Ventura Water recognized for water reuse efforts

Sponsored by

SAN LEANDRO, CA, March 20, 2013 -- Ventura Water was recognized as a leader in water reuse and desalination with an award from the WaterReuse Foundation. The "Recycled Water Agency of the Year Medium" award, given at the WateReuse California Annual Conference in Monterey, Calif., recognize's Ventura Water for its use of a wastewater disinfection process from Pasteurization Technology Group that generates renewable energy. Ventura Water Wastewater Utility Manager Dan Pfeifer and Andrew Salveson, water reuse chief technologist of Carollo Engineers, accepted the award.

The WateReuse Association, California Section is the premier statewide organization devoted to sustaining supplies through water recycling and desalination. Its mission is to promote responsible stewardship of California's water resources by maximizing the safe, practical and beneficial use of recycled water. The Annual WateReuse Awards provide industry recognition for successful projects, products, and individuals that have made significant contributions to advancing water reuse or desalination. The awards typically recognize projects that advance sustainable sources of water or offer a novel approach to meeting local water needs.

About PTG

California-based Pasteurization Technology Group (PTG) is a company that specializes in the disinfection of wastewater. PTG's systems feature a "two-for-one" technology that combines eco-friendly wastewater disinfection with the generation of renewable energy. PTG's process passes the standards of Title 22 in the state of California for the disinfection of water for reuse. For more information, visit http://www.pastechgroup.com, and follow @PasTechGroup on Twitter and Facebook.

###

Sponsored by

TODAY'S HEADLINES

EPA awards over $17M in Great Lakes Restoration Initiative grants to address algal blooms

The Environmental Protection Agency has announced the award of 14 Great Lakes Restoration Initiative grants totaling over $17 million to fund projects that will improve Great Lakes water quality by preventing phosphorus runoff and soil erosion that contribute to algal blooms.

Texas water district recognized for Eagle Mountain Spillway Dam rehabilitation

The Association of State Dam Safety Officials announced that it has awarded the Tarrant Regional Water District of Texas with the National Rehabilitation Project of the Year Award.

Innovyze named winner of prestigious Esri Partner Conference Award

Innovyze recently announced that it was named the winner of the ArcGIS for Desktop Based Application category of the Esri Partner Conference Awards.

CH2M HILL partnership to deliver safe, clean water supply to Jaipur, India

CH2M HILL in partnership with the Singapore Public Utilities Board and Singapore Cooperation Enterprise, is providing water management leadership services to the Rajasthan state government through Public Health and Environment Department for the city of Jaipur, India.

FOLLOW US ON SOCIAL MEDIA