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With historic droughts and growing demand, water reuse is making headlines as a viable, reliable, safe and locally controlled supply of water for communities across the nation. Stay connected with the latest news on projects and policy related to water reuse.

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Utility Executives from California and Texas Join the WateReuse Board of Directors

WateReuse recently appointed two new members to serve on the Board of Directors. Halla Razak, the Public Utilities Director for the City of San Diego and Gilbert Trejo, PE, the Chief Technical Officer for El Paso Water Utilities began their terms in May 2015....

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Communications Plans for Potable Reuse Released

WateReuse Research Foundation Provides Communication Plans for Potable Reuse Acceptance January 27, 2015 Alexandria, VA – The WateReuse Research Foundation announces the release of a how-to guide for building support for potable reuse on the statewide and community levels. Model Communication Plans for Increasing Awareness...

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60 Minutes: Orange County Water District

60 Minutes: How a California Utility is Turning Sewer Water Into Purified Drinking Water October 3, 2014 Alexandria, VA – Last night, CBS News’ 60 Minutes featured a segment showing how the Orange County Water District transforms 96 million gallons a day of treated wastewater...

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Two Water Reuse Partnerships Honored

October 3, 2014 Alexandria, VA – The WateReuse Association recently honored two creative partnerships that demonstrate how agencies, industries, and producers can work together to increase the water resources pie to meet public demand. The awards were presented during the One Water Innovations Gala in...

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Support for California $725 Million Recycled Water Bond

WateReuse California Supports $725 Million for Recycled Water in Water Bond August 15, 2014 Sacramento, CA – WateReuse California applauds Governor Jerry Brown and the California Legislature for passing a revised water bond for the November 2014 ballot that contains significant funding for recycled water....

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New Video Released, “The Ways of Water”

New Video Presents the Human Impact on the Water Cycle May 20, 2014 Alexandria, VA — The WateReuse Research Foundation announces the release of The Ways of Water, an animated video that presents an overview of the many human interventions in the water cycle and...

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California Annual Awards

WateReuse California Honors Excellence in Water Recycling March 19, 2014 Sacramento, CA — WateReuse California honored leaders in water recycling during an awards luncheon in Newport Beach on March 17. The ceremony was held in conjunction with the 2014 WateReuse California Annual Conference, which is...

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New Executive Director Announced

WateReuse Announces New Executive Director March 5, 2014 Alexandria, VA — The Boards of Directors of the WateReuse Association and the WateReuse Research Foundation are pleased to announce that Melissa L. Meeker has been named Executive Director effective March 25, 2014. Meeker will lead the...

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Speakers Discuss Drivers for Water Reuse

Speakers Discuss Drivers for Water Reuse to Discuss Economic and Environmental Drivers for Industrial Water Reuse October 8, 2013 Alexandria, VA — The WateReuse Association announces an exciting lineup of speakers for the 2013 Industrial Water Reuse Conference to be held December 9-10 in Long...

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