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Where does it come from? (NRC - Part 1)

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I just finished a book called The Happiness Project by Gretchen Rubin. In it, Rubin sets out on a year-long project to determine the meaning of “happiness” and to boost it in her own life. 645 more words

Engineering

New License Issuances – July 2014

Congratulations to all of our newly certified drinking water, wastewater and solid waste operators! During the month of July, the Division of Compliance Assistance’s Certification and Licensing Branch staff issued 7 drinking water licenses, 24 wastewater licenses and 3 solid waste licenses. 39 more words

Wastewater

In Praise of Wastewater Managers

August is National Water Quality month.  This Sunday, August 31 is the 160th anniversary of the outbreak of one of the worst cholera epidemics to hit London – an epidemic that ultimately led to the identification of contaminated water as a conduit for the disease. 1,248 more words

Book Club

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An Intro to Arc Flash: Dangerous, Misunderstood, Overlooked, Preventable

Due to the nature of their work, water and wastewater treatment plant operators are potentially at a higher risk for accidents and injury. They use chemicals, are exposed to hazardous energy sources, work in or around confined spaces, and face various environmental and health hazards. 952 more words

Engineering

Wastewater overflow reported in Kaanapali on Maui

The County of Maui’s Department of Environmental Management says approximately 275 gallons of wastewater overflowed in the vicinity of Kaanapali Parkway.

The overflow occurred on Monday, August 25. 84 more words

News

Environmental Technologist II Vacancy Announcement

Vacancy Announcement #35695BR
Kentucky Operator Certification Program
Environmental Technologist II
Post Date: August 26, 2014
Post Ending Date: September 4, 2014

POSITION DESCRIPTION:

The Kentucky Division of Compliance Assistance is seeking candidates to deliver structured training and examinations to potential and current drinking water system and wastewater treatment operators. 465 more words

Wastewater

Cortez Sanitation District gives some businesses a break on rates

From the Cortez Journal (Tobie Baker):

The Cortez Sanitation District will provide temporary relief to dozens of local businesses that saw sewer rates spike 100 percent or more this year…

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