Municipalities ordered to protect San Francisco Bay from sewage discharge
- Environmental Protection Agency Has Become a Law Unto Itself. Kovacs, William L. // Business Journal (Central New York);07/28/2000, Vol. 14 Issue 30, p23
Comments on the United States Environmental Protection Agency's proposed total maximum daily load regulations for surface water. Impact on the ability of states to manage water quality; Laws violated by the agency rules; Lawmakers' reactions to the plan.
- EPA outlines '99 clean water action plan goals. // WaterWorld;May99, Vol. 15 Issue 5, p9
Focuses on the accomplishments of the United States Environmental Protection Agency regarding its compliance with the Clean Water Action Plan of President Bill Clinton's administration. Protection of watersheds; Improvement of information and citizen's right to know; Management of polluted runoff.
- Ruling stops WOTUS, but not in Texas. Hall, Gene // Texas Agriculture Magazine;9/18/2015, Vol. 31 Issue 4, p2
The article reports on the ruling of a North Dakota federal judge that temporarily stopped the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Waters of the U.S. (WOTUS) rule in 13 states in the U.S.
- EPA's Arsenic Rule Could Carry A Stiff Price for Water Systems. Preston, Darrell // Bond Buyer;07/11/2000, Vol. 333 Issue 30929, p1
Focuses on the estimated cost of the United States Environmental Protection Agency's proposal to lower the allowable levels of arsenic in drinking water. Agency's lowering of the arsenic level standard to five parts per billion; Problems facing states that rely on groundwater sources; Need for...
- Meeting the Enhanced Coagulation Portion of the D/DBP Rule. Ruehl, Karen // WaterWorld;Sep99, Vol. 15 Issue 8, p71
Reports that water systems in the United States are seeking for advice on how to meet the enhanced coagulation section of the Disinfectants and Disinfection Byproduct Rule of the Environmental Protection Agency. Problems in meeting treatment goals and increasing costs; Steps in complying with...
- Enhanced Coagulation and the D/DBP Rule. // WaterWorld;Sep99, Vol. 15 Issue 8, p74
Explains the section of the United States Environmental Protection Agency's Disinfectants and Disinfection Byproducts Rule (D/DBP) governing enhanced coagulation of water systems. Aims of the D/DBP Rule; Compliance to the rules; Definition of the point of diminishing returns alternative.
- THE LATEST. SHOGREN, ELIZABETH // High Country News;6/22/2015, Vol. 47 Issue 11, p8
The article reports on the rules of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency which cover tributaries to protected waters and nearby wetlands despite the number of times of dry and if they have signs of flow such as beds, banks and high-water marks.
- Drinking-Water Security. // Journal of Environmental Health;Sep2003, Vol. 66 Issue 2, p41
According to American Water Works Association, an immense focus on security by American water utilities has resulted in an unprecedented mobilization of effort and resources to protect water supply in the U.S. Working with the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), water utilities have ramped up...
- EPA Issues Water Infrastructure Sustainability Policy. Crow, Patrick // WaterWorld;Dec2010, Vol. 26 Issue 12, p10
The article reports on the issuing of the Clean Water and Drinking Water Infrastructure Sustainability Policy by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). It states that EPA is responding to the challenges faced by the communities in making upgrades and repairs to their aging sewer systems...