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Jul 9 2020Coronavirus COVID-19
Researchers from the University of Nebraska–Lincoln have launched projects using wastewater samples. The projects are for early detection of COVID-19…
Jul 8 2020Pollution Control
Jefferson County Environmental Services issued an advisory to stay out of waters along the Cahaba River due to pollution from a sewage leak. There is…
Jul 7 2020Industrial Wastewater Recycling/Reuse
Researchers from the School of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering developed an electrochemical oxidation process to clean up complex wastewater. …
Jul 6 2020sewage pumps
A sewage spill at the pump station at the end of the Stonebridge in Onset has caused the closure of some beaches and a temporary ban on shellfishing…
Jul 2 2020Industrial Water & Wastes Digest
The State Water Control Board issued a groundwater withdrawal permit to one of two natural gas plants planned by private developers in Charles City…
Jul 1 2020Wastewater Treatment
The Northeast Ohio Areawide Coordinating Agency (NOACA) will hold a virtual public meeting to answer questions about a proposed clean water plan. The…
Jun 30 2020Industrial Water
The Fredericia brewery was selected as a test site for Carlsberg’s Integrated Supply Chain’s first total water recycling plant.  Carlsberg recently…
Jun 29 2020Coronavirus COVID-19
Massachusetts’ top wastewater agency is working with MIT to help catch a possible second wave of the coronavirus. A Cambridge laboratory signed a $…
Jun 26 2020Flint Water Crisis
NRDC’s Flint team and data scientists Jake Abernethy, Georgia Tech and Eric Schwartz, University of Michigan have created the online, interactive …
Jun 25 2020Industrial Water & Wastes Digest
7,000 gallons of non-radiological wastewater released into the ocean in late March are connected to a large influx from the potable water system into…
Jun 24 2020Legislation
The text of H.R. 2, the Moving Forward Act has been released, according to a recent press release.  According to the Moving Forward Act, the measure…
Jun 23 2020Industrial Water
Approximately 2.8 million pints of out of date beer will need to be disposed of from Wales' shut pubs and clubs, according to the Campaign for Real…
Jun 22 2020Contaminants
The U.S. EPA issued a final action regarding the regulation of perchlorate under the Safe Drinking Water Act (SDWA).  Perchlorate does not meet the…
Jun 19 2020Coronavirus COVID-19
EPA Announces $513 Million WIFIA Loan to San Francisco for Wastewater Upgrades The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced a $513…
Jun 18 2020Industrial Water
Australian brewery Young Henrys is fighting climate change by incorporating algae into beer production. Since the fermentation process that occurs…
Jun 17 2020Coronavirus COVID-19
A Battelle team of researchers will test wastewater in Toledo, Ohio for the presence of the virus that causes COVID-19 as well as other viral…
Jun 16 2020Energy Generation & Efficiency
Amane Advisors has been awarded the contract to provide advisory services for the development of all water and wastewater facilities at the upcoming…
Jun 15 2020Green Technology
AgRobics, an Israeli startup, has developed a new bio-stabilizer technology that improves wastewater treatment and collects biogas for energy…
Jun 11 2020Events: Conferences & Expos
WEFTEC 2020 Goes Fully Virtual WEFTEC 2020 will be a fully virtual event, according to a recent press release. The event, WEFTEC Connect, will be…
Jun 11 2020Industrial Water
The U.S. Bureau of Reclamation issued increased water allocations on May 19 for Central Valley Project (CVP) contractors for the 2020 contract year…
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