AWWA Urges Consumers to ID Lead Service Lines During Drinking Water Week AWWA Kicks Off Drinking Water Week MWRD Working to Replenish Green Canopy Water Sector Groups Launch Utility of the Future Today Recognition Program NOAA's Chief Scientist to Speak at Great Water Cities
As Drinking Water Week continues, the American Water Works Assn. and water professionals across North America are highlighting the importance of identifying lead service... more
QGC’s water treatment plant at its northern coal seam gas fields near Wandoan in Queensland, Australia, was named Industrial Water Project of the Year at the annual Global... more
Xylem Inc., a water technology company dedicated to solving the world’s most challenging water issues, announced an expansion of products and services available through... more
CST Industries has announced a strategic expansion with Texas Aquastore. The expansion of Texas Aquastore will cover an additional three-state territory in the southwest... more
The Rivanna Water & Sewer Authority (RWSA) in Charlottesville, Va., operates four water resource recovery facilities (formerly called wastewater treatment plants) and... more
Poisoning conjures up images of evil men sneaking away as unsuspecting victims clutch their throats and fall over dead at the dinner table. The reality of poisoning is much... more
In the wake of the crisis in Flint, Mich., this nation’s citizens and public officials have become hyperaware of the critical importance of water infrastructure. Now the... more
Small water districts face huge challenges, grappling with the same water quality regulations, ratepayer demands and environmental strictures as larger utilities, but with... more
In 2014, the California Department of Public Health set a new maximum contaminant level (MCL) for hexavalent chromium (chromium-6) in drinking water. Chromium-6 levels in the... more
The City of Pottsville in Schuylkill County, Pa., faced a serious problem with wastewater overflows, caused in part by the design of its 1800s-era masonry sewers. For many... more
Ultrafiltration (UF) is commonly used as a pretreatment to reverse osmosis (RO) to ensure consistent and efficient operation. As Shandong Hongxin Chemicals Co. Ltd in China... more
There is no greater honor for a golf course than being awarded the right to host a big-name tournament. It’s a tribute to the effort put into maintaining the facility and... more
Nova Scotia’s Halifax Regional Water Commission (HRWC), also known as Halifax Water, provides potable water, wastewater and storm water services to the Halifax Regional... more
  • Rosedale Products Inc. is a developer of liquid filtration systems and waste minimization products. It offers a sizeable product line and the flexibility to customize standard products. The company’s... more
  • Applied Membranes Inc. manufactures a range of containerized membrane systems, from 40-ft insulated ISO containerized plug-and-play water treatment systems to portable trailer-mounted solar-powered... more
  • The EBS and FBS series of rotary screw blower systems combine the energy efficiency savings of the Sigma Profile rotary screw airend with the convenience of a complete blower package designed for... more
  • Globe valves for process and utility applications offer an actuator that can be rotated 360 degrees. Visual indication is standard, and the valves feature reliable spring loaded v-ring packing, and... more
  • Ecosorb technology eliminates odors without harsh or hazardous chemicals, emission control systems or masking fragrances. Utilizing the mechanisms of adsorption, absorption, gas solubility and... more
  • Model 2060 is a 2-in. flanged plastic control valve designed to handle corrosive fluids. It features a body of either PVDF or polypropylene and an actuator or yoke of glass-filled polypropylene.... more
One of the biggest expenses in wastewater treatment operations is the cost of energy to run the blowers and compressors that produce air for the... more
When it comes to removing oil from water for recovery, reuse or recycling, there is a solution for any application. With 50 years of providing oil... more
The risk of fire and explosion is a serious concern for personnel working in industrial facilities such as petroleum refineries and chemical... more
Eldridge Products Inc. (EPI) manufactures thermal instrumentation to measure and control virtually all gas flows. Built with over 30 years... more
Tuesday, May 24, 2016 2:00 p.m. Eastern Participants earn one Professional Development Hour Webinar Overview FRP pipe has been around for decades,... more
Thursday, March 31, 2016 2:00 - 3:00 p.m. Eastern Participants earn one Professional Development Hour. Webinar Overview Recent news, such as the... more
The Mazzei AirJection wastewater aeration system provides efficient gas transfer in wastewater ponds. Using Venturi injectors to draw air into a sidestream flow and special... more
A glass filament delivery method utilized during the continuous-winding pipe manufacturing process allows additional strength to be introduced, making Flowtite fiberglass-... more
Currently offered in three models, Proseries-M peristaltic metering injector pumps provide a wide range of feed rates and capabilities to meet water and wastewater treatment... more
The 10- and 12-in. IV 250 and IV 250 Patriot Series insertion valves from Hydra-Stop incorporate integrated design features, including a 250-psi working pressure, stainless... more
 

New regulations can result in trepidation or even outright hostility from the companies and... more
For years, we in the water and wastewater industry have been beating the drum regarding our nation’... more
The headlines may be awash in stories of water-related problems and crises, but resourceful... more
Determining an economical & effective approach to fulfilling the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals
In my December column, I discussed the United Nations (UN) Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) that will shape the... more
Money alone will not solve our nation’s water problems
As is true for many, I have been following closely the tragic public health crisis that has unfolded in Flint, Mich.,... more
Commercials about water treatment during top-rated TV programs are rare treat
Over the past few months I have been noticing an interesting series of commercials on some of the TV channels that I... more

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