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Dec 5 2018
Flint Mayor Karen Weaver is advising Flint resident to continue drinking bottled water and use water filters. A news conference was held on Dec. 4 at…
Dec 4 2018
Last year, President Donald J. Trump’s infrastructure plan was yet to be realized. This year, there was movement. In October, Trump signed the…
Dec 4 2018
Historically, most supervisory control and data acquisition (SCADA) systems have relied on a single centralized computer and end-to-end telemetry to…
Dec 4 2018
With an estimated 10% of Florida’s 2 to 3 million septic tank systems not working properly, there is an understandable concern about pollution to…
Dec 4 2018
American Canyon is a city of 20,000 located in Napa County, Calif. Its water reclamation facility (WRF) was commissioned in 2001 as one of the first…
Dec 4 2018
All pH sensors require cleaning. They should be cleaned with a non-ionic detergent and rinsed with clean water. A soft-bristle brush can help remove…
Media Level and Turbidity vs Time
Figure 1. Media Level and Turbidity vs Time. Max turbidity is 50 ntu, and media expansion is roughly 30%.
Dec 4 2018
The Punta Gorda (Fla.) Water Treatment Plant is a 10-mgd surface drinking water facility. The process includes flocculation tanks and four solids…
Winners of the #1 Top Project, the Ellwood Water Treatment Plant.
Winners of the #1 WWD Top Project, the Ellwood Water Treatment Plant.
Dec 4 2018
On Oct. 1 in New Orleans, WWD presented Top Project awards for 2018 to recipients for both the WWD and iWWD brands. Pictured above are the winners…
Dec 4 2018
Arizona DEQ talks about the strategies it has implemented to combat water scarcity, including the Pure Brew Challenge, which tasked local beer…
In El Paso, Texas, there are plans to treat the city’s sewage water and send it back into its taps
In El Paso, Texas, there are plans to treat the city’s sewage water and sent it back into its taps.
Dec 4 2018
The Rio Grande is one of El Paso, Texas’, primary water sources. The river supplies as much as half of the city’s water needs. However, climate…
An expansion of a surface water reuse program in Texas aims to double amount of water treated
An expansion of a surface water reuse program in Texas aims to double amount of water treated.
Dec 4 2018
In Missouri City, Texas, to meet drinking water demands planners are expanding the city’s Regional Surface Water Treatment Plant to slow down…
Dec 4 2018
DuroMaxx steel-reinforced polyethylene (SRPE) pipe combines the strength of steel with the durability of plastic. It achieves a smooth polyethylene…
Dec 3 2018
The 2018 WWD Top Projects projects highlighted some of the most exceptional work conducted this year. The investments for these projects range from $…
Dec 3 2018
In October, I mentioned that sometimes it is difficult to find time to reflect on my work. This year is the first full calendar year I have spent on…
Dec 3 2018
At this time last year, President Donald J. Trump was promising funding for infrastructure improvements for water and wastewater projects. On Oct. 23…
Dec 3 2018
The main lift station serving the wastewater treatment plant in Morgan’s Point, Texas, experienced problems with its three standard non-clog pumps.…
Dec 3 2018
It is once again time to showcase our iWWD Top Projects for the year. Last month, I mentioned how industrial water and wastewater has continued to…
Siim Saat
Siim Saat, CEO of Satu Laboratory.
Dec 3 2018
In Estonia, a new product has become the go-to as an alternative to wet wipes. Satu Laboratory sells “gel wipes” as a better and greener way to wipe…
 A worker at a South Korean wastewater treatment plant is believed to have died from hydrogen sulfide poisoning after inhaling toxic gas
A worker at a South Korean wastewater treatment plant is believed to have died from hydrogen sulfide poisoning after inhaling toxic gas.
Dec 3 2018
In South Korea, a worker who became unconscious after inhaling toxic gas at a wastewater treatment plant in Busan was pronounced dead on Dec. 2,…
Aerzen USA opens Atlanta office
Aerzen USA opens Atlanta office.
Nov 30 2018
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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