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Raising public awareness of water issues is essential to effective water resources management. It increases water conservation, and encourages...

“Lowest responsible bidder” practices present a major barrier to innovation and advancement in the water industry, and they cost ratepayers,...

Whether as part of conservation efforts, better asset management or simply improved customer service, the number of utilities offering convenient...

When it comes to membrane technology—the water industry’s edgy child—innovative technologies sometimes are mistakenly dismissed as too expensive...

Good customer service is essential for any successful business, so why should water and wastewater utilities be any different?

With many...

Welcome to WWEMA Connection, a monthly blog that will provide you with a glimpse of the water and wastewater industry from the manufacturers’...

It’s hard to believe it’s 2013—not just because all of the 2012 doomsday predictions proved false, but also because the simple fact that we are...

A new water industry survey from WeiserMazars LLP has revealed some...

Hard work and innovation drive countless water and wastewater projects and upgrades across the country each year. While different in size and...

Two weeks ago, when I wrote about Hurricane Sandy in this blog...

Last week, Water & Wastes Digest's editorial staff was invited to descend into Milwaukee’s Deep Tunnel, one of the largest storm...

Later this week, Water & Wastes Digest Managing Editor Elizabeth Lisican and I will attend the 2012 American Water Summit, taking...

As 100-year-old water and sewer infrastructure surpasses its expected life span, managing capital costs and dealing with financial issues takes...

From June to August 2012, Water & Wastes Digest invited project managers to submit entries showcasing industry-specific projects in...

Election season is upon us, and I’m surrounded by rabble rousers...

Last week Water & Wastes Digest’s editorial team traveled to New Orleans for the Water Environment Federation’s 85th...

Thousands of water professionals arrived in New Orleans this week for the Water Environment Federation's 85th Annual Technical Exhibition and...

The deadline for the WWD/WWEMA 2012 Scholarship is quickly approaching—Friday, Oct. 19, 2012. This Water & Wastes Digest...

When most people think of the Olympic Games, they think of awe-inspiring stories of determination, stories of achieving the goal of a lifetime—and...

It’s no secret that small water systems face big challenges. Diminishing state and federal funding options, combined with swelling population has...

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