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Nov 11 2020
Providing an adequate level of IT security for water and wastewater utility industry leaders has become a high-profile challenge, as organizations of…
Oct 12 2020
Portugal. The Man is donating $20,000 to the Navajo Water Project in the American Southwest through the band’s organization, PTM foundation,…
Oct 8 2020
Molson Coors Beverage Co. brewing plant upgrades are beginning soon in Golden, Colorado.  This will make the facility the second-largest beer-making…
Oct 1 2020
Water utilities have been under pressure for decades to modernize their infrastructure to keep pace with growth and to meet the maintenance needs of…
mercury remidiation
Groundwater extracted from site dewatering activities was first pumped through filtration vessels filled with 16,000 pounds of Organoclay MRM before being pumped through another set of vessels containing granular activated carbon.
Sep 3 2020
As the health and safety risks associated with mercury contamination became known, governments made efforts to protect humans and the environment…
Jun 22 2020
The U.S. EPA issued a final action regarding the regulation of perchlorate under the Safe Drinking Water Act (SDWA).  Perchlorate does not meet the…
Jun 11 2020
WEFTEC 2020 Goes Fully Virtual WEFTEC 2020 will be a fully virtual event, according to a recent press release. The event, WEFTEC Connect, will be…
Jun 11 2020
The U.S. Bureau of Reclamation issued increased water allocations on May 19 for Central Valley Project (CVP) contractors for the 2020 contract year…
Jun 11 2020
Magna Imperio Systems Corp. installed a water-treatment system at the Ventura County Waterworks District 16 Piru Wastewater Treatment Plant. The…
May 12 2020
AMP2060 - Polyline Electrical Enclosure from Allied Moulded Products is the newest size in this series at 20”x16”x10”.   Editor's Note: Scranton…
May 11 2020
WEF President Jackie Jarrell and WEF Executive Director Walt Marlowe announced a WEFTEC 2020 Coronavirus Update Post. WEFTEC will continue to be held…
May 8 2020
IAPMO Makes Illustrated Training Manuals and Study Guides Available Free Online IAPMO has made its 2018 Uniform Plumbing Code (UPC) and Uniform…
May 4 2020
Both chambers of Congress are moving ahead on water infrastructure legislation. The bills reauthorize legislation on water resource development and…
Apr 29 2020
WEF’s WEFTEC is still being held this year, according to an Apr. 28, 2020 WEF press release. WEFTEC, originally scheduled for Oct. 3-7, 2020, in New…
Mar 23 2020
10 workers are quarantined inside the Claude Lewis Carlsbad Desalination Plant in Carlsbad, California for the next three weeks.  The workers are…
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Mar 20 2020
WWD is conducting a survey on the extent of the impact COVID-19 coronavirus has had on the water and wastewater industry. If you have a few minutes…
Mar 18 2020
An employee at Silicon Valley, California's largest water district has tested positive for COVID-19, otherwise known as Coronavirus.  At least eight…
Mar 16 2020
The U.S. EPA is releasing an expanded list of EPA-registered disinfectant products that have qualified for use against SARS-CoV-2, which is the novel…
Jan 23 2020
The U.S. EPA announced a settlement agreement with the Torrance Refining Company, which agreed to pay $125,000 in penalties for chemical safety and…
An innovative water treatment program in Virginia called SWIFT (Sustainable Water Initiative for Tomorrow) relies on BILCO for specialty access doors.
An innovative water treatment program in Virginia called SWIFT (Sustainable Water Initiative for Tomorrow) relies on BILCO for specialty access doors.
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Jan 3 2020
An innovative water treatment program in Virginia called SWIFT (Sustainable Water Initiative for Tomorrow) is a critical first step designed to…
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