Newsletter | January 23, 2014

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Dry-Pit Submersible Pumps Restore Operational Balance
By Flygt -- A Xylem Brand
After anticipated growth of the New Jersey casino industry fell short, Atlantic City Sewerage Company’s Baltic Avenue Pump Station was left with grossly-oversized long-shaft sewage pumps that operated inefficiently and were prone to cavitation.


Online TOC Analysis In The Drinking Water Treatment Process
By OI Analytical
The OI Analytical 9210p Online TOC Analyzer employs the heated persulfate oxidation technique for analysis of source water and finished drinking water.


Corrosion In Wastewater Systems: More Than One Bug
By Heather Ramsey, John Davis, and Gary Hall, Sauereisen, Inc.
The role of various bacteria in the destruction of concrete in wastewater systems has been recognized since 1945. Already susceptible to old age, wastewater infrastructure systems are also threatened by corrosive bacteria — but they needn't be.


Hydrant Security: Taking That First Step
By Mueller Co.
Until Sept. 11, fire hydrant security had more to do with “hindrance” than “prevention.” It was the theft of hydrant parts, vandalism, and unauthorized operation of hydrants for water that utilities tried to thwart, and that hydrant locking devices were intended to address.

From The Editor

EPA Stormwater Ruling: How Will It Impact Utilities?
A little-know provision within the Clean Water Act (CWA) could soon have a very big impact on how stormwater is regulated.  

Industry News

Is Sea Ice Desalination The Solution To Water Scarcity In China?

Over $600 Million Goes To Water In California Budget Proposal

EPA Releases Assessment Describing Copper, Cold Mining Impacts On Bay

DC Water Preps For Global Warming

Bill Could Give Florida Ratepayers More Power Over Utilities

Utilities, New Technology Help Reduce Home Water Use By 5%

Freezing Temperatures Place Commercial Properties In Hot Water

Dewatering System To Help Improve Mining Tailings Pond Management

Water Industry Considers New Trade Bill

California Declares Drought Emergency
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Occupational Safety And Utility Compliance

An Overview Of The New Hazard Communication Standard With The GHS
By Sheldon Primus, MPA, COSS
The Globally Harmonized System (GHS) for classification and labeling of chemicals is a logical, comprehensive, and international approach. The GHS is the brainchild of a special committee in the United Nations (UN), beginning back in 1992. At that time, compliance was expected by 2000, but the first GHS document wasn’t published until 2003.

An Overview Of The New Hazard Communication Standard With The GHS

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Wireless Underground Monitoring Brochure
Telog’s Ru-32 and 32m RTUs (recording telemetry units) provide real-time monitoring and alarming of pressure, flow sensors, and meters in harsh underground environments typical of water distribution systems.

Recordall Combo Meter Datasheet
The Badger Meter Recordall Combo Meter combines two metering technologies in one package. A positive displacement chamber measures low flow, while a turbine chamber records high flow.

SCADAPack Smart RTU Brochure
SCADAPack Smart RTU from Schneider Electric combines the monitoring and communications capabilities of remote terminal units with the processing power of programmable controllers, providing superior functionality wherever remote processes require automatic supervision and autonomous control.

AquaTrace PPB Dissolved Oxygen Analyzer Datasheet
This trace dissolved oxygen sensor will measure accurately in pure water processes. Monitoring at trace oxygen levels in critical processes will allow quick response and minimize costly downtime. 

P/R60C-5 pH/ORP Probe Datasheet
The P60C-5 pH and the R60C-5 ORP probes are the latest additions to the legendary Aquametrix differential probe family. It fills the gap for a 1” fixed insertion, MNPT probe, and uses the same electrodes and salt bridge as the 1” variable insertion P60C-6 probe.

Hydro-Clear Sand Filter Brochure
When you need gravity filtration, use the Hydro-Clear pulsed-bed sand filtration system. It features a unique underdrain system, and a shallow bed of monomedia, fine-grained sand, a design which permits the filter media to be "pulsed" periodically as solids build up.
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