Water companies have served this nation for more than 200 years and have a long history of reliably providing quality water service. Today, 73 million American – nearly a quarter of our country’s population – receive water or wastewater service from a water company.
Water companies provide access to capital for water infrastructure improvements and have a stellar environmental compliance record of providing high-quality water . These companies not only invest in their water systems, they also invest in the communities they serve, spurring economic growth and providing good-paying jobs. Water companies are also leading the way in protecting the environment and promoting sustainable solutions.