WA firms settle CWA violations with EPA as part of Puget Sound initiative

As part of ongoing federal and state efforts to restore Puget Sound, the EPA is announcing enforcement actions against three Seattle-area companies for discharging industrial stormwater to area wat...

National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day helps preserve water resources, environment

On Saturday, April 26, staff at the Metropolitan Water Reclamation District of Greater Chicago's Calumet, Egan, O'Brien, and Stickney Water Reclamation Plants collected 161 pounds of unwanted or ex...

Echo Park Lake restoration wins Environmental Sustainability Grand Prize

The American Academy of Environmental Engineers and Scientists has recognized the restoration of Echo Park Lake and its parklands in Los Angeles, CA, with the 2014 Environmental Sustainability Gran...

MWRD employs new online incident reporting app

The Metropolitan Water Reclamation District of Greater Chicago has implemented a new online reporting app designed to collect reports of odors, stream blockages and other environmental-related issu...

Pennsylvania DEP releases 2014 Integrated Waters Report

The Department of Environmental Protection released the 2014 Pennsylvania Integrated Water Quality Monitoring and Assessment Report.

Earth Day 2014: NAWC celebrates Earth Day Texas

To celebrate Earth Day 2014, the National Association of Water Companies will sponsor one of the largest Earth Day celebrations in the nation, Earth Day Texas.

The Scoop on Selenium: Exploring Sources, Fate and Transport of Se in Oil Refining

Understanding the source, fate and transport of selenium (Se) in oil refinery wastewater is one of the more difficult challenges relative to most other contaminants present in these streams.

S.F. Bay water quality, wetlands to be improved with $5M EPA grants

Nearly $5 million in grants provided by EPA have been designated to restore water quality and wetlands throughout the San Francisco Bay watershed.

New Products

Compilation of new products for the industrial water market.

Protection Legislation Proposed in Light of West Virginia Spill

After the recent West Virginia chemical spill, the “Chemical Safety and Drinking Water Protection Act” was introduced to strengthen states’ ability to better prevent chemical spills.


TORNADO® Industrial Rotary Lobe Pump

TORNADO® industrial rotary lobe pumps are used primarily in environmental technology and the chemical industry for continuous and gentle conveyance of almost any substance.