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The Water and Wastewater Department for the town of Cave Creek, Ariz., serves 5,004 customers in a community just north of Phoenix.  Water...
The sprawling Blue Plains Wastewater Treatment Facility is the largest advanced wastewater treatment plant in the world, with the capacity to treat...
Monitoring has commonly been an effective way to proactively mitigate water loss by pinpointing leaks and vulnerabilities in a distribution system....
The water crisis in Brazil came to a head on Nov. 5 when a spill spewed millions of gallons of iron ore waste. According to a Dec. 20 LA Times...
The city of Stevens Point, Wis., owns and operates a municipal activated sludge wastewater treatment facility (WWTF) that processes an average of 2.9...
Each spring, the quality of the process water at a pulp mill in eastern Canada would suffer when the seasonal snowmelt generated large volumes of...
Liquid waste is big business, at least for longtime industrial services company Plummer’s Environmental Services in Byron Center, Mich. And like any...
Advanced oxidation processes (AOPs) can mineralize recalcitrant organic and inorganic contaminants in toxic and biocidal wastewater streams that are...
Like cooling tower owners across the U.S., the facilities managers/system owners at a major Midwest university are facing continuing pressure to...
Food and water are two basic necessities of life, but as water resources become scarcer worldwide, the impact on food production could be devastating...
Despite a steady decline in funding, the water industry remains positive-thinking and poised for growth. This positivity, however, is a muted shade...
In September, the United Nations (UN) adopted what are known as the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).  The SDGs are a set of 17 goals and...
Water & Wastes Digest (W&WD) strives to stay on top of industry trends and information. We are pleased to present our eighth annual...
Infrastructure needs and the limited funds to address them continue to pose significant challenges to cities and municipalities; however, progress...
The state of Oregon wants its utilities to keep non-revenue water (NRW) loss at or below the American Water Works Assn.’s national average of 10% to...
A drinking water supply line in Örkelljunga, Sweden, needed a valve. A pipeline was in critical need of repair and required a shutoff for work...
Britvic Soft Drinks Ltd. is one of the U.K.’s largest suppliers of branded still soft drinks and branded carbonates. Based in Chelmsford, Essex, U.K...
With more than 20 years of application ex­perience in wastewater tertiary processes, cloth media filtration (CMF) has demonstrated high solids-...
Padre Dam Municipal Water District (MWD) provides drinking water, wastewater, recycled water and recreation services to 100,000 residents in...
Located in the agricultural fields of the Sacramento Valley of Northern California, the cities of Woodland and Davis—and the University of California...

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