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 A water technology company saved thousands of gallons of water as part of a government study to find alternative technologies to conserve energy and water
A water technology company saved thousands of gallons of water as part of a government study to find alternative technologies to conserve energy and water.
Mar 15 2019
Dynamic Water Technologies saved thousands of gallons of water and cut operating costs at a federal building in Georgia as part of a government study…
 A plant in Singapore will allow a semiconductor company to reduce liquid waste by more than 90%
A plant in Singapore will allow a semiconductor company to reduce liquid waste by more than 90%.
Mar 14 2019
In Singapore, researchers are planning to build a pilot membrane filtration plant to treat industrial wastewater. According to The Chemical Engineer…
Mar 6 2019
When “Doonesbury” satirized U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio’s views on climate change with the factoid of a “million-plus septic tanks at risk of failing,” few…
Overhead filter presses like this one are used to squeeze water out of the solids. The water then can be recovered in holding tanks to be reused for other processes.
Overhead filter presses like this one are used to squeeze water out of the solids. The water then can be recovered in holding tanks to be reused for other processes.
Mar 5 2019
The techniques developed in the U.S. to fracture shale for the purpose of extracting oil and gas are the foundation of the success of the U.S.…
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Sara Myers, associate editor of iWWD.
Mar 5 2019
The word crisis is thrown around quite a bit in the water industry as of late. In early February, the temperature was so cold in the Chicago area…
A Pearl Harbor-area water main break in Honolulu triggers a water conservation request
A Pearl Harbor-area water main break in Honolulu triggers a water conservation request.
Mar 1 2019
In Honolulu, Hawaii, a large water main break impacting Pearl Harbor-area homes, schools and businesses is prompting an urgent call for water…
A new conservation practice known as saturated buffers could reduce nitrogen from agricultural drainage by 5 to 10%
A new conservation practice known as saturated buffers could reduce nitrogen from agricultural drainage by 5 to 10%.
Feb 18 2019
In the Gulf of Mexico, a “dead zone” forms every summer. According to Farm and Dairy, plumes of oxygen-robbing algae, fed by excess nitrogen coming…
Groundwater is drying up in five communities in Ottawa County, Mich.
Groundwater is drying up in five communities in Ottawa County, Mich.
Feb 12 2019
In Ottawa County, Mich., groundwater is drying up in five communities and state agencies are getting the word out while preparing for the worst.…
Feb 4 2019
Non-revenue water is among one of the top issues facing water utilities today. According to Power Over Energy, an estimated 2.1 trillion gal of…
Feb 4 2019
Around one year ago, mainstream media began picking up the story of Cape Town’s Day Zero. At the time, officials for the city predicted that its…
 An Oregon state board has approved $120 million in publicly issued bonds to help finance a $600 million water treatment project at Intel
An Oregon state board has approved $120 million in publicly issued bonds to help finance a $600 million water treatment project at Intel.
Jan 28 2019
In Oregon, a state board has approved $120 million in publicly issued bonds to help finance a $600 million water treatment project at Intel.…
Seattle Iron and Metals Corp. (SIMC) and an environmental group has filed a consent decree in the U.S. District Court resolving a case pertaining to Washington’s Duwamish River
Seattle Iron and Metals Corp. (SIMC) and an environmental group has filed a consent decree in the U.S. District Court resolving a case pertaining to Washington’s Duwamish River.
Jan 25 2019
Seattle Iron and Metals Corp. (SIMC) and an environmental group has filed a consent decree in the U.S. District Court resolving a case pertaining to…
Envirosight Partners with Jet Vac Equipment
Envirosight New Jersey direct sales manage Bruce Kosensky (left) poses for a photo with Adam Emusov, Vice President of Sales at Jet Vac (right).
Jan 11 2019
Editor's Note: Each week, Water & Wastes Digest will post an aggregate of business news briefs and networking news items to keep you informed on…
There is a leak in a 24-inch pipe that crews have not yet been able to locate in Worthington, Minn.
There is a leak in a 24-inch pipe that crews have not yet been able to locate in Worthington, Minn.
Jan 10 2019
Crews are continuing to look for the last of the leak in the Lewis & Clark Regional Water System pipeline in Worthington, Minn. According to The…
Plant-based odor control solution offers varying delivery methods & eco-friendly design
Plant-based odor control solution offers varying delivery methods & eco-friendly design.
Jan 9 2019
Aimed to convert wastewater into effluent, the process of wastewater treatment is one of the most common forms of pollution control in the U.S.…
Brown and Caldwell designs wastewater treatment
Brown and Caldwell designs wastewater treatment.
Dec 14 2018
Editor's Note: Each week, Water & Wastes Digest will post an aggregate of business news briefs and networking news items to keep you informed on…
An expansion of a surface water reuse program in Texas aims to double amount of water treated
An expansion of a surface water reuse program in Texas aims to double amount of water treated.
Dec 4 2018
In Missouri City, Texas, to meet drinking water demands planners are expanding the city’s Regional Surface Water Treatment Plant to slow down…
New York state funding will help farmers in the area prevent pollution in the state’s waterways
New York state funding will help farmers in the area prevent pollution in the state’s waterways.
Nov 29 2018
In Plattsburgh, N.Y., funding from the state will boost a number of water-quality products on farms in the counties of Clinton, Essex and Franklin.…
 Pamunkey Indian Tribe is the first federally recognized tribe in the Commonwealth of Virginia
Pamunkey Indian Tribe is the first federally recognized tribe in the Commonwealth of Virginia.
Oct 31 2018
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) will be providing $110,000 in environmental program funding to the Pamunkey Indian Tribe, according to…
Jun 22 2018
The new podcast Talking Under Water: One Water, One Podcast is now available to listen on iTunes and Google Play. Water & Wastes Digest Managing…
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