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Pueblo County is caught between enforcing water quality upstream and supporting a variance for the City of Pueblo

From The Pueblo Chieftain (Chris Woodka):

Pueblo city and county officials are at odds over water quality regulations that could add millions of dollars to city sewer expenses.

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Colorado Water

Temporary Environmental Technician Grade II

The Position

The candidate will work in the Agriculture Section of the Environment Directorate, Cork County Council. The candidate will be based at the Environment Offices, Cork County Council, Inniscarra. 134 more words


Possible Bill to Ban Microbeads in Wisconsin

Wisconsin may ban the sale of products with microbeads after scientists found the small plastic beads–used in face washes and toothpaste–in our Great Lakes.

Thirty million gallons of water go through a 24-hour filtration process at the wastewater treatment facility in Green Bay. 252 more words


Process Control Testing

Wastewater operators know they must sample for the parameters (CBOD5, TSS, pH, DP, etc) listed on the KPDES permit at the frequency indicated on the permit. 541 more words


Iodide, Bromide, and Ammonium in Hydraulic Fracturing Wastewaters

Harkness JS, Dwyer GS, Warner NR, Parker KM, Mitch WA, Vengosh A. Iodide, Bromide, and Ammonium in Hydraulic Fracturing and Oil and Gas Wastewaters: Environmental Implications. 220 more words

Hydrualic Fracturing

Ice Pigging as a Future Best Practice

Many utility companies have begun instituting asset management plans to maintain and improve their distribution and collections systems. In order to conserve resources and money the goal of water systems should be to lose less than 15 percent of their treated water through holes in their distribution systems.  608 more words


Study Shows Frack Companies Are Releasing Iodine and Ammonium into Nearby Waterways

Fracking has of course allowed the United States to become the world’s leading energy producer. It has paved the way for cheaper energy prices which subsequently revitalized the economy. 206 more words