April 27, 2017

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Meet WEF’s Newest Life Members

James C. DeLaura, member since 1979, New Jersey Water Environment Association. Warren N. Farmer, member since 1972, Central States Water Environment Association. Sheldon Lipke, member since 1973, New Jersey Water Environment Association. K. Mathai, member since 1982, Missouri Water Environment Association. William J. Muszynksi, member since 1980, New Jersey Water Environment Association. Anita E. Norris, […]

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April 26, 2017

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Technical Algae Resources Now Available from WEF

The Water Environment Federation (WEF; Alexandria, Va.) now provides cutting-edge technical information and learning opportunities focused on algae. WEF’s new online technical topic area — the algae webpage — educates about the wastewater bioremediation potential of algae and provides such technical resources as “Algae Bioreactors as a Cost-Effective Approach for Enhanced Nutrient Removal – Approaching […]

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April 25, 2017

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Calendar Uses Cartoons To Educate about Water, Sanitation, and Hygiene

The World Bank (Washington, D.C.) draws attention to complex challenges associated with water, sanitation, and hygiene (WASH) through humor in a downloadable, open-access calendar. The 2017 Water Cartoon Calendar showcases global water concerns in a format that can reach a large and varied audience, according to a World Bank news article. It was designed to […]

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April 24, 2017

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WEF Stormwater Seminar Co-Located with Instrumentation Conference

In June, the Water Environment Federation (WEF; Alexandria, Va.) will offer stormwater education in conjunction with the International Water Association (IWA; London) Instrumentation, Control, and Automation 2017 conference. WEF’s Stormwater Seminar 2017 will discuss the various uses for smart systems and big data for innovative stormwater management. Attendees can learn how to use big data in […]

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April 22, 2017

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Anaerobic Digestion Covered in WEF Fact Sheet

Key information about anaerobic digestion now is available in a new 6-page, open-access fact sheet prepared by the Fundamental Outreach Subcommittee of the Water Environment Federation (WEF; Alexandria, Va.) Municipal Resource Recovery Design Committee. “Anaerobic Digestion Fundamentals” provides an overview of anaerobic digestion; covers the topics of process, design, and operation and maintenance; and describes […]

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April 21, 2017

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DC Water Video Showcases National Green Infrastructure Program

The Water Environment Federation (WEF; Alexandria, Va.) and DC Water (Washington, D.C.) launched the National Green Infrastructure Certification Program (NGICP) in 2016. The first NGICP certifications were awarded in January 2017. DC Water showcases the importance of green infrastructure and the training to build this infrastructure in a new video.  “This is an incredible people […]

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April 20, 2017

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Past President Creates Art Influenced by Engineering

Joe Lagnese may have had a long career in engineering, but his talents extend from the technical to the artistic. Lagnese first joined the Water Environment Federation (WEF; Alexandria, Va.) and the Pennsylvania Water Environment Association (WEA) in 1956. He also served as WEF president from 1971 to 1972 and has earned WEF Honorary Membership. […]

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April 19, 2017

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Continue the WEFTEC® 2016 Educational Experience with Conference Proceedings

Catch up on technical information presented during last year’s Water Environment Federation (WEF; Alexandria, Va.) technical exhibition and conference (WEFTEC) by purchasing the WEFTEC® 2016 conference proceedings. During the largest annual water quality conference of its kind, attendees have access to high-quality education and training. The WEF Program Committee, made up of more than 200 water […]

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