Stormwater Industry News

Much of the naturally occurring radioactivity in fracking wastewater might be removed by blending it with another wastewater from acid mine drainage... more
Ben Grumbles, president of the U.S. Water Alliance, announced awardees of the 2014 U.S. Water Prize while speaking to the California Irrigation... more
Advanced Drainage Systems Inc. (ADS) will start up of a second manufacturing facility in Brazil for its joint venture with Tigre S.A. Located in... more
The Fox River Water Reclamation District (FRWRD) achieved LEED Silver certification from the U.S. Green Building Council for the design of its new... more
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced nearly $5 million in federal financial support for Philadelphia’s nationally renowned Green... more
The WateReuse Research Foundation recently released requests for proposals (RFPs) for two direct potable reuse (DPR) research projects. The total... more
The Encina Wastewater Authority (EWA) in California awarded a contract to J.R. Filanc Construction and partnership with Liquid Environmental... more
A class action lawsuit has been filed in the wake of the recent Elk River Chemical Spill. Filed together with the Morgan & Morgan Complex... more
Reps. Bob Latta (R-OH) and Tim Walz (D-MN) introduced H.R. 3862, The Clean Water Affordability Act, to assist financially challenged communities in... more
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Administrator Gina McCarthy spoke to the Senate Committee on Environment and Public Health about how the... more
The WateReuse Research Foundation recently released three new reports. The reports are: Feasibility Study on Model Development to Estimate and... more
Oerated and maintained by Severn Trent Services, the Downingtown, Pa., Regional Water Pollution Control Center (DRWPCC) was presented with the 2013... more
Brian Shugrue joined Thirsty Duck LP as the new executive vice president of sales and marketing. Shugrue comes with a wealth of experience, having... more
Xylem Inc. was awarded a $2.7 million contract to supply the equipment and technology for a storm water drainage system to protect against future... more
The Water Environment Research Foundation recently began research into the institutional issues and governance structures impacting established water... more
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Administrator (EPA) Gina McCarthy announced President Barack Obama's selection of Heather McTeer Toney as... more
More than two years after the U.S. District Court and Metropolitan Water Reclamation District of Greater Chicago (MWRD) reached an agreement on the... more
WaterTAP Ontario and Ivey School of Business at Western University are collaborating on a three-day course aimed at senior leaders of Ontario’s... more
The Bureau of Reclamation — Department of the Interior announced the WaterSMART: Water and Energy Efficiency Grants for FY 2014. The grants are a... more
Green Roofs for Healthy Cities (GRHC) invites you to submit a presentation proposal for the Grey to Green Conference in Toronto, ON, on Aug. 25 to 26... more

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