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Thursday, May 5, 2016 Offers Information about Tap Water during Drinking Water Week Offers Information about Tap Water during Drinking Water Week 

Horsham, Pa. – Severn Trent – North America, As Drinking Water Week continues, Severn Trent joins the American Water Works Association and water professionals across North America in encouraging the public to learn about their water supply and local water utility by visiting AWWA’s fully updated consumer website, offers consumers an opportunity to browse information on various subjects including conservation, household leaks, infrastructure, bottled water, drought, pollution, fluoridation and contaminants — including lead. 

Additionally, a new kids’ section offers videos, games and educational links. A calendar has also been added to the site that focuses on events important to the water, science and engineering communities. 

“ is a valuable resource for utilities to draw on to help their customers, and consumers can tap into it to learn about all things water,” said AWWA Chief Executive Officer David LaFrance. “Learning about our water supply and our local

water utility aids us in appreciating them.” 

About Drinking Water Week

For more than 35 years, AWWA and its members have celebrated Drinking Water Week, a unique opportunity for both water professionals and the communities they serve to join together in recognizing the vital role water plays in our daily lives. Additional information about Drinking Water Week is available on the Drinking Water Week web page. 

About Severn Trent – North America
Severn Trent – North America ( is a leading operator of water and wastewater assets. Our business provides contract management, full billing customer service, operations support and systems improvements for over 300 municipal, industrial and commercial water and wastewater clients in the United States. Severn Trent – North America is a

member of the Severn Trent Plc (London: SVT.L) group of companies, a FTSE 100 company. 

About the American Water Works Association
Established in 1881, the American Water Works Association is the largest nonprofit, scientific and educational association dedicated to managing and treating water, the world’s most important resource. With approximately 50,000 members, AWWA provides solutions to improve public health, protect the environment, strengthen the economy and enhance our quality of life.