Saturday, January 19, 2019

Tag: drinking water

Ontario’s Annual Report on Drinking Water Quality 2017–18

At the end of November, Ontario’s Acting Chief Drinking Water Inspector, Mili New, released the province’s annual report on drinking water quality for 2017–2018. The...

With Funding, Desalination Tech Firm Aims to Enter Market in 2019

Quebec’s Oneka Technologies, a designer of autonomous desalination buoys that produce drinking water, has announced completion of its second round of financing in collaboration...

Federal-Provincial Funding for Water Treatment in CVRD, B.C.

Comox Valley Regional District (CVRD) in B.C. has received federal and provincial support for its new drinking water treatment plant. Announced by Marco Mendicino, Parliamentary...

Beaconsfield, QC Recognized for Drinking Water Conservation

At the Water Excellence ceremony held by Réseau Environnement, the City of Beaconsfield, Quebec was awarded a certificate of recognition for its various initiatives relating to...

Memorandum of Understanding Delivers Water Supply to Tla-o-qui-aht First Nation

The federal government and the Tla-o-qui-aht First Nation have signed a Memorandum of Understanding that will deliver water to the communities of Esowista and...

Clean Water and Wastewater Fund Supports Quebec City Region

Canada and Quebec are investing in drinking water services for the Quebec City region. Joël Lightbound, Member of Parliament for Louis-Hébert and Parliamentary Secretary to...

Researchers Find Softening Agents Amplify Pathogen Risk in Drinking Water

According to new research from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, softening agents added to pipes in order to keep them clear of mineral...

Managing Lead in Canadian Drinking Water

Some older Canadian homes still have lead water pipes, posing an important and complex public health challenge. About one per cent of water service...

Minding the First “R” in Reduce, Reuse, Recycle

Somewhere around the first Earth Day on April 22, 1970 a bunch of hippies said, “hey man, we should use less stuff, share what...

Eel Ground First Nation Works To End Long-Term Boil Water Advisory

In partnership with the Government of Canada, Eel Ground First Nation has implemented a water and wastewater infrastructure plan that should end a long-term...

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