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Apr 19 2021Water Recycling & Reuse
A project to provide clean drinking water to thousands of people living on tribal lands is underway. Tribal, state and federal officials signed a…
Apr 16 2021Funding
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Administrator Michael S. Regan announced a $156 million Water Infrastructure Finance and Innovation Act (…
Apr 15 2021Industrial Water
The U.S. EPA announced a proposed Clean Water Act (CWA) settlement with Texas-based Arrow Midstream Holdings, LLC (Arrow Midstream). EPA alleges that…
Apr 14 2021Wastewater Treatment
State officials announced plans to fund the permanent closure of the former Piney Point fertilizer processing plant property. A leak was discovered…
Apr 13 2021Industrial Water
The U.S. EPA announced a proposed settlement with Merit Energy Company of Dallas, Texas, resolving alleged violations of the Clean Water Act. As a…
Apr 12 2021clean water act
The U.S. EPA is planning to file a consent agreement and final order for a South Charleston corporation with the civil administrative penalty pending…
Apr 8 2021Industrial Water
The Texas Water Action Collaborative (TxWAC) has been formed to focus on the Trinity River, which 7.5 million people in Dallas-Fort Worth depend on…
Apr 7 2021Sewer Overflows
After a chunk of ice was wedged in a frozen Madawaska, Maine pipe, tens of thousands of gallons of untreated wastewater flooded into the St. John…
EPA Director Michael Regan and Acting Assistant Administrator Radhika Fox hosted a water and wastewater utility round table about the American Jobs Plan.
EPA Director Michael Regan and Acting Assistant Administrator Radhika Fox hosted a water and wastewater utility round table about the American Jobs Plan April 5..
Apr 6 2021Funding
Water utility managers and their community partners discussed the American Jobs Plan with EPA Director Michael Regan in a roundtable discussion U.S.…
Apr 6 2021clean water act
Former superintendent of Iowa's Sioux City Wastewater Treatment Plant who pleaded guilty to cheating on environmental testing at the plant was…
Apr 5 2021Leak Detection Services
Manatee County, Florida, is under a state of emergency and more than 300 homes were ordered evacuated due to a leak at a wastewater reservoir,…
Apr 1 2021Legislation
U.S. President Joe Biden unveiled a more than $2 trillion infrastructure package, known as The American Jobs Plan March 31. For the water sector, the…
Mar 31 2021Legislation
President Joe Biden is set to unveil a more than $2 trillion infrastructure package March 31, which includes $111 billion for drinking water…
Mar 30 2021Industrial Water
The EPA Office of Water published an advance notice of a proposed rule-making (ANPRM) under the Clean Water Act (CWA) that could lead to development…
Mar 29 2021Energy Efficiency
The Association of Metropolitan Water Agencies (AMWA) wrote a letter to EPA Administrator Michael Regan to highlight a number of major issues of…
Mar 26 2021Legislation
The Senate Environment and Public Works (EPW) Committee unanimously passed the Drinking Water and Wastewater Infrastructure ACT (DWWIA) of 2021 Mar.…
Mar 24 2021Funding
The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) announced awards totaling $27.5 million for 16 water infrastructure projects.  According to DOE, these projects…
Mar 23 2021Industrial Water
A study found that historic sources of mercury pollution are driving higher concentrations of the contaminant in sport fish that live and feed in the…
Mar 22 2021World Water Day
To commemorate World Water Day, the U.S. EPA announced the availability of $2.7 billion for State Revolving Funds (SRFs) to assist states, tribes,…
Mar 22 2021Groundwater
A study published by University of Hawai'i at Mānoa earth scientists showed that tidally-driven groundwater inundation of wastewater infrastructure…
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