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May 24 2021Wastewater Treatment
The Texas General Land Office announced it awarded the city of Seguin $37.8 million and the city of Marion $9.9 million for storm water improvements…
May 17 2021Editorial/Topical
(Correction: A previous article listed Fox as having been confirmed to the position. This was inaccurate and this article has been edited to reflect…
May 13 2021Small Systems
The U.S. EPA announced over $17 million in grant funding to help provide training and technical assistance to small drinking water and wastewater…
May 12 2021Groundwater
California Gov. Gavin Newsom expanded a drought emergency to the state. The declaration also seeks more than $6 billion in multiyear water spending, …
May 10 2021clean water act
A U.S. District Court judge ordered McKinleyville, California-based construction firm Kernen Construction Co. to pay over $2 million in civil…
May 6 2021Industrial Water
Smithfield Foods, Inc. announced it will conduct a comprehensive watershed and water-use analysis across its vertically integrated operations to…
May 5 2021Testing
During an ongoing U.S. Food and Drug Administration investigation into liver illnesses allegedly caused by Real Water, a Las Vegas-based water brand…
May 4 2021Groundwater
Gov. Doug Ducey has asked the U.S. Department of Defense (DOD) to address groundwater contamination near military installations in Arizona. In an Apr…
May 3 2021Sulfate Removal Systems
On Apr. 29, 2021 the U.S. EPA announced a public comment period for 30 days regarding the inclusion of 30 additional waters impaired for sulfate on…
Apr 30 2021Legislation
On Apr. 29, the U.S. Senate passed the Drinking Water and Wastewater Infrastructure Act of 2021 for wastewater, storm water, drinking water, and…
Apr 29 2021Lead
The Pennsylvania Infrastructure Investment Authority (PENNVEST) awarded a $1.7 million grant to the New Kensington water authority to replace lead…
Apr 28 2021Funding
On Apr. 27, 2021, U.S. EPA Administrator Michael S. Regan announced the 2021 notice of funding availability under the agency’s Water Infrastructure…
Apr 27 2021Industrial Water
The city of Brewer, Maine, will pay a $35,000 fine after a pump station clog sent more than a million gallons of wastewater into the Penobscot River…
Apr 23 2021Flint Water Crisis
On Apr. 25, 2014, Flint, Michigan, switched its water source from the Detroit Water and Sewerage Department to the Flint River temporarily. This…
Apr 21 2021Trends & Forecasts
The lakes that store water and supply millions of people in the U.S. West and Mexico are projected to shrink to historic lows in the coming months,…
Apr 20 2021Regulations
President Joe Biden announced his intent to nominate 10 members of his administration to lead on climate and transportation matters across key…
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…
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