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Software has increased capabilities for electronic EPA filing
Hach Co. announced that it now offers expanded electronic Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) filing and flexible pricing with the version 7.1 release of its Hach Water Information Management Solution (WIMS) software. Hach WIMS is a data management software program, designed specifically for the drinking water and wastewater industries. The new Hach WIMS 7.1 now offers electronic reporting capabilities in all states that require or allow electronic filing. Hach WIMS users will be able to eliminate paperwork by electronically filing a variety of reports, including:
• netDMR: A tool for regulated Clean Water Act permits to submit Discharge Monitoring Reports (DMRs) electronically via the Internet;
• eDMR: Electronic Discharge Monitoring Report;
• CIWQS: California Integrated Water Quality System; and
• SDWIS: Safe Drinking Water Information System.
In addition, Hach WIMS 7.1 now includes automatic output of graphs and reports in the base price, along with a 4-GB database with all multi-user licenses. The software integrates data from many sources into one central, secure database for easy monitoring, analysis, reporting and predictive modeling, and is fully configurable to each organization. Its streamlined reporting, user-defined alerts, powerful charting, graphing and mapping tools help users make more informed decisions about their operations.