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May 18 2018
The Washington Suburban Sanitary Commission (WSSC) in Laurel, Md., has announced the approval of the first phase in a $250 million project that will…
May 18 2018
The Wasco Treatment Plant in Bakersfield, Calif., has announced plans to expand its facility. The plant is the first merchant facility in the state…
May 17 2018
On Monday May 14, 2018, The Chicago Park District announced plans to shut off approximately half of the city’s outdoor drinking fountains amid recent…
May 16 2018
Researchers at Oregon State University have unveiled new findings regarding the effects of silver nanoparticles on the wastewater treatment process.…
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 15 2018
The U.S. EPA has announced that it will engage in the rule-making process regarding the practice of “blending” by wastewater treatment plants, which…
May 14 2018
The Muskegon County wastewater treatment plant is facing several issues due to significant buildups of flushable wipes. The plant, located in…
May 11 2018
A newly-constructed water treatment plant built in Redwood Shores, Calif., will implement new technology developed at Stanford University that…
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
The North Orange County Groundwater Basin has long been mired in conflict between the business community present there and the Orange County Water…
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…
May 8 2018
On Monday May 7, 2018, the Philadelphia International Airport suffered a significant water main break, depriving the facility of water pressure to…
May 7 2018
Researchers have long been at work studying the oxygen minimum zone (OMZ) present in the Gulf of Oman in the Arabian Sea. According to the analysis,…
May 3 2018
Pental Limited and Pental Products Pty. Ltd., the parent company of White King, has been fined $700,000 for misleading advertising surrounding “…
May 3 2018
According to a new study executed at Johns Hopkins University, products resulting from newer water treatment practices, such as oxidation with…
May 2 2018
BP American Production Co. has suffered a leak from one of its pipelines, discharging an unknown quantity of wastewater sourced from oil and gas…
May 2 2018
The wastewater treatment plant in Springfield, Mass., will soon be subject to a permit revision handed down by the U.S. EPA. The issue deals with the…
May 1 2018
The U.S. EPA has granted a biofuels exemption to an Oklahoma oil refinery owned by billionaire Carl Icahn, a former adviser to President Donald Trump…
Apr 30 2018
On April 27, 2018, Iain Rankin, environment minister for Nova Scotia, announced plans to cleanup the Canadian province’s Boat Harbour wastewater…
Apr 30 2018
On April 27, 2018, city officials for Kilgore, Texas, approved a new industrial water pretreatment program. The approval was seven years in the…
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