According to DOJ, the company, which treats wastewater in a facility separate from its cheese-making plant, repeatedly violated its National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (NPDES) permit over a period of three years, affecting a waterway that flows into the Boise River, a salmon habitat.
The project with the Puerto Rico Aqueduct and Sewer Authority was designed to address technology and automated meter reading upgrades.
The city will pay a total fine of $1.6 million to be split between the federal government and the state of Hawaii to resolve violations of the federal Clean Water Act and the state of Hawaii’s water pollution law.
Howard F. Curren Advanced Wastewater Treatment Plant improved its efficiency by upgrading to online process monitoring and control.
- By Dave Marsh
- Aug 11, 2010
Survey correlates with findings of the American Society of Civil Engineers' "Report Card for America."
EPA fined the town $15,000 and ordered the sewer line be installed as a supplemental environmental project, which is expected to cost about $86,000.
Wastewater treatment expert Samuel Jeyanayagam joins the company while the firm picks up a water and wastewater services contract with Huron East in Ontario.
Stonington will upgrade its Mystic Water Pollution Control Facility with a process developed by Cambridge Water Technology.
EPA's New England office bestows award to Arnold Greenleaf, superintendent of the wastewater treatment plant.
Veolia Water North America has tested this tool in Milwaukee, which will use the information to lower its water impact and carbon footprint as well.
Taking a few minutes out from the 2010 American Water Works Association Annual Conference and Exhibition, Tom Dick, vice president of Water Automation Solutions for Emerson Process Management, shares his company's success in helping water and wastewater facilities find integrated solutions.
- By L.K. Williams, EPonline
- Jul 19, 2010
Applied Water Management won the bid to build a $3.4 million wastewater treatment plant that will serve about 1,000 people in two Home Properties developments.
The Society of Chemical Manufacturers and Affiliates says "inherently safer technology" is not a common sense mandate.
In Pipe Technology says its method helps to optimize current wastewater treatment system infrastructure.
According to EPA, the Wichita, Kan.-based plant generates significant quantities of hazardous waste, including industrial wastewater treatment filter sludge, primer residue waste containing chromium and cadmium, tetrachloroethylene and trichloroethylene waste from degreasers, and hazardous waste oil.
Hydro Engineering's portable, modular wash rack collects wastewater and oil.
Effective July 8, a new directive extends to Sept. 30 a yearlong NEP. It specifies programmed inspections in three regions and unprogrammed ones in the other seven OSHA regions.
China's push to build more sewage treatment plants and otherwise improve water quality call for belt filter presses as well as granular media filters.