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Dec 28 2000
Illinois' Kankakee River has served the city of the same name for many years as a source of drinking water as well as a receiver for the effluent…
Dec 28 2000
Although it is considered "conventional" in many parts of the world, membrane technology is beginning to get serious attention by U.S. water…
Dec 28 2000
With less government funding available today, municipalities across the United States are looking for creative and cost-effective methods to provide…
Dec 28 2000
For cities to survive, while protecting environmentally-sensitive lands such as wetlands and aquifer recharge areas, it is essential that suburban…
Dec 28 2000
As the discharge requirements for treated secondary effluent become more restrictive, effluent filtration is becoming a more integral part of…
Dec 28 2000
The amended Clean Water Act, reauthorized by Congress in 1987, mandated that the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency develop a National Pollutant…
Dec 28 2000
The South Monmouth Regional Sewerage Authority's 9-mgd wastewater plant had been identified as a source of odors that bothered neighbors from time to…
Dec 28 2000
The state of California is recognized as being among the leaders in the United States in developing consensus approaches for implementing the federal…
Dec 28 2000
By replacing microscreen filters with high-rate gravity filters as part of an $11 million modernization program, the Philadelphia Suburban Water…
Dec 28 2000
Membrane system technology has been developed to a point where one or more of its forms can be applied to extract most of the contaminants of concern…
Dec 28 2000
A metal plating business in Massachusetts has installed a pollution control system that treats the company's wastewater to the point that it is…
Dec 28 2000
It sits there, looking out over a picturesque scene of water and tree-covered promontories, another excellent example of an old plant upgraded and…
Dec 28 2000
The biologically enhanced carbon process is an option for many water utilities.Granular activated carbon (GAC) has been used extensively for the…
Dec 28 2000
The Henderson Water and Sewer Utilities provide potable water and wastewater treatment to the population of Henderson, Kentucky. Their facilities…
Dec 28 2000
Located near Springfield, Massachusetts, the West Parish Filter Plant has a history of planned growth to meet area water supply requirements. By the…
Dec 28 2000
Artificial recharge of groundwater has become a necessity in Orange County, California, where natural recharge is insufficient to satisfy water…
Dec 28 2000
In the first large-scale application of its kind, the City of Fillmore, in Ventura County, California, expanded its treated wastewater disposal…
Dec 28 2000
Mention the name of this place and people will conjure up a variety of impressions. There's Niagara Falls the honeymoon capital of North America-or…
Dec 28 2000
The summer floods of 1993 in the Midwest were driven by repeated rains which deluged the region from Minnesota to Missouri. The flood crest on the…
Dec 28 2000
No matter what design solutions engineers and construction contractors devise to contend with the growing number of water and air pollution…
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