February 28, 2015

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February 2015 at a Glance

Featured Other News A Marathon a Day Keeps Waterborne Diseases at Bay Daren Wendell runs across the U.S. to raise money for Ethiopian clean water and sanitation project    On Jan. 1, Daren Wendell began a journey that’s the culmination of more than 2 years of training and planning. As part of the RunDarenRun campaign, […]

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February 27, 2015

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Meet WEF’s Newest Life Members

Joseph F. Baader, member since 1971, New York Water Environment Association. Richard P. Brownell, member since 1971, New York Water Environment Association. George W. Fletcher, member since 1974, Water Environment Association of South Carolina. Robert Goodrich, member since 1973, New Jersey Water Environment Association. David M. Hammontree, member since 1979, Kentucky/Tennessee Water Environment Association. David […]

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February 26, 2015

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WEF House of Delegates Workgroups Actively Promote Professional Operators

Michael Kyle, WEF House of Delegates member and Lancaster Area Sewer Authority executive director Michael Kyle currently is the executive director of the Lancaster (Pa.) Area Sewer Authority, a regional system serving 33,000 customers. Previously he worked as a laboratory supervisor, industrial pretreatment administrator, instructor, operations superintendent, and director of Wastewater Treatment at the Springettsbury […]

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February 25, 2015

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Prepare To Participate in the 2015 National Water Policy Forum and Fly-In

The Water Environment Federation (WEF; Alexandria, Va.) invites members to attend the National Water Policy Forum & Fly-In, April 13–15, as part of Water Week 2015, April 12–18. The Forum will inform local, state, and national leaders on the water sector value for environmental protection, economic development, and job creation. Participants will have an opportunity […]

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February 24, 2015

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From the President: Continuous Improvement Drives Success

Any organization’s measure of success lies in how well it accomplishes its mission. The Water Environment Federation (WEF; Alexandria, Va.), a global water sector leader, has a mission that includes four key components: connect water professionals, provide a platform for water sector innovation, enrich the expertise of water professionals, and increase the awareness of the […]

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February 24, 2015

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WEF Revamps Buyer’s Guide Platform

The Water Environment Federation (WEF; Alexandria, Va.) has released a new Buyer’s Guide offering a comprehensive, interactive platform designed to enable water sector professionals to connect with products and services. The guide enables companies to stream product and brand videos from profiles, customize profiles with branded display graphics, maximize search engine optimization with blog or […]

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February 20, 2015

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WEF’s National Biosolids Partnership Activities Featured in 2014 Year in Review

The National Biosolids Partnership (NBP) advances environmentally sound biosolids management practices. The Water Environment Federation (WEF; Alexandria, Va.) released the NBP 2014 Year in Review, which features certified agencies and highlights innovations that support a broad application of renewable energy projects. NBP provides information on innovations and effective strategies, offers an environmental management system (EMS) […]

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February 17, 2015

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Collection Systems Taking Center Stage at Collection Systems 2015 Conference

Wastewater treatment professionals can learn about the latest trends and newest practices in collection systems at the Collection Systems 2015 Conference. The conference and exhibition will be held at the Duke Energy Convention Center in Cincinnati, April 19‒22. Co-sponsored by the Water Environment Federation (Alexandria, Va.), the Ohio Water Environment Association, and the National Association […]

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