As part of World Water Week held this week in Stockholm, Sweden, six water/wastewater industry experts presented a groundbreaking seminar on Tuesday, September 7 that explored future sustainable solutions to the world’s water problems. [Read more]
There is still time to join your water quality colleagues for “Information Exchange: Networking Our Resources” on September 15-17, 2010 at the Modesto Centre Plaza and Doubletree Hotel for NRTC 2010. Registration is open online and the full conference brochure is available! Haven’t made your hotel reservation yet at the Doubletree? The deadline for the CWEA discounted rate has been extended until Friday, September 20!
Contact Hours for the CA Department of Public of been approved for 17 technical sessions. See which ones here! CEU’s for the SWRCB have also been approved for all technical sessions!
NRTC 2010 will bring you and your peers together with multiple information exchanges opportunities during sessions, on the exhibit floor and during networking events. This conference is an affordable way to receive the training, information and new ideas you need, along with CWEA contact hours.
The technical program will include two days of Collection Systems training and P3S. Full days of Safety, O&M, Laboratory along with a Grade 1,2 and 3 Operator Certification Review session!
Two full day pre-conference workshops with an in-depth look into:
- Lab Results for Non-Lab Professionals
- Salinity: from Start to Finish
Networking events include:
- An exhibit floor with both indoor and outdoor locations hosting over 50 companies with a hosted reception on Thursday evening
- Luncheons with distinguished speakers on both Thursday and Friday
- The Annual Golf Tournament on Wednesday afternoon
- A special evening reception on Thursday night at the McHenry Mansion with live music and a car show!
September 14th at 1PM EST, EPA will be hosting a webinar specifically for NPDES permittees and their trade associations to provide information on the development of the proposed National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (NPDES) Electronic Reporting Rule. This webinar will provide a forum for NPDES permittees, trade associations and other interested stakeholders to ask questions and provide informal comments related to the proposed rule.
Anyone who wants to participate can attend.
The Water Environment Federation (WEF) will feature two special sessions on hot topic water quality issues during WEFTEC® 2010 next month in New Orleans, La. New Orleans Mayor Mitch Landrieu and U.S. EPA Deputy Administrator Robert Perciasepe have been invited and are expected as featured speakers. [Read more]
CWEA Past President, Darren Greenwood, was recently profiled about his passion for using art to improve the public’s understanding of wastewater treatment. He unveiled a new cluster of whale murals at the Livermore water reclamation plant.
“People drive by the treatment plant all the time and they don’t know what it does,” Greenwood said. “Instead of just giving them a flyer, I realized I could show them in two seconds when they drive by” and see the mural.