Tuesday, December 10, 2019

Tag: wastewater

City of Ottawa Committee Recommends Upgrades to WWTP

The City of Ottawa’s Standing Committee on Environmental Protection, Water, and Waste Management recommended that Council approve upgrades to the cogeneration system at the Robert O....

Regional District of Nanaimo Wins Excellence in Biosolids Award

The Regional District of Nanaimo (RDN) won the Northwest Biosolids Excellence in Biosolids Award at the recent Biofest conference in Blaine, Washington. The award...

Sewage Gives Clues about Socioeconomic Status and Habits: Study

A team of researchers from the University of Queensland and the Norwegian Institute for Water Research has found that the study of wastewater sewage...

Nova Scotia Invests Nearly $1M in Water and Wastewater Projects

Eight communities across Nova Scotia will receive more than $922,000 for water and wastewater projects through the Provincial Capital Assistance Program. “We heard from municipalities,...

WEF Announces Winners of Student Design Competition

The Water Environment Federation (WEF) has announced that students from the University of British Columbia and University of Colorado are the winners of the...

Stratford, P.E.I. Approves Tender for Wastewater Delivery System

The Town of Stratford in P.E.I. has approved a resolution to award the tender for its wastewater delivery system to the Charlottetown Pollution Control...

Ottawa Completes Tunneling for Combined Sewage Storage Tunnel

A tunnel-boring machine has completed its four-kilometre east-west journey, marking a major milestone for the Combined Sewage Storage Tunnel project. With the two-kilometre north-south tunnel already...

North Okanagan Receives $24M for Wastewater Recovery Project

A wastewater recovery project in the Regional District of North Okanagan has received $24.3 million in federal and provincial funding. This was one of the...

Microplastics Potentially Causing Catastrophic Consequences

Plastics in our waste streams are breaking down into tiny particles and causing potentially catastrophic consequences for human health and our aquatic systems, according...

Former Operator Receives National First Nations Water Leadership Award

First Nations people and organizations are leading efforts to ensure their communities receive access to safe, clean, and reliable drinking water. To recognize this...

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