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Identification of microplastic in effluents of waste water treatment plants using focal plane array-based micro-Fourier-transform infrared imaging

The global presence of microplastic (MP) in aquatic ecosystems has been shown by various studies. However, neither MP concentrations nor their sources or sinks are completely known. 232 more words


Province and feds team up to fund 28 projects in Saskatchewan

The province and the federal government have teamed up to fund 28 infrastructure, water and wastewater projects in the province.

On Wednesday, Ralph Goodale, the Federal Minister of Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness and Donna Harpauer, Minister of Government Relations and Minister Responsible for First Nations, Metis and Northern affairs, announced over $38.6 million for 28 new projects around Saskatchewan. 211 more words


JEA's Buckman Wastewater Treatment Plant. Jacksonville, Florida

JEA’s Buckman Wastewater Treatment Plant. Jacksonville, Florida

JEA’s sewer collection system handles more than 75 million gallons of wastewater every day. Our waste collection and treatment system consists of more than 3,800 miles of collection lines, over 1,300 pumping stations and eleven wastewater treatment plants. 116 more words


Utility faces penalty for wastewater release in nature preserve

BEE CAVE, Texas (KXAN) — A Travis County public utility is facing thousands of dollars in fines for environmental violations that included the release of nearly 2 million gallons of treated wastewater into the Balcones Canyonlands Preserve last year, according to records obtained by KXAN. 379 more words


EPA Hosts LIS Nitrogen Reduction Strategy Webinar

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and its contractor, Tetra Tech, hosted a webinar about the Long Island Sound Study and its progress on the  562 more words

Urban Wastewater Treatment Directive: Opportunities of EU accession

Deadline: 23-Jan-2017 at 11:59:59 PM (Eastern Time – Washington D.C.)

The objective of this study is to assess specific issues in Danube Basin region regarding: (i) implementation, (ii) outcomes; and (iii) sustainability (mostly from the point of view of affordability) of the UWWTD in the Danube Region. 145 more words