Ontario area WWTPs to receive better biosolids management with new contract

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HAMILTON, ONTARIO, June 3, 2014 -- The Ontario Clean Water Agency (OCWA) has awarded a three-year biosolids management contract to Terratec Environmental Ltd., a provider of residuals management throughout North America.

A division of American Water's market-based subsidiary American Water Enterprises, Terratec's contract includes the removal, haulage and utilization of biosolids.

The work will consist of providing services for the removal and land application of biosolids from various wastewater treatment plants within the Ottawa Valley area. The value of the contract is approximately $200,000.

See also:

"American Water acquires Environmental Management Corporation"

"Benefits of Biosolids: How Water Utilities are Turning Waste into Resource"


About Terratec Environmental Ltd.

Terratec Environmental Ltd. provides biosolids management, transport and disposal services to municipal and industrial customers in Canada. It is part of American Water Enterprises, the market-based subsidiary of American Water. For more information, visit
www.terratec.amwater.com.

About American Water

Founded in 1886, American Water is the largest publicly traded U.S. water and wastewater utility company.  With headquarters in Voorhees, N.J., the company employs approximately 6,600 dedicated professionals who provide drinking water, wastewater and other related services to an estimated 14 million people in more than 40 states and parts of Canada. More information can be found at www.amwater.com.

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