GCWW http://wvxu.org en Cincinnati to help lead national water discussion http://wvxu.org/post/cincinnati-help-lead-national-water-discussion <p>The Executive Director of Greater Cincinnati Water Works and the Metropolitan Sewer District, Tony Parrot, will participate in a national discussion on U.S. water infrastructure Wednesday in Washington D.C.</p><p>Parrot joins the U.S. EPA's Nancy Stoner, Veolia Water North America and Mark Strauss with American Waterin the <a href="http://thevalueofwater.org/" target="_blank">Value of Water Coalition's </a>national panel discussion to help other communities deal with crumbling water and wastewater infrastructure.</p> Wed, 14 May 2014 10:00:00 +0000 Ann Thompson 26666 at http://wvxu.org Cincinnati to help lead national water discussion GCWW adds extra layer to water treatment http://wvxu.org/post/gcww-adds-extra-layer-water-treatment <p>With Thursday&#39;s ribbon-cutting ceremony at the new UV Disinfection Treatment Facility, Cincinnati&nbsp;will lead North America in water treatment. <strong>It will be the first to use UV disinfection following sand filtration and Granular Activated Carbon during the treatment process.</strong></p><p align="LEFT">UV light, generated when reactors excite mercury, is one of the final steps in the water treatment process in Cincinnati. Here are the others, in this order:</p> Wed, 02 Oct 2013 21:31:44 +0000 Ann Thompson 17982 at http://wvxu.org GCWW adds extra layer to water treatment Liquid Assets: How Cincinnati became a world water leader http://wvxu.org/post/liquid-assets-how-cincinnati-became-world-water-leader <p>The Greater Cincinnati Water Works (GCWW)&nbsp;will add yet another layer of treatment in October&nbsp;to make your drinking water safer. This technology and others like it are a model for the world and that's why Cincinnati is attempting to become a global leader in the area of water technology.</p><p>You might say we have some of the cleanest drinking water around. The Greater Cincinnati Water Works treats it with&nbsp;five key steps:</p> Tue, 24 Sep 2013 08:00:00 +0000 Ann Thompson 17246 at http://wvxu.org Liquid Assets: How Cincinnati became a world water leader Liquid Assets: Cincinnati hopes to cash in on H2O http://wvxu.org/post/liquid-assets-cincinnati-hopes-cash-h2o <p>By the year 2020 the water industry, including treatment, management and infrastructure, <strong>could be worth&nbsp;$1 trillion&nbsp;globally</strong>. Cincinnati, armed with experts, new technology, and a reputation as a worldwide water leader, is looking to cash in.</p> Mon, 23 Sep 2013 08:00:00 +0000 Ann Thompson 17245 at http://wvxu.org Liquid Assets: Cincinnati hopes to cash in on H2O