Wastewater News

  1. EPA Provides Nearly $70M Loan For Omaha Water Infrastructure Upgrades
    6/21/2018

    The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) issued a $69.7M loan to the City of Omaha, Nebraska, to help finance its Saddle Creek Retention Treatment Basin. This marks the second loan to be issued under EPA’s Water Infrastructure Finance and Innovation Act (WIFIA) program.

  2. Xylem Highlights Its Continuing Commitment To Global Sustainability In Its Annual Sustainability Report: ‘The Opportunity Of A Lifetime’
    6/21/2018

    Recently, Xylem, a leading global water technology company, published its 2017 Sustainability Report: "The Opportunity of a Lifetime," which outlines its commitment to partnering with customers and communities to pioneer new approaches to help solve the major water challenges of our time.

  3. Duperon® Wastewater Washer Compactor Option Reduces Energy, Debris Hauling, And Maintenance Costs
    6/20/2018

    Duperon Corporation, leader in innovative preliminary liquids/solids separation systems, has announced that the discharge extension option for its patented washer compactor is now widely available.

  4. National Study Examines Drugs In Wastewater
    6/20/2018

    Scientists from the U.S. Geological Survey have published a major study of how pharmaceutical companies pollute the environment by sending their wastewater to treatment plants.

  5. Ostara And Krevox Partner To Build Nutrient Recovery Facility At Cielcza Sewage Treatment Plant To Reduce Phosphorus And Protect The Baltic Sea
    6/20/2018

    Ostara and Krevox announced today they have partnered to build a nutrient recovery facility at the Cielcza Sewage Treatment Plant (STP) to aid in the reduction of phosphorus being emitted to the Baltic Sea.

  6. FS10i Ventilation Air Flow Switch/Monitor Meets NFPA86 Standard For Ovens & Furnaces
    6/20/2018

    Users, specifiers and designers of industrial-grade ovens and furnaces will find the FS10i Flow Switch Monitor from Fluid Components International (FCI) provides a ruggedized, ultra-reliable ventilation air flow switch in compliance with the requirements of the National Fire Prevention Association’s (NFPA) Standard 86 for Ovens and Furnaces.

  7. Progressing Cavity Pump Handles Condition Changes At St. Mary’s Waste Water Treatment Plant In Ontario, Canada
    6/20/2018

    The St. Mary’s Waste Water Treatment Plant facility serves a Town of 7,000 residents. The Town of St. Mary’s owns the sewage treatment plant which has been in existence for more than 30 years.

  8. EPA Outlines Expectations For Next Phase Of Chesapeake Bay Restoration Effort
    6/20/2018

    Recently, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) sent letters to Pennsylvania, New York, Delaware, Maryland, Virginia, West Virginia, and the District of Columbia outlining what the agency expects to see in state and local implementation plans for the third phase of the Chesapeake Bay Total Maximum Daily Load (TMDL).

  9. Key Debate Ahead At Global Biogas Expo On Potential Of Mixing Food Waste And Sewage
    6/19/2018

    Ofwat’s kickstart to the burgeoning £780M bioresources market promises to make an important conference session about combining sewage sludge and food waste a must-visit at Birmingham’s NEC for UK AD & World Biogas Expo 2018 on July 11th & 12th.

  10. U.S. EPA Reaches Agreement With Herzog Wine Cellars To Prevent Unlawful Wastewater Discharges
    6/19/2018

    The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has announced an agreement with Herzog Wine Cellars over violations of the federal Clean Water Act.