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Dec 28 2000
The American Traffic Safety Services Association's (ATSSA's) Traffic Expo '98 is geared toward the traffic safety industry, offering access to…
Dec 28 2000
In less than 10 years, shower filters have grown from a non-industry to a significant niche market. Consumers, at first only concerned with the…
Dec 28 2000
The bottled water industry is exposed to regulations from the local level through the international level. The industry as a whole attempts to…
Dec 28 2000
For the truck operator who has wished for something close to a Big Brother to keep an eye on the trucks that he sends down the road every day, Mack…
Dec 28 2000
The real strength of Windows lies in its universal nature. Users already are quite familiar with its procedures, so learning curves on new equipment…
Dec 28 2000
As development throughout the world booms, so does the potential for a variety of environmental problems and challenges. One such challenge facing…
Dec 28 2000
A deteriorating infrastructure is one of the biggest concerns for municipal wastewater systems. According to the EPA's 1992 Needs Survey Report to…
Dec 28 2000
The mention of "fractures" conjures up images in variability and unpredictability to many groundwater hydrologists. Anecdotal evidence of this…
Dec 28 2000
When Franklin, Ohio, sold its wastewater treatment plant to a private firm in 1995 as part of a special EPA demonstration project, many thought this…
Dec 28 2000
The Fairfax County Water Authority is the largest water utility in Virginia, serving more than 1.1 million people in Northern Virginia. Created in…
Dec 28 2000
Cryptosporidium is a parasitic microorganism found in the environment (mainly in surface waters) as a robust oocyst. Cryptosporidial oocysts are…
Dec 28 2000
On the basis of previous studies, metals and organics contamination of sediments in a stormwater collection/conveyance canal at Miami International…
Dec 28 2000
The studies evaluated the total suspended solids (TSS) performance and biological oxidation demand (BOD) of different media sizes and arrangements.…
Dec 28 2000
Located in Westbrook, Conn., Westbrook Factory Stores is the first project in the state to utilize state-of-the-art technology for wastewater…
Dec 28 2000
Like Rodney Dangerfield, many flaggers may feel they just don't get any respect. Certainly not from motorists, who take out their frustrations on the…
Dec 28 2000
Four years ago, the National Cooperative Highway Research Program published Report 350, Recommended Procedures for the Safety Performance Evaluation…
Dec 28 2000
Shutting down a water storage reservoir for renovation in a large urban water district is not a simple matter. The outage can interrupt service to…
Dec 28 2000
Since the inception of waste discharge regulations in California (both by the Regional Water Quality Control Boards and the U.S. EPA), the self…
Dec 28 2000
The end of the sewer line for unincorporated Sedgwick County is the Kansas Coliseum. Home to two professional sports teams, the 10,000-seat events…
Dec 28 2000
Over 30 years have passed since environmental concerns by U.S. citizens resulted in regulations to require the treatment of our municipal sewage and…
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