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Recent research aims to better understand how coastal storms affect groundwater quality and quantity

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November 19 is World Toilet Day, the annual reminder about the importance of sanitation to health, communities, the environment, and the economy. While the day organized by the United Nations (UN) is an opportunity to celebrate how much the toilet has done for civilization, it also serves as a stark reminder that over 4 billion people live without access to safety managed sanitation.

Lynn Broaddus discusses World Toilet Day

Alexandria, VA – The new Brave Blue World documentary, which paints an optimistic picture of how humanity is...

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The Water Environment Federation is truly a global organization, with members in 78 countries, Member Associations and Corresponding...

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With more than 500 presentations on WEFTEC Connect, BlueTech Research does the hard work for you! Review their deep analysis of the abstracts submitted for 2020 and learn about some of the trends over the past 5 years.

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WEFTEC’s Innovation Showcase has become known as a “one-stop-shop” to learn about the water sectors latest technologies, trends, and transformations. Take a few minutes to learn about this year's contenders, watch their pitch videos, and choose your Top 8!

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We may not be able to interact face-to-face this year, but that’s not stopping us from bringing you...

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Look inside this preview publication to learn more about the WEFTEC Connect educational programming, Exhibitor Showcase, and networking opportunities that are being developed for this October.

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The WEF Stormwater Institute (SWI) is updating its Municipal Separate Storm Sewer System (MS4) survey. Consisting of 26 questions, the 2020 MS4 Needs Assessment Survey will take the pulse of the U.S. stormwater sector in search of up-to-date information on permittee characteristics, obstacles, and opportunities.

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In a new study, an international research team highlights a gap in scientific knowledge about how stormwater might affect phytoplankton growth and the health of lakes and similar freshwater bodies.

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This World Water Day, WEF’s research community has its eyes turned to public health issues and the treatment...

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In 2019, we volunteered to be co-chairs of the steering committee for the National Stormwater Symposium and we...

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Leslie Schehl and John Phillips explain how climate change is altering rainfall patterns and posing challenges for stormwater management, particularly in the form of urban flooding.

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Dr. Adil Dhalla, Managing Director, START Centre, NTUitive, and Chief Operating Officer, NEWRI, NTU Singapore visited the WEFTEC Now Studio to discuss membrane technologies and surrounding business practices.

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