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Aug 11 2021Industrial Water
A proposed 100-acre sand and gravel mining operation is under consideration in New Beaver, a borough in Lawrence County, Pennsylvania.  According to…
Aug 10 2021One Water
The U.S. Senate passed the Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act after months of bipartisan negotiations between the Biden Administration and a…
Aug 9 2021One Water
California shut down a major hydroelectric power plant at Lake Oroville due to water levels falling near the minimum necessary to generate power. The…
Aug 5 2021Day Zero
Emergency regulations to temporarily stop thousands of farmers, landowners and others from diverting water from the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta…
Aug 4 2021Industrial Water
Two new facilities have been unveiled in Fort St. John, in British Columbia, Canada, which are designed to improve emergency training and increase…
Aug 3 2021Contaminants
The U.S. EPA published preliminary Toxics Release Inventory (TRI) data about chemical releases, chemical waste management, and pollution prevention…
Aug 2 2021Legislation
Delaware Governor John Carney signed into law House Bill 200, the Clean Water for Delaware Act. This bill creates a new Clean Water Trust with the…
Mami Hara
Mami Hara
Jul 30 2021Legislation
The Board of Directors of the US Water Alliance announced that Mami Hara will be the organization’s next CEO.  According to US Water Alliance, Mami…
Jul 29 2021Legislation
Updated August 4, 2021 The Association of State Drinking Water Administrators Regulatory and Legislative Affairs Manager Wendi Wilkes poured through…
Jul 28 2021Wastewater Treatment
Governor Tom Wolf announced the investment of $97 million for 25 drinking water, wastewater, storm water, and nonpoint source projects across 19…
Jul 27 2021Industrial Water
The U.S. EPA announced that it is initiating a rule-making process to strengthen certain wastewater pollution discharge limits for coal power plants…
Jul 26 2021Lead
New Jersey will replace all its lead water pipes within the next decade as part of a new plan. This is specifically part of a three-bill package…
Jul 23 2021Industrial Water
On July 1, 2021, the Center for Biological Diversity petitioned the Ninth Circuit to review EPA’s issuance of the 2021 National Pollutant Discharge…
Jul 22 2021Sewer Rehabilitation
Debris overwhelmed the Hyperion sewage treatment plant in Playa del Rey, Los Angeles, on July 18. Officials were forced to use an emergency measure…
Jul 21 2021Contaminants
The House will vote this week on H.R. 2467, the PFAS Action Act.  The bill is co-sponsored by Michigan Reps. Debbie Dingell, and Fred Upton, along…
Jul 19 2021Wastewater Treatment
A federal judge ruled Maui County, Hawaii, must get permits to operate injection wells which are polluting the ocean. According to The Honolulu Star…
Jul 14 2021Funding
The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Secretary Tom Vilsack announced that the USDA is investing $307 million to modernize rural drinking water…
Jul 14 2021Industrial Water
The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors will consider a substitute motion that seeks enhanced enforcement against water theft and illegal…
Jul 13 2021Regulations
The U.S. EPA announced Draft Contaminant Candidate List 5 (CCL 5), which provides an updated list of drinking water contaminants known or anticipated…
Jul 12 2021Contaminants
West Palm Beach, Florida, has agreed to share its water data following an outbreak of algal toxin in the water supply. Palm Beach will no longer seek…
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