The American Water Works Association announced four new webinars for December:
December 01, 11 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. MT. Lessons Learned From Surface Water and Reuse Utilities: Maximizing Contaminant Removal with Biofiltration. Biofiltration treatment is extremely relevant to drinking water and reuse utilities across the United States, with significant work being conducted over the last 10 years to optimize these systems. This webinar will provide new information and data for managing emerging contaminants and yielding effective treatment using biofiltration techniques. Learn more.
December 03, 9 – 10:30 a.m. MT. Women in Water – Inform. Influence. Impact. This webinar will celebrate the remarkable impact of gender diversity in the water sector as more women assume leadership roles — including the broad economic and local financial benefits, the improved brand impression and satisfaction, and the top-quality performance of these leaders —and to encourage more women to join the water profession. Learn more.
December 10, 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. MT. Legal and Regulatory Issues in the Water Space: An Update As 2021 Comes to a Close (A Virtual Roundtable) – 2 Sessions. This two-part virtual roundtable will look at key legal and regulatory issues in the water sector as 2021 comes to a close and the various policy and regulatory activities of the Biden Administration that are beginning to take shape and promulgate. Learn more.
December 13, 10-11:30 a.m. MT. Learning from Megadisasters – Earthquake Resilience. Using the Tohoku earthquake and resultant tsunami that lead to the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear disaster as a case study, this webinar will share lessons learned and how we can use better technology to minimize the impact of a large earthquake. Learn more.
December 15, 11 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. MT. 2021 Regulatory Update. New drinking water regulations are on the horizon for per- and poly-fluoroalkyl substances, disinfection practice and disinfection byproducts. Both complying with revisions to the Lead and Copper Rule and accessing recent federal funding for lead service line replacement will require adequate lead service line inventories. Learn more.
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