Aqua America, Inc., through its subsidiaries, operates regulated utilities that provide water or wastewater services in the United States. It offers liquid waste hauling and disposal, and water and wastewater services through operating and maintenance contracts with municipal authorities and other parties. The company also provides water and sewer line repair services, and protection solutions to households; inspects, cleans, and repairs storm and sanitary wastewater lines; installs and tests devices that prevent the contamination of potable water; and designs and builds water and wastewater systems. In addition, it offers non-regulated water and wastewater services; and non-utility raw water supply services for firms in the natural gas drilling industry. The company serves 3 million residential water, commercial water, fire protection, industrial water, wastewater, and other water and utility customers. It has operations in Pennsylvania, Ohio, Texas, Illinois, North Carolina, New Jersey, Indiana, and Virginia. The company was formerly known as Philadelphia Suburban Corporation and changed its name to Aqua America, Inc. in 2004. Aqua America, Inc. was founded in 1968 and is based in Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania.