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Jun 26 2002
Part 1 described the layout of the Kensico Reservoir and the components of the reservoir’s stormwater management program.   Stormwater Management  …
Mar 28 2002
Built in the early 1970s, The Oakland, Maine, Wastewater Treatment Facility (WWTF) treats and discharges approximately 300,000 gallons per day (gpd)…
Mar 26 2002
As the population in Southern California increases, more and more demands are being put on the state’s groundwater resources, further exacerbating…
Mar 4 2002
Grease is clogging sewers nationwide, creating a costly mess to clean up and a dilemma for officials and regulators. Recently, the Wall Street…
Jan 4 2002
When U When U.S. Highway 98/State Route 30 was first built through Destin, Fla., the only thought given to storm water was how to get it off the road…
Nov 13 2001
High quality groundwater that can be pumped and disinfected for municipal use is becoming a scarce commodity. Naturally occurring and man-made…
Nov 13 2001
Water Supply Safety Becomes a Top Concern Protection of water-supply systems has become a high priority as officials at all levels of government…
Oct 19 2001
The "headworks" of a wastewater treatment plant is the initial stage of a complex process. This process reduces the level of pollutants in the…
Sep 21 2001
The onsite wastewater industry is alive with new technology and research findings that challenge many traditional strategies and policies. With more…
Apr 20 2001
Sewer systems that are improperly maintained and operated oftentimes lead to sanitary sewer overflows (SSOs) due to increased flow in the system (…
Feb 14 2001
Just the Facts Location: Eugene, Oregon Problem: Needed to enhance the existing stormwater system to remove metals from the water. Solution:…
Dec 28 2000
Escherichia coli, a.k.a. E. coli. A terrible, but familiar word to the public suggests sewage or animal waste contamination. E. coli 0157:H7 is…
Dec 28 2000
In the early 1990s, the Milford-Trumbauersville Area Sewer Authority in Bucks County, Pennsylvania, recognized the need to upgrade the existing…
Dec 28 2000
As part of an extensive scheme to further improve bathing water standards in the Brighton and Hove (England) area, a project for the diversion of…
Dec 28 2000
The Iowa Great Lakes area is located in northwest Iowa and is one of the most desirable summer recreation areas in the Midwest. The three major lakes…
Dec 28 2000
  This is the second in a series of three bottled water articles. The first article appeared in July; the last will run in October. Your natural…
Dec 28 2000
Using a temporary sewage bypass pumping system and its nondisruptive pipe rehabilitation methods, Insituform Technologies, Inc., has rehabilitated a…
Dec 28 2000
"Out with the old, in with the new." Often that’s the approach when upgrading technology. But a total system replacement is an expensive proposition…
Dec 28 2000
  Editor’s Note: The first part of this article traced water resources development, its quality and the demand in Grand Turk. It appeared in the…
Dec 28 2000
Pennzoil has developed and patented a unique product that has proven effective in stabilizing erosion problems that sometimes o Pennzoil has…
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