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Jan 19 2022Coronavirus COVID-19
The Boston, Massachusetts, coronavirus wastewater data is plunging. According to The Boston Herald, local infectious disease experts believe that the…
Jan 17 2022Storm Water
50 million gallons of sewage contaminated storm water were discharged into the Alewife Brook from the cities of Cambridge and Somerville,…
Jan 12 2022Groundwater Monitoring Services
The U.S. EPA is taking actions to protect communities and hold facilities accountable for controlling and cleaning up the contamination created by…
Jan 10 2022Clean Water Act
On Dec. 27, 2021, the US Army Corps of Engineers (Corps) issued a final nationwide permit (NWP) rule renewing a permitting tool for both the…
Jan 6 2022Wastewater Treatment
A new report found that surface water quality and groundwater throughout Cape Cod has degraded for the third year in a row. The Association to…
Jan 5 2022Coronavirus COVID-19
Buncombe County Board of Commissioners Jan. 4 approved a program that will provide nearly half-a-million federal dollars put toward preventing water…
Jan 4 2022Industrial Water
A barrel cleaning and reconditioning operation, Seattle Barrel and Cooperage Company, and its owner, Louie Sanft, 55, were convicted of conspiracy,…
Jan 3 2022Storm Water
Southern California beaches from Orange to Los Angeles counties were closed over the holiday weekend after up to approximately 7 million gallons of…
Dec 30 2021Operations & Maintenance
The U.S. and Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, Department of Environmental Protection (DEP), filed a civil lawsuit against the Bucks County Water and…
Dec 29 2021Lead
The amount of lead in the drinking water in North Jersey, New Jersey, has fallen to its lowest level in at least 30 years, according to executives of…
Dec 27 2021Industrial Water
BNSF Railway Corporation has agreed to pay $1,513,750 to resolve alleged violations of the federal Clean Water Act. According to the U.S. EPA, BNSF…
Dec 23 2021Clean Water Act
Marmon Utility LLC waived its right to be indicted and pleaded guilty before the U.S. District Judge Kari A. Dooley in Bridgeport, Connecticut, to a…
Dec 22 2021Per- & Polyflouroalkyl Substances (PFAS)
The U.S. EPA finalized the Fifth Unregulated Contaminant Monitoring Rule (UCMR 5) to establish nationwide monitoring for 29 per- and polyfluoroalkyl…
Dec 21 2021Algae Cleaner
Governor Gretchen Whitmer and departmental leaders unveiled Michigan's final adaptive management plan.  This plan serves as the companion document to…
Dec 20 2021Coronavirus COVID-19
Scientists are detecting traces of the Omicron variant in wastewater in Houston, Boulder, Colorado, Northern California and other states. Public…
Dec 16 2021Lead
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Administrator Michael S. Regan announced that the agency will begin developing a new regulation to better…
Dec 15 2021One Water
The California Water Board announced that an emergency exists due to severe drought conditions and that adoption of proposed emergency regulations is…
Dec 14 2021Industrial Water
Solutia Inc. and Pharmacia LLC, successors to Monsanto Company, will complete the cleanup of four former landfills and waste lagoons in Sauget,…
Dec 13 2021Per- & Polyflouroalkyl Substances (PFAS)
Wisconsin will receive nearly $143 million to rebuild the state's water infrastructure and tackle per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS). This…
Dec 8 2021Funding
The U.S. EPA announced that 39 new projects are being invited to apply for Water Infrastructure Finance and Innovation Act (WIFIA) loans. Four…
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