Industry and Private Links
External sites are not endorsed by NESC and are offered for information purposes only. Please click on the links below to see their designated pages. Links are listed in alphabetical order.
- Burhans Research—Manufacturing System Research
This website addresses the issue of how motors affect production plans and assists individuals with making energy wise decisions.
- Center for Watershed Protection
The Center for Watershed Protection works with local, state, and federal governmental agencies, environmental consulting firms, watershed organizations, and the general public to provide objective and scientifically sound information on effective techniques to protect and restore urban watersheds.
- Drinking Water Resources
A comprehensive resource for anyone searching for information about the safety and quality of their drinking water.
- Environmental Defense Fund
The Environmental Defense Fund is people: scientists, economists, attorneys, and others who work in teams to find solutions to environmental problems. From water to wildlife, from toxic chemicals to tropical rainforests, EDF chooses the important areas where people can make a difference in defending the environment.
- The Environmental Working Group
EWG's goal is to provide the public with new, locally relevant information on environmental issues in their own states, hometowns and neighborhoods.
- The Groundwater Foundation
The Groundwater Foundation is a nonprofit organization dedicated to educating and motivating people to care for and about groundwater.
- Groundwater Science
Hydrogeologic research, training, and planning, and evaluation of the maintenance and rehabilitation of wells and similar hydraulic structures
- Health Guide USA Links to Health Departments
Includes links to the public health departments of almost 1,000 U.S. cities and counties and links to schools of public health, state environmental health associations, and numerous other public health sites.
- H2OMystery, Art, and Science of Water
This site is a multi-disciplinary examination of the nature, properties, place, significance, importance, and role of water in the life and culture of this planet.
- Infographic: A Crash Course in Water Well Guidelines & Safety
Water wells may seem like a thing from the past, but according to data, 15% of Americans don‚Äôt rely on the public drinking water system. This infographic should educate you about the risks and benefits of owning your own private water well. Learn more about which steps are necessary to water drilling, the types of water wells, the maintenance of water wells, and how to detect contamination.
This site focuses strictly drinking water quality and information on the latest EPA and state regulations, and on legislation at the federal, state, and local levels.
- SpaHub—Water: An Important Natural Resource Used Every Day
This webpage links to information about The Water Cycle, water chemistry, water use, drinking water, water pollution and conservation.
- The Water Resource Education Network
The Water Education Network (WREN) makes connections between Pennsylvania citizens and water resources information. This nonpartisan informal collaboration among organizations and public officials working for theprotection and management of PA's water resources through education and informed policy making. The WREN website provides useful information and networking opportunities for water resource educators and activists, as well as providing the latest regional news and grant information.
- Water Conditioning and Purification Magazine
Offers the latest water news in many forms.
- Water Conserve
Water Conserve is a Water Conservation Portal dedicated to protecting and conserving drinking water and ecosystems worldwide - with a genuine Internet water search engine, constant water news and link tracking, and cutting biocentric commentary.
- Water Design-Build Council (WDBC)
The WDBC is a not-for-profit organization seeking to advance the development and rehabilitation of the nation's municipal water and wastewater systems through the use of the design-build and construction-management at risk (CMAR) methods of project delivery. Their mission is to promote design-build and CMAR best practices to facilitate productive and collaborative relationships between service providers and local governments.
- Water Laboratory Company, Inc.
The Water Laboratory Company performs drinking water testing and water system operation and maintenance. Their wastewater services include operation, maintenance and testing of package wastewater treatment plants and lagoons.
An e-mail based drinking water news service.
- Water Online
An information resource for the water and wastewater treatment industry.
- Water Quality Association
A not-for-profit international trade association representing the household, commercial, industrial, and small community water treatment industry.
- Water Quality and Health Council
An independent, multidisciplinary group sponsored by the Chlorine Chemistry Council, promoting science-based practices and advising industry, health professionals, policy makers and the public.
- Water Strategist Community
Access to water news, lively discussion and idea exchange and information on what is happening in the water arena.