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The District of Columbia Water and Sewer Authority (DC Water) and the Water Environment Federation (WEF) launched a website for the National Green... more
JMW Consultants Inc. received the AMCF Spotlight Award in the Human Capital category. The award marks the third time in four years that JMW has been honored by the... more
JWC Environmental announced the promotion of Greg Guard to senior vice president of global sales. In this newly created position, Guard will be responsible for directing JWC’... more
Danfoss announced its partnership with Johnson Barrow. Johnson Barrow serve as the newest sales representative organization for Danfoss’ line of AB-QM pressure... more
Ever wonder how important water is in making the semiconductors that run the world? The answer: very important. (Producing one smartphone alone takes roughly 240 gal.) I... more
One of the Southeast’s largest ice cream processors approached Ecologix Environmental Systems to help it solve a problem with excessive fats, oils and grease (FOG) in its... more
The effects of water scarcity and stricter environmental regulations placed on water usage are increasing the cost of using freshwater globally. The consequences of these... more
Chemical companies are among the biggest water users on the planet, requiring almost 3 lb of water for every pound of chemical they produce. About 70% of this water must be... more
One hurdle faced by many U.S. businesses that utilize surface impounds or wastewater control systems is viable outdoor odor management. With few effective and affordable... more
Styles come and go, and sometimes reappear. Take hats, for example. What was fashionable in the ’60s went out in the ’70s, but it may come back a few decades later. However,... more
RHV Steyr—a community environmental association serving the city of Steyr, Austria, and several neighboring villages—enlarged and modernized its sewage treatment facility to... more
Wenatchee, Wash., is stereotypically small-town America, with white picket fences and lush apple orchards. Many visitors to the picturesque agricultural community in central... more
In 2009, Arla Foods in Videbaek, Denmark, realized that its current methods of sludge dewatering were unsustainable. The company decided to invest in a new dewatering... more
Hydro-Guard automatic flushing and monitoring systems maintain water quality in distribution systems. They can be programmed to flush and monitor water quality parameters such as chlorine residuals,... more
  • Hydro-Guard automatic flushing and monitoring systems maintain water quality in distribution systems. They can be programmed to flush and monitor water quality parameters such as chlorine residuals,... more
  • The TETRA LP Block dual parallel lateral underdrains offer low head loss, equal distribution of backwash air/water and easy installation either as a retrofit or for new filter underdrain applications... more
  • The Tideflex TF-1’s bill is curved and returns to a closed position every time, achieving a tight seal. The valve’s strong spine provides long-term performance while handling water weight. Those who... more
  • The Model ST100L is an inline, spool-piece gas mass flowmeter suitable for chlorine gas service, and it is available with an optional built-in Vortab Flow Conditioner. This inline model is designed... more
  • The EchoShore-TX enables permanent monitoring of critical and high-risk transmission main. The system enables utilities to reduce the operational risk of these assets by matching the leak detection... more
  • Calbond manufactures a full line of aluminum rigid PVC coated conduit and fittings. Lighter and easier to handle than steel galvanized PVC coated conduit systems, Calbond’s aluminum PVC coated... more
  • Kee Lite railing systems for water and wastewater treatment facilities are independently tested to meet or exceed OSHA safety standards. Constructed of high-grade aluminum silicon magnesium alloy (... more
  • Fortrans has developed a way to produce low-cost deaerated water by integrating its patented Dif-Jet gas injector into batch production of deaerated water in storage tanks. The device is used to... more
  • Groundwater is the primary water source for most communities in North America. With an increasing need to provide treatment for a growing list of contaminants, limited support staff and shrinking... more
  • Schreiber offers open-flight and tube-mounted screw pumps. The open-flight screw pump transports liquid in a concrete trough. A non-clog pump, typically installed at a 30- or 38-degree angle, it has... more
A plant’s headworks play a crucial role in the pretreatment influent for any wastewater treatment facility. They protect the operation of... more
Filter backwashing is a critical part of the drinking water production process. During backwashing, water flow is reversed and increased in order to... more
In freshwater delivery and wastewater treatment operations (W/WW), reliable and timely data can make all the difference in improving efficiency and... more
Wastewater treatment facilities are subject to many different drivers for completing upgrades. Among the most prevalent drivers is a need to keep... more
Tuesday, June 14, 2016 2:00 p.m. Eastern Participants earn one Professional Development Hour. Webinar Overview How much does a sewer system cost?... more
Tuesday, June 28, 2016 2:00 p.m. Eastern Participants earn one Professional Development Hour Webinar Overview FRP pipe has been around for decades,... more
Endress+Hauser introduces the Micropilot FMR10 and FMR20 free space radar level transmitters to measure liquid levels in storage tanks, open basins, open channels, weirs and... more
Abanaki Corp. is now offering its latest coolant maintenance product, the Oil Boss. Dirty coolant can generate smoke, a sulfur stench and bacteria that can cause illness in... more
The mRoy series metering pumps offer reliability in water treatment. With flow ranges from 0.20 gph (0.8 L/hr) to 87 gph (330 L/hr) in a simplex configuration, these pumps... more
Treated effluent from wastewater treatment plants across the country must meet local dissolved oxygen (DO) limits before discharging into receiving waters. The Pipeline... more

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