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Since the inception of waste discharge regulations in California (both by the Regional Water Quality Control Boards and the U.S. EPA), the self...
Like Rodney Dangerfield, many flaggers may feel they just don't get any respect. Certainly not from motorists, who take out their frustrations on the...
The end of the sewer line for unincorporated Sedgwick County is the Kansas Coliseum. Home to two professional sports teams, the 10,000-seat events...
The Need for Field Testing of Flowmeters Accurate data from open channel flowmeters are essential to the decision process regarding the current...
When the Nashville, Tenn., Metropolitan Government needed a cost-effective solution to remove floatables from their the combined sewer overflow (CSO...
Over 30 years have passed since environmental concerns by U.S. citizens resulted in regulations to require the treatment of our municipal sewage and...
With all the attention in the news about problems with tap water, there is good reason for the boom in both bottled water sales and home water...
A growing family business passes a significant milestone when it begins to fill key leadership positions with outside executives. In many established...
The views expressed in this article are solely those of the author and not those of WQP. From time to time, articles appear in publications which...
Environmental laboratories spend enormous amounts of time and money in an effort to maximize analytical efficiency without compromising services or...
Temperature is defined as the energy level of matter which can be evidenced by some change in that matter. Temperature sensors come in a wide variety...
The Massachusetts Water Resources Authority (MWRA) is a state agency commissioned to provide water, wastewater collection, wastewater treatment, and...
Ground water is the most popular source for water in the United States. Now with growth of proven treatment methods and advances in treatment...
Delta Lake Irrigation District is one of the oldest pumping stations located on the Rio Grande River, just south of Weslaco, Texas. Established in...
After extensively surveying the condition of the East Baton Rouge Parish sewer system, the Department of Public Works for the City of Baton Rouge,...
A three-year test of ozone and direct filtration so convinced the Altoona City Authority (ACA) of its merits that the central Pennsylvania water...
Granular activated carbon (GAC) has been used in the water and wastewater industries to reduce taste, odors and dissolved organic compounds. GAC...
Operators at the Mid Halton Waste Water Treatment Plant (WWTP) in Oakville, Ontario, Canada, have been using a Supervisory Control and Data...
Planning and building optical fiber local area networks (LANs) capable of accommodating unknown future capacity and routing requirements have long...
The City of Lenoir, North Carolina, has recently completed an expansion of its Gunpowder Creek Water Reclamation Facility (WRF), that included the...

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