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Hyrec deploys pilot test plant
Hyrec deploys pilot test plant.
Dec 21 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…
Dec 21 2018
Duke Energy has filed reports with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) that show the utility company is not meeting groundwater standards…
Dec 21 2018
In this last episode of 2018, hosts Lauren Baltas, Amy McIntosh and Bob Crossen talk about the proposed Waters of the U.S. ruling and what it could…
Hu Honua Bioenergy is being fined $25,000 for discharging industrial wastewater into the ocean by the Hawaii State Department of Health’s Clean Water Branch
Hu Honua Bioenergy is being fined $25,000 for discharging industrial wastewater into the ocean by the Hawaii State Department of Health’s Clean Water Branch.
Dec 20 2018
The Hawaii State Department of Health’s Clean Water Branch (DOH) is fining Hu Honua Bioenergy $25,000 for discharging industrial wastewater into the…
A scientific panel think Michigan’s standard for protecting drinking water from toxins
A scientific panel think Michigan’s standard for protecting drinking water from toxins.
Dec 20 2018
A scientific panel said Michigan’s standard for protecting drinking water from certain toxic chemicals may not be strong enough to safeguard human…
A sewer pipe in Louisville, Ky., is now repaired after corrosive sewer gases were found eating away the pipe’s concrete lining
A sewer pipe in Louisville, Ky., is now repaired after corrosive sewer gases were found eating away the pipe’s concrete lining.
Dec 19 2018
Repairs on a sewer pipe in Louisville, Ky., are now complete eight months after corrosive sewer gases were found eating away the pipe’s concrete…
Arizona, Nevada and California has been awarded millions by the EPA for Clean Water and Drinking Water State Revolving Fund programs
Arizona, Nevada and California has been awarded millions by the EPA for Clean Water and Drinking Water State Revolving Fund programs.
Dec 19 2018
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has awarded Arizona, Nevada and California funds for their drinking water and wastewater projects. According…
 Scientists for Ohio State University are working with farms to help prevent harmful algal blooms in the state
Scientists for Ohio State University are working with farms to help prevent harmful algal blooms in the state.
Dec 18 2018
At Ohio State University, researchers are working to improve tools that could help farmers and others prevent harmful algal blooms. A team of…
Dec 18 2018
This year in Buffalo, N.Y., both property taxes and garbage user fees went up in the city. These increases were the first ones of its kind since 2006…
Residents in eastern Finland would like more information on former mining activities impact on surface water, groundwater, and more
Residents in eastern Finland would like more information on former mining activities impact on surface water, groundwater, and more.
Dec 17 2018
Stakeholders in Finland need more information on the impacts of former mining activities on groundwater and surface water, potential soil…
Dec 17 2018
WWD Managing Editor Bob Crossen interviews WWD & iWWD Top Project winners and the inaugural Industry Icon at the awards ceremony during WEFTEC in…
Artificial intelligence helps Lake Atitlan in Guatemala from toxic algae
Artificial intelligence helps Lake Atitlan in Guatemala from toxic algae
Dec 14 2018
In 2009, more than 200,000 residents were shocked when algae blooms appeared in Guatemala’s Lake Atitlan. Africa Flores, native of Guatemala and…
Brown and Caldwell designs wastewater treatment
Brown and Caldwell designs wastewater treatment.
Dec 14 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…
Veolia & Sadara create partnership in Saudi Arabia on industrial waste to energy facility
Veolia & Sadara create partnership in Saudi Arabia on industrial waste to energy facility
Dec 14 2018
Sadara Chemical Company (Sadara) and Veolia Middle East SAS (Veolia) have signed an agreement for the construction and operation of a sustainable…
The U.S. EPA has removed 18 National Priorities List sites from its registry since 2017
The U.S. EPA has removed 18 National Priorities List sites from its registry since 2017.
Dec 13 2018
The EPA has removed a 20-acre area of a former Beloit Corp. superfund site in Rockton, Ill. from the National Priorities List (NPL). According to…
Georgia Power coal ash ponds are unsafe due to high levels of arsenic, boron, cobalt, molybdenum and sulfate
Georgia Power coal ash ponds are unsafe due to high levels of arsenic, boron, cobalt, molybdenum and sulfate.
Dec 13 2018
A recent report from the Environmental Integrity Project and Earthjustice claims groundwater at Plant Hammond in Georgia is unsafe. According to the…
Dec 12 2018
Aqua Metrology Systems has recently developed the SafeGuard H2O system. The innovative mercury remediation system has been successfully demonstrated…
A plan to rescue a sewer system in South Carolina has been put in place
A plan to rescue a sewer system in South Carolina has been put in place.
Dec 12 2018
A plan has been put together to rescue Hollywood’s sewer system in South Carolina. According to The Post and Courier, the plan will need to be green-…
Environmental advocates warn proposed EPA rule could remove pollution and development protections from most U.S. waterways
Environmental advocates warn proposed EPA rule could remove pollution and development protections from most U.S. waterways.
Dec 12 2018
On Dec. 12, the EPA unveiled their new proposal on the definition of Waters of the United States (WOTUS). The proposal would ease Washington’s…
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and the Department of the Army have proposed a new definition of Waters of the United States
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and the Department of the Army have proposed a new definition of Waters of the United States.
Dec 11 2018
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the Department of the Army have proposed what they call a “clear, understandable, and…
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