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Jul 22 2020Disinfection
A shield of graphene can help particles destroy antibiotic-resistant bacteria and free-floating antibiotic resistance genes in wastewater treatment…
Jul 21 2020Industrial Water & Wastes Digest
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the capacity to produce raw material for aluminum can production is lacking.  “The aluminum beverage can manufacturing…
Jul 20 2020Wastewater Treatment
Portland officials closed the East End Beach on Sunday after the Portland Water District was notified of a malfunction that occurred at the nearby…
Jul 16 2020Industrial Water & Wastes Digest
The Sierra Club filed a lawsuit against the South Carolina Department of Environmental and Health Control for failure to update long-expired water…
Jul 15 2020Coronavirus COVID-19
The city of Chattanooga, Tennessee plans to keep testing local wastewater for the presence of COVID-19 into 2021 after a study in May. This study…
Jul 14 2020Industrial Water & Wastes Digest
Grand Rapids, Michigan’s John Ball Zoo and Brewery Vivant teamed up to release a beer called "JBZ." JBZ is meant to highlight the zoo's conservation…
Jul 13 2020Wastewater Treatment
The Marquette County Board took steps to address the issue of PFAS chemicals at the K.I. Sawyer Wastewater Treatment Plant.  There are currently two…
Jul 10 2020Wastewater Treatment
Professor Patrick Drogui of the Institut national de la recherche scientifique (INRS) and his team tested the effectiveness of a tertiary treatment…
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…
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