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Talk about upgrading the wastewater treatment plant in New York has been ongoing for years
Talk about upgrading the wastewater treatment plant in New York has been ongoing for years.
Nov 27 2018
In Potsdam, N.Y., work on the wastewater treatment plant is moving along with a few bumps that might offset the completion date. According to the…
Neighbors fight plans to discharge wastewater from youth camp in Texas
Neighbors fight plans to discharge wastewater from youth camp in Texas.
Nov 27 2018
In San Antonio, Texas, Commissioners Creek is important to the residents in the area. However, it is even more vital to the Blackwell brothers who…
The California Sustainable Groundwater Management Act’s intent is to ensure all beneficial uses supported by the groundwater basin be protected from over pumping
The California Sustainable Groundwater Management Act’s intent is to ensure all beneficial uses supported by the groundwater basin be protected from over pumping.
Nov 26 2018
About four years ago, the Santa Barbara Channelkeepers filed suit against the city of Ventura, Calif. According to the Ventura County Star, the suit…
Neighbors around the Gold Bar Wastewater Treatment Plant worry a city decision would lead to more odors
Neighbors around the Gold Bar Wastewater Treatment Plant worry a city decision would lead to more odors.
Nov 26 2018
In Edmonton, Alberta, city councilors are raising questions about decisions on the city’s deep sewers. According to the Edmonton Journal, neighbors…
The new Russelectric Distributed Energy Controller
The new Russelectric Distributed Energy Controller.
Nov 23 2018
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For seven years, a town in Alberta’s drinking water has not been monitored
For seven years, a town in Alberta’s drinking water has not been monitored.
Nov 23 2018
In Oyen, Alberta, a former employee of the town has been fined $1,000 for not monitoring the town’s drinking water over a seven year period.…
 A sewer overflow in Alabama is a result of a grease blockage caused by a third party
A sewer overflow in Alabama is a result of a grease blockage caused by a third party.
Nov 22 2018
In Mobile, Ala., the Mobile Area Water & Sewer System (MAWSS) responded to a sanitary sewer overflow on Nov. 20 near 720 Schillinger Road South,…
A Nestle spokesman says the company remains “committed to helping the people of Flint”
A Nestle spokesman says the company remains “committed to helping the people of Flint."
Nov 22 2018
Nestle Waters North America is working on a new bottled water commitment for Flint, Mich. According to MLive, a Nestle spokesman said the company…
In New York, a tainted plume is spreading below ground
In New York, a tainted plume is spreading below ground .
Nov 21 2018
The district surrounding Bethpage, N.Y., will be closing five of its nine drinking water wells, according to WCBS-TV. A tainted plume is spreading…
Neighbor in Oregon, Ohio, could see a 22% increase over three years in water and sewer rates
Neighbor in Oregon, Ohio, could see a 22% increase over three years in water and sewer rates.
Nov 21 2018
In Ohio, the Oregon City Council has moved the issue of water and sewer rates to their regular meeting for an official vote. According to WTOL,…
Councilor Theresa Stehly has been publicly questioning the need for the project in Sioux Falls, S.D.
Councilor Theresa Stehly has been publicly questioning the need for the project in Sioux Falls, S.D.
Nov 20 2018
In South Dakota, Sioux Falls Mayor Paul TenHaken is confronting Councilor Theresa Stehly after she spread misleading information about a planned $260…
South Carolina is fairly rich in freshwater, but supplies are not unlimited
South Carolina is fairly rich in freshwater, but supplies are not unlimited.
Nov 20 2018
The state of South Carolina has taken a important step in protecting its aquifers. According to The Post and Courier, the permitting process, and a…
A California pipeline currently provides water for agricultural use and is used for water treated from the Los Angeles County Sanitation Districts’ wastewater treatment plant
A California pipeline currently provides water for agricultural use and is used for water treated from the Los Angeles County Sanitation Districts’ wastewater treatment plant.
Nov 19 2018
In California, there is a proposal to extend a pipeline for carrying recycled water for two miles. According to The Antelope Valley Press, the…
Experts will begin designing a “smart sewer” for Littleton, Mass. to attract business
Experts will begin designing a “smart sewer” for Littleton, Mass. to attract business.
Nov 19 2018
A small town in Massachusetts is investing in a new sewer system to attract business. According to the Lowell Sun, experts will begin designing a “…
 Pictured (L-R) are Declan Napier, Relationship Director at Lombard, Caroline McKeown, Business Manager, Commercial Banking NI at Ulster Bank and Andrew Lambe, Contracts Manager at Terra Solutions.
Pictured (L-R) are Declan Napier, Relationship Director at Lombard, Caroline McKeown, Business Manager, Commercial Banking NI at Ulster Bank and Andrew Lambe, Contracts Manager at Terra Solutions.
Nov 16 2018
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New Mexico document encourages the treatment and reuse of waste coming from oil and natural gas
New Mexico document encourages the treatment and reuse of waste coming from oil and natural gas.
Nov 16 2018
State and federal officials in New Mexico are warning that decisions about water are becoming complicated and opportunities to tap untraditional…
The Planning Commission recommended denial for a sewage treatment plant on Mahan Gap Road in Ooltewah, Tenn.
The Planning Commission recommended denial for a sewage treatment plant on Mahan Gap Road in Ooltewah, Tenn.
Nov 15 2018
In Ooltewah, Tenn., the Planning Commission recommended denial for a sewage treatment plant on Mahan Gap Road on Nov. 12. According to The…
Sludge spilled out from a wastewater treatment plant and into Christie Creek overnight in South Australia
Sludge spilled out from a wastewater treatment plant and into Christie Creek overnight in South Australia.
Nov 15 2018
A section of Christies Beach in South Australia has been closed following a break-in at a wastewater treatment plant that caused a sludge overflow.…
 Water companies say flushable wipes don’t break down and are causing blockages in the U.K.
Water companies say flushable wipes don’t break down and are causing blockages in the U.K.
Nov 14 2018
Wet wipes being sold as “flushable” in the United Kingdom have failed the water industry’s disintegration tests so far, according to BBC News. The…
State of South Carolina approved substance use in drinking water, even though it was not approved by EPA
State of South Carolina approved substance use in drinking water, even though it was not approved by EPA.
Nov 14 2018
In Denmark, S.C., some residents have been suspicious of the water coming from their taps. According to WTVR-TV, they have been collecting samples…
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