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.
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:...

hdr, amanda mcinnis, wastewater
Mar 10 2017

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

national rural water association, epa, environmental finance center, wastewater
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...

water, wastewater, award, utility, public, private
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...

Hawaii, U.S. Army, EPA
Jun 23 2016

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced an agreement with the U.S. Army to close four illegal large capacity cesspools on Oahu...

JWC Environmental grinder pumps clogs Scottish Water
Jul 30 2015

Pump blockages and rags are significant barriers to energy and operational efficiencies at pump stations, causing unscheduled shutdowns...

Hopewell Regional Wastewater Treatment Facility nitrogen PC Construction HDR
Mar 10 2015

The city of Hopewell, Va., and Gov. Terry McAuliffe hosted a groundbreaking ceremony for the Hopewell Regional Wastewater Treatment Facility (WWTF...

ISI Envision award sustainable infrastructure Grand Bend Area Wastewater
Mar 4 2015

The Institute for Sustainable Infrastructure (ISI) announced that the Grand Bend Area Wastewater Treatment Facility, located in Ontario on the...