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Oct 27 2020
Nestlé Waters North America plans to pump up to 65 million gallons of groundwater a year out of the Upper Arkansas River Valley for bottling in…
Oct 19 2020
In the coming years, surging population growth and escalating water demand will place greater stress on the world’s water resources. With future…
David Drake is a co-founder and board member of SmartCover Systems
David Drake, co-founder and board member of SmartCover Systems
Oct 9 2020
We don’t have to imagine very deeply to gain insight into Imagine a Day Without Water. The city of Cape Town, more than 20 cities in India, and…
Sep 25 2020
Grundfos announced that it will donate more than half of its 2020 Groundwater Week exhibit space budget to the National Groundwater Association (NGWA…
Sep 19 2020
Joined by leadership from the Orange County Water District (OCWD; Water District) and Orange County Sanitation District (OCSD; Sanitation District),…
Sep 10 2020
Companies accused of contaminating drinking water wells in North Smithfield, Rhode Island and Millville, Massachusetts are taking steps to reduce…
mercury remidiation
Groundwater extracted from site dewatering activities was first pumped through filtration vessels filled with 16,000 pounds of Organoclay MRM before being pumped through another set of vessels containing granular activated carbon.
Sep 3 2020
As the health and safety risks associated with mercury contamination became known, governments made efforts to protect humans and the environment…
Jul 2 2020
The State Water Control Board issued a groundwater withdrawal permit to one of two natural gas plants planned by private developers in Charles City…
Jun 11 2020
The U.S. Bureau of Reclamation issued increased water allocations on May 19 for Central Valley Project (CVP) contractors for the 2020 contract year…
Jun 11 2020
Magna Imperio Systems Corp. installed a water-treatment system at the Ventura County Waterworks District 16 Piru Wastewater Treatment Plant. The…
Bob Crossen
Bob Crossen, Senior Managing Editor
Jun 11 2020
You’ll notice this June issue is a bit different than our normal buyer’s guide. This year we opted to include some editorial content at the expense…
May 5 2020
The Dakota County Board of Commissioners scheduled a public hearing ahead of a vote that would place a one-year moratorium on new industrial water…
PFAS
Figure 1. PFAS removed by RO in a DPR Project
Apr 20 2020
Per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) are synthetic fluorinated organic compounds widely used in industrial, commercial and consumer products…
Apr 17 2020
Grundfos’ commitment to promoting sustainability is genuine, as evident by how it spearheads programs worldwide to help promote the efficient and…
Feb 27 2020
The National Rural Water Association (NRWA) filed a lawsuit against per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) manufacturers for making and selling…
Feb 18 2020
Washington state has put forth a proposal to ban water bottling companies from tapping spring-fed sources. The proposal is one of several efforts to…
Nov 7 2019
Coleto Creek Power Plant in Goliad, Texas is among 16 coal plants in the state allegedly responsible for contaminating nearby groundwater with…
Nov 5 2019
The state of Alaska, city of North Pole and Flint Hills Resources are suing Williams Alaska Petroleum for spills of hazardous chemicals that seeped…
Oct 20 2019
One of Hobas Pipe’s first fiberglass pipes manufactured in its Houston, Texas, plant in 1987 still is in use and still exceeds ASTM standards. This…
MFG Chemical plants win award
MFG Chemical plants win award.
Aug 23 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…
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