TCE/PCE Contamination Hits Home

In February, several Illinois towns including Lisle/Woodridge, Naperville and Downers Grove, faced the reality of well contamination from trichloroethylene (TCE) and tetrachloroethylene (PCE), industrial solvents and possible carcinogens used to remove grease from fabricated metal parts. With a quote of up to six months needed for a geology study to find the sources, these towns faced long-lasting decisions.

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EDITORIAL

Activation Date: 
March 27, 2002
Issue Reference: 
Legacy
Legacy ID: 
13026

Check, Please

Some recent news stories have brought the issue of who is going to pay for America's aging infrastructure back in focus. The bottom line is that cities hoping for a Federal bailout are badly mistaken. The burden appears to be on the people and businesses that are located in their neighborhoods.

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Editorial

About The Author: 

Bill Swichtenberg is Editorial Director.
He can be contacted at bswichtenberg@sgcmail.com.

Activation Date: 
March 5, 2002
Legacy
Legacy ID: 
12995

Carving the Nutrient Pie

A watershed protection approach focuses on water resources giving a more complete understanding of overall conditions in an area and the problems that affect those conditions.

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January 2002 Editorial

About The Author: 

Bill Swichtenberg is the editorial director of Water Engineering & Management.

Activation Date: 
December 27, 2001
Legacy
Legacy ID: 
12836

New Year Shows Promise

Now is the time to make our new year?s resolutions. How can we make some informed resolutions for our businesses? Why, by listening to the people in the trenches?to industry members themselves.

Activation Date: 
January 1, 2002
Legacy
Legacy ID: 
12828

The Right Time for Bottled Water, POU

Although in October, the IBWA had seen only a slight increase in sales overall since the attacks, individual companies have reported increased sales since Sept. 11. This partly is due to bottled water being named as one of the must-have items in case of further terrorism.

Lingering concerns over the economy remain high on everyone’s minds. With 2002 just a short time away, financial analysts already are predicting what the year will look like for our nation – some are positive and some make you want to horde your money in your mattress.

Publication Date: 
December 3, 2001
Activation Date: 
December 3, 2001
Issue Reference: 
Legacy
Legacy ID: 
12803

WIC Provides Perfect Forum for Professionals

WQP is striving to bring you even more of what you want ... practical and comprehensive resources available to you every single day.

Activation Date: 
November 9, 2001
Issue Reference: 
Legacy
Legacy ID: 
12756

My Favorite Quality Products

As with the toy industry, the water industry also proves to have some hot items.

Activation Date: 
January 1, 2001
Issue Reference: 
Legacy
Legacy ID: 
11928