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  1. No Shit: Wastewater Analysis Reveals Europe's Drug Habits

    18 Mar 2019- 09:00 by OOSKAnews Correspondent LISBON, Portugal The European Monitoring Center for Drugs and Drug Addiction has released a new report that analyzes wastewater from seventy European locations (“cities”) to investigate the drug-taking habits ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 03/18/2019 - 09:00

  2. English Water Firms Consider North-South Water Transfer Solutions

    18 Mar 2019- 09:07 by Local Press Report LONDON Utility Week Plans to ship water from the north to the south of England are being worked on by the industry across three regions, MPs have been told. Trevor Bishop, organisational development director at the ...

    Local Press Report - 03/18/2019 - 09:07

  3. NIB Finances Improvement Of Stockholm Wastewater Treatment

    15 Mar 2019- 10:01 by OOSKAnews Info STOCKHOLM, Sweden The Nordic Development Bank (NIB) and Käppalaförbundet, a federation of 11 Swedish municipalities, have signed a $58 Million USD 30-year loan agreement, with proceeds to be used for upgrade of wastewa ...

    OOSKAnews Info - 03/15/2019 - 10:01

  4. Syria Desperate For Natural Resources Rehabilitation

    14 Mar 2019- 12:04 by Local Press Report BRUSSELS The National The impact of years of conflict-related environmental damage in Syria will have long-term repercussions on the livelihoods of civilians that urgently need to be mitigated, the Food and Agricul ...

    Local Press Report - 03/14/2019 - 12:04

  5. New Index Will Support "Blue Peace" Movement

    13 Mar 2019- 07:58 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BERN, Switzerland The Swiss Agency for Development and Co-operation (SDC) Global Program Water (GPW) and the Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU) have partnered to develop a Blue Peace Index and a supporting rese ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 03/13/2019 - 08:01

  6. EIB Supports Romania Efforts To Meet EU Water, Wastewater Directives

    12 Mar 2019- 07:55 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BRUSSELS, Belgium The European Investment Bank (EIB) approved March 6 a $13.5 Million USD loan to Romania's Alba County Regional Water Company. When complete, Alba County, In Transylvania, will be in comp ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 03/12/2019 - 07:55

  7. EU Responds To Citizens' Initiative, Updates Drinking Water Quality Standards

    8 Mar 2019- 08:05 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BRUSSELS, Belgium The Council of the European Union (EU) has adopted new rules updating quality standards of drinking water. A reviosion to the EU Drinking Water Directive responds to the first-ever successful ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 03/08/2019 - 08:05

  8. EU Refers Greece To Court Of Justice Over Nitrates Pollution

    8 Mar 2019- 06:59 by Local Press Report BRUSSELS European Commission In April 2015, the Court of Justice of the EU ruled that Greece violated EU law by failing to protect its waters against pollution caused by nitrates from agricultural sources (C-149/14) ...

    Local Press Report - 03/08/2019 - 06:59

  9. Climate Change Hits Italy's Olive Oil Production

    8 Mar 2019- 06:59 by Local Press Report FLORENCE CNN Italy could soon be forced to import olive oil to stem a dramatic decline in production, a climate scientist has warned, as extreme weather events wreak havoc with harvests and threaten a shortage of on ...

    Local Press Report - 03/08/2019 - 06:59

  10. Dirty Serbian Water Hinders EU Membership Application

    5 Mar 2019- 09:17 by Local Press Report BELGRADE Reuters Workers handling rat-infested garbage on the outskirts of Belgrade face a double health hazard: from the trash itself and a nearby stream of raw sewage gushing into a canal on its way to the river D ...

    Local Press Report - 03/05/2019 - 09:17

  11. EIB Boosts Support For Jordan Water Supply And Sanitation Services

    2 Mar 2019- 11:35 by OOSKAnews Correspondent LONDON, United Kingdom The European Investment Bank (EIB) and the government of Jordan have signed a $74 Million USD loan to finance the improvement of water supply systems in the Jordan valley, as well as a wa ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 03/02/2019 - 11:35

  12. Protests Against New Balkans Hydropower Projects

    2 Mar 2019- 11:19 by Local Press Report PRISTINA BNE Intellinews Hundreds of new hydropower projects are planned in the Western Balkans, as investors sought to take advantage of the huge and relatively untapped water resources in the region. Now, however, ...

    Local Press Report - 03/02/2019 - 11:19

  13. Twenty Percent Of "Occupied Crimea" Have No Access To Quality Drinking Water

    28 Feb 2019- 08:02 by Local Press Report KYIV Ukrinform “In fact, the occupation authorities recognize that almost 20% of Crimean residents today do not have access to quality water, that is, every fifth person living in the occupied territory has no acce ...

    Local Press Report - 02/28/2019 - 08:02

  14. Concentrations Of Pharmaceuticals Increasing In Freshwater Sources Globally

    28 Feb 2019- 07:24 by OOSKAnews Correspondent NIJMEGEN, Netherlands Concentrations of two pharmaceutical substances have been found to be 10 to 20 times higher in 2015 than in 1995. The research, publsished February 22  by researchers at Radboud Universit ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 02/28/2019 - 07:24

  15. New Fatberg-fighting Technology: "Fine To Flush" Wet Wipes Approved

    26 Feb 2019- 12:02 by Local Press Report LONDON The first wet wipes in the UK to be given official certification as “fine to flush” down the toilet will go on sale next month, as part of a national drive to eliminate the growing scourge of fatbergs. The o ...

    Local Press Report - 02/26/2019 - 12:02

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