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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…
Chemical plants in Texas are expected to pump $50 million into the economy in its first six years of operation
Chemical plants in Texas are expected to pump $50 million into the economy in its first six years of operation.
Nov 30 2018
ExxonMobil announced plans to build one of largest chemical plants north of Corpus Christi, Texas, in 2017. According to The Texas Tribune, the…
New York state funding will help farmers in the area prevent pollution in the state’s waterways
New York state funding will help farmers in the area prevent pollution in the state’s waterways.
Nov 29 2018
In Plattsburgh, N.Y., funding from the state will boost a number of water-quality products on farms in the counties of Clinton, Essex and Franklin.…
The state of New York has gotten approval from the Department of Environmental Conservation to use potassium permanganate at a sewer plant in Johnstown creating odors
The state of New York has gotten approval from the Department of Environmental Conservation to use potassium permanganate at a sewer plant in Johnstown creating odors.
Nov 29 2018
The state of New York has given conditional approval for the use of a chemical that helps eliminate odors from the Gloversville-Johnstown Wastewater…
U.S. federal government report says climate change is leading to more droughts and increasing risk of severe floods
U.S. federal government report says climate change is leading to more droughts and increasing risk of severe floods.
Nov 28 2018
Climate change will be a problem for everyone alive today, according to the National Climate Assessment. The U.S. federal government’s latest roundup…
Overview of the three eight-disk AquaDisk filter units located adjacent to Shepard Energy Centre’s cooling towers
Overview of the three eight-disk AquaDisk filter units located adjacent to Shepard Energy Centre’s cooling towers.
Nov 28 2018
Shepard Energy Centre, owned by Enmax and Capital Power Corp., is located in Calgary, AB, Canada. It began operating in March 2015 and is capable of…
A sewer pipe collapse in Rhode Island forced sewage into at least 11 homes
A sewer pipe collapse in Rhode Island forced sewage into at least 11 homes.
Nov 28 2018
In Warwick, R.I., it could take weeks to repair a collapsed sewer pipe that forced sewage into homes over the holiday weekend as well as detoured…
Talk about upgrading the wastewater treatment plant in New York has been ongoing for years
Talk about upgrading the wastewater treatment plant in New York has been ongoing for years.
Nov 27 2018
In Potsdam, N.Y., work on the wastewater treatment plant is moving along with a few bumps that might offset the completion date. According to the…
Nov 27 2018
The Sentinel Pro cloud-based system from Sensaphone provides 24/7 remote monitoring of equipment and environmental conditions in water and wastewater…
Neighbors fight plans to discharge wastewater from youth camp in Texas
Neighbors fight plans to discharge wastewater from youth camp in Texas.
Nov 27 2018
In San Antonio, Texas, Commissioners Creek is important to the residents in the area. However, it is even more vital to the Blackwell brothers who…
The California Sustainable Groundwater Management Act’s intent is to ensure all beneficial uses supported by the groundwater basin be protected from over pumping
The California Sustainable Groundwater Management Act’s intent is to ensure all beneficial uses supported by the groundwater basin be protected from over pumping.
Nov 26 2018
About four years ago, the Santa Barbara Channelkeepers filed suit against the city of Ventura, Calif. According to the Ventura County Star, the suit…
Neighbors around the Gold Bar Wastewater Treatment Plant worry a city decision would lead to more odors
Neighbors around the Gold Bar Wastewater Treatment Plant worry a city decision would lead to more odors.
Nov 26 2018
In Edmonton, Alberta, city councilors are raising questions about decisions on the city’s deep sewers. According to the Edmonton Journal, neighbors…
The new Russelectric Distributed Energy Controller
The new Russelectric Distributed Energy Controller.
Nov 23 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…
For seven years, a town in Alberta’s drinking water has not been monitored
For seven years, a town in Alberta’s drinking water has not been monitored.
Nov 23 2018
In Oyen, Alberta, a former employee of the town has been fined $1,000 for not monitoring the town’s drinking water over a seven year period.…
 A sewer overflow in Alabama is a result of a grease blockage caused by a third party
A sewer overflow in Alabama is a result of a grease blockage caused by a third party.
Nov 22 2018
In Mobile, Ala., the Mobile Area Water & Sewer System (MAWSS) responded to a sanitary sewer overflow on Nov. 20 near 720 Schillinger Road South,…
A Nestle spokesman says the company remains “committed to helping the people of Flint”
A Nestle spokesman says the company remains “committed to helping the people of Flint."
Nov 22 2018
Nestle Waters North America is working on a new bottled water commitment for Flint, Mich. According to MLive, a Nestle spokesman said the company…
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