Wastewater

Water & Wastes Digest brings you the latest and greatest news and information about wastewater treatment, including aeration, filtration, grit and grease removal, nutrient removal, mixing and more. W&WD’s coverage of wastewater issues is trusted by its readership, which consists of consulting engineers, corporate managers/government administrators and operators, as well as industrial system authorities.
San Jacinto site included on EPA Superfund list of pressing projects
Dec 13 2017

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has announced a new list of potential Superfund sites that will likely receive immediate attention from...

Major pork producer served court order to clean water pollution
Dec 7 2017

A federal judge has presented a major pork producer, Murphy-Brown, LLC, with a court order to adhere to an 11-year-old agreement the company had...

Dec 7 2017

Legislators based in Suffolk County, N.Y. passed a new bill Tuesday, changing the procedures regarding the way the county manages wastewater from...

Editorial on sewage
Nov 15 2017

According to a recent study of 64 wastewater plants in Switzerland from Eawag Aquatic Research, there are 3 million francs’ worth of gold and...

Wastewater spills in Niagara Falls
Oct 10 2017

A wastewater discharge blackened the water near the base of Niagara Falls. According to a Niagara Falls Water Board statement, a worker who had...

EPA funds projects in Guam
Oct 5 2017

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has awarded more than $8.7 million to...

Hawaii closes large-capacity cesspools
Jun 27 2017

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced an...

Scott Pruitt signs proposed rule to postpone effluent limitations guidelines
Jun 1 2017

U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Administrator Scott Pruitt signed a proposed rule to postpone compliance dates for the...

EPA protects Oklahoma groundwater from wastewater injection
May 11 2017

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) recently awarded $100,323 to the ...

Texas receives $8.3 million from EPA for water quality & environmental programs
May 10 2017

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) awarded the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ) a performance partnership grant of $8,...

Apr 13 2017

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Wastewater treatment plants provide an invaluable service to our communities. Plants are...

Mar 30 2017

Name: John M. Asplund Wastewater Treatment Facility
Location: Anchorage, Alaska
Size:...

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Mar 10 2017

Amanda McInnis has been promoted to wastewater principal program delivery manager and will be based in...

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Mar 3 2017

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has selected the National Rural Water Assn. as the Environmental Finance Center (EFC) to support...

Tampa, Florida, wastewater, beer, competition, challenge, brew
Sep 14 2016

The WateReuse Assn. issued a challenge to Florida home brewers—turn recycled water into great-tasting beer. More than 100 home brewers from the...

Sep 1 2016

Treasury Wine Estates Ltd. (TWE) planned to expand the capacity of its existing Matua Marlborough winery in New...

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Aug 11 2016

A partnership of water sector organizations—the National Assn. of Clean Water Agencies (NACWA), the Water Environment Federation (WEF), the Water...

Aug 2 2016

The Somersworth, N.H., Wastewater Treatment Plant serves a city with a...