More Regulations and Legislation Features

  1. The Growth Of A Carbon Company

    Jacobi Carbons Inc., the largest worldwide manufacturer of coconut shell activated carbon, will be celebrating it’s 100th birthday in 2016.

  2. What You Need To Know About The ELD Mandate And Hours Of Service Regulations

    The Electronic Logging Devices (ELD) rule was published by the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) on December 16, 2015. It aims to improve compliance with existing (Hours of Service) HOS rules by automating the recording of HOS and (Driver Vehicle Inspection Reports) DVIR through the use of ELDs.

  3. GF Piping Systems Reveals Full Scope Of Products And Applications

    Brian LaBelle, director of marketing for GF Piping Systems, sat down with Water Online Radio for this live interview from the show floor at WEFTEC 2011 in Los Angeles. LaBelle shares with the audience the genesis of the company, and how its product range has grown to accommodate every aspect of the water cycle.

  4. Clari-DAF® System Provides Effective TOC Removal For Cambridge WTP

    To ensure treated water complied with the most stringent drinking water standards, including the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Stage 2 Disinfectants and Disinfection Byproducts Rule (State 2 DBPR), the City of Cambridge, MA, WTP decided to implement a robust multibarrier treatment solution.

  5. Case Study: Gilbert-Summit Rural Water District - Gilbert, South Carolina

    This radium removal pilot study was conducted for Gilbert-Summit Rural Water District in Gilbert, South Carolina. The raw water source for this pilot study was taken prior to any treatment, or the addition of any chemicals, and therefore operated only when the well was operating. Water from the well is treated with blended phosphate, fluoride and chlorine before it enters the distribution system. Naturally occurring radionuclides in the Gilbert- Summit Water District’s raw water source exceed current Maximum Contaminant Levels (MCL’s) for combined radium

  6. Pilot Study Shows Reduced Radium Levels In Public Water Supply

    The Town of Cortland owns and operates a Public Water System  to supply potable water to approximately 2,100 residents. Cortland selected Water Remediation Technology's (WRT) Z-88 Radium Removal Process as a possible cost effective solution for their radium problem. The purpose of this pilot study is to demonstrate the effectiveness of the treatment process on high radium and gross alpha water, establish design parameters for the full scale systems, and meet regulatory piloting requirements.

  7. Encore® 700 Chemical Feed Pumps Provide Reliable Service Over 20 Years In Santa Barbara
    The 37 million gallon per day William B. Cater Water Treatment plant serves City of Santa Barbara with the majority of its drinking water while also supplying treated water to the districts of Montecito Water, Carpinteria Valley Water, Goleta Water, and La Cumbre Water.
  8. Ozone To Enhance Removal Of Iron And Manganese And Reduction Of THM

    The U.S. EPA's promulgation of the Stage 2 Disinfection By-Products Rule required  the Public Works Department of Danvers, MA, to establish a Two-Phase upgrade of the plant’s treatment process in order to comply.

  9. Endress+Hauser Presents Complete Instrumentation And Optimization Solutions

    Nick Camin of Endress+Hauser sits down with Water Online Radio to discuss how process instrumentation can save money, simplify processes, and make life easier for plant operators.

  10. City Validates Innovative Reuse Treatment Options Without RO

    Hollywood, Florida’s 55.5 MGD Southern Regional Wastewater Treatment Plant (SRWWTP) treats wastewater from Hollywood and six neighboring municipalities in the southern region of Broward County. Florida’s outfall rule requires the city to begin a process to largely eliminate the use of its ocean outfall and implement 20.4 MGD of additional reuse on an annual basis.