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.
EPA is reissuing permits for significant wastewater facilities to protect the Potomac River and Chesapeake Bay.
The Innovative Sanitation as a Business Program grant will support solutions in Africa, Asia, and Latin America.
The city will implement a comprehensive, system-wide plan to ensure that all sanitary sewer overflows associated with insufficient capacity of its separate wastewater collection system are prevented within 12 years.
The agency says the company is exceeding its permitted industrial wastewater discharge, which is piped to Tonawanda's sanitary sewer system.
Inter-American Development Bank and The Coca-Cola Foundation have provided for funds for the program's expansion.
Veolia Water North America has signed a public-private partnership contract with Hollister, Calif., for its 2.1-million-gallons-per-day membrane bioreactor facility.