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US Water Prize winners honored

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More than 300 water leaders gathered April 7 at the National Geographic Society’s headquarters in Washington, D.C. to honor the winners of the 2014 U.S. Water Prize.
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Water recycling could help fracking companies deal with water shortages

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Recycling technology allows oil-field water containing salts and dozens of chemical elements to be cleaned and reused over and over again.
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Unilever fined $4.5 million for Clean Water Act violations

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Unilever Home and Personal Care USA has been fined $1 million for breaches of the Clean Water Act and will also have to contribute $3.5 million to environmental programs.
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Massachusetts desalination plant to compete for prestigious award

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A desalination plant in Swansea, Mass., has been shortlisted for the prestigious 2014 Global Water Award given out by Global Water Intelligence.
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Water leaders urge passage of water infrastructure legislation

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More than 130 water utility leaders from 46 states traveled to Capitol Hill on April 1 to advocate for the creation of a Water Infrastructure Finance and Innovation Authority during the American Water Works Association’s Water Matters! Fly In.
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Stanford University to open water recovery center

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Stanford University will soon be able to test various water and energy recovery methods in its brand new research center.
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Texas to look into desalination options

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Texas is considering desalination as a possible way out of the water scarcity crisis it is facing due to extensive drought.
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60% of US companies see water problems as a threat to growth

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The majority of American businesses are aware of the potential impact of water challenges they may face in future.
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Wastewater storage facility owner admits Clean Water Act violations

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The former owner of an oil-and-gas wastewater and brine storage facility has pleaded guilty to violations of the Clean Water Act that resulted in the contamination of the Mahoning River.
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California to incentivize water recycling projects through low-interest loans

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The California Water Resources Control Board has announced another move that aims to relieve water stress and contribute to water availability.
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