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Chicago to launch major stormwater management system upgrade

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Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel has announced the launch of a $50 million fund that will support infrastructural projects designed to improve systems to capture, store and filter stormwater.
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Ohio proposes phosphorus limits in waterways

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Ohio could soon introduce limits on phosphorus pollution, which fuels the growth of toxic algae in lakes.
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US water treatment chemical market to grow by 3.2% over five years

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Demand for water treatment chemicals in the United States is expected to increase by 3.2% over the next five years and reach $6.6 billion in 2017.
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Wastewater spill closes Hawaii's Puhi Bay

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A discharge of partially treated wastewater into the waters of Puhi Bay, Hawaii, in September led to a ban on all activities in the bay, including swimming, fishing and boating.
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Georgia, South Carolina locked in battle over freshwater source

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Georgia and South Carolina have spent years trying to reach an agreement on how to use water resources in the Upper Floridan Aquifer sparingly and in a way which is fair to both states.
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Increasing water stress threatens US, study warns

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The United States is facing a serious water supply problem, researchers from the Cooperative Institute for Research in Environmental Sciences at the University of Colorado Boulder have warned.
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Water Environment Federation announces 'high profile' speakers for WEFTEC 2013

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An impressive line-up of high profile national and international speakers has been confirmed to headline some of the most highly anticipated events of WEFTEC 2013 in Chicago, according to the event's organizers.
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Radiation discovered in creek downstream from fracking water treatment plant

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Researchers at Duke University have found elevated levels of radioactivity in water and sediment downstream from a Pennsylvania treatment facility which processes fracking wastewater from wells in the Marcellus Shale formation.
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Desalinated water accounts for 98.8% of Dubai's water supply

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Dubai is one of the pioneers in desalination technology and communities from water-deprived areas have been turning to the city for advice and good practices.
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London needs different approach to sewage spill problem, expert says

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Proposed plans for London's super sewer may not be as effective as many people believe and an alternative solution should be considered.
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