuses on issues around water...

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