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Jan 3 2019
In 2000, one of the Metropolitan St. Louis Sewer District’s major sewer structures, the Maline Drop Shaft, had been so severely degraded by…
A proposed diversion point would allow a Sanitation District in Colorado to capture and reuse water
A proposed diversion point would allow a Sanitation District in Colorado to capture and reuse water.
Jan 3 2019
In Colorado, the Snowmass Water and Sanitation District is seeking a new water right to divert as much as 500 acre-ft of water a year from the…
In Wisconsin, results of samples from 301 private wells in Grant, Iowa and Lafayette Counties were released by the Wisconsin Geological and Natural History Survey
In Wisconsin, results of samples from 301 private wells in Grant, Iowa and Lafayette Counties were released by the Wisconsin Geological and Natural History Survey.
Jan 3 2019
Groundwater sampling results in three Wisconsin counties show contamination by nitrate and coliform bacteria. According to WMTV, results of samples…
Jan 2 2019
Join Bruce Giles, General Manager of First Utility District of Knox County (FUD), and Jill Davis P.E., Senior Civil Engineer at Environment One, for…
The EPA proposes new regulations at Virginia plant to address groundwater and more
The EPA proposes new regulations at Virginia plant to address groundwater and more.
Jan 2 2019
In Virginia, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is seeking public comment on proposed environmental regulations to address groundwater,…
A West Virginia plant has been in violation of dumping excessive ammonia into the Kanawha River periodically since 2001
A West Virginia plant has been in violation of dumping excessive ammonia into the Kanawha River periodically since 2001.
Jan 2 2019
Randy Barrett, mayor of Winfield, W. Va., is looking to continue working on fixing the sewage system in the town after being re-elected to a fourth…
Wastewater has flowed into the far northwest area of a lake in North Texas
Wastewater has flowed into the far northwest area of a lake in North Texas.
Jan 1 2019
In Wylie, Texas, thousands of gallons of wastewater spilled at the North Texas Municipal Water District’s site. According to district officials, the…
The Michigan DEQ will begin an investigation to determine the source and distribution of PFAS
The Michigan DEQ will begin an investigation to determine the source and distribution of PFAS.
Jan 1 2019
The Michigan Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) has discovered 20 more wells with traces of hazardous substances after the latest round of…
In Denmark, S.C., residents are dealing with effects of being exposed to HaloSan in their water
In Denmark, S.C., residents are dealing with effects of being exposed to HaloSan in their water.
Dec 31 2018
In the city of Denmark, S.C., residents are dealing with the effects of being exposed to the chemical HaloSan in their water. According to WRDW,…
Grundfos WaterPro Championship
Grundfos WaterPro Championship.
Dec 28 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…
Gov.-elect Gretchen Whitmer says she will bring back bottled water after Gov. Rick Snyder made the call to stop distributing water
Gov.-elect Gretchen Whitmer says she will bring back bottled water after Gov. Rick Snyder made the call to stop distributing water.
Dec 28 2018
In Flint, Gov.-elect Gretchen Whitmer says she is ready to bring back bottled water to the people of Flint. According to WWMT, Gov. Rick Snyder’s…
A computer glitch at a filtration plant may have allowed minerals to seep into the water turning the water brown in Lake Station, Ind.
A computer glitch at a filtration plant may have allowed minerals to seep into the water turning the water brown in Lake Station, Ind.
Dec 27 2018
In Lake Station, Ind., residents have noticed brown-tinted waters. According to CBS Chicago, officials say it is supposedly safe to drink. A supposed…
Selenium, arsenic, lithium and more were detected at multiple coal-fired power plants in Wyoming
Selenium, arsenic, lithium and more were detected at multiple coal-fired power plants in Wyoming.
Dec 27 2018
In Wyoming, three PacifiCorp coal-fired power plants reported contamination of groundwater above state or federal limits. This includes the Dave…
In Milford, Mass., sewage started spewing into downtown businesses from a grease blockage
In Milford, Mass., sewage started spewing into downtown businesses from a grease blockage.
Dec 26 2018
For a week in November of 2018, sewage oozed into the basement spa at Bellagente Salon in Milford, Mass. “It was a nightmare,” said owner Sasha Meyer…
The $3 billion plan is to promote water-independence by treating wastewater and returning it to city taps
The $3 billion plan is to promote water-independence by treating wastewater and returning it to city taps.
Dec 26 2018
The San Diego Gas & Electric (SDG&E) is declining to pay to relocate a massive water-recycling plant, one of the most expensive capital…
The Global Water Treatment Chemicals Industry grew more than 6.40% over the period 2017-2025.
The Global Water Treatment Chemicals Industry grew more than 6.40% over the period 2017-2025.
Dec 25 2018
The Global Water Treatment Chemicals Industry valued approximately 39.70 billion in 2016 in the U.S. and is anticipated to grow with a growth rate of…
At least 67 coal ash dumps in 22 states are leaking harmful chemicals into groundwater
At least 67 coal ash dumps in 22 states are leaking harmful chemicals into groundwater.
Dec 25 2018
On Dec. 22, 2008, the earthen wall of a coal ash impoundment in Kingston, Tenn., ruptured. The disaster sent 1.1 billion gal of coal ash slurry…
Delaware Energy Services is focusing on horizontal drilling for oil in New Mexico
Delaware Energy Services is focusing on horizontal drilling for oil in New Mexico.
Dec 24 2018
Delaware Energy Services is focusing on the west, serving the New Mexico portion of the northern Delaware Basin. According to the Midland Reporter-…
Sewer plants in Michigan are working to eliminate PFAS in tests to make sure the contaminant is not released in the Grand River
Sewer plants in Michigan are working to eliminate PFAS in tests to make sure the contaminant is not released in the Grand River.
Dec 24 2018
In Michigan, work towards eliminating PFAS continues in Plainfield Township as the municipal sewer treatment plant tests to make sure the plant is…
Dec 22 2018
The city of Westlake, Ohio, got an interesting ‘wake up call’ in 2006 when a sanitary sewer interceptor line in nearby city of Lorain failed…
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