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July 2013 

NBP News 




 City of St. Cloud, MN Achieves Gold-Level Recognition 

Congratulations to the City of St. Cloud, MN for achieving Gold-Level Recognition for the city's Biosolids Management Program (BMP)!  (read more …) 

 WEF Releases Online Biosolids Land Appliers’ Guides for Class I and Class II Certification Examinations 

On July 30, WEF released the "WEF/ABC Biosolids Land Appliers' Online Guide to Preparing for the Class I Certification Examination," and the "WEF/ABC Biosolids Land Appliers' Online Guide to Preparing for the Class II Certification Examination."   (read more …) 

WEFTEC 2013 Programming Focus on Biosolids 

WEFTEC is scheduled for October 5-9, 2013 at McCormick Place South in Chicago, IL.  This year’s event provides programming developed for you, the Biosolids expert, including: 

  •  2 full-day workshops 
  •  14 sessions 
  •  51 session presentations 
  •  1 mobile session 

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The Northwest Biosolids Management Association posts new Biosolids Video  (read more …) 

Conference of Mayors Awards Small City Outstanding Achievement Program Award for Beneficial Biosolids Reuse Program 

At the 81st Annual Conference of Mayors, Fayetteville, AR Mayor Lioneld Jordan, was recognized with the Small City Outstanding Achievement Program award for Fayetteville's Beneficial Biosolids Reuse Program.  (read more …) 

Stoner Tours Hornsby Bend Biosolids Management Plant  

Nancy Stoner, U.S. EPA Assistant Administrator of the Office of Water, along with Austin city officials recently toured the biogas generator at the Hornsby Bend Biosolids Management Plant.  (read more …) 

NC Governor Signs SB 372 into Law July 23 

The NC Senate voted unanimously to concur with SB 372 Omnibus County Legislation on July 16 and the Governor signed the bill into law on July 23 (S.L. 2013-340).  (read more …) 






The 86th Annual Water Environment Federation
Technical Exhibition and Conference 
McCormick Place South | Chicago, Illinois USA
Conference: October 5 – 9 | Exhibition: October 7 – 9


Get in the know of everything happening at WEFTEC this year by reading the digital conference announcement!  In it, you will find information about the educational programs, the various events taking place, featured speakers, exhibitors, and travel and housing.  Everything you need to know about WEFTEC 2013 is just a click away.  Read more... 


Residuals and Biosolids 2014 - Sustainability Made Simple: Facilitating Resource Recovery
Austin Convention Center   
Austin, Texas
Conference: May 18 – 21, 2014
Exhibition: May 19 - 20, 2014

Call for Abstracts Now Open!
Deadline to Submit is August 14, 2013!