PENNSYLVANIA: March Training Recap

July 2010
Pumper;Jul2010, p88
Trade Publication
The article reports on the 2010 annual March Training in Reading session sponsored by the Pennsylvania Septage Management Association, in which courses include onsite wastewater treatment system inspection and vacuum truck technician course from the National Association of Wastewater Transporters.


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