Regulations

Examples of zero liquid discharge process
Nov 16 2017

Regulations are becoming more strict, and industrial facilities around the world are trying to keep up.

As industrial facilities seek cost-...

Lake Erie may be voted impaired
Oct 18 2017

The Toledo City Council...

Modesto pays fine for wastewater spill
Oct 17 2017

The city of Modesto, Calif., agreed to pay a $165,000 fine...

National parks release report on bottled water ban
Sep 26 2017

The National Park Service released a report on the ban on the sale of disposable water bottles at U.S. national parks. The report showed that the...

Norton Sound Seafood Products reaches settlement with EPA
Jul 31 2017

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) reached an agreement with the Norton Sound Economic Development Corp., owners and operators of the...

North Carolina protects water with EPA funding
Jul 21 2017

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) awarded $3,042,000 to the North Carolina Department of Environmental Quality (NCDEQ) to implement...

U.S. agencies may rescind 2015 Waters of the U.S. rule
Jul 5 2017

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), U.S. Department of Army, and U.S. Army Corps of Engineers are proposing a r...

Communities seek WIFIA funding
May 5 2017

The American Water Works Assn. (AWWA) shared news that 43 entities have expressed interest in loans through the Water Infrastructure Finance and...

Additional EPA funding helps maintain Louisiana water systems
May 5 2017

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) awarded $158,101 to the Louisiana Department of Health and Hospitals (LDHH) to support several...

ge, digital water solutions, policy, regulations
Apr 13 2017

As water utilities begin to explore digital solutions as a conduit to water and energy sustainability, GE Water & Process Technologies...

martin kropelnicki, nawc, water companies, water, u.s., infrastructure
Mar 17 2017

Martin Kropelnicki testified on behalf of the California Water Service Group and the National Association of Water Companies (NAWC) before the...

Feb 21 2017

Former Oklahoma Attorney General ...

us water alliance, we&rf, commission, non-potable water
Dec 28 2016

The US Water Alliance and Water Environment & Reuse Foundation (WE&RF) launched a National Blue Ribbon Commission for Onsite Non-Potable...

wiin, act, water supply cost savings, congress
Dec 22 2016

President Obama has signed the Water Infrastructure Improvements for the Nation (WIIN) Act into law, which includes provisions of the Water Supply...

jones academy, chotawnation, epa, drinking water, quality, school
Dec 1 2016

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), the Choctaw Nation and the Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA) recognized Jones Academy for...

wwema, procurement, position, policy, utility, wastewater, water
Nov 28 2016

The Water and Wastewater Equipment Manufacturers Assn. (WWEMA) Board of Directors approved the WWEMA Value-Based Procurement Position Paper,...

trump, administration, water, awwa, letter, infrastructure
Nov 25 2016

In a letter to President-Elect Donald J. Trump, the American Water Works Assn. (AWWA) urged the new administration to make water infrastructure...

wrda, congress, senate, u.s., water infrastructure, bill, clean water, act
Nov 15 2016

The American Public Works Assn. (APWA) and other key water groups are urging U.S. Congress to include water infrastructure provisions as part of a...

san carlos apache, tribe, tribal utility authority, drinking water, act, epa
Nov 11 2016

The San Carlos Apache Tribe and the San Carlos Apache Tribal Utility Authority have agreed to bring nine of their drinking water systems into...