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Sep 18 2020Wastewater Treatment
The U.S. EPA announced the first loan of its kind in Utah to update Salt Lake City’s wastewater treatment plant. The project was provided nearly $350…
Sep 17 2020Industrial Water
Data released by the Environment Agency show that for the first time all English rivers have failed to meet quality tests for pollution. The data…
Sep 16 2020Funding
The U.S. EPA announced a proposal aimed at helping communities plan for water infrastructure improvements, particularly in communities with low…
Sep 15 2020Industrial Water
The Punjab, India cabinet has approved an industrial park near the Mattewara forest range and Sutlej River in the Ludhiana district.  The approval…
Sep 14 2020Wastewater Treatment
Fort Myers, Florida officials are countering claims that bacteria is flowing from the Billy's Creek watershed to the nearby Caloosahatchee River. The…
Sep 11 2020Lead
Chicago, Illinois’ Mayor Lori E. Lightfoot launched an equity-focused lead service line replacement program. Lightfoot joined Department of Water…
Sep 10 2020Problem Solvers
Sluice gates were constructed following discussions caused by Hurricane Harvey in 2017, which caused over $125 billion dollars’ worth of damage in…
Sep 10 2020Industrial Water & Wastes Digest
Companies accused of contaminating drinking water wells in North Smithfield, Rhode Island and Millville, Massachusetts are taking steps to reduce…
Sep 9 2020Contaminants
The U.S. EPA announced the addition of the Orange County North Basin Site to the National Priorities List (NPL), or the Superfund List.  The Orange…
Sep 8 2020Industrial Water
Darwin Brewing Company is using spent grain, the byproduct of making beer, to tackle Red Tide. According to Blue Hellenga, Darwin’s head brewer, some…
Sep 4 2020Pollution Control
Researchers at the University of Toronto published a paper revealing the  detection of microfibers from blue jeans in aquatic environments. These…
Sep 3 2020Industrial Water
Federal and state officials are attempting to identify hundreds of thousands of rock mining sites or features scattered throughout the West that pose…
Sep 2 2020Wastewater Treatment
Florida’s Agriculture Commissioner Nikki Fried and the Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services (FDACS) launched the Florida…
Sep 1 2020Industrial Wastewater Recycling/Reuse
Village Brewery announced the release of a limited edition batch of its flagship Village Blonde Natural Golden Ale, which is brewed using treated…
Aug 31 2020Pollution Control
Two downtown Fort Myers, Florida developments have been shut down for water pollution violations. Construction has been halted at the Silver Hills…
A ruptured pipe overwhelmed a paper mill's wastewater treatment facility with black liquor, violating the Clean Water Act NPDES.
A ruptured pipe overwhelmed a paper mill's wastewater treatment facility with black liquor, violating the Clean Water Act NPDES.
Aug 27 2020Pollution Control
According to the Michigan Department of Environment, Great Lakes and Energy (EGLE), a pipe failure at Verso Corporation’s Escanaba Paper Mill is at…
Aug 26 2020sewage pumps
An estimated 50,000 gallons of raw sewage spilled during a power outage at the East Bay Municipal Utility District wastewater treatment plant in West…
Aug 24 2020Wastewater Treatment
Scientists are reporting a new way to repair roads by using grit, a remnant of wastewater treatment.  Grit is usually disposed in landfills. The…
Aug 21 2020Wastewater Treatment
Grundfos Launches Prefabricated Pumping Stations  Grundfos Philippines has launched its Prefabricated Pumping Stations (PPS) to help meet the country…
Aug 20 2020Industrial Water
The Charles River, which has seen toxic algae blooms almost every summer in recent years, is being considered by the U.S. EPA for storm water…
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