More Regulations and Legislation Features

  1. Cost-Effective Plant Renovation Proves Itself
    5/7/2012

    Rather than build totally new facilities, the award-winning Fond du Lac Regional WWTP adapted existing elements to comply with a stringent ammonia rule change, resolve bypass problems, and double hydraulic capacity, all at less energy usage. 

  2. Case Study: Gilbert-Summit Rural Water District - Gilbert, South Carolina
    9/7/2006

    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

  3. Solving A Taste and Odor Problem Step By Step (Article)
    5/22/2014

    The City of Alliance Ohio’s water system has experienced annual Taste and Odor (T&O) events since the mid 1950’s, when the first of two reservoirs, Deer Creek Reservoir, was placed into service. Nutrient contaminants, in particular phosphorous, in the watershed accumulate in the reservoirs causing algal blooms. By Terry Keep of TrojanUV, Said Abou Abdallah of Arcadis, and Dr. Dean Reynolds, Department of Water Treatment City of Alliance, Ohio

  4. Crafting H2O — The Science And Art Of Beer Making
    9/4/2018

    Cincinnati-based MadTree Brewing Company is serious about how they make their beer. Their scientific approach means that they also pay close attention to the water they use, a message they’re more than happy to share.

  5. GF Piping Systems Reveals Full Scope Of Products And Applications
    11/16/2011

    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.

  6. Project Profile: Geneseo Hills EPA Demonstration Project - Arsenic Removal Geneseo, IL
    5/15/2009

    AdEdge Technologies Inc. (AdEdge) was selected in 2007 by the U.S. EPA and the host site in Round 2a Arsenic Demonstration Program to implement a turnkey arsenic treatment for the Geneseo Hills Community in Geneseo, Il. The Geneseo Hills water system is served by one well with a design flow of 200 gpm, with a backup well. By Adedge Technologies Inc.

  7. Encore® 700 Chemical Feed Pumps Provide Reliable Service Over 20 Years In Santa Barbara
    7/30/2016

    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
    8/15/2001

    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. UV Kind Of Town, Chicago Is (Case Study)
    6/22/2018

    The Metropolitan Water Reclamation District of Greater Chicago (MWRD) — of which the Terrence J. O’Brien Water Reclamation Plant (WRP) is part of — has made a number of upgrades to its treatment process in recent years.

  10. The Growth Of A Carbon Company
    10/30/2015

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