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Oct 22 2019
The Sierra Club has filed suit against GenOn Power Midwest, claiming its coal-fired generating station is discharging heated wastewater into the…
Oct 21 2019
Approximately 11 million gal of sewage and storm water poured into the Grand and Red Cedar rivers, according to Lansing State Journal. 10 million gal…
Oct 18 2019
A trapped dead body clogged up pumps in the Tijuana River and caused approximately 14.5 million gal of treated and untreated wastewater to flow into…
Oct 18 2019
Breweries are concerned an upcoming Supreme Court case over water pollution in Maui could overhaul the Clean Water Act and harm their water supply.…
Oct 17 2019
San Antonio Water System’s (SAWS) is hitting some customers with high water bills because of its rate structure, which was built with an equity lens…
Oct 16 2019
A new plant in Ventura City will use indirect potable reuse to take and treat wastewater that once went into the estuary.  Through indirect potable…
Oct 15 2019
On Oct. 2, Governor Newsom signed into law Senate Bill 205 (Hertzberg), which addresses the issue of industrial facilities that remain unregulated by…
Oct 15 2019
Thousands of dead fish were found floating off of the coastal areas of Las Piñas and Parañaque cities in the Philippines, according to Gulf News. …
Oct 14 2019
A proposal to divert the wastewater being dumped into Plymouth Harbor in Massachusetts onto rapid infiltration beds is in the works.  According to…
Oct 11 2019
South Korea’s Ministry of Oceans and Fisheries (MOF) deemed the danger of Japan’s contaminated water from the Fukushima Nuclear Power Plant as an…
Oct 10 2019
New safety concerns emerge after researchers in Southern Calif. discovered the prevalence of antibiotic resistant genes (ARG) in groundwater samples…
Oct 9 2019
The first project of its kind, Dubai’s Wasan Sewage Treatment Plant is using biogas to produce green energy. The project’s objective is to reduce the…
Oct 8 2019
U.S. Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross has announced that the department’s Economic Development Administration (EDA) is investing $48 million in the…
Oct 8 2019
The discharge of treated wastewater from Berkeley Pit into Silver Bow Creek in Butte, Mont. has begun.  Montana Resources and Atlantic Richfield Co…
Oct 7 2019
Paso Robles, Calif., has finally completed the city’s Tertiary Treatment Facility, one of the largest infrastructure projects in its history.…
A plastic pipe in a ditch
An overview of non-destructive testing and evaluation techniques have been introduced by Plastics Pipe Institute.
Oct 4 2019
Plastic Pipes Inspection Methods Report Now Available The Plastics Pipe Institute, Inc. (PPI) has published a new document that provides an overview…
Oct 4 2019
The U.S. EPA has sent a notice that San Francisco is in violation of the federal Clean Water Act.  The agency claims San Francisco has neglected its…
Oct 3 2019
Locals have filed a class-action lawsuit against Tennessee American Water (TAWC) after a massive water main break in Chattanooga that left thousands…
Oct 2 2019
Last week at the 92nd Annual Water Environment Federation Technical Exhibition and Conference (WEFTEC), the U.S. EPA announced the Water Workforce…
WEFTC 19 banner and logo hangs from the vaulted ceiling in McCormick Place
WWD, WQP and SWS editors highlight their favorite Tweets and Facebook posts from WEFTEC 19 in Chicago.
Sep 26 2019
Follow WWD on Social Media Facebook Twitter LinkedIn The Water Environment Federation Technical Exhibition and Conference (WEFTEC) may be…
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