Water News

Boil Water Advisories, Flood Insurance, Pictures, Videos, Pets, UV Water Treatment Most of you reading this blog post are likely affected by the flooding in Alberta. We’d like to take a moment at VIQUA and let you know that we are thinking of you, your family, your pets and your businesses and hope you are […]
Canadian Water Issues Health Canada Estimates that unsafe drinking water causes 90,000 illnesses, and 90 deaths every year.  That is the equivalent of 13 Walkerton tragedies.  Many of these illnesses occur in municipal areas with large water treatment facilities. We have a tendency in North America to take for granted that what we take as […]
VIQUA helps provide UV filtered water to up to 35,000 participants at The White House’s Annual Easter Egg Roll on the lawn again this year. Among the guests at The White House’s Annual Easter Egg Roll are: Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson, NASCAR driver Danica Patrick, gymnast John Orozco, Washington Wizards point guard John […]
Africa Water News As this blog grows we will be updating it on African Water news as it happens. In the meantime, here are some great resources to find the information you need on UV water purification in Africa and Africa’s water issues:   All Africa http://allafrica.com/water/ South African Water Research Commission http://www.wrc.org.za/ WASH – […]
A beautifully choreographed video entitled, “Introduction to Water” showing beautiful facts about water packaged with an eerily beautiful and striking soundtrack.  The video was made by Frank Gregorio.
2013 has been defined by the United Nations as the International Year of Water Cooperation.  Watch UN Secretary-General, Ban Ki-Moon announce it.   More Information: U.S. Agency for International Development Remarks by Christian Holmes, USAID Global Water Coordinator At the International Year of Water Cooperation Panel Discussion Read more: http://iipdigital.usembassy.gov/st/english/texttrans/2013/03/20130307143791.html#ixzz2O6FNtvES Main website: UN Water http://www.unwater.org/water-cooperation-2013/home/en/ […]
Middle East Water Watch this area for all news about Middle Eastern Water.  Here are some great water resources in the Middle East : National Geographic http://newswatch.nationalgeographic.com/2013/02/22/weighty-water-matters-in-the-middle-east/ Carboun http://www.carboun.com/ Green Prophet http://www.greenprophet.com   Algeria Bahrain Egypt Egypt Iran Iraq Jordan Kuwait Lebanon Libya Oman Qatar Saudi Arabia Syria Tunisia United Arab Emirates Yemen   UV […]
The first H20 Go event, held in March 2013,  was a great success.  Here’s Jonathan and our table from the show. VIQUA has their own booth at this special event. Stop in and say hi to our VIQUA Blogger Jonathan Vandersteen. The details: We are excited to share the details of the first ever H2O […]
Water Information and News for Australia We will be updating this section as the news happens.  Please see these excellent resources from Perth to Sydney and beyond. Australian Water Association https://www.awa.asn.au/ Water for Good http://www.waterforgood.sa.gov.au/ Sydney Water http://www.sydneywater.com.au/swe/index.htm Sydney Catchment Authority http://www.sca.nsw.gov.au/dams-and-water/weekly-storage-and-supply-reports   UV water filtration sanitizes pathogens from your water source.  Go to our […]