50 years of the Clean Water Act

By Dennis White Jan. 2022 On October 18, 1972, Public Law 92-500, better known as the Clean Water Act (CWA), was approved and passed by the 92nd Congress. The approval only occurred after bill S-2770 …

STRAIGHT ANSWERS with Chris McMillen

It’s our pleasure to be a resource answering questions that come to us. What I’ve found is that often the questions asked are similar so it led to this idea to share the questions and …

How Do We Find the Right People

Here is a question I’m often asked related to a common problem in our industry. “We have had turnover in our water/wastewater departments. One was due to retirement and the other was because our guy …

Turning Wastewater Scum Into a Profitable Resource

Researchers at the University of Minnesota are developing a new process which converts wastewater scum, a treatment byproduct, into biodiesel. This promising new research could provide the wastewater industry with another valuable outlet for protecting …