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16 coal ash pits are leaking contaminants into groundwater, including arsenic, boron, cobalt and lithium, in Texas.
16 coal ash pits are leaking contaminants into groundwater, including arsenic, boron, cobalt and lithium, in Texas.
Jan 21 2019
In Texas, 16 coal ash pits are leaking contaminants into groundwater, including arsenic, boron, cobalt and lithium, according to a report by the…
Jan 16 2019
On Monday, Jan. 14, President Donald J. Trump signed the Water Infrastructure Improvement Act into law. The National Association of Clean Water…
The governor of Florida has signed an executive order that will implement major reforms to ensure the protection of Florida’s environment and water quality
The governor of Florida has signed an executive order that will implement major reforms to ensure the protection of Florida’s environment and water quality.
Jan 11 2019
Governor Ron DeSantis has signed Executive Order 19-12 (Achieving More Now For Florida’s Environment). The executive order will implement major…
Jan 10 2019
The Water Environment Federation (WEF) and 90 other organizations have sent a letter to Congress urging the funding of water infrastructure. The full…
Plant-based odor control solution offers varying delivery methods & eco-friendly design
Plant-based odor control solution offers varying delivery methods & eco-friendly design.
Jan 9 2019
Aimed to convert wastewater into effluent, the process of wastewater treatment is one of the most common forms of pollution control in the U.S.…
Identifying funding mechanisms & ways to address financial struggles throughout the industry
Identifying funding mechanisms & ways to address financial struggles throughout the industry.
Jan 9 2019
Despite an infrastructure bill lacking for most of 2018, manufacturers seem to have had a good few years. Projects are still being commissioned and…
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…
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.…
Assistant Programs Act addresses the affordability challenges facing public drinking water and clean water utilities
Assistant Programs Act addresses the affordability challenges facing public drinking water and clean water utilities.
Nov 1 2018
The National Association of Clean Water Agencies (NACWA) has announced their support of the Low Income Water Customer Assistance Programs Act.…
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers will be authorizing water resource projects and policies nationwide
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers will be authorizing water resource projects and policies nationwide.
Oct 24 2018
President Donald Trump signed a law on Tues., Oct. 23, authorizing water resource projects and policies nationwide to be administered by the U.S.…
Mar 30 2018
On March 29, 2018, the U.S. House of Representatives passed a new $1.3 trillion spending package, of which $21.2 billion will be allocated for…
Mar 15 2018
On Monday March 12, 2018, the Missouri Administrative Oversight committee approved the new Clean Water Law, which will now be voted on by the state’s…
Feb 9 2018
The Water Systems Council (WSC) has expressed emphatic support for the presentation of bipartisan legislation to address the aging water…
Jan 29 2018
Following a ruling on Jan. 22, 2018, the U.S. Supreme Court declared unanimously that lawsuits that concern the Waters of the U.S. (WOTUS) rule must…
Jan 24 2018
Iowa Gov. Kim Reynolds will be presented with a bill that would put forth $282 million towards water quality efforts in Iowa if confirmed. This…
Jan 9 2018
Florida and Georgia have long been mired in a water dispute, and this adversarial relationship reached a turning point on Jan. 8, 2018 when the…
Dec 6 2017
State and federal regulations and compliance are the most important topic of 2018. Or so say the 271 respondents of this years’ Water & Wastes…
Oct 11 2017
With excess nutrients impacting water quality nationwide, the American Water Works Assn. (AWWA) urged U.S. Congress to use the upcoming Farm Bill…
Sep 26 2017
The National Park Service released a report on the ban on the sale of disposable water bottles at U.S. national parks. The report showed that the ban…
Jul 25 2017
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) invited 12 projects in nine states to apply for Water Infrastructure Finance and Innovation Act (WIFIA…
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