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November 2009
Related search terms from www.waterinfolink.com: drinking water, testing, pharmaceuticals Clare Pierson: Underwriters Laboratories (UL) recently announced that they made significant improvements to testing methods for taste and odor compounds in drinking...
Related search terms from www.waterinfolink.com: USDA Rural Development, SRF, funding, ARRA One key challenge for our nation’s counties is the enormous water and wastewater infrastructure maintenance costs facing all communities. This infrastructure is...
Related search terms from www.waterinfolink.com: industrial wastewater, effluent, irrigation Linwoods, a milk processing and bakery operation near Armagh, Ireland, produces wastewater that arises from the cleaning of its equipment. The processing plant...
Related search terms from www.waterinfolink.com: sewage disposal, waste discharge, gray water, drainfields, discharge requirements The largest reservoir in California, Shasta Lake, is a haven for recreational activity. The entire lake, along with the...
Source water protection, an analogue to watershed management, is a concept promoted by the Safe Drinking Water Act (SDWA), which required states to assess all waters used as sources of public drinking water for human consumption. As mandated by the SDWA...
Related search terms from www.waterinfolink.com: leak detection, pipeline, water main The water utility crew crowded behind the field technician monitoring the incoming data, jostling to get a better look at the small computer screen. The crew had just...
Related search terms from www.waterinfolink.com: sewer main, trenchless pipebursting The city of Eureka, Calif., is nestled in Humboldt County on the state’s north coast, home to the redwood forest and a short drive from San Francisco. People travel from...
Related search terms from www.waterinfolink.com: RO, desalination, groundwater, screen filters Reverse osmosis (RO) technology allowed the city of Goodyear, Ariz., to tap brackish groundwater to supply a thirsty, growing city. It soon became apparent,...
Related search terms from www.waterinfolink.com: UV, wastewater disinfection, amalgam lamp In 2005, the Town of Erie, Colo., installed a Barrier Sunlight V Series ultraviolet (UV) disinfection system from Siemens Water Technologies at its Erie Water...
Related search terms from www.waterinfolink.com: arsenic, groundwater, coagulation The town of Buckeye, Ariz., has five wells—four of which have arsenic levels exceeding the maximum contaminant level (MCL) of 10 ppb. A pilot study was commissioned to...

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