Brown and Caldwell Selected for Environmental Post-Closure Maintenance of Guam’s Ordot Closure Facility

| WALNUT CREEK, Calif. — Brown and Caldwell, a leading environmental engineering and construction firm, today announced its selection by Federal Receiver Gershman, Brickner & Bratton, Inc. (GBB), to provide operations and maintenance services for the post-closure care of Guam’s Ordot Closure Facility. In operation from the 1940s through 2012, the 42-acre Ordot Dump had been ... READ MORE

Stormwater Senior Project Manager

| Are you ready to make a real impact on the environment and your career? If so, Apex Companies has a career opportunity for you! Apex is seeking a top-notch seller-doer to manage and grow our stormwater group and business in the Los Angeles area.  This group includes a mix of field crews, project managers, and ... READ MORE

Fabco’s FABGUARD Now Registered in California

| FARMINGDALE, N.Y.  — Fabco Industries, Inc. is pleased to announce its proprietary FABGUARD anti-microbial pesticide is now registered in the state of California in addition to 17 other key stormwater markets. In 2015, FABGUARD was granted pesticide registration with the United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). Since that time it has been registered for use in ... READ MORE

EPA Releases Report on Coordination for Nonpoint Source Measures in Hypoxia Task Force States

| The Nonpoint Source Workgroup of the Hypoxia Task Force has produced a summary of nutrient reduction measures among member states, and critical metrics for tracking and informing progress toward reducing nutrient loadings to the Gulf of Mexico. This document represents the first-ever report that focuses on the Hypoxia Task Force coordinated effort to account specifically for ... READ MORE

Water Efficiency—Reader Favorites

| Listed below are the top Editor Blogs, Reader Favorite articles, and Water Efficiency magazine articles for you to enjoy. This list is curated based on reader views, search traffic, e-mail click-through, and most commented articles. ... READ MORE

Hanes Geo Components Announces Acquisition of DDD Erosion Control

| Hanes Geo Components, of Winston Salem, NC, announces they have reached an agreement to acquire DDD Erosion Control of Ashburn, GA. John Dowdell, President of Hanes Geo Components, commented that “DDD Erosion Control is a leader in the manufacturing and distribution of Silt Fence, a core product segment for Hanes Geo Components. In addition, their ... READ MORE

Speak at COMPOST2019—Share Your Work!

| CALL FOR PAPERS 2019! The USCC is seeking presenters with recent research or case studies on organics collection, processing or use. Submit now for the 27th Annual USCC Conference and Trade Show January 28-31, 2019 in Glendale/Phoenix, AZ! The USCC’s Annual Conference is the premiere professional meeting for composting, organics recycling and related topics. The Conference attracts more than ... READ MORE

EPA Requires Two Los Angeles-Area Plastics Manufacturers to Protect Local Waterways

| LOS ANGELES — The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has recently reached settlements with two Southern California plastics manufacturers over federal Clean Water Act violations. Under the terms of the settlements, both companies will take steps to prevent plastic materials they manage from washing into local waterways. Combined, the companies will pay more than $35,000 in ... READ MORE

Register for the Nutrient Sensor Action Challenge Stage II

| The Nutrient Sensor Action Challenge is in full swing, but there’s still time to register! $100,000 in prizes will go to up to two teams that demonstrate how nutrient sensor information can be translated into actions to address a nutrient problem.  Planning to enter the Challenge? Even if you are not sure or fully prepared, ... READ MORE