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An ex water plant owner in West Virginia has admitting to discharging untreated sewage into the Potomac River, violating the Clean Water Act
An ex water plant owner in West Virginia has admitting to discharging untreated sewage into the Potomac River, violating the Clean Water Act.
Apr 5 2019
A former owner of a West Virginia water treatment plant admits to discharging untreated sewage into the Potomac River. According to the Associated…
Apr 3 2019
Chemicals including ammonia and cyanide spilled onto the ground from a above-ground holding tank at Erie Coke Corp. and the Pennsylvania Department…
Apr 2 2019
Surrounded by pristine mountains and crystal-clear waterways, the coastal seaport city of Vancouver, British Columbia, is a densely populated…
From L to R: Salvation Army Kenosha Board Chairman Tim Leach; Salvation Army Kenosha Auxiliary Captain Marie Lewis; Receiving the award on behalf of the Centrisys/CNP employees Jan Mosele & Carlos Contreras; President of Celebrate Our Town Cindy Nicoletti; Kenosha County Sheriff David Beth; Mayor of Kenosha John Antaramian.
From L to R: Salvation Army Kenosha Board Chairman Tim Leach; Salvation Army Kenosha Auxiliary Captain Marie Lewis; Receiving the award on behalf of the Centrisys/CNP employees Jan Mosele & Carlos Contreras; President of Celebrate Our Town Cindy Nicoletti; Kenosha County Sheriff David Beth; Mayor of Kenosha John Antaramian.
Mar 29 2019
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The U.S. Coast Guard is working with the city of Deer Park, Texas, and others to evaluate the impacts of the recent fire involving chemical storage tanks
The U.S. Coast Guard is working with the city of Deer Park, Texas, and others to evaluate the impacts of the recent fire involving chemical storage tanks.
Mar 22 2019
Teams and contractors from the city of Deer Park, Harris County, TCEQ, EPA, and the U.S. Coast Guard are working together to evaluate impacts to…
Heineken’s 2030 Every Drop strategy has been developed in support of UN Sustainable Development Goal
Heineken’s 2030 Every Drop strategy has been developed in support of UN Sustainable Development Goal.
Mar 20 2019
Heineken is pledging to reduce its water usage and replenish and treat all the water it uses for brewing in water stressed areas around the world by…
 A plant in Singapore will allow a semiconductor company to reduce liquid waste by more than 90%
A plant in Singapore will allow a semiconductor company to reduce liquid waste by more than 90%.
Mar 14 2019
In Singapore, researchers are planning to build a pilot membrane filtration plant to treat industrial wastewater. According to The Chemical Engineer…
Mar 6 2019
A $2-billion expansion to Regional San’s wastewater treatment plant called the EchoWater Project plans to improve the quality of water discharged to…
Mar 6 2019
Cured-in-place pipe (CIPP) generally has been a solution for long runs of straight, small-diameter gravity sewer lines. However, it increasingly has…
Trenches can be dangerous places for pipe installers, so establishing and following standards of safety before, during and after trench installations can be a life-saving measure.
Trenches can be dangerous places for pipe installers, so establishing and following standards of safety before, during and after trench installations can be a life-saving measure.
Mar 6 2019
On May 10, 2018, James Rogers wrote in a post on Facebook that a 12-ft-deep sewer hole in which he was working caved in 10 minutes after he got out…
Test results show groundwater in Oklahoma near a power plant have tested high for the chemical lithium
Test results show groundwater in Oklahoma near a power plant have tested high for the chemical lithium.
Feb 28 2019
In Oologah, Okla., test results show groundwater near the town’s power plant tested high for the chemical lithium. The Public Service Company of…
A new government initiative in Tempe, Ariz., involves testing wastewater for traces of opioids to create data
A new government initiative in Tempe, Ariz., involves testing wastewater for traces of opioids to create data.
Feb 27 2019
The city of Tempe, Ariz., is partnering with Arizona State University on a local government initiative that involves testing wastewater for traces of…
A new eco-friendly material for wastewater purification has been developed by chemists from a Russian university
A new eco-friendly material for wastewater purification has been developed by chemists from a Russian university.
Feb 14 2019
Chemists from a university in Russia have developed a hybrid nanocatalyst for removal of stable organic dyes from wastewater. The Peoples' Friendship…
In Flint, Mich., PFAS levels elevated in 4 of 5 Buick City sewer test sites
In Flint, Mich., PFAS levels were found elevated in 4 of 5 Buick City sewer test sites.
Feb 13 2019
In Flint, Mich., recent testing at the former Buick City site shows elevated levels of PFOA or PFOS are not only in the storm sewer but also in the…
Feb 8 2019
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Advanced oxidation treatment system eliminates taste & odor issues in drinking water
The Anderson Regional Joint Water System pretreatment facility in South Carolina no longer receives odor complaints as of March 2018.
Feb 4 2019
Since the March 2018 opening of the Anderson Regional Joint Water System (ARJWS) pretreatment facility in South Carolina, complaints about the water…
Trinidad & Tobago engage new leak survey
Trinidad & Tobago engage new leak survey.
Feb 1 2019
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Two toxic chemicals, PFOA and PFOS, have been found at unsafe levels in at least 16 million Americans’ tap water
Two toxic chemicals, PFOA and PFOS, have been found at unsafe levels in at least 16 million Americans’ tap water.
Jan 29 2019
The Trump administration will not set a drinking water limit for two toxic chemicals that are contaminating millions of Americans' tap water,…
Flint Gov. Gretchen Whitmer declined to say whether she’ll push to resume state funding when donated supplies run out
Flint Gov. Gretchen Whitmer declined to say whether she’ll push to resume state funding when donated supplies run out.
Jan 23 2019
Gov. Gretchen Whitmer said she is committed to ensuring Flint residents continue getting free bottled water until the city finishes replacing its…
A wastewater treatment plant in Sioux City, Iowa, is taking steps to reduce violations and preventing more from occurring
A wastewater treatment plant in Sioux City, Iowa, is taking steps to reduce violations and preventing more from occurring.
Jan 22 2019
Plant supervisors are continuing with oversights and improvements aimed at preventing a repeat of the activities that resulted in numerous violations…
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