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WWEMA 48th Washington Forum Sponsors and Sponsorships Available

     SPONSORSHIPS AVAILABLE WWEMA offers the opportunity to sponsor our events to help create dynamic programming and networking opportunities. Sponsorship opportunities available for the WWEMA 48th Washington Forum include Aquamarine ($3,000), Diamond ($2,000), Platinum ($1,500), Gold ($1,000), Silver ($750), and Bronze ($500). Manufacturer Representatives can also help sponsor the Tuesday night Welcome Reception ($200). Sponsors [...]

Announcing: WWEMA 48th Washington Forum, Advocating For Today — Educating For Tomorrow

WWEMA Announces Advocating For Today — Educating For Tomorrow 48th Washington Forum April 26-28, 2022 Leesburg, VA – Today, the Water and Wastewater Equipment Manufacturers Association (WWEMA) is pleased to formally announce open registration for its 48th Washington Forum, Advocating For Today — Educating For Tomorrow. The invitation is for everyone in the water sector—both WWEMA [...]

WWEMA Welcomes New Members

WWEMA is pleased to introduce our newest full members—Atlas SSI, Inc., AquaPyr, Inc., JWC Environmental, Enduro Composites, and Vaughan Company. The official WWEMA delegates for these companies, respectively, are Bill Woodworth, Ali Giti, Stacy Belanger, Francisco Alvidrez, and Stefanie Vaughan. A brief description of each company’s products is listed below; you can learn more about these [...]

EPA and Others Warn of Water Cybersecurity Threats to Water Systems and Manufacturing Sector

On October 14, 2021, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), the U.S. Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA), and the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) jointly published an Advisory (AA21-287A) that warns of ongoing malicious cyber activity—by both known and unknown actors—targeting the information technology (IT) and operational technology (OT) networks, systems, and devices of U.S. [...]

New Jersey Announces $1 Billion Water Infrastructure Investment Plan

On January 22, 2022, the New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection (NJ DEP) Commissioner Shawn LaTourette announced the launch of the state’s Water Infrastructure Investment Plan (WIIP). The WIIP is funded with new Federal funding under the Bipartisan Infrastructure Law and continuing state appropriations championed by New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy and the New Jersey Legislature. [...]

EPA Finalizes Lead and Copper Rule

On December 16, 2021, EPA announced the development of a new regulation—the Lead and Copper Rule Improvements (LCRI)—to better protect communities from exposure to lead in drinking water. This regulation would amend the Lead and Copper Rule Revisions (LCRR), which became effective the same day. The goal of the LCRI is to provide additional health protection [...]