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Jul 19 2021
A federal judge ruled Maui County, Hawaii, must get permits to operate injection wells which are polluting the ocean. According to The Honolulu Star…
Jul 2 2021
The U.S. House of Representatives passed bipartisan infrastructure legislation that would invest in water reuse and related federal programs and…
Jun 21 2021
Clean Water Act (CWA) violations at North Dakota oil production facilities have been resolved.  Phoenix Petroleum, LLC., has agreed to pay a penalty…
Jun 15 2021
A former supervisor for the Pittsburgh Water and Sewer Authority has been charged in federal court with conspiring to violate the Clean Water Act (…
Jun 14 2021
On June 9, 2021, EPA and the Department of the Army announced their intention to initiate a new rulemaking process that restores the protections in…
Jun 10 2021
The U.S. EPA announced its intent to revise the 2020 Clean Water Act (CWA) Section 401 Certification Rule. This comes after determining that the rule…
May 25 2021
On May 20, Food & Water Watch filed a lawsuit against EPA in the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals over the agency’s failure to update the farm…
May 10 2021
A U.S. District Court judge ordered McKinleyville, California-based construction firm Kernen Construction Co. to pay over $2 million in civil…
Apr 12 2021
The U.S. EPA is planning to file a consent agreement and final order for a South Charleston corporation with the civil administrative penalty pending…
Apr 6 2021
Former superintendent of Iowa's Sioux City Wastewater Treatment Plant who pleaded guilty to cheating on environmental testing at the plant was…
denise venuti
Denise Venuti
Feb 23 2021
It’s no secret that there are many challenges impacting the U.S. and one often forgotten piece of the puzzle is the access to clean, safe, affordable…
Feb 1 2021
A California agricultural developer has agreed to pay a civil penalty to resolve alleged violations of the Clean Water Act (CWA) on property near the…
Jan 20 2021
Last year, Water & Wastes Digest (WWD) asked associations throughout the industry to share a small brief forecasting the upcoming year. Those…
Dec 11 2020
The U.S. EPA announced $17.7 million in grant funding for technical assistance and training providers to support small drinking water and wastewater…
Nov 25 2020
Employees and supervisors at the Pittsburgh Water and Sewer Authority dumped sludge into the Allegheny River from the Aspinwall treatment facility…
Nov 11 2020
A Sioux City, Iowa man who conspired to rig environmental testing at a large Iowa regional wastewater treatment plant was sentenced. 71-year-old…
Oct 19 2020
Growing up in the Greater Cleveland, Ohio, area, I was exposed to a host of environmental troubles. Going to visit my grandparents as a child was…
Oct 14 2020
U.S. EPA administrator Andrew Wheeler presented the Hampton Roads Sanitation District with a $225 million loan to help with HRSD’s fresh water…
Bob Crossen, senior managing editor
Bob Crossen, senior managing editor
Oct 9 2020
I have previously referenced my experience in my first apartment — a small rental home — during my first job out of college in which a pipe burst and…
Bob Crossen, senior managing editor
Bob Crossen, senior managing editor
Sep 21 2020
Usually when I am writing the editorial letter for the September issue, our editorial team would be gearing up to attend WEFTEC in either Chicago or…
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