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Regulations Corner - September 2020

Sep 11, 2020
Washington State Biosolids Statute In 1992, the Washington State Department of Ecology (Ecology) enacted a statute for the state biosolids program that included a declaration that biosolids are a…
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Regulations Corner - August 2020

Aug 14, 2020
New PFAS Outreach Resources The New England Water Environment Association (NEWEA) and North East Biosolids & Residuals Association (NEBRA) teamed up on a PFAS communication campaign aimed at…
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Regulations Corner - July 2020

Jul 21, 2020
WA State General Permit for Biosolids The Washington State Dept. of Ecology announced their determination that the general permit under WAC-173-308 is the best approach to implementing the statewide…
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Regulations Corner - June 2020

Jun 26, 2020
COVID-19 Surveillance Recommendations The Water Research Foundation recently released "Wastewater Surveillance of the COVID-19 Genetic Signal in Sewersheds: Recommendations from Global Experts." The…
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Regulations Corner - May 2020

May 29, 2020
COVID-19 News & Resources Water Environment Federation Residuals & Biosolids Issues Concerning COVID-19 Virus Central States WEA Biosolids & COVID-19 Fact Sheet Consumer Reports…
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Regulations Corner - April 2020

Apr 28, 2020
New Washington State Compost Rule By Ashley Mihle, King County & Northwest Biosolids Outreach Committee Chair
Washington State recently enacted a bill, HB 2713, that requires local…
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Regulations Corner - March 2020

Mar 20, 2020
WEF Biosolids National Convening By Greg Kester, California Assoc. of Sanitation Agencies
The Water Environment Federation (WEF) hosted a biosolids convening in Alexandria, Virginia on…
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COVID-19 Update

Mar 19, 2020
As COVID-19 continues to take its toll on our local and global communities, we want to give gratitude to those in front line services that include those continuing to ensure clean water, wastewater…
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Regulations Corner - February 2020

Feb 24, 2020
PFAS in Wastewater Resources
As the PFAS topic continues to evolve, new resources have also become available to help the water and wastewater sector better understand the weight of this on…
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Regulations Corner - December 2019/January 2020

Jan 14, 2020
Regulations Corner PFAS & National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA)
In December, the House & Senate released the 2020 National Defense Authorization Act. The National Association of…