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    Armed Bandits Demand 'Water Tax' From Drought-Plagued Indian Villagers

    Water has become the central focus of an armed hostage situation as bandits demand a "water tax" from villagers in a drought-plagued region of northern India.

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    WWEMA Window: The Necessity of Association

    Keeping up with the changing needs, regulations, and nuances of the water and wastewater markets is too much to ask of any one individual or company.  That is even more true when you add in the complexities of an aging infrastructure, a growing population, and increasing industrial and agricultural needs that continue to provide new opportunities for the thousands of companies in our industry.  Most manufacturers recognize this overwhelming challenge and have come to depend on external nonprofit organizations and the role they play in the continued success and growth of our industries. By John Collins, JCM Industries

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    North Dakota's Safe Tap Water Record Is Tanking

    North Dakota has suffered severe blows to its safe drinking water record in recent years. 

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    Reflective UV Cuts Energy Use By 90%

    NeoTech has created a new reflective ultraviolet (UV) disinfection technology that requires only eight lamps— roughly 1/10 of the number of lamps required in similar flow-sized conventional UV systems—and only about 2kw of power.

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    Could Microtunneling Technologies Mean The End Of Combined Sewer Systems?

    U.S. cities are spending billions of dollars to update antiquated combined sewage systems that no longer serve their urban needs by drawing on underground tunnel-boring equipment.

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    Is It Time For An Intelligent Wastewater Network?

    Mainland Europe has had intelligence in some of its wastewater networks for over ten years now, and some of the oldest real-time control systems in the U.S. date back to the 1980’s. So why has intelligence in the wastewater network not been more abundant?

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    Pipeline Management: Old Isn’t Always Bad

    Bury and forget—that’s how water pipelines are often approached.

  • Water Neutrality: A Myth?
    Water Neutrality: A Myth?

    Some experts say that carbon neutrality is a more useful notion than water neutrality, which is nothing more than a vague and increasingly irrelevant idea, in their view. 

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    Don’t Wait: Detect Leaks In Real Time

    We are a society with little patience. We want what we want when we want it, and not a moment later. That same mentality should be applied to water distribution networks, believes Matt Thomas, vice president of business development with Mueller Systems.

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    AquaPass® Phased Activated Sludge System Video

    The AquaPass Phased Activated Sludge System is a time-managed activated sludge technology that integrates select unit processes into a single biological treatment system for the treatment of wastewater.

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    EPA's Clean Water Act Proposal Questioned By Both Democrats, Republicans

    After the EPA released a contentious plan to extend its jurisdiction over U.S. waters, it is not just the right that's balking at the plan. 

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    Undocumented Immigrants Denied Water Service In Dallas, NC

    Residents of Dallas, NC, are advocating for water utilities to provide service to undocumented immigrants. 

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