ENVIRONMENTAL ARTICLES

WV company to pay $3M civil penalty to resolve alleged CWA violations

The EPA, West Virginia Department of Environmental Protection and Department of Justice announced a settlement with Trans Energy Inc., requiring the company to restore streams and wetlands at 15 si...

SUEZ ranked among largest North American environmental services companies

According to the comprehensive annual industry listing compiled by Engineering News Record, SUEZ ENVIRONNEMENT NORTH AMERICA has grown to be one of the largest environmental services companies oper...

$9.6B invested in nature-based solutions in 2013 to sustain global clean water supplies, finds study

In an effort to sustain clean water supplies across the globe, governments and companies in 2013 invested $9.6 billion in initiatives to implement nature-based solutions, according to a new report ...

Interior, USDA partnership to protect, restore major AZ watershed

Under a new joint watershed restoration agreement, the Department of Interior and U.S. Department of Agriculture have teamed up to better protect and restore the C.C. Cragin Reservoir in Central Ar...

Researchers recommend eco-friendly solutions to recycle frack water

Scientists at Rice University have produced a detailed analysis of water produced by hydraulic fracturing at three gas reservoirs in the states of Texas, Pennsylvania and New Mexico and have s...

The Ice Bucket Challenge and Matt Damon

Celebrities and even the Simpsons have taken on the ice bucket challenge to raise money for charity. How did it start? Why did Matt Damon use water from his toilet?

Louisiana added to EPA assessment of nation's coastal waters

The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries has received $485,000 from the EPA to test water quality along the state's Gulf Coast. The sampling results will contribute to EPA's National Coas...

Baby steps toward a smaller water footprint

Finding a consistent way to measure one's 'water footprint' has continued to be a challenge in industrial processes. As such, ISO (International Organization for Standardization) has released a new...

Largest dam removal in U.S. history nears completion in WA

According to new reports, Washington's Elwha River dam removal project -- the largest in the nation -- is nearly complete, with the final blasts scheduled to remove the remaining 35 feet of Glines ...

Rare collaboration aims to reduce nutrient pollution in Mississippi River Basin

The U.S. Water Alliance issued a report highlighting common ground and innovative strategies between agriculture and water and wastewater utilities to reduce nutrient pollution in the Mississippi R...

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...