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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…
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…
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