Wastewater Management News

  1. Bureau Of Reclamation Launches Prize Competition Seeking Improved Methods For Monitoring Pathogens To Facilitate Water Reuse
    5/10/2018

    The Bureau of Reclamation is launching a new prize competition that is seeking improved methods to sample and monitor for pathogens, specifically viruses, in order to help with indirect and direct reuse of wastewater.

  2. Launch Of SWAN Asia-Pacific Alliance To Accelerate Smart Water And Wastewater Growth In The Region
    5/8/2018

    In a first of its kind, the Smart Water Networks Forum (SWAN) has launched the SWAN Asia-Pacific Alliance, which will be free to join in its first year. The APAC Alliance, which includes progressive utilities and leading solution providers, seeks to advance the use of “smart”, data-driven water and wastewater solutions across the fast-growing region.

  3. Mayor Turner and Keep Houston Beautiful Launch 'Adopt-A-Drain' Program To Help Remove Debris And Reduce Street Flooding
    5/2/2018

    Mayor Turner and Amy Reed, executive director of Keep Houston Beautiful, announced the launch of the City's new Adopt-A-Drain Program, which is a partnership between Houston Public Works, Keep Houston Beautiful and community partners.

  4. New Report: Companies Reap Significant Benefits Using Building Information Modeling For Water And Wastewater Projects
    5/2/2018

    Better design solutions, increased client satisfaction, and reduced errors and omissions on project documents are among top benefits reported.

  5. Xylem To Showcase Latest Smart Water Solutions And Expertise At IFAT 2018
    5/2/2018

    As water managers around the world grapple with intensifying water and wastewater infrastructure challenges, including pipe leaks, energy intensive operations, and complex network management issues, smart water technologies can transform how these challenges are addressed, improving the effectiveness and productivity of operations.

  6. CULTEC Filtration System Earns Environmental Technology Verification (ETV)
    5/1/2018

    A filtration system designed by CULTEC that removes total suspended solids (TSS) from stormwater has earned performance verification from Globe Performance Solutions (GPS), Canada’s leader in Environmental Technology Verification (ETV). 

  7. Mueller Adds Reclaimed Water Wrench Nut For Resilient Wedge Gate Valves To Enhance Security And Water Identity
    4/30/2018

    Mueller resilient wedge gate valves now have an option for a purple pentagon-shaped wrench nut, intended for reclaimed water service installations.  

  8. Envirosight’s Quickview airHD Awarded 2018 New Product Of The Year By Environmental Protection
    4/30/2018

    Envirosight, a market-leading provider of municipal sewer inspection equipment, has received Environmental Protection’s 2018 New Product of the Year award for its Quickview airHD 2.0 zoom assessment camera.

  9. University Of Maryland Takes Second Prize In EPA Annual Campus RainWorks Challenge For Innovative Design Of Green Infrastructure On Campus
    4/26/2018

    The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced the winners of its sixth annual Campus RainWorks Challenge, a national collegiate competition that engages the next generation of environmental professionals to design innovative solutions for stormwater pollution.

  10. New Entry-Level, Automated Titrators Accelerate Laboratory Productivity
    4/26/2018

    A new series of entry-level, automated potentiometric laboratory-grade titrators has been designed to make titrations easier, more reliable and more accurate than manual alternatives, across a wide range of QC/QA applications within food and beverage, drinking water, wastewater, chemical and petrochemical, personal care, agriculture and academic markets.