Stormwater Industry News

Another huge coal ash spill has polluted a river and currently threatens public drinking water supplies. Feb. 3, Duke Energy reported that... more
Learn more about the approaches the Philadelphia is taking to encourage green storm water infrastructure on private property including storm water... more
More than 300 concrete pipe professionals from across North America will gather in Houston for the 2014 ACPA Pipe School, an annual industry... more
On Feb. 6, the Water Environment Federation's (WEF) Stormwater Testing and Evaluation for Products and Practices (STEPP) Task Force released a white... more
The Water Research Foundation (WRF) released a tool to help water and wastewater utilities develop and implement the 10 key attributes for effective... more
Atkins’ environmental experts have transplanted seagrass along the bottom of the Indian River Lagoon as part of a three-year experimental test... more
Agru America, headquartered in Georgetown, S.C., has completed its 25th year in business. The company, which began with a polypropylene pipe plant in... more
Already during the first year of the 113th Congress (2013), water legislation has been working its way through the House and Senate. As one of the... more
The National Ground Water Assn.'s (NGWA) 2014 board features new officers, division vice presidents and three new directors. The new officers for... more
Following passage by the House, the U.S. Senate has passed the Agricultural Act of 2014 (H.R. 2642). This landmark five-year legislation includes key... more
In preparation for the Bureau of Reclamation’s initial water year 2014 water allocation announcement in late-February, Reclamation is providing... more
Through an industry-led project, Australia has opened the floodgates to intelligent rainwater tank systems. Talking Tanks monitors water levels in a... more
Dr. Eileen O'Neill has been named the new executive director of the Water Environment Federation (WEF). O'Neill replaces former executive director... more
The nation’s potable water sources are chronically threatened by an out-of-date water infrastructure, storm water runoff and record-breaking droughts... more
The Water Environment Research Foundation (WERF) elected four new members to its Board of Directors. The new board members are Jim Matheson, Flagship... more
Itron Inc. released the first-ever “Itron Resourcefulness Index,” a global survey of the state of the utility industry. The survey finds the industry... more
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) released phase II of the National Stormwater Calculator and Climate Assessment Tool package. The... more
The Institute for Sustainable Infrastructure (ISI) announced that the South Los Angeles Wetlands Park has earned the Envision Platinum award—the... more
Hanes Geo Components, of Winston Salem, N.C., assumed manufacturing and distribution of ScourStop transition mats from Landmark Earth Solutions.... more
In April 2013 DC Water launched the Green Infrastructure Challenge, engaging firms to design innovative green practices that absorb rainwater. These... more

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