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  1. ReNEW Water Project Measures Water, Nutrients, Energy Recovered By U.S. Utilities

    The first-ever analysis of resource recovery by U.S. water utilities shows significant progress in using biosolids and generating energy, but large growth opportunities in water reuse and nutrient capture.

  2. Pentair X-Flow Membranes Deliver Reliable, Cleaner Water For 600,000 People At Germany’s Largest Ultrafiltration Treatment Plant

    In the treatment of surface water to drinking water, public health and the safe removal of microorganisms has the highest priority. The next priority is usually to do this as cost-effectively as possible.

  3. Janney Acts As Exclusive Financial Advisor On The $41.9M Sale Of Clearwater Solutions To Nuverra Environmental Solutions

    Nuverra Environmental Solutions, Inc. announced that it has acquired Clearwater Solutions, a leading operator of saltwater disposal wells (SWDs) in the Marcellus and Utica Shale areas, for $41.9M, subject to customary purchase price adjustments.

  4. Open-Storm Detroit Dynamics Team Wins First-Ever LIFT Intelligent Water Systems Challenge

    A team from the Great Lakes Water Authority and the University of Michigan won the first-ever Intelligent Water Systems Challenge for using data analytics to develop a tool to maximize the use of existing collection systems and minimize combined sewer overflows in Detroit.

  5. WaterStep Provides Water And Disinfectant For Desperate Rural Communities In North Carolina

    Louisville-based non-profit WaterStep has returned from a week-long trip to aid those affected by Hurricane Florence in North Carolina.

  6. Teams From University Of British Columbia, University Of Colorado Win 2018 Student Design Competition

    The Water Environment Federation (WEF) proudly announces students from the University of British Columbia and University of Colorado as winners of the 2018 Student Design Competition. The 17th annual competition took place during WEFTEC 2018, WEF's 91st annual technical exhibition and conference.

  7. Nestlé Waters Allentown Factories Achieve Globally Recognized Water Stewardship Certification

    Nestlé Waters North America announced recently that its Allentown, Pennsylvania factories received certification under the Alliance for Water Stewardship (AWS) Standard. 

  8. EPA Honors New Jersey WaterSense Partner For Water Saving Innovation

    Recently, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) honored 20 water utilities, manufacturers, builders, and organizations for protecting the environment by creating and promoting WaterSense labeled fixtures, homes, and programs. 

  9. WEF Announces Fourth Year Of MS4 Award Winners At WEFTEC 2018

    Twenty-two high-performing municipalities received recognition in the fourth annual National Municipal Stormwater and Green Infrastructure Awards on Oct. 1.

  10. EPA Reaches Landmark Agreement With Kamehameha Schools To Conduct Cesspool Audit Of Over 3,000 Properties

    Recently, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and Kamehameha Schools (KS) announced a landmark agreement in which KS will audit over 3,000 properties spanning more than 365,000 acres to identify and close large-capacity cesspools (LCCs).