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Join us on a video journey as we look back over 12 years of the award-winning WEF Community Service project at WEFTEC.

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Take a virtual trip around the world to hear from water professionals and organizations about the work they are doing and to get everyone excited for the opening of WEFTEC Connect.

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As the world is facing clean water limitations and surface water scarcity due to population growth, climate change, and non-sustainable use of water, transformational leadership has become a necessity to solve these worldwide problems.

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Share your expertise at the highly regarded and most rigorously reviewed technical conference in the water quality, wastewater, and stormwater sectors. Submission deadline: Dec. 1.

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Peracetic Acid Disinfection: Implementation Considerations for Water Resource Recovery Facilities provides valuable education to help you evaluate and implement PAA technologies.

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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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Don’t let odor emissions become a nuisance. Odor Emissions and Control for Collection Systems and Water Resource Recovery Facilities, MOP 25, Second Edition, reflects the latest operational and design guidance to help you install an effective and environmentally compliant odor control program.

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Take action to showcase the importance of clean water and your appreciation of water workers fighting on the front lines with our new Essential/Fundamental T-shirts. All proceeds go to Operators Without Borders.

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WEF is soliciting submissions for abstracts, workshop proposals, and session proposals for its newest conference, Innovations in Process Engineering Conference (IPE). Visit our website to review the topics that will be considered for abstracts, session proposals, and workshop proposals. 

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Biological Nutrient Removal - Tools, Tips and Lessons Learned

  • Biological Nutrient Removal has become a hot topic as more stringent nutrient effluent limits spread throughout the country. Precise control of the biological activity within the activated sludge system is essential and reliable instrumentation is crucial to achieving treatment goals. This diverse panel of wastewater experts will share their expertise in Biological Nutrient Removal and the lessons they have learned while working in their respective roles.