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Credits to: Jason R. Gangstad
Credits to: Jason R. Gangstad
Mar 6 2020
Wastewater treatment is the process of converting wastewater into water that can be discharged back into the environment.  According to the U.S. EPA…
Feb 24 2020
Numbers paint a dire picture of water consumption in Las Vegas. The metropolitan region has a population of 2.2 million, and the average household…
Feb 4 2020
Beer brewing companies really know their water. I’ve come to learn that brewers large and small are keenly aware of this ingredient’s importance in…
Jan 29 2020
Water use in Madison hit a record low last year, according to new data from the Madison Water Utility. In 2019, the utility pumped 8.9 billion…
Jan 14 2020
The researchers developed a model to track the water and gauge water quality at the power plant, located near Phoenix, Arizona, which converts heat…
Jan 1 2020
After work at the Mansfield Water Treatment Plant to construct a new bypass line, Mansfield, Ohio has issued a citywide boil advisory. "Due to a…
Dec 19 2019
Southwest Water is putting a pause on renegotiating rules for managing water among the seven states and two countries that share the Colorado River…
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Sara Myers, associate editor of iWWD.
Oct 20 2019
Recently, I wrote on our website about Encore Green Environmental, a Wyoming firm that pairs produced water from oil and gas companies with…
Oct 16 2019
A new plant in Ventura City will use indirect potable reuse to take and treat wastewater that once went into the estuary.  Through indirect potable…
Oct 15 2019
Thousands of dead fish were found floating off of the coastal areas of Las Piñas and Parañaque cities in the Philippines, according to Gulf News. …
Agricultural users in Colorado have raised water equity concerns about a demand management plant they say would not be implemented fairly..
Agricultural users in Colorado have raised water equity concerns about a demand management plant they say would not be implemented fairly..
Sep 4 2019
A voluntary water use reduction plan received criticism from agricultural users in Colorado during a meeting of the Colorado Water Conservation Board…
Aug 12 2019
The Wyoming firm Encore Green Environmental is pairing produced water from oil and gas companies with agriculture customers.  According to MRT,…
Figure 1: The six goals of the one water approach. Stakeholders—whether public or private—must keep these six goals in mind when addressing issues of water that affect them and the communities in which they are located.
Figure 1: The six goals of the one water approach. Stakeholders—whether public or private—must keep these six goals in mind when addressing issues of water that affect them and the communities in which they are located.
Aug 5 2019
Engineers and operators know all too well that water is the defining issue of our time. The 21st century is unfolding an unparalleled, complex set of…
Aug 5 2019
The world is enduring a water crisis at the hands of rising demand, prevalent leaks, reduction in supply and an uptick in droughts, and businesses,…
Aug 5 2019
U.S. EPA senior administration officials announced Priority Actions Supporting Long-Term Drought Resilience, a document outlining ways federal…
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Bob Crossen, managing editor of WWD.
Aug 5 2019
As of press time, the U.S. House of Representatives passed the National Defense Authorization Act, which included language about per- and…
New FCI flow meters available
New FCI flow meters available
Aug 2 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…
South Walton Utility Co. Inc. installed advanced metering infrastructure as a means to better understand its infrastructure and to monitor its backflow preventers to reduce replacement frequency.
South Walton Utility Co. Inc. installed advanced metering infrastructure as a means to better understand its infrastructure and to monitor its backflow preventers to reduce replacement frequency.
Jul 9 2019
Miramar Beach, Fla., is a community located on the Gulf of Mexico known as the Emerald Coast. Situated in the southern part of Walton County and east…
Jul 8 2019
A California water district developed a groundwater trading project that could help farmers in the area with state restrictions for over pumping…
Jul 4 2019
Illinois Gov. J.B. Pritzker signed a $45 billion state construction bill Friday, June 28.  The state’s capital plan entitled Rebuild Illinois will…
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