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A red tractor rests idly on a farmstead by a lake with a yellow building in the distance. Iowa is leading the charge in solutions for excess nutrient loading into water ways with his nutrient exchange program.
A red tractor rests idly on a farmstead by a lake with a yellow building in the distance. Iowa is leading the charge in solutions for excess nutrient loading into water ways with his nutrient exchange program.
Jan 13 2020
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency lists there are 253 harmful algae blooms resulting in lake and beach closures or public health advisories…
Jan 10 2020
A lot happens in a day at a water treatment facility. Millions of gallons of water run through the plant each day, placing an enormous responsibility…
Jan 10 2020
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…
Jan 10 2020
This special episode of Talking Under Water has our hosts Bob, Lauren and Katie speaking with Randy Abrams, senior security analyst for OpSWAT.…
Jan 10 2020
The Trump administration may veto H.R. 535, the PFAS Action Act, reported an Environmental Working Group (EWG) news release. The PFAS Action Act…
Jan 9 2020
What is wastewater?  Wastewater is used water that has been affected by domestic, industrial and commercial use. The composition of all wastewaters…
Jan 9 2020
A malfunction at the Lester J. Berglund Water Treatment Plant in Poway, California led to the contamination of the potable water supply and a boil…
Jan 8 2020
The Joliet City Council modified its Lake Michigan water plan, choosing to consider both Chicago and Indiana as options. The council vote on water…
Jan 7 2020
A combined 126.8 million gallons of sewage spilled onto the streets of Fort Lauderdale neighborhoods after six sewer main breaks in December,…
Jan 6 2020
Starting in 2023, operators of large sewage treatment plants will have to submit a plan for recovering phosphorus, according to Phys.org. Though…
Nutrient Loading Lake Erie Harmful Algae Bloom September 2017
A landsat satellite image of Lake Erie during a harmful algae bloom event from September 2017. Source: https://www.usgs.gov/media/images/lake-erie-algal-bloom
Jan 6 2020
In August 2019, the Gulf of Mexico dead zone at the delta of the Mississippi River was measured at 6,952 square miles, the eighth largest in the 33…
Single and double leaf doors were used, which have the capacity to deliver up to 900 million gallons of water per day.
Single and double leaf doors were used, which have the capacity to deliver up to 900 million gallons of water per day.
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Jan 3 2020
A drought that has extended for nearly two decades has imperiled the water supply to the Las Vegas valley. The Lake Mead Low Lake Level Pumping…
Eleven floor doors manufactured by BILCO were used, which allow for access to mechanical equipment for maintenance and repair.
Eleven floor doors manufactured by BILCO were used, which allow for access to mechanical equipment for maintenance and repair.
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Jan 3 2020
The city of Grand Rapids, Mich. built its wastewater treatment plant in 1931, and was among the first in the nation to include a biodigester. The…
An innovative water treatment program in Virginia called SWIFT (Sustainable Water Initiative for Tomorrow) relies on BILCO for specialty access doors.
An innovative water treatment program in Virginia called SWIFT (Sustainable Water Initiative for Tomorrow) relies on BILCO for specialty access doors.
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Jan 3 2020
An innovative water treatment program in Virginia called SWIFT (Sustainable Water Initiative for Tomorrow) is a critical first step designed to…
Jan 3 2020
Two more sewer pipes have broken in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, which makes six pipes that have ruptured in the city in December, according to the…
Jan 2 2020
Water authorities around the world face the same challenge. They must manage hundreds or thousands of underground water assets that are difficult to…
Jan 2 2020
The recent rise in water levels on Lake Huron has the town of Goderich, Ontario spending more than $1 million to protect its treatment plant for…
Jan 1 2020
After work at the Mansfield Water Treatment Plant to construct a new bypass line, Mansfield, Ohio has issued a citywide boil advisory. "Due to a…
Dec 31 2019
Attorney General Bob Ferguson filed a lawsuit to block the U.S. EPA’s attempt to repeal a 2015 rule defining what waters qualify for federal Clean…
Dec 30 2019
GivePower has constructed a new water desalination plant in Africa using Tesla batteries and solar power. The system, which is now providing clean…
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