From the Editor

  1. Bringing The Water Loss Fight Home During ‘Fix A Leak Week’
    4/29/2016

    The U.S. EPA estimates that more than one trillion gallons of water are lost through household leaks every year. It introduced “Fix a Leak Week” to bring that number down.

  2. The Bible On Effective Utility Management
    4/28/2016

    The U.S. EPA and multiple water groups recently gathered during Water Week 2016 in Washington, D.C. to announce updates to a core document of effective utility management (EUM). If utilities aren't already familiar with this document, they need to be. 

  3. Is Capacitive Deionization The Key To Desalination?
    4/28/2016

    Capacitive deionization can remove ions, like salt, from water. With a lower energy cost than many other desalination methods, could it be the answer to drought?

  4. The Unknown Bacteria Behind Anammox
    4/26/2016

    A recent study into one of the world’s first anammox reactors has determined the organisms behind the process, including a mysterious “dark matter” microbe. Do they hold the key to improving wastewater nutrient removal?

  5. The Future Of Industrial Water Reuse
    4/25/2016

    A market expert shines a light on the bright spots and trouble spots for industrial water reuse, revealing who should consider the practice and why.

  6. When It’s Time To Consider Ice Pigging
    4/21/2016

    Ice pigging is a method for cleaning pipes that combines the effectiveness of invasive techniques with the limited disruption of non-invasive techniques.

  7. Methods For Making Ultrapure Water
    4/19/2016

    To break down the treatment options here are three popular ultrapure treatment processes from leading technology suppliers.

  8. Pennsylvania Storm Highlights Need For Better Stormwater Management
    4/12/2016

    Stormwater management is key at any wastewater treatment facility. But sometimes even the most prepared utility is overwhelmed by a massive weather event.

  9. Cities Across The U.S. Invest In Water Treatment Plan Upgrades
    4/12/2016

    Although the headlines often highlight the slow pace of progress at water/wastewater utilities, numerous cities throughout the U.S. are investing in water projects.

  10. Empowering Water Entrepreneurship: Flexible Filtration Gel Shaped For A World Of Contaminants
    4/12/2016

    Part three in our series on the “Pow! emPowering Opportunities in Water” competition from Veolia, The Water Council, and the Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation takes a closer look at winning company WAVVE Stream Inc.