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Major Water Associations Reassure Public on Safety of Tap Water During COVID-19 Outbreak

March 17, 2020

As the global COVID-19 crisis continues to develop and reports of bottled water shortages make headlines, the National Association of Water Companies, the American Water Works Association and the Association of Metropolitan Water Agencies issued the following joint statement:

EPA’s National Water Reuse Action Plan Makes Reuse a National Priority

February 27, 2020

On February 27, 2020 EPA alongside federal partners will release the National Water Reuse Action Plan: Collaborative Implementation. AMWA together with other water sector organizations collaborated on this plan to accelerate the adoption of water reuse.

Utility Management Achievement Recognized in Water Industry Awards

October 18, 2019

The Association of Metropolitan Water Agencies (AMWA) honored 19 public drinking water systems with its top utility management awards on October 21 in ceremonies at its 2019 Executive Management Conference in Newport, R.I.

EWG’s Commentary Used to Misrepresent the Quality of California’s Tap Water

May 2, 2019

Recent news articles on the quality of California’s tap water, based on the Environmental Working Group’s (EWG) commentary published in the journal Environmental Health, were alarmist and misleading.

AMWA’s statement on EPA’s Per- and Polyfluoroalkyl Substances (PFAS) Action Plan

February 14, 2019

In response to EPA’s release of its Per- and Polyfluoroalkyl Substances (PFAS) Action Plan, the Association of Metropolitan Water Agencies (AMWA) would like to reiterate its support of the process outlined in the Safe Drinking Water Act for regulating contaminants.


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