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Aug 23 2019
In this episode of Talking Under Water, hosts Lauren Estes, Bob Crossen and Lauren Baltas discuss lead filters and water contamination issues in…
Aug 23 2019
The Problem The concrete floor and sidewalls of the clarifier in the potable water treatment facility were severely deteriorated. There were areas of…
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…
Aug 22 2019
Flash flooding Aug. 17 overflowed Flint, Mich. primary settling tanks resulting in 2 million gal of raw sewage entering the Flint River.  According…
Aug 21 2019
The Meskwaki Nation has become the first tribe in the Des Moines, Iowa, region to achieve U.S. EPA approval to develop water quality standards.…
Aug 20 2019
Dane County, Wis., residents are still feeling the effects of flooding in 2018.  According to WMTV, the impact on the county’s groundwater caused…
Dynasonics ultrasonic meter
Dynasonics ultrasonic meter
Aug 20 2019
Dynasonics ultrasonic meters from Badger Meter measure flow rate by propagating ultrasound waves into liquid-filled pipes and measuring the…
Aug 19 2019
In Richland, Wash., a new test project at the Hanford Nuclear site is contaminating groundwater with chromium in hopes to speed up an expected 50-…
Aug 16 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…
Aug 15 2019
In Suffolk County, N.Y., a $4 billion plan will transition the county away from cesspools and septic systems so as to reduce nitrogen pollution in…
veolia hydrotech discfilter
Hydrotech Discfilter Cloth Media Filtration
Aug 14 2019
Overview The city of Camas Wastewater Treatment Plant was faced with replacing their existing cloth media disk filters. The existing filters used a…
Aug 14 2019
The U.S. EPA and Puerto Rico Aqueduct and Sewer Authority (PRASA) will restructure more than 200 delinquent loans for Puerto Rico’s clean water and…
Aug 13 2019
The wine industry in Washington state must comply with new wastewater monitoring, discharge and management requirements.  The Department of Ecology…
United Rentals Region Product Development Manager Richard Overman lists seven ways to discuss trench safety on a work site.
Trench safety is critical for many workers in the industry. Below are seven discussion points to have prior to conducting trench work.
Aug 13 2019
Trench and excavation operations are among the most dangerous jobs, presenting daily worksite challenges in several construction applications,…
Aug 12 2019
Illinois American Water Co. consulted Metropolitan Ind. on a custom design for a lift station rehab project.
Aug 12 2019
The Wyoming firm Encore Green Environmental is pairing produced water from oil and gas companies with agriculture customers.  According to MRT,…
Aug 9 2019
Overview Located in central Florida, the city of Auburndale is a thriving and steadily growing community that boasts great spaces to live, work and…
Opto 22 Responds to Inquiries Regarding URGENT/11
Opto 22 responds to inquiries regarding URGENT/11.
Aug 9 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…
Aug 8 2019
Lake Hopatcong has remained closed due to a record-setting algae bloom that also has affected other New Jersey lakes this summer, according to NJ…
Aug 7 2019
In Sierra Vista, Ariz., despite low levels in the San Pedro River, cottonwood trees are unaffected at the height of the dry season in June.  Summer…
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