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World’s largest UV drinking-water disinfection plant set to go online

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NEW YORK — In two months, the world’s largest ultraviolet drinking-water disinfection plant will begin supplying New York City with clean water, according to Scientific American. The $1.6 billion
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Upgrades at water plant to strengthen public health protections

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FAIRMONT, W.Va. — Federal, state and local officials gathered in Fairmont, W.Va., Monday to mark the completion of major improvements to the Fairmont Water Filtration Plant. The $12.1 million
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Stockton, Calif. treatment plant receives LEED Gold certification

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STOCKTON, Calif. — Stockton, Calif.’s new water treatment plant has been awarded LEED Gold certification, Central Valley Business Times reported. Developed by the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC), LEED,
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Detroit water department to cut workforce by 81% under proposed plan

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DETROIT — The Detroit Water and Sewerage Department (DWSD) last week unveiled a reorganization plan that calls for the department to cut its work force 81% from 1,978 employees
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Two employees hospitalized following chlorine leak at Baltimore water treatment plant

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BALTIMORE — Two employees were hospitalized Monday morning following a chlorine leak at a Baltimore water treatment plant, WBFF FOX45 reported. According to a Baltimore public works spokesman, between
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Three Utah facilities to pay penalties for Risk Management Program violations

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DENVER — Three facilities in Utah — Olympic Park (Park City), Duchesne Valley Water Treatment Plant (Duchesne) and Ashley Valley Water Treatment Plant (Vernal) — have agreed to pay
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Clean water group challenges EPA’s final sewage sludge incinerator rule

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WASHINGTON — The National Association of Clean Water Agencies (NACWA) is challenging EPA’s final sewage sludge incinerator (SSI) rule on both its legal and technical basis and is requesting
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Worker rescued from sludge tank at Tennessee treatment plant

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NASHVILLE — Firefighters used a crane to rescue a subcontractor who had fallen eight feet into a sludge tank at a wastewater treatment plant in Bordeaux, Tenn., Tuesday morning,
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Water treatment plant employees find co-worker’s body

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PUNE, India — Staffers at the Pavarti water treatment plant in Pune, India, discovered the body of one of their colleagues early Monday, The Indian Express reported. According to
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Contractor cleared of wrongdoing in wastewater plant explosion

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EDMONDS, Wash. — Washington state investigators have cleared a general contractor of potential workplace safety violations in connection to a propane tank explosion at an Edmonds, Wash.-area water treatment
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