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Feb 23 2022Contaminants
The military will receive a $350 million boost in response to the water contamination crisis caused by Navy fuel storage in Hawai’i. Congress cleared…
Feb 22 2022Funding
Northwest Ohio communities are receiving more than $15 million in low-interest rate and principal forgiveness funding from the Ohio EPA.  These funds…
Feb 21 2022Pollution Control
Mogden Wastewater Treatment Works in Isleworth, London, released 2 billion liters of untreated waste into the Thames on Oct. 3 and 4, 2020, according…
Feb 17 2022Industrial Water & Wastes Digest
Publicly-held Cyber Enviro-Tech, Inc. announced the deployment of its first downhole pump and related oil production and water filtration…
Feb 16 2022Per- & Polyflouroalkyl Substances (PFAS)
Wisconsin’s Natural Resources Board is prepared to set up measures to regulate the amount of per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) in Wisconsin'…
Feb 15 2022Industrial Water & Wastes Digest
Approximately 2.2 million gallons of storm water mixed with wastewater from Texas’ Samsung Austin Semiconductor’s facility spilled into a waterway…
Feb 14 2022Wastewater Treatment
Austin Water is answering questions following a citywide boil water notice.  This is the third notice in four years, reported KXAN. Austin Water…
Feb 14 2022Clean Water Act
The U.S. EPA and Florida are debating Trump-era Clean Water Act regulations for permitting. According to E&E News, Florida wants to continue…
Feb 10 2022Industrial Water & Wastes Digest
The Hawaiʻi Department of Health (DOH) issued a Notice of Violation and Order (NOVO) to Maui Asphalt X-IV, LLC (Maui Asphalt) for discharging…
Feb 9 2022Lead
ASDWA has released the State Implementation Framework for Lead Service Inventories. According to ASDWA, the agency worked with the Lead Service Line…
Feb 8 2022Industrial Water & Wastes Digest
The EPA announced a series of enforcement actions to address air pollution, unsafe drinking water and other issues impacting minority communities in…
Feb 7 2022Coronavirus COVID-19
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) added wastewater data to its Covid-19 data tracker on Feb. 4. According to the CDC, maps, charts…
Feb 3 2022Per- & Polyflouroalkyl Substances (PFAS)
Perfluorohexane sulfonate (PFHxS) was detected in the blood of West Virginia residents and found at almost 250 Department of Defense sites in…
Feb 2 2022Industrial Water & Wastes Digest
The city of Pomona, California won its 10-year lawsuit against the U.S. subsidiary of a Chilean fertilizer manufacturer for contaminating the city’s…
Feb 1 2022Industrial Water & Wastes Digest
The Samsung facility in northwest Austin, Texas, spilled up to 763,000 gallons of acidic waste into their storm water pond and an unnamed tributary…
Jan 31 2022Sewer Systems
Louisiana lawmakers voted to allocate $274 million to 87 community water and sewage systems around the state for upgrades and overhauls.  According…
Jan 27 2022Industrial Water & Wastes Digest
The Environmental Working Group (EWG) has identified more than 1,500 textile mills that may be releasing the per- and polyfluoralkyl substances (PFAS…
Jan 26 2022Industrial Water
A facility at Michigan State University (MSU) is home to the largest U.S. university campus AD/Biogas plant. According to Process and Control Today,…
Jan 25 2022Per- & Polyflouroalkyl Substances (PFAS)
As part of the comprehensive Strategic Roadmap to tackle the health and environmental risks of PFAS, the U.S. EPA announced the automatic addition of…
Jan 24 2022Storm Water
Residents of Tonga, a Polynesian country, are receiving aid a week after an underwater volcanic eruption followed by a tsunami. This tsunami was the…
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