Aqualoop Greywater at Silver Star Affordable Housing, Los Angeles

Our featured project is a great example of sustainable urbanization.  The recently commissioned greywater system at Silver Star Apartments in Los Angeles uses NSF 350 certified Aqualoop to help meet its water sustainability goals.  With its sustainable and affordable housing goals meeting the needs of an important part of our community, Silver Star consists of […]

World Habitat Day is “Housing for all: A better urban future”

The United Nations designated the first Monday of October of every year as World Habitat Day to reflect on the state of our towns and cities, and on the basic right of all to adequate shelter. The day is also intended to remind the world that we all have the power and the responsibility to […]

State regulators enforce pollution rules along ‘Hooch near Columbus

A middle Georgia water system will have to comply with pollution limits aimed at protecting the water quality of a popular stretch of the Chattahoochee River known for whitewater rafting after a state panel rebuffed its objections, although a legal challenge is likely. The Columbus Water Works has fought water quality regulations that it says […]

Water is hidden crisis for Florida and the world

As Floridians, we are surrounded by some of the world’s most beautiful waters. However, we are currently facing a hidden water crisis that risks ruining our beautiful state and the entire global community. Floridians can expect to feel the impacts of a water crisis as sea levels rise, our fisheries are threatened and our aquifers […]

Column: California water war re-ignited

Competing demands among agricultural and urban users and environmental advocates for a limited supply of Delta water have played out in political and legal arenas for decades. (Photo: Omar Ornelas/The Desert Sun)   The COVID-19 pandemic, we have been told, is transforming how we live, but one aspect of life in California appears immune to change: […]

European Parliament approves law for reusing treated wastewater

The 13th of May the European Parliament approved the new law for water reuse. Photo: European Parliament. The European Parliament approved the Water Reuse Regulation the 13th of May. After publication in the Official Journal of the European Union it will enter into force after three years. Until now Wastewater Treatment Plants (WWTP’s) are mainly […]