People-powered pump could help prevent spread of dysentery, cholera, and typhoid.
According to the Environmental Protection Agency, preparing for and cleaning up after a holiday meals and parties can use much more water than ordinary, everyday use.
The Vulnerability Self Assessment Tool and the Water Health and Economic Analysis Tool have been developed to help drinking water and other facilities assess their responses to threats and natural disasters.
Indianapolis, Ind., conducted additional engineering studies and found that it could implement less expensive combined sewer overflow control measures to meet Clean Water Act regulations.
Using a University of British Columbia-developed technology, Abrary and his team at Ostara Nutrient Recovery Technologies Inc., have managed to launch four full-scale facilities with two more in the design phase in just five years.
- By Phillip Abrary
- Nov 09, 2010
WinCan 3D™ builds a virtual model of pipeline infrastructure automatically from inspection data, allowing easy visualization and management of underground assets.
The teams tackled wastewater plant expansion challenges and green infrastructure design in the Water Environment Federation's annual contest.
In the latest settlement, the city will expand its system to reduce discharges of untreated combined sewage from about 35 per year to four or less.
In a 20-year partnership, the water system and the renewable energy company will collect methane gas from the sewage treatment process and sell it on the open market.
Proposal packages must be received by 4 p.m. EDT on Oct. 29.
The document includes cost information developed from literature sources, manufacturers, and operating facilities.
As the seawater reverse osmosis industry has evolved and matured over the last 10 years, it is addressing concerns about energy efficiency and ecosystem impacts from concentrate discharge and seawater intake processes.
- By G.G. Pique
- Oct 13, 2010
The proposed rules apply to both multiple hearth and fluidized bed incinerators.
Our judges chose OMI Industries, Excal Visual, KriStar, Calgon Carbon, and Hach as companies having this year's most helpful products among those entered in the first Environmental Protection New Product of the Year awards.
Glen Daigger of CH2M Hill will serve as president of IWA for a two-year term.
This is the third year that the Students and Young Professionals Committee has managed a project in the cities that have hosted the annual conference. This year's project is called "Bioswales in the Bayou" and is designed to stem stormwater flooding in the Ninth Ward.
An Agricultural Research Service study found that spoilage Lactobacilli may have an application in treating textile wastewater.
The consulting firm invited thought leaders to six major conferences and developed recommendations for overcoming barriers to water reuse.
The group will review and discuss in a public meeting final changes to its report.