NPR: FATBERG! 15-Ton ‘Lump Of Lard’ Removed From London Sewer

August 6, 2013 | Sewer

August 06, 2013by Mark MemmottSet this post aside until after lunch if you have a sensitive stomach.A " 'bus-sized lump' of food fat mixed with wet wipes" has been removed from a southwest London sewer, .The 15-ton behemoth was the…

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Webinar on changes to Consumer Confidence Reports

January 9, 2013 | Funding, Infrastructure, Sewer

EPA has completed its review of the Consumer Confidence Report Rule and has concluded that drinking water utilities can provide reports about drinking water quality to customers via email or on the internet instead of mailing a copy of the…

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EPA releases support guide for water utilities on containment and disposal of large amounts of contaminated water

November 8, 2012 | Assistance, EPA, Management, Rates, Sewer, Training, Wastewater, Water

EPA has released the Containment and Disposal of Large Amounts of Contaminated Water: A Support Guide for Water Utilities. The guide serves as a reference document for the preparation and response to a contamination event when rapid decision making is…

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EPA training webinars on the Climate Resilience Evaluation and Awareness Tool

November 10, 2011 | Rates, Sewer, Water

The Climate-Resilience Evaluation and Awareness Tool (CREAT) supports water-sector utilities in conducting climate-related risk assessments, evaluating adaptation options, and understanding climate threats. EPA is currently delivering a nine-webinar series of training materials for CREAT that will continue through November 15…

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EPA’s Office of Water welcomes Acting Assistant Administrator Nancy Stoner

February 15, 2011 | Sewer

Nancy Stoner, who has been serving as the Deputy Assistant Administrator for Water at the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) since February 2010, began her new position this week as the Acting Assistant Administrator for Water.Stoner’s extensive career in environmental…

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