Wastewater Management News

  1. Following Harvey, EPA And Industry Disagree Over Superfund Site Cleanup
    10/24/2017

    When Texas, among other places, was hit with Hurricane Harvey this summer, it faced numerous stormwater management and water quality issues.

  2. After Maria, Puerto Ricans Left Only With Dangerous Water
    10/18/2017

    Many Puerto Ricans remain without tap water service in the wake of Hurricane Maria.

  3. An Estimated $2 Million In Gold Passes Through Swiss Sewage Every Year
    10/18/2017

    It’s not uncommon to hear wastewater efficiency advocates refer to influent as a “resource” rather than “waste.” But it’s unlikely that any of them imagined just how valuable the material flushed through Swiss sewage systems really is.

  4. As Discharged Sewage Contaminates Niagara Falls, Outdated Infrastructure Is To Blame
    10/18/2017

    Niagara Falls may be best known for its majestic, natural beauty, but this precious resource is having a hard time lately as the area’s wastewater treatment swims upstream against fundamental infrastructure issues.

  5. Trihedral’s Glenn Wadden And Barry Baker Win EY Entrepreneur Of The Year Award
    10/17/2017

    At a black-tie ceremony in Moncton, New Brunswick, on October 5th, Trihedral President, Glenn Wadden, and Vice President, Barry Baker, were jointly awarded Entrepreneur of the Year in the Information Technology category for the Atlantic Region.

  6. Nanoantenna Arrays Power A New Generation Of Fluorescence-Based Sensors
    10/16/2017

    Researchers from the Universities of Bristol and Bedfordshire, in collaboration with multinational company ABB, have designed and tested a series of plasmonic nanoantenna arrays that could lead to the development of a new generation of ultrasensitive and low-cost fluorescence sensors that could be used to monitor water quality.

  7. Water Environment & Reuse Foundation Awards Research Contract To Measure Pathogen Infectivity
    10/16/2017

    The Water Environment & Reuse Foundation (WE&RF) recently awarded a contract to the University of Michigan to begin research on Molecular Methods for Measuring Pathogen Viability/Infectivity (Reuse-15-07).

  8. MWRD Candidates Blast Sewage Dumps
    10/16/2017

    In a statement released Monday morning, Green Party candidates for the Board of Commissioners of the Metropolitan Water Reclamation District blasted the current administration for its release of raw sewage and wastewater into Lake Michigan during the weekend's heavy rains.

  9. SensoPro Complete Conductivity Monitoring System
    10/16/2017

    To meet conductivity control needs in online water quality and process applications, Sensorex has introduced the Sensorex SensoPro Toroidal Conductivity Monitoring System.

  10. Water Service Devastated In Puerto Rico
    10/13/2017

    Lack of universal access to water has been one of the most stunning and difficult consequences Puerto Rico has faced after Hurricane Maria devastated the island’s infrastructure.