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July 10, 2018

Editor and Writer Gina Vartanian to Depart NWRI after 20 Years of Service 


June 27, 2018

UC Riverside Student Receives 2018 NWRI-SCSC Fellowship Award


June 13, 2018

Two Doctoral Students Studying Novel Membrane Technologies Receive the 2018 NWRI-AMTA Fellowship Award


May 16, 2018

Janet Hering to Receive 2018 Clarke Prize


February 13, 2018

New White Paper Proposes a Calculation to Determine Optimal Irrigation Volumes for Recycled Water Users in California


February 7, 2018

Report Available That Provides Recommendations for the Regulation of Direct Potable Reuse in Arizona


October 20, 2017

2017 Clarke Prize Lecture Focuses on Solving Pathogen-Related Water and Wastewater Quality Challenges


June 22, 2017

BioLargo Pledges $60,000 Towards NWRI Fellowship in Water Research and Innovations 


June 15, 2017

Charles Haas of Drexel U. to Receive 2017 NWRI Clarke Prize


April 12, 2017

Kevin Hardy Joins NWRI as New Executive Director


November 4, 2016

Testing for and Treating Bacteria and Viruses in Drinking Water is Topic of 2016 Clarke Lecture


September 21, 2016

Leaders in Water Research to Speak at 2016 Clarke Prize Conference


September 13, 2016

Now Accepting Abstracts for 2017 IWA Reuse Conference


June 22, 2016

Two Doctoral Students Studying Novel Membrane Technologies Receive the 2016 AMTA-NWRI Fellowship Award

June 16, 2016

Mark Sobsey to Receive 2016 NWRI Clarke Prize: UNC Gillings School of Global Public Health Professor Honored for Research Contributions to the Microbiological Safety of Water


July 20, 2015

John Crittenden to Receive 2015 NWRI Clarke Prize


November 13, 2014

Evolution of Drinking Water Systems is Focus of the 2014 Clarke Prize Lecture


September 24, 2014

Two Doctoral Students Studying Membrane Fouling Receive the 2014 AMTA-NWRI Fellowship Award


June 9, 2014

David Sedlak, Global Leader in the Study of Water Contaminants and Managing Urban Water, to Receive 2014 Clarke Prize


November 18, 2013

Risks of Manmade Chemicals in Drinking Water the Focus of 2013 NWRI Clarke Prize Lecture


October 4, 2013

Ensuring Sustainable Water Resources the Focus of 2013 Clarke Prize Conference on Nov. 15


August 19, 2013

NWRI Releases Two Reports on Assessing Recycled Water Criteria for State of California


June 17, 2013

Rhodes Trussell, Global Leader in Water Treatment Technologies, to Receive 2013 Clarke Prize


November 5, 2012

2012 Clarke Prize Lecture Focuses on Potential of Nanotechnology to Enhance Water Disinfection and Improve Microbial Control


November 5, 2012

Orange County Sanitation District Receives 2012 NWRI Award of Excellence for Secondary Treatment Program


August 13, 2012

Third Edition of “UV Guidelines” Provides Updated Protocol for Testing and Validating UV Performance


June 7, 2012

Pedro Alvarez, International Leader in Water Pollution Control, to Receive 2012 Clarke Prize


July 15, 2011

2011 Clarke Prize Lecture Focuses on Water Treatment Innovations and Challenges from the Use of Nanotechnology


May 17, 2011

Mark Wiesner, Pioneer in Environmental Nanotechnology, to Receive the 2011 Clarke Prize


April 12, 2011

July 2011 IWA Specialty Conference Focuses on Natural Organic Matter (NOM) in Water


August 18, 2010

Call for Abstracts for 2011 Managed Aquifer Recharge Symposium


July 16, 2010

2010 Clarke Prize Lecture Focuses on the Impacts of Human Activities on the Future Availability of Drinking Water


May 19, 2010

New NWRI Study Finds Low Levels of Pharmaceuticals and Other Unregulated Chemical Compounds in Water Supplies


May 13, 2010

"Direct Potable Reuse" as a Source of Water Supply: White Paper Identifies Regulatory Issues that Need to Be Addressed to Consider Use of Highly-Treated Recycled Water as a Drinking Water Supply


May 5, 2010

Jerald Schnoor, Leader in Water Sustainability, to Receive 2010 Clarke Prize


October 8, 2009

Workshop Report on Managing Contaminants of Emerging Concern in California’s Water Resources Now Available


July 10, 2009

2009 Clarke Prize Lecture Highlights Technologies to Obtain Renewable Energy from Wastewater


June 3, 2009

NWRI White Paper on the Status of Advancing Water Recycling in California Now Available


May 13, 2009

Bruce Logan, Pioneer in Energy Generation from Wastewater, to Receive the 2009 Clarke Prize


March 4, 2009

Announcing the First International Conference on Microbial Transport and Survival in Porous Media


July 11, 2008
2008 Clarke Prize Highlights Link between Nutrients and Oxygen Depletion in Coastal Waters

May 2, 2008
Nancy Rabalais, Expert on Marine Hypoxia, to Receive the 2008 Clarke Prize

April 17, 2008
NWRI Report on Global Perspective of Low Pressure Membranes Now Available to Download

November 29, 2007
NWRI White Paper on "Near Sighted" Water Resource Management Improvements Now Available to Download

August 16, 2007
NWRI Fellowships Announced: Inaugural Ronald B. Linsky Fellowship Awarded

July 13, 2007
2007 Clarke Prize Recipient Highlights Resource Recovery to Address Eutrophication

April 26, 2007
Proceedings from First NWRI Fellowship Research Conference Now Available

April 5, 2007
James Barnard, Creator of Biological Nutrient Removal, to receive the 2007 Clarke Prize

November 30, 2006
California MTBE Research Partnership Releases New Report on Using Air Stripping to Remediate MTBE

October 23, 2006
Jeffrey J. Mosher Named Executive Director of the National Water Research Institute

July 14, 2006
2006 Clarke Prize Recipient Highlights Need to Improve Science and Policy to Control Disinfection Byproducts in Drinking Water

May 17, 2006
Philip Singer, Expert in Drinking Water Quality, to Receive the 2006 Clarke Prize

March 28, 2006
Orange County Water and Sanitation Districts Honored for Reuse Project at Microfiltration IV Conference

August 15, 2005
Ronald B. Linsky, Executive Director of the Acclaimed National Water Research Institute, Has Passed Away