Anglian Water awards first AMP7 leakage framework
  • 13/11/18

Leak detection technology company Primayer signs earlybird AMP7 contract, possibly worth £40 million. ...

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Five Minutes With: John Williams, global business development, membranes, Lanxess Sybron Chemicals
  • 13/11/18

Returning to the membrane industry 'feels like a very comfortable transition', says Lanxess new business development hire John Williams ...

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Hairy nanotechnology provides green anti-scaling solution
  • 13/11/18

McGill chemists and chemical engineers have developed a phosphorus-free anti-scaling solution with an unusual name. ...

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Aqua Pennsylvania to acquire neighboring wastewater system
  • 13/11/18

Company enters asset purchase agreement with East Norriton Township to acquire wastewater system. ...

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NAWC honors California Water Service innovation
  • 13/11/18

Utility wins two Management Innovation Awards at annual Water Summit. ...

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Research looks at American perception on water
  • 13/11/18

APM Research Lab, Wilder Research offers national perspectives on water customer's engagement. ...

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Josh's Water Jobs and More! 13 November 2018
  • 13/11/18
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Josh has some importnat information about changes yo the website and the email list. I will place those at the very bottom. Josh's 13 November list: PDF: Download JWJ_13November2018 Word: Download JWJ_13November2018 1) Josh's Jobs The United Nations ...

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Thinking and working differently to improve water security and safely managed sanitation in Africa
  • 12/11/18

How can we think and work differently to improve the outcomes of investments in water supply, sanitation, and hygiene – and particularly for people living in poverty?   ...

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Elaine J. Hanford's Bulletin Boards: 1) Geosciences; 2) Environmental Sciences; 3) Coastal Zone Management - 12 November 2018
  • 12/11/18
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Elaine sent this link to a moving Veterans' Day video. Be sure to remember those who keep us safe. Do you know of a colleague and/or student who would be interested in receiving these Bulletin Board listings? Please forward this to them. A quick ...

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Evoqua full-year figures spark class action suits
  • 12/11/18

A flurry of US law firms has filed class action suits against Evoqua, after the company signalled worse-than-expected profits for the full-year 2018. ...

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Has our drinking water changed? Where has the limescale gone?
  • 12/11/18

The long-running series in which readers answer other readers’ questions on subjects ranging from trivial flights of fancy to profound scientific conceptsFor decades I’ve had to remove limescale deposits from our kettle, but recently I’ve noticed ...

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Paper: 'Origin of Earth’s Water - Chondritic Inheritance Plus Nebular Ingassing and Storage of Hydrogen in the Core'
  • 11/11/18
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Nifty stuff from Jun Wu, Steven J. Desch, Laura Schaefer, Linda T. Elkins-Tanton, Kevehm Pahlevan and Peter R. Buseck: Origin of Earth's Water: Chondritic Inheritance Plus Nebular Ingassing and Storage of Hydrogen in the Core, J. Geophysical Research ...

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Hyflux wins a month's extension on sale of Tuaspring plant
  • 11/11/18

Hyflux has secured an extension on its deadline to sell Tuaspring desalination and power plant. ...

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The Water Report IMAR Article: 'Incentivized Managed Aquifer Recharge' - Basin Scale Implementation of MAR
  • 10/11/18
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This article by David R. Tuthill, Jr. and Ronald D. Carlson of the Recharge Development Corporation appeared in Issue #176 (15 October 2018) of The Water Report. Editor David Light granted me permission to post it here. David Tuthill is a former ...

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TGIF! Weekly Water News Summary 3 - 9 November 2018
  • 09/11/18
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Ken Lanfear took this photo of present and former AWRA staffers. Happy and sad time at the AWRA meeting in Baltimore. Executive Vice President Ken Reid will be retiring after 37 years at the helm. He's seated next to spouse Patricia Reid, who has ...

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Advancing together toward water security and safely managed sanitation in Africa
  • 09/11/18

From drought in the Horn of Africa to floods in Sierra Leone to water shortages in Cape Town and Bouake, so many people in Africa live every day with the damage done by too much or too little water. Growing demands driven by demographic changes and ...

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AquaVenture acquires Texas-based technology firm AUC Group
  • 07/11/18

AquaVenture has purchased wastewater treatment and water reuse technology provider AUC Group for $130 million. ...

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Metito circles potential acquisition in Turkey
  • 07/11/18

Metito, the Dubai-based water treatment company, is eyeing an acquisition in Turkey, reports The National. ...

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Egypt’s Sanitation Program for Results (PforR): achieving results on the ground
  • 06/11/18

Co-authors: Osama Hamad, Lead Water Supply & Sanitation Specialist, World Bank Water Global Practice Heba Yaken Aref Ahmed, Operations Analyst, World Bank Water Global Practice Sara Mohamed Mahmoud Aly Soliman, Consultant,  World Bank Water ...

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Federal stormwater legislation update: U.S. Congress passes policies proposed by WEF and partners
  • 31/10/18

When President Trump signed into law the America’s Water Infrastructure Act (S. 3021) on Oct. 23 , a special federal stormwater financing task force was created. The Water  Environment Federation (WEF; Alexandria, Va.) and the National ...

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‘How high is your river?’ asks CrowdHydrology citizen science project
  • 31/10/18

In 2010, a smartphone-based campaign that called on motorists to report roadkill sightings in California via text message inspired University of Buffalo (UB; N.Y.) hydrogeologist Chris Lowry to undertake an experiment. If it didn’t require any prior ...

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Abstracts due Nov. 12 for the WEF Stormwater and Green Infrastructure Symposium 2019
  • 29/10/18

The Water Environment Federation is enthusiastically soliciting research, technology, operations, regulatory, environmental, communications and management abstracts to develop oral and poster presentations, panel discussions, and pre-conference ...

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MS4 survey results executive summary released at WEFTEC
  • 29/10/18

Earlier this year, WEF’s Stormwater Institute (SWI) conducted the National Municipal Separate Storm Sewer System (MS4) Needs Assessment Survey. The primary objectives of this survey were to identify the information and technical resource needs of MS4 ...

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Is alkaline water a miracle cure – or BS? The science is in
  • 29/10/18

Beyoncé and Tom Brady swear by it – but experts throw cold water on the new beverage fadMy friend Kate has become very basic lately. She seems to have a bottle of alkaline water with her at all times and, the way she goes on about it, you’d think it ...

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Some of the countries leading on climate change might surprise you | John Abraham
  • 24/10/18

Iran is tackling the potential water supply crisis exacerbated by climate changeCountries that may not be thought of as climate leaders are emerging at the front-lines on responding to climate change.One great example is Iran. I have the fortune of ...

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Partnering for green growth in water and sanitation: Lessons for Kenya from Korea
  • 22/10/18

 Magnificent. Splendid. That was the only way to describe the intricate web of waterways, bridges, road, and rail transport that we gazed out on as our bus transported us from Incheon International Airport in Seoul, South Korea, to our hotel. The ...

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Washing up yourself is good for the soul | Letters
  • 21/10/18

Readers Eric Banks, Clare Hay, Michael Robinson, and Frances Middleton discuss the environmental and spiritual pros and cons of dishwashersI have to take issue with Jo Steranka (How you can do your bit in the war against climate change, Letters, 18 ...

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Bahrain applies to Green Climate Fund to help clean up waste from fossil fuels
  • 18/10/18

Oil-rich kingdom says money is needed to protect against water scarcity but request sparks strong criticism and fears over the fitness of the public fundBahrain – one of the world’s most oil-rich nations – has applied to the international Green ...

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Managing floods for inclusive and resilient development in Metro Manila
  • 15/10/18

Editor's Note:  The global water crisis is a crisis of too much, too polluted and too little. At the World Bank, our job is to find and implement solutions to tackle this crisis. In the “Water Solutions” blog series, you’ll read about ...

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WEF Stormwater Institute announces 2018 MS4 Award winners
  • 01/10/18

On Monday, Oct. 1, 22 agencies received recognition by the fourth annual WEF National Municipal Stormwater and Green Infrastructure Awards Program. The winners received their awards at the Stormwater Congress Luncheon held at WEFTEC® 2018 in New ...

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What’s the Problem with Groundhogs in Stormwater Facilities?
  • 02/02/15

The purpose of stormwater ponds is to collect polluted stormwater that would otherwise flow into a natural body of water during an event of precipitation.  In order to do this correctly, there needs to be a stable embankment, or dam, … Continue ...

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Product Review: The Snout
  • 13/01/15

Our vac truck and hard working crew were recently featured on the cover in the January 2015 issue of The Municipal about the Snout.  And our president, Jennifer Rauhofer, PE, was quoted in the companion article.  Invented by T.J. Mullen, president of ...

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[Infographic] How Can Water Conservation Benefit Your Business?
  • 06/01/15

Water conservation in the workplace will help your business save money now and in the future.  Here are four many reasons use this valuable resource wisely. ...

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Top 10 Blog Stats for 2014
  • 02/01/15

1. Sustainable Stormwater Management had about 23,000 visitors in 2014. 2. Our visitors came from 134 countries. 3. The most viewed blog post this year that was written in 2014 was entitled, “Environmental Site Design Workshop at The Engineer’s ...

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How to Use Social Media as a Quick Research Tool
  • 16/12/14

People often log in to social media sites when they are, well, socializing.  We view our newsfeeds and update our statuses during our breaks at work or when we get off work.  But what about using social media at work … Continue reading → ...

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Anode materials for sulfide oxidation in alkaline wastewater: An activity and stability performance comparison
  • 01/01/01

Publication date: 1 February 2019Source: Water Research, Volume 149Author(s): Eleftheria Ntagia, Erika Fiset, Ligia da Silva Lima, Ilje Pikaar, Xu Zhang, Adriaan W. Jeremiasse, Antonin Prévoteau, Korneel RabaeyAbstractElectrochemical sulfide removal ...

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Assessing the effect of abiotic variables and zooplankton on picocyanobacterial dominance in two tropical mesotrophic reservoirs by means of evolutionary computation
  • 01/01/01

Publication date: 1 February 2019Source: Water Research, Volume 149Author(s): M.I.A. Rocha, F. Recknagel, R.T. Minoti, V.L.M. Huszar, B. Kozlowsky-Suzuki, H. Cao, F.L.R.M. Starling, C.W.C. BrancoAbstractEvolutionary computation has been applied to ...

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Enhanced aerobic granulation by applying the low-intensity direct current electric field via reactive iron anode
  • 01/01/01

Publication date: 1 February 2019Source: Water Research, Volume 149Author(s): Yuan Guo, Bing Zhang, Zhiqiang Zhang, Wenxin Shi, Ruijun Zhang, Jun Cheng, Weiguang Li, Fuyi CuiAbstractA novel granulation strategy by applying the low-intensity direct ...

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Evaluating membrane fouling potentials of dissolved organic matter in brackish water
  • 01/01/01

Publication date: 1 February 2019Source: Water Research, Volume 149Author(s): Sanghun Park, Taewoo Nam, Jeongyeop You, Eun-Sik Kim, Ilhwan Choi, Jongkwan Park, Kyung Hwa ChoAbstractIsolating dissolved organic matter (DOM) is a preliminary step that ...

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Numerical investigation of two-wave collision and wave structure evolution of rotating detonation engine with hollow combustor
  • 01/01/01

Publication date: 15 November 2018Source: International Journal of Hydrogen Energy, Volume 43, Issue 46Author(s): Zhijie Xia, Xinmeng Tang, Mingyi Luan, Shujie Zhang, Zhuang Ma, Jianping WangAbstractA three-dimensional numerical simulation of ...

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Strategies to improve the performance of a spark ignition engine using fuel blends of biogas with natural gas, propane and hydrogen
  • 01/01/01

Publication date: 15 November 2018Source: International Journal of Hydrogen Energy, Volume 43, Issue 46Author(s): Juan P. Gómez Montoya, Andrés A. Amell, Daniel B. Olsen, German J. Amador DiazAbstractThis work presents the strategies applied to ...

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Hydrogen embrittlement in different materials: A review
  • 01/01/01

Publication date: 15 November 2018Source: International Journal of Hydrogen Energy, Volume 43, Issue 46Author(s): Sandeep Kumar Dwivedi, Manish VishwakarmaAbstractHydrogen embrittlement (HE) is a widely known phenomenon in high strength materials. HE ...

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Corrigendum to “3D squeezed flow of γAl<sub>2</sub>O<sub>3</sub>–H<sub>2</sub>O and γAl<sub>2</sub>O<sub>3</sub>–C<sub>2</sub>H<sub>6</sub>O<sub>2</sub> nanofluids: A numerical study” [Int. J. Hydrogen Energy 42 (2017) 24620–24633]
  • 01/01/01

Publication date: 15 November 2018Source: International Journal of Hydrogen Energy, Volume 43, Issue 46Author(s): Umar Khan, Adnan, Naveed Ahmed, Syed Tauseef Mohyud-Din ...

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The QuantiPhage assay: A novel method for the rapid colorimetric detection of coliphages using cellulose pad materials
  • 01/01/01

Publication date: 1 February 2019Source: Water Research, Volume 149Author(s): Emily Rames, Joanne MacdonaldAbstractAssessment of viral contamination is essential for monitoring the microbial quality of water and protection of public health, as human ...

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Study of the performance of dry methane reforming in a microchannel reactor using sputtered Ni/Al<sub>2</sub>O<sub>3</sub> coating on stainless steel
  • 01/01/01

Publication date: 15 November 2018Source: International Journal of Hydrogen Energy, Volume 43, Issue 46Author(s): Raziye Rezaei, Gholamreza MoradiAbstractIn this study, a microchannel reactor was designed, its catalytic performance in dry methane ...

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