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Gov. Jerry Brown on July 14 announced several reappointments to the California Water Commission as well as the new appointment of Armando... read»
Cindy Forbes, a veteran of the California Department of Public Health’s former Drinking Water Program, was named July 1 as... read»
Chromium-6 Drinking Water Standard Set to Become Effective July 1
The nation’s first drinking water standard for hexavalent chromium – or chromium-6 – is set to become effective in... read»
CDPH Releases Final Chromium-6 Regulation Package
The California Department of Public Health (CDPH) today released the final proposed regulation package for chromium-6, setting the stage... read»
Water Boards Hold Workshops on Drinking Water Discharge Permits
The State Water Resources Control Board (State Board) will hold a workshop May 12 to provide information to stakeholders on the development... read»

Latest Posts about Water Quality

ACWA has released its 2013 Suggested Guidelines for use by public water systems in preparing Public Health Goal (PHG) reports to... read more»
ACWA submitted a comment letter Feb. 19 to the State Water Resources Control Board (SWRCB) on proposed draft changes to a statewide... read more»
ACWA has submitted the attached letter to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency regarding draft Total Maximum Daily Loads (TMDLs)... read more»
ACWA submitted comments in cooperation with WateReuse Association and the California Association of Sanitation Agencies. read more»
ACWA has sent a letter to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency stating its support of electronic delivery of Consumer Confidence... read more»

Upcoming Water Quality Events

Tue, 09/09/2014 - 9:00am - Fri, 09/12/2014 - 5:00pm
The International Water Association is holding a specialists’ conference for water basin science and management Sept. 9 to 12 in San...