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How To Wipe Out 'Flushable' Wipes

How To Wipe Out 'Flushable' Wipes

More than two years ago, Jefferson Parish, LA, installed Flygt Experior pumps at their worst-performing lift stations — sites that were plagued by clogging, overflows, and daily maintenance requirements. One of the main culprits was nonwoven fabrics, aka "flushable" wipes, which have become a nationwide nuisance for wastewater utilities.  Continue Reading...
Readers’ Choice: Top 10 Water Online Podcasts

Readers’ Choice: Top 10 Water Online Podcasts

At ACE14, Water Online’s “Todd and Todd” radio host duo—Todd Schnick and Todd Youngblood— sat down with over 50 experts from across the water industry.  Here are the Top 10 Water Online Radio interviews from ACE14 based on reader traffic.   Continue Reading...
Rethinking Old Standards:  A Few Small Changes Pave Way For Innovation

Rethinking Old Standards: A Few Small Changes Pave Way For Innovation

Innovation doesn’t necessarily require a brand new concept.  Continue Reading...
Technical Experts Key To The Future Of Water

Technical Experts Key To The Future Of Water

Water is a complex, challenging field— a fact that should be better promoted if the industry wants to move forward, says Rich Lowrie, the water and wastewater industry manager with Krohne.  Continue Reading...
See Data Run: Utilities Catch Up With Infrastructure Data Modeling

See Data Run: Utilities Catch Up With Infrastructure Data Modeling

Technology has the capability to bring people and information together in ways that weren’t possible in years past. Disconnected information has long been a pain point at utilities, but that is being overcome by infrastructure data modeling.  Continue Reading...
Upcoming Tech: Alternatives To Coal-Based Activated Carbon, Magnetite Ballasted, And More

Upcoming Tech: Alternatives To Coal-Based Activated Carbon, Magnetite Ballasted, And More

In this Water Online interview, Paul Rice of Evoqua talks about the company’s variety of technologies which span across a wide range of water treatment solutions. One highlight is Evoqua’s AquaCarb CX, a coconut shell-based activated carbon that offers an alternative to coal-based activated carbon for removing disinfection byproducts, tastes, and odors.  Continue Reading...
The Reward Of Risk: New Tech Pays Off

The Reward Of Risk: New Tech Pays Off

The engineering community can sometimes be weary of trying anything other than the technologies they are already accustomed to, says Rich Cavagnaro of Adedge, a purification technology company with a focus on nitrates and radionuclides.  Continue Reading...
Utilities Get “Smart” About Disaster Preparation

Utilities Get “Smart” About Disaster Preparation

To prepare for an emergency, one of the smartest things a utility can do is have a smart water network, says Tom Mills of Sensus in an interview with Water Online Radio.  Continue Reading...
Water-Energy Nexus Data Drives Operational Efficiency

Water-Energy Nexus Data Drives Operational Efficiency

When a water manager wants to optimize energy use as part of their operational plan, it helps to have the right software systems in place. Once you do, the big question is how to utilize it to get the most out of the relationship between power and water.  Continue Reading...
The Evolution Of Low-Energy UV Disinfection

The Evolution Of Low-Energy UV Disinfection

Conventional ultraviolet (UV) disinfection is a great, but often expensive, solution for the destruction of pathogens in drinking water. All those lamps and power emissions add up. But what if you could perform the same job with 1/10 of the power used by conventional systems?  Continue Reading...