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Water Issues and the US Gulf Coast

By The SplashLink Team

What is red tide?  How is the algae bloom affecting Florida’s water quality?  What is a dead zone?  Situated along the shoreline of the ninth largest body of water in the world, the Gulf of Mexico, Texas, Louisiana, Mississippi, Alabama, and Florida make up the Gulf Coast.  Here’s a quick look at the water issues facing gulf coast waters in recent news. 

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Is Cryptocurrency Going Down the Drain?

By Jim Lauria -- Water Business Leader, Mazzei Injector Company LLC

Talk about making waves.  Cryptocurrency—digital “tokens” or “coins” rooted in computer code and valued for the very fact that they are disconnected from governments and banks—have experienced spectacular rises and falls in recent months.  The crypto-economy is already worth hundreds of billions of dollars (REAL dollars!), and it’s anyone’s guess how fast it will grow after that.

Cryptocurrency’s meteoric rise and market turbulence have challenged people to think hard about what confers value.  Cryptocurrency proudly leaves gold and silver standards, and even the faith in national economies that buoys other currencies, in the dust.  Instead, it is intimately tied with what I call the water standard.

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Q2 2018 Regional Roundup: Part 3/3

By SplashLink Team

This blog series examines major trends and newsworthy events that occurred in the US water industry during the second quarter of 2018.  The third part of the series focuses on activity within the Midwest/Great Lakes and Central Plains regions of the US, as well as grant and funding information related to the water industry.

 

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Q2 2018 Regional Roundup: Part 2/3

By SplashLink Team

This blog series examines major trends and newsworthy events that occurred in the US water industry during the second quarter of 2018.  The second part of the series focuses on activity within the Northeast, Mid-Atlantic, and South regions of the US.  Also check out part three of the series, which covers the Midwest/Great Lakes and Central Plains regions, as well as grant and funding information related to the US water industry. 

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Q2 2018 Regional Roundup: Part 1/3

By SplashLink Team

This blog series examines major trends and newsworthy events that occurred in the US water industry during the second quarter of 2018.  The first part of the series focuses on activity within the Southwest and West regions of the US.  Also check out part two of the series, which covers the Northeast, Mid-Atlantic, and South regions of the US; and part three of the series, which covers the Midwest/Great Lakes and Central Plains regions of the US, as well as grant and funding information related to the water industry.

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