ENVIRONMENTAL ARTICLES

Microfiber Cloth Media Filters Help MA Water Utility Reduce Phosphorus Below Target

The City of Brockton, Massachusetts' Advanced Water Reclamation Facility (AWRF) wanted to stay ahead of the regulatory cycle -- in particular ...

EPA to remove mercury pollution from dental offices across U.S.

The EPA has announced a proposal to eliminate mercury pollution from dental offices nationwide in an effort to meet new CWA standards that would cut discharges of dental amalgam -- a mixture of mer...

Doctoral students earn 2014 AMTA-NWRI Fellowship Award for membrane research efforts

Ariel Atkinson of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and Erin Partlan of Clemson University have both received the 2014 AMTA-NWRI Fellowship for Membrane Technology award from the Amer...

WEFTEC.14: WEF to host series of community, student-focused events during weekend

The Water Environment Federation, with the City of New Orleans and Sewerage & Water Board of New Orleans, will hold a series of community and student-focused events to help promote environmenta...

Advanced Data Collection: Modern Web-Enabled Monitoring Solutions Pave Way for Efficient Stormwater Management

SCS Engineers has developed a user-friendly app, called SCS eTools, that consists of a series of forms for documenting water quality- and quantity-related field observations. It includes dry-weathe...

Water quality credits cut river pollution at low cost, research shows

A new study led by Duke University has found that allowing polluters to buy, sell or trade water-quality credits could significantly reduce pollution in river basins and estuaries faster and at low...

MWRD to participate in National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day

On Saturday, Sept. 27, the Metropolitan Water Reclamation District of Greater Chicago is joining the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration's national unwanted medicine "Take-Back" initiati...

Wastewater PPCPs can contaminate shallow groundwater following release to streams, finds study

According to a new USGS study, pharmaceuticals and other contaminants from treated municipal wastewater are able to travel into shallow groundwater following their release to streams.  

Water quality testing kits

Big Finish: Virginia Beach Water Tank Gets Head-to-Toe Makeover

A 4-million gallon water tank built in 1978, located in Virginia Beach, Va., was in need of scheduled maintenance. In addition, the tank had been initially coated with lead-based paint that needed ...

BUYER'S GUIDE COMPANIES

YSI Inc - a Xylem brand

Provides accurate and field-proven water quality and velocity instruments. Range of water quality sensors include dis...

Puget Safety Equipment Co

Full line environmental health and safety equipment distributor.

Analytical Technology Inc

Manufactures a complete line of toxic, combustible and general gas detectors and offers a line of water quality instr...

In-Situ Inc

Manufactures and rents water quality, water level, and environmental monitoring equipment. Parameters include dissolv...

BUYER'S GUIDE PRODUCTS

TORNADO® Industrial Rotary Lobe Pump

TORNADO® industrial rotary lobe pumps are used primarily in environmental technology and the chemical industry for co...