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Oct 26 2021Industrial Water
The Regional Water Improvement Pipeline Project in Sparks, Nevada, has commenced.  The 16-mile pipeline will deliver 4,000 acre-feet of treated…
Oct 25 2021
The Water Environment Federation Technical Exhibition and Conference (WEFTEC) may be over for 2021, but our editors wanted to highlight some of our…
Oct 21 2021Contaminants
The U.S. EPA Administrator Michael S. Regan announced the agency’s comprehensive Strategic Roadmap to mitigate per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (…
Oct 19 2021Security
A coalition of federal agencies warned that hackers are targeting the water and wastewater treatment sectors. In a joint advisory by the Federal…
Oct 18 2021Storm Water
In the midst of Hurricane Ida, floodwater poured into Philadelphia, Pennsylvania’s, Pickering West water treatment plant from three directions. This…
Oct 14 2021Wastewater Treatment
The U.S. Department of Justice, the Eastern District of Texas, the U.S. EPA and the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ) announced a…
Oct 13 2021Algae Cleaner
During the latest assessment of Lake Wylie conducted on Sept. 27, 2021, Charlotte-Mecklenburg Storm Water Services observed active Blue-Green Algae (…
Oct 11 2021Wastewater Treatment
Alanco Energy Services was fined in connection with ongoing violations, including for violations involving a well that was drilled on the site but…
Oct 8 2021What is... Articles
What is solids handling? The processes used to stabilize sludge and reduce its volume are known as solids handling.  The process occurs when a…
Oct 7 2021One Water
Audubon's Colorado River Program Director Jennifer Pitt gave testimony before the U.S. Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources, Subcommittee…
Oct 6 2021Clean Water Act
The U.S. EPA announced that it expects to issue by Oct. 15th a $21.7 million grant funding opportunity to support small drinking water and wastewater…
Oct 5 2021One Water
A recent study published in the journal Environmental Science & Technology explored Western water supplies.  Researchers examined four decades’…
Oct 4 2021Industrial Water
An oil spill about five miles off the coast of Huntington Beach, California, left 3,000 barrels' worth of oil pouring into the Pacific Ocean.…
Sep 30 2021Algaecides
Scientists are studying how to reduce nutrients that fuel algae blooms in Tampa Bay, Florida. Members of University of Florida's Institute of Food…
Sep 29 2021Industrial Water
The U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) and state of Nebraska finalized a settlement with Big Ox Energy - Siouxland LLC and NLC Energy Venture 30 LLC…
Sep 28 2021Industrial Water
Engineers at MIT have developed a new approach to removing lead or other heavy-metal contaminants from water. According to MIT, the new process is…
Sep 27 2021Sewer Systems
Flint, Michigan, reported three separate discharges of a sewage rainwater mix into the Flint River after a three-day downpour.  This downpour dumped…
Sep 24 2021Legislation
The U.S. House of Representatives is expected to vote on the Infrastructure Investment & Jobs Act, a $1 trillion infrastructure bill, Sept. 27,…
Sep 22 2021One Water
U.S. EPA administrator Michael Regan spoke to state agricultural regulators at the National Association of State Departments of Agriculture’s annual…
Sep 21 2021Legislation
The U.S. EPA is rescinding “Applying the Supreme Court’s County of Maui v. Hawaii Wildlife Fund Decision in the Clean Water Act Section 402 National…
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