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  1. Microlitter – A Challenge For Wastewater Treatment Plants
    5/11/2018

    Finnish Environment Institute Researcher and M.Sc. Julia Talvitie’s doctoral dissertation indicates that wastewater treatment plants function well overall for microlitter removal. The vast majority (approx. 99%) of microlitter of 20 micrometers is removed using the normal treatment methods currently in use.

  2. U.S. Water’s Cambridge And Plymouth Facilities Win Minnesota Governor’s Safety Award
    5/11/2018

    U.S. Water’s Cambridge, Minnesota and Plymouth, Minnesota facilities were recognized for excellence in workplace safety and health during the 2017 Governor’s Safety Awards luncheon in Minneapolis. U.S. Water is one of 279 employers to be honored through the awards program, coordinated by the Minnesota Safety Council.

  3. Women In Cleantech Challenge Offers $1M Prize
    5/10/2018

    On May 10, the Honourable Jim Carr unveiled a nationwide challenge for Canada’s aspiring woman cleantech entrepreneurs and innovators to submit their ideas to tackle the world’s most difficult energy and environmental challenges, such as climate change.

  4. EPA Announces Improvements To Keep Massachusetts Waters Clean
    5/10/2018

    Recently, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced a major step forward for Massachusetts' water quality with improved stormwater management requirements as well as an array of training and implementation tools to assist municipalities with implementation.

  5. Hydraulic Institute Announces Our Latest Approved Test Lab Member
    5/10/2018

    The Hydraulic Institute introduces member company, Grundfos CBS as the latest company to have their pump test laboratory approved through the HI Pump Test Lab Approval Program. The approved pump test lab is located in Brookshire, Texas.

  6. ACWA Honors Del Puerto Water District With 2018 Clair A. Hill Water Agency Award For Excellence
    5/10/2018

    The Association of California Water Agencies (ACWA) today presented the prestigious Clair A. Hill Water Agency Award for Excellence to the Del Puerto Water District for its North Valley Regional Recycled Water Program.

  7. Stormwater Purification Award From The City Of Long Beach
    5/10/2018

    Purifics Water, Inc. of London, Ontario (CAN) has been awarded a $4.41M contract by the City of Long Beach, CA for the purchase of stormwater purification equipment. The treatment equipment to be provided by Purifics consists of its patented ceramic ultra-filtration system CUF and photocatalytic oxidation process known as Photo-Cat.

  8. HTP Technology Heralds Step-Change In Wastewater-To-Energy Applications
    5/10/2018

    Trials of a technology that converts wastewater biomass into crude oil and natural gas will feature in BlueTech Forum’s technology showcase, which takes place in Vancouver, Canada on 6-7 June 2018.

  9. Student Scientists To Compete To Represent The U.S. In Stockholm Junior Water Prize Contest
    5/10/2018

    The Water Environment Federation (WEF) proudly announces that 58 high school students have been selected as 2018 state winners of the U.S. Stockholm Junior Water Prize, the nation’s most prestigious youth award for a water-related science project.

  10. DiNapoli: Contamination Of New York's Waterways From Combined Sewer Overflows Remains A Challenge
    5/10/2018

    Last year, billions of gallons of untreated sewage and stormwater impacted more than 200 waterways in New York due to antiquated and overwhelmed sewer systems, according to a report released recently by State Comptroller Thomas P. DiNapoli.