$140 billion needed for wastewater funds
- Michigan authority to turn waste into snow. // Waste News;10/06/97, Vol. 3 Issue 21, p6
Cites the efforts of Harbor Springs Area Sewage Disposal Authority in Harbor Springs, Michigan, to test its proposal to dispose of the town's liquid waste by turning its into snow in winter 1997. Request of permit from the Michigan Department of Environmental Quality.
- Development of effective on-site sewage disposal surveys Taylor, Marilou; Nicola, Ray M.; Gomez, Anthony // Journal of Environmental Health;Mar/Apr1992, Vol. 54 Issue 5, p20
No abstract available.
- A small community success story: How pressure sewers and a community septic system are... Feuss, James V.; Farrell, R. Paul // Journal of Environmental Health;Jun1996, Vol. 58 Issue 10, p18
Presents a case study on the sewage disposal system in Cuyler, New York. Overall plan of the treatment system; Options proposed for the sewage disposal system; Factors influencing the choice of water treatment system; Environmental evaluation of the system.
- Detroit sewer plan costly to customers. // Crain's Detroit Business;7/01/96, Vol. 12 Issue 27, p16
Reports on the high costs of a plan by the Detroit Water and Sewerage Department in Michigan to stop sewage discharges into the Detroit and Rouge rivers.
- Now what? Powers, Mike // Human Ecology;Winter93, Vol. 21 Issue 1, p20
Reveals the need to adopt different attitudes and practices toward waste disposal, recycling and groundwater protection. Rural water quality education program; Correlation between economic status and well and septic system quality; Difference in the levels of contamination between drilled and...
- The waste chase. Kendrick, K. // Science World;3/20/92, Vol. 48 Issue 13, p14
Offers a look at where your sewage goes after the flush. Sewage treatment plants; Wetland systems; The problem of volume; Story of artificial wetland treatment systems isn't all rosy. INSET: Where does your waste go?;How an artificial marsh purifies....
- New York sludge loses charm in Texas town. Walker, Sam // Christian Science Monitor;12/30/96, Vol. 89 Issue 24, p1
Reports that in 1992, a Company in Oklahoma won a six-year contract to dispose of New York's treated sewage on a ranch in Sierra Blanca, Texas. What made residents agree to the move; Plans of New York to ship more sludge there; Who supports the sludge operation in Texas; Plans for a...
- Dirty water. Griffin, Jeff // Underground Construction;Oct97, Vol. 52 Issue 10, p32
Describes the use of Mobile Water Management Systems (MWMS) in removing trapped and contaminated water in underground structures in the United States. Traditional methods of removing water trapped in manholes, vaults and ducts; Steps in decontamination; MWMS equipment.
- Good buy, Columbus: CSO saves millions. // ENR: Engineering News-Record;2/21/94, Vol. 232 Issue 8, p18
Discusses various aspects of the construction of a combined-sewer-overflow (CS) project in Columbus, Georgia. Savings for the city government; City's approach to its financing of the CSO project. Plans for construction of another CSO; City's search for an efficient but inexpensive way to...