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Another year, another 'fatberg'

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There is a 'fatberg' wreaking havoc in London - "one of the largest to form in the London sewer system", according to NPR, and "weighing roughly the same as 11 double-decker buses".
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At the recent joint annual conference for the Kansas Section of AWWA and the Kansas Water Environment Association, the best tasting tap water in Kansas was announced.
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Stockholm water prize winners announced

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World Water Week is the Stockholm International Water Institute's annual event in Stockholm, Sweden with the goal to tackle global water issues.
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Go back to school with DrinkTap

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Go back to school with DrinkTap
We have a lot of information, material and resources pertaining to water available for students and educators.
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| Categories: | Tags: back to school, students, educational resources, teachers, classroom lessons, video series | View Count: (694)
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Investing in India’s water infrastructure

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India’s much-needed investment in its water infrastructure is examined in the following post by Saranya Balu, an AWWA summer intern.
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| Categories: | Tags: India, water infrastructure, water loss, leaks, illegal connections, Smart Cities Mission | View Count: (830)
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The Plain Talk Series - #60

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The Plain Talk Series - #60
Today's question: How is the water from my refrigerator door different from my tap water?
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India’s drinking water crisis

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As National Water Quality Month continues, India’s drinking water crisis is examined in the following post by Saranya Balu, an AWWA summer intern.
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Understand your tap water during National Water Quality Month
August is National Water Quality Month.
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Tap water quality in question

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Tap water quality in question
Last week an environmental advocacy organization called the Environmental Working Group (EWG), released an update to its “National Drinking Water Database”.
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The Water Landmark Series - #1

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We are launching a new blog series about AWWA's Water Landmark Award winners!
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| Categories: | Tags: Water Landmark Award, Ann Arbor, Michigan, City of Ann Arbor Water Treatment Plant, water treatment plant, history, Water Landmark Series, water landmark | View Count: (1026)
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