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Mar 11 2021Pollution Control
The Senate confirmed Michael Regan, who heads the North Carolina Department of Environmental Quality, to run the U.S. EPA.  Senators voted 66 to 34…
Mar 10 2021Coronavirus COVID-19
Editor's Note: This article has been updated to reflect changes to the passage of the stimulus package. President Biden gave final passage to a $1.9…
Mar 10 2021Sewer Systems
San Diego, California is ready to build the Pure Water sewage recycling system.  According to city officials, officials resolved litigation that…
Mar 8 2021Pollution Control
The North Carolina Coastal Federation released the Action Plan for Nature-based Stormwater Strategies, which addresses frequent and intense rain…
Mar 4 2021Lead
A water main replacement project to replace more lead water service lines on about 15 properties on the west side of Aurora, Illinois, is underway.…
ASCE Infrastructure Report Card Chair Kristina Swallow provided opening remarks during the live report card release March 3.
ASCE Infrastructure Report Card Chair Kristina Swallow provided opening remarks during the live report card release March 3.
Mar 3 2021Funding
The American Society of Civil Engineers 2021 Infrastructure Report Card graded U.S. infrastructure a C-, accounting for 17 categories. Drinking water…
Mar 3 2021Regulations
The U.S. EPA issued two actions to protect public health by addressing per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) in drinking water. The agency…
Mar 2 2021Sewer Overflows
EPA published a notice in the Federal Register announcing an allocation formula for the Sewer Overflow and Stormwater Reuse Municipal Grants Program…
Mar 1 2021Legislation
A comprehensive water justice bill was introduced in both chambers of Congress to address water access, safety and affordability in the country on…
Feb 25 2021Industrial Water
A frozen pipe burst at a Nebraska ethanol plant, likely spilling approximately 4 million gallons of wastewater in eastern Nebraska, according to a…
Feb 24 2021Coronavirus COVID-19
An effort led by researchers at The Ohio State University will help the Navajo Nation mitigate the lack of water and food security, according to Ohio…
Feb 23 2021Industrial Water
Nestlé Waters North America and its Ice Mountain bottled water operations in Michigan are being sold to a pair of New York private equity firms. One…
Feb 17 2021Energy
Texas blackouts triggered by frozen power infrastructure have left millions of Texans without power, heat and essential services during a winter…
Feb 16 2021Industrial Water
3M will invest about $1 billion over the next 20 years to accelerate its global environmental goals, according to the Star Tribune. The focus will be…
Feb 11 2021Industrial Water
The city of San Angelo, Texas, is working closely with the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality after identifying industrial contaminants in the…
Feb 10 2021Instrumentation, Water Quality Monitoring
A hacker successfully altered the levels of chemicals in Oldsmar’s water supply to potentially damaging levels, according to officials.  Pinellas…
Feb 8 2021Groundwater
Colorado’s Fort Collins, Larimer County and Loveland have reached an agreement on who will pay for environmental cleanup at the Larimer County…
Feb 4 2021Industrial Water
The Port of Mattawa, Washington is working to expand and improve the infrastructure of its wastewater treatment system to accommodate the increasing…
Feb 2 2021Industrial Water & Wastes Digest
Hornell, New York officials want to improve the municipality's ability to deal with wastewater generated by heavy industry. Hornell is applying for a…
Feb 1 2021clean water act
A California agricultural developer has agreed to pay a civil penalty to resolve alleged violations of the Clean Water Act (CWA) on property near the…
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