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Apr 15 2020Coronavirus COVID-19
COVID-19 (coronavirus) was detected in Massachusetts sewage at higher levels than expected.  This suggests that there are many more undiagnosed…
Apr 14 2020Industrial Water & Wastes Digest
  Birmingham craft brewer Griffin Claw Brewing Co. has repurposed distillery operations to make hand sanitizer. The brewer has bottled 2,000 2-ounce…
Apr 13 2020Valves, Sewage Relief
Napa Sanitation District (NSD) is planning a $15 million project to rehabilitate a deteriorating pipe. The pipe that carries 90% of local sewage to…
Apr 9 2020Coronavirus COVID-19
The American Water Works Association has cancelled it's Annual Convention and Exposition (ACE) that was to be held in Orlando in June. AWWA President…
Apr 9 2020Coronavirus COVID-19
Dutch scientists were able to find the coronavirus in a city’s wastewater before COVID-19 (coronavirus) cases were reported. This could be a novel…
Apr 8 2020Coronavirus COVID-19
Molson Coors is donating safe drinking water to truck drivers in the U.S. and Canada, according to a blog post by the community. The company has…
Apr 6 2020Coronavirus COVID-19
American Water (AW) is making a $500,000 donation to COVID-19 (coronavirus) relief efforts through its American Water Charitable Foundation (AWCF).…
Apr 3 2020
Sundyne’s & Warburg Pincus Partnership Accelerates Growth Sundyne announced that Warburg Pincus has completed the acquisition of Sundyne, from BC…
Apr 3 2020Coronavirus COVID-19
In the next economic stimulus massive infrastructure bill to mitigate COVID-19 (coronavirus), House Democrats are seeking more than $25 billion to…
Apr 2 2020Coronavirus COVID-19
After a Mar. 26 U.S. EPA release of a temporary policy regarding the agency's enforcement of environmental legal obligations during the COVID-19 (…
Apr 1 2020Coronavirus COVID-19
On Mar. 30, 2020, the U.S. EPA released a statement encouraging all Americans to only flush toilet paper. This does not include disinfecting wipes or…
Mar 31 2020Legislation
Congress released a stimulus package signed by President Donald Trump as the COVID-19 (coronavirus) pandemic continues. The bill included significant…
Mar 30 2020Billing
Governor Gretchen Whitmer issued an executive order to reconnect Michigan residents’ water services. The governor signed the $2 million Water Restart…
Mar 27 2020E-Business Website
Editor's Note: Each week, Water & Wastes Digest will post an aggregate of business news briefs and networking news items to keep you informed on…
Mar 26 2020Industrial Water & Wastes Digest
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is reviewing a request from the oil and gas industry. The request involves easing the enforcement of…
Mar 25 2020Coronavirus COVID-19
As the toilet paper shortage continues, people are turning to alternative options, including disposable wipes, for bathroom needs, reported a…
Mar 24 2020Nanofiltration
Large deposits of halloysite-kaolin clay found on the Eyre Peninsula of South Australia are yielding unique microscopic tubular particles with…
Mar 23 2020Coronavirus COVID-19
10 workers are quarantined inside the Claude Lewis Carlsbad Desalination Plant in Carlsbad, California for the next three weeks.  The workers are…
An image of a pristine blue lake with green trees, blue skies and mountains in the distance to celebrate World Water Day.
Water & Wastes Digest staff share their favorite social media posts from World Water Day March 22, 2020.
Mar 23 2020Editorial/Topical
World Water Day 2020 was March 22, and hundreds of individuals, companies and corporate accounts posted about the planet’s most precious resource…
Mar 20 2020World Water Day
Cristina Tuser: In regards to the Coronavirus - what role does water and the water industry play in this discussion, now that it has been declared a…
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