Pollution Control

Nov 2 2017

With impending storms early November 2017, officials...

Sonoma County agencies work to prevent water contamination
Nov 1 2017

Sonoma County, Calif., began efforts to protect streams and watersheds threatened by the...

Kansas residents oppose Tyson facility
Oct 30 2017

Tyson Foods announced it is considering a location in Kansas for a new ...

Harvey responders contract flesh-eating infection
Oct 27 2017

Nearly two months after Hurricane Harvey hit southeast Texas, the storm claimed another life. Josue Zurita, a 31-year-old father and carpenter,...

Oct 20 2017

Mighty Earth, an environmental campaign organization, has started a ...

Funding protects San Francisco Bay waters
Oct 19 2017

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) awarded approximately $5.2 million for water protection and restoration projects in the...

Oct 12 2017

With excess nutrients impacting water quality nationwide, the American Water Works Assn. (AWWA) urged U.S. Congress to use the upcoming Farm...

EPA funds algae projects
Sep 18 2017

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced research projects addressing priority environmental and human health problems in 14...

Lake Tahoe to improve clarity
Sep 15 2017

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) awarded $197,250 to the Tahoe Regional Planning Agency (TRPA) to assess and restore wetlands in the...

Filter from TSS sample
Aug 15 2017

Total suspended solids (TSS) problems? Unfortunately, it is everywhere. However, if you are dealing with TSS issues on your industrial site, there...

Lake Erie may experience more algal blooms
Jul 21 2017

Early estimates by the National Centre for Research Quality showed algal blooms are expected to worsen in Lake Erie. Blooms are forecasted to be...

Mercury affects fish populations in California waterways
Jul 20 2017

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced the approval of new water quality criteria for mercury in California waters. The new...

EPA settlement protects water quality in Puerto Rico
Jul 10 2017

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced that it reached an agreement with Marina PDR Operations LLC resolving its alleged failure...

Workshop helps Texas residents protect water quality
Jul 10 2017

The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service and the Texas State Soil and Water Conservation Board in cooperation with the Houston-Galveston Area...

CH2M chosen for Quanta Resources Corp. Superfund site remediation
May 26 2017

Honeywell selected CH2M for remedial construction management at the Quanta Resources Corp. Superfund site. The site, located in Edgewater, N.J.,...

EPA awards $100,323 to protect Oklahoma drinking water
May 9 2017

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) recently awarded $100,323 to the ...