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New bioprocess converts dairy wastewater to animal feed, aviation fuel
Dec 15 2017

Researchers at the University of Tübingen in Germany have created a new bioprocess that successfully converts a common dairy byproduct, acid whey...

students create flood control plan
Dec 15 2017

The Deer Path Braves 8th Grade Varsity Robotics Team, based in Lake Forest, Ill., was tasked with finding an innovative solution to a...

Reflecting on the past two years of the Flint Water Crisis
Dec 14 2017

Dec. 14, 2017, marks the two-year anniversary of the initial declaration of a State of Emergency by the city of Flint, Mich. after a water...

Dec 13 2017

Across various industrial sectors—food and beverage, oil and gas, mining, etc.—projects to update and maintain proper water and wastewater...

Lauren Baltas writes about new research on fresh air and clean water
Dec 13 2017

If you are fortunate to have them, you may take two things for granted: fresh air and clean water. As you normalize them in your everyday life, it...

Dec 13 2017

While President Donald J. Trump’s infrastructure plan promises an influx of funding for infrastructure improvements for water and wastewater...

Dec 13 2017

A short and easy-to-understand primer on THM removal in tanks.

MetroCloud SCADA system
Dec 13 2017

Seeking to update its SCADA system, the city of Ottawa ditched its radio communications for a cloud-based system that...

Dec 13 2017

Click below to download the How to Select the Most Effective Blower Technology for Wastewater Applications whitepaper.

The UK suffers roughly 300,000 sewage blockages per year
Dec 13 2017

According to a study from Water UK, baby wipes comprise 93% of material accounting for hundreds of thousands of sewage blockages in the UK sewer...

San Jacinto site included on EPA Superfund list of pressing projects
Dec 13 2017

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has announced a new list of potential Superfund sites that will likely receive immediate attention from...

Water treatment plant chlorine tanks
Dec 12 2017

The water municipality of a mid-size city in the Western region of the U.S. serving a population of approximately 180,000 people needed to address...

Chicago converts Springfield Avenue pumping station to electrical power
Dec 12 2017

Along with Mayor Rahm Emanuel, the Chicago Department of Water Managment (DWM) have revealed an altered Springfield Avenue Pumping Station which...

New pipeline would provide potable water to areas in Nebraska and Wyoming
Dec 12 2017

A project has been proposed involving both the states of Nebraska and Wyoming that would include sending treated water to Western Nebraska by way...

Dec 12 2017

While wastewater treatment plant operators battled through Hurricane Harvey, closer to the coast, Deer Park Water Treatment Plant topped off its...

The city of Geneva’s meter reading station
Dec 11 2017

The City of Geneva, Ohio, is in Ashtabula County, east of Cleveland, along Lake Erie. Founded in 1816, this picturesque city is now home to 7,000...

Dec 11 2017

In an era when water scarcity, water quality and delivery costs are becoming urgent problems worldwide, the flowmeter is more important than ever...

The wastewater spilled was in its final stages of filtration
Dec 11 2017

Flat Creek near Gainesville, Ga. has suffered a spill of 187,500 gal of partially treated wastewater due to an improperly closed valve.

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A pair of welded steel tanks make up the clear well for the Colfax water system
Dec 10 2017

In the summer of 2014, Placer County Water Agency (PCWA) in California was facing a trihalomethane (THM) crisis. Drought across the western United...

Thousand Island residents granted new water treatment systems after demands
Dec 8 2017

The Thousand Islands are moving forward with a plan to install eight new water treatment systems across eight of their islands.

The new...