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Durham Region Approves Project to Upgrade Pollution Control Plant

A project to upgrade the Newcastle Water Pollution Control Plant in Durham Region has been approved by Regional Council. By increasing the capacity of the...

St. Catharines Approves 2020 Water and Wastewater Budget

The City of St. Catharines is continuing to make investments in safe, affordable drinking water. It earmarked roughly $9.3 million in investments for water...

Research Junction to Target Urban Issues in Saskatoon

The new Research Junction collaboration between the City of Saskatoon and the University of Saskatchewan has received funding for research projects that will examine...

Capital Regional District Board Approves Limited Use of Biosolids

The Capital Regional District (CRD) Board has approved a motion to allow a portion of biosolids produced at the Residuals Treatment Facility to be...

Portage la Prairie, M.B. Receives Investment to Upgrade Wastewater Infrastructure

The Manitoba government will be providing more than $61 million to support the upgrade of the water pollution control facility in Portage la Prairie,...

Association of Boards of Certification Provides Support to Operators Without Borders

Operators Without Borders (OWB), an international non-profit registered in Canada, received a donation of $5,000 USD from the Association of Boards of Certification (ABC)....

Small Solutions, Big Progress

Serving Indigenous communities with reliable, easy to operate small solutions. Water is considered sacred by Indigenous people for its interconnectedness to all life, making the...

The Use and Abuse of Antibiotics

Wastewater treatment plants are contributing to antimicrobial resistance worldwide. This was one of the key takeaways from a presentation by Kim Gilbride, a professor in...

Augmented Reality App Aims to Help Fight Against Unflushables

Amey—a supplier of consulting and infrastructure support services in the U.K.—will be using a new augmented reality app to help fight blockages caused by...

Courtenay, B.C. Launches Alternative Approval Process for Sanitary Sewer Project

An Alternative Approval Process (AAP) has been launched in Courtenay, B.C. to measure public support for funding the Greenwood Trunk Sanitary Sewer. The project is...

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