ENVIRONMENTAL ARTICLES

EPA awarding $2.1M to 17 states to revitalize urban waters

The EPA will award $2.1 million to 37 organizations in 17 states and Puerto Rico to help protect and restore urban waters, improve water quality, and support community revitalization and other loca...

Partnership to preserve thousands of acres of threatened SC wetlands

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers gave approval to Boeing to preserve, through a comprehensive wetlands mitigation plan, approximately 4,000 acres of land, including more than 2,000 acres of wetland...

Duke Energy completes cleanup work of spilled coal ash along Dan River

Duke Energy recently completed major cleanup work of spilled coal ash along the Dan River just upstream of the Schoolfield Dam in Danville, Va.

New reports detail lack of progress in Chesapeake Bay cleanup efforts

According to new reports published by the Environmental Integrity Project, phosphorus and algae concentrations remain high in rivers on Maryland's Eastern Shore and have shown little improvement in...

DEP grants $1.66M to help maintain abandoned PA mine drainage treatment plants

In an effort to maintain acid mine drainage treatment facilities in Butler, Cambria, Clarion, and Venango counties in the state of Pennsylvania, the Department of Environmental Protection announced...

NOAA, partners forecast 'dead zone' conditions in Gulf of Mexico, Chesapeake Bay

According to new research, scientists are expecting an average but still large hypoxic zone, or "dead zone," in the Gulf of Mexico this year, as well as a slightly above-average hypoxia i...

Large U.S. rivers becoming less acidic, finds new study

A new USGS study found that several large rivers in the U.S. are currently less acidic due to decreasing acidic inputs, such as industrial waste, acid mine drainage and atmospheric deposition.

EPA, NY declare state-side 'No Discharge Zone' for boaters in Lake Erie

The EPA and the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation have declared the New York side of the Lake Erie shoreline a "No Discharge Zone," meaning boats are completely bann...

Six states, DC recognized for progress in Chesapeake Bay cleanup

EPA has released its evaluations of the next round of actions that six states and the District of Columbia have committed to undertake in order to reduce nutrient and sediment pollution to their lo...

EPA prepares cleanup plan for toxic former industrial NJ site

EPA has proposed a plan to address soil, sediment and surface water contaminated with hexavalent chromium and heavy metals by past industrial operations at the Shieldalloy Metallurgical Corp. site ...

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...

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TORNADO® Industrial Rotary Lobe Pump

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