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Nov 9 2018
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…
The CDC awarded two contracts to study antibiotic resistance in recycled water and plumbing to two Virginia Tech professors
The CDC awarded two contracts to study antibiotic resistance in recycled water and plumbing to two Virginia Tech professors.
Nov 8 2018
An estimated 23,000 deaths and 2 million illnesses per year in the U.S. are attributed to bacteria that has become resistant to antibiotics.…
May 30 2018
According to new research conducted by a team of scientists at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, perhaps 5,000 individuals died as a…
May 29 2018
On Sunday May 27, 2018, Ellicott City, Md, was subject to another major rain event, receiving more than 8 in. of rainfall throughout the event. The…
May 29 2018
Subtropical Storm Alberto marks the first named storm of the season, and made its away ashore the Southern United States on Monday May 28, 2018. The…
May 24 2018
Following significant activity from Hawaii’s Kilauea volcano, a geothermal power plant under threat of encroaching lava has plugged its production…
May 16 2018
A man’s body was discovered on May 15, 2018, at a sewage pumping station in Washington, D.C. The body was discovered by a station worker at…
May 10 2018
A human fetus was discovered at the J.B. Messerly Water Pollution Control Plant in Augusta, Ga., on May 8, 2018. The fetus was found lodged in some…
May 9 2018
A stranded dog was successfully rescued from the muck of the Metro Wastewater Treatment Plant in Pueblo West, Colo., on May 8, 2018. The dog is…
Apr 25 2018
In April 2014, the city of Flint, Mich., in order to cut costs, switched its water supply sourced from Lake Huron and the Detroit River via the…
Mar 21 2018
A human fetus was discovered at the Johnson City water treatment facility in Tennessee on March 17, 2018. The fetus was found in a facility intake…
Mar 9 2018
It is time to establish an independent public sector Water Wastewater Forensic Agency (WWFA) for investigating water and wastewater treatment…
Feb 23 2018
The planet finds itself mired in progressively muddier and muddier waters concerning literal issues of water. Flint, Mich., continues to reel from…
Feb 5 2018
Update: As of March 7, 2018, Day Zero has been postponed to August 27, 2018. WWD will continue to update accordingly. Following many agricultural…
Jan 30 2018
A boil water notice has been put in place by Irish water for 65,000 Irish residents in the Wicklow and south Dublin areas following a mechanical…
Jan 30 2018
The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has announced that it will halt food and water aid for Puerto Rico on Jan. 31, 2018 following the…
Jan 29 2018
Following several years of droughts, Israel is taking significant measures towards preventing a long-term water crisis. The Israel Water Authority…
Jan 26 2018
Savannah Industrial & Domestic Water Treatment Facility suffered a chlorine gas leak on Jan. 25, 2018. The spill, which occurred in the morning,…
Jan 24 2018
On Jan. 23, 2018, a man’s body was discovered and retrieved from a reservoir pipeline in Northern California. The reservoir, which provides drinking…
Jan 22 2018
Several beaches in Monterey County of California are currently closed following a sewage spill of roughly 4.9 million gal. At least eight beaches…
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