April 29, 2016

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April 2016 Digest

 Featured Other News Beer Provides Opportunity To Educate About Water in Arizona SanTan Brewing participates in Tap to Top outreach campaign The next time Phoenix-area residents reach for a SanTan Brewing Co. (Phoenix) beer, they might be reminded about the importance of having a reliable source of clean water. SanTan has partnered with Crescent Crown […]

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April 27, 2016

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Meet WEF’s Newest Life Members

Gary Adams, member since 1972, Florida Water Environment Association. Francis A. Bridges, member since 1975, New York Water Environment Association.

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April 25, 2016

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From the President: Taking a Look at Water from Africa

Paul Bowen, WEF President 2015–2016

Recently, my day-job took me to central, east, and west Africa to work on wastewater treatment facilities at several Coca-Cola Co. (Atlanta) bottlers. As I rode along the dusty, remote roads of Cameroon, Democratic Republic of Congo, and Mozambique, I was reminded that the need for water is prevalent in the everyday lives of people. […]

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April 24, 2016

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WEF and Others Launch Utility of the Future Today Recognition Program

The Utility of the Future (UOTF) Today Recognition Program celebrates the progress and performance of U.S. wastewater utilities while supporting the widespread adoption of an innovative business model. The Water Environment Federation (WEF; Alexandria, Va.), Water Environment Research Foundation (Alexandria, Va.), National Association of Clean Water Agencies (Washington, D.C.), and WateReuse (Alexandria, Va.), with support […]

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April 22, 2016

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WEF Wants To Celebrate Your Ingenious Fixes at WEFTEC® 2016

The Water Environment Federation (WEF; Alexandria, Va.) is hosting the fifth annual Ingenuity Contest. The competition recognizes that not all innovations come from the research laboratory. Some innovations come from the need to tackle a persistent problem with nothing more than the materials at hand and a hearty dose of ingenuity. The imaginative, inventive, and […]

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April 20, 2016

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Register Now for WEFTEC® 2016

Access a variety of high-quality water sector educational opportunities by attending the annual Water Environment Federation (WEF; Alexandria, Va.) technical exhibition and conference (WEFTEC). Recognized as the largest annual water quality exhibition in the world, the expansive show floor provides access to cutting-edge technologies. WEFTEC 2016 will be held at the New Orleans Morial Convention […]

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April 19, 2016

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Beer Provides Opportunity To Educate About Water in Arizona

SanTan Brewing participates in Tap to Top outreach campaign The next time Phoenix-area residents reach for a SanTan Brewing Co. (Phoenix) beer, they might be reminded about the importance of having a reliable source of clean water. SanTan has partnered with Crescent Crown Distributing (Mesa, Ariz.) and the National Forest Foundation (Missoula, Mont.) to launch […]

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April 18, 2016

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WEF Comments on EPA’s Proposed MS4 Permit Remand Rule

The Water Environment Federation (WEF; Alexandria, Va.) provided public comments on the proposed U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Phase II Municipal Separate Storm Sewer System (MS4) permit remand rule which was published in the Federal Register on Jan. 6. WEF’s comments respond to questions posed by EPA and focus on providing maximum flexibility to the […]

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