EPA's future depends on water and wastewater professionals

March 21, 2024
EPA Water Assistant Administrator Bruno Pigott shares his goals for the future of the industry and how EPA aims to realize that vision.

The future of society is written in water, and water and wastewater professionals are a vital component of that future, especially for U.S. EPA's Office of Water.

Bruno Pigott took office as assistant administrator for the Office of Water in late February after the departure of former assistant administrator Radhika Fox, who moved to Xylem. Pigott has a 30 years history as a public servant and 20 of those years were spent with the Indiana Department of Environmental Management.

In this interview, he explains what his goals are for the Office of Water, his vision for the industry's future, and the actions EPA will take in the coming months and years to safeguard the most precious resource on Earth: water. 

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About the Author

Bob Crossen

Bob Crossen is the editorial director for the Endeavor Business Media Water Group, which publishes WaterWorld, Wastewater Digest and Stormwater Solutions. Crossen graduated from Illinois State University in Dec. 2011 with a Bachelor of Arts in German and a Bachelor of Arts in Journalism. He worked for Campbell Publications, a weekly newspaper company in rural Illinois outside St. Louis for four years as a reporter and regional editor. 

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