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Plan to join us for Residuals and Biosolids 2021: A Virtual Event in May.  This conference will be an interactive online experience that will include innovative topics, virtual peer to peer networking opportunities, and informative sessions from forward-thinking leaders in the water sector.  Attendees of this virtual event will have the ability to earn continuing education units.  

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podcast about how the recent coronavirus relief package impacts the water sector, including the $638 million for a new program that will help low-income families cover the costs of their drinking water and wastewater bills. 

 

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Congress will provide $638 million towards a new program that will help low-income families cover the costs of their drinking water and wastewater utility bills.  This program will provide grants to states and tribes, who in turn will provide funds to owners or operators of public water systems or treatment works to reduce arrearages and rates to low-income households.  

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🎧 LISTEN to this episode about a new report that found management costs for biosolids increased by 37 percent because of PFAS regulations. Also hear about case studies from the report, treatment technologies, & productive regulatory approaches by states.

 

 

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As the world responds to #coronavirus, WEF members and staff are providing water sector professionals with the latest information about the virus and how to protect the workforce and public health.

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Plan to join us for the Collection Systems 2021: A Virtual Event to experience virtually innovative topics, peer to peer networking opportunities, and informative sessions from forward-thinking leaders in the water sector.  

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Odors and Air Pollutants 2021 is shaping up to be an interactive online experience that will include innovative topics, virtual peer to peer networking opportunities, informative sessions from forward-thinking leaders in the water sector, and the ability to earn continuing education units from developed online programming .

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Collection Systems Virtual Event 2021

  • WEF’s Collection Systems 2021 Conference will be a fully virtual event. Plan to join us virtually for a great experience that will include innovative topics, virtual peer to peer networking opportunities, and informative sessions from forward-thinking leaders experienced with equipment and technology that continue to improve efforts in providing high quality collection systems infrastructure throughout the county.