Illinois-Iowa Local Section

Illinois-Iowa Section of the American Chemical Society.

Information about Iowa American Water

Iowa American Water's East River Station treatment facility is located on the bank of the Mississippi River in Davenport, about one mile upstream of Lock & Dam #15. The facility, which has been at its current location since about 1874, has received numerous multi-million dollar upgrades over the years. Iowa American Water utilizes conventional flocculation/sedimentation treatment processes as well as SuperPulsator technology and has a 30-million gallon daily capacity. On average, about 16 million gallons of water are delivered each day to customers in Bettendorf, Davenport, LeClaire, Panorama Park and Riverdale. 

Local Section Events 2018

1.  Opioids: Fighting Addiction with Chemistry
     Tuesday, February 27, Black Hawk College, East Campus

2.  ACS Chemistry Trivia Night, Wednesday 28 March, 7-9pm St Ambrose University

3.  Sarah Anderson/Morton Crime Lab, April 17, 6-8 PM  Black Hawk College, Quad Cities Campus

4. Earth Week, Various Outreach Events April 22-28

4.  Environmental Chemistry Night, Tour QC Analytical Labs, May 14, 6 PM

5.  September/October  Career Fair Augustana College/(currently open)

5b.  Don't forget NCW!  (Oct 21-27 outerspace chemistry)

6. November-ish:  Annual Undergraduate Research Conference:  Sat October 27, St Ambrose University

7. November/December (currently open)