2012 Press Releases

December 20, 2012
Leading NASA Scientist to Speak at Joint WEF/WERF Luncheon

November 26, 2012
WEF, U.S. Department of Labor Team to Develop Operator Training Standards

October 18, 2012
Teams from the University of Colorado Boulder and the University of South Florida Win the 2012 WEF Student Design Competition

October 15, 2012
WEF, NACWA and ACWA Celebrate 40 Years of Clean Water Act Accomplishments and Outline a Vision for the Future

October 11, 2012
WEF Announces its 2012-2013 Board of Trustees 

October 9, 2012
Over 17,000 Seek the Latest in Water Science and Technology at WEFTEC® 2012

October 3, 2012
Three Times is a Charm for Virginia’s Terminal Velocity at 2012 Operations Challenge Competition

September 27, 2012
Water Puts America to Work: Investment in Water Infrastructure Creates Jobs, Drives Innovation, and Safeguards Public Health

September 27, 2012
October is WATER’S WORTH IT® Month in the City of New Orleans

September 20, 2012
Water Environment Research Examines Energy ROI from Combining Algal Biofuel Production with Wastewater Treatment

September 18, 2012
Wastewater Operations Professionals to Showcase Skills at WEFTEC® 2012

September 13, 2012
Citizens Worldwide to Observe World Water Monitoring Day September 18

September 11, 2012
Top Commerce Official to Launch US Environmental Technologies Export Initiative at WEFTEC® 2012 

September 10, 2012
WEF Applauds Inclusion of Water Infrastructure in Democratic and Republican Platforms

September 5, 2012 
U.S. EPA Administrator Lisa Jackson to Keynote Special Water Leaders Session at WEFTEC® 2012

August 29, 2012
WEF to Construct Wetland in New Orleans’ City Park

August 23, 2012
Water Environment & Technology Wins Again!

August 21, 2012
WEFTEC® Sessions, Exhibits Tackle Stormwater

August 16, 2012
Water Environment & Technology Wins Second Award Distinction 

August 15, 2012
WEFTEC® Innovation Showcase Features Ingenious Products, Ideas

August 2, 2012
WEFTEC® Workshops Shed Light on Biogas

July 18, 2012
Water Environment Federation Announces Winners of the 2012 WEF Excellence Awards

July 10, 2012
Water Environment & Technology Wins Prestigious 2012 Magnum Opus Award

June 18, 2012
New York Student to Represent U.S. in International Stockholm Junior Water Prize Competition

June 14, 2012
WEF Announces the 2012 Inductees of its Fellow Recognition Program  

June 13, 2012
Join the Effort to Make Water Visible…WATER’S WORTH IT™!

June 12, 2012
WEF Welcomes EPA’s Revised Framework for Integrated Municipal Planning 

June 7, 2012
Futurist, Trends and Innovation Expert to Deliver Keynote Address at the Opening General Session of WEFTEC® 2012 

May 16, 2012
WEF Announces State Winners of U.S. Stockholm Junior Water Prize  

April 19, 2012
WEF Team Competing Today in Argentinean Operations Challenge

April 12, 2012
New Report Touts Economic and Other Potential Benefits of Green Infrastructure 

April 11, 2012
NBP Bronze-Level Recognition Introduced at Biosolids Management Workshop  

April 10, 2012
WEF Appoints Amanda J. Waters as New Government Affairs Counsel

April 3, 2012
Global Experts Convene to Discuss Future Utility Energy Performance at WEF Residuals & Biosolids Meeting in Raleigh, NC

March 30, 2012
Registration and Housing is Now Open for WEFTEC® 2012 in New Orleans   

March 26, 2012
WEF, IWA Announce Winners of the Third Annual World Water Monitoring Challenge™ Awards   

March 22, 2012

March 7, 2012
Ohio Congressman Gibbs urges creation of WIFIA finance tool to reduce water infrastructure costs 

February 28, 2012
WEF Urges Passage of New Water Infrastructure Financing Legislation

February 22, 2012
Water Environment Federation Announces New Strategic Direction

February 14, 2012
World Water Monitoring Day™ Re-launches with New Name, Look and Interactive Website

February 10, 2012
Renowned ‘Standard Methods’ water manual updated, 22nd edition now available

January 18, 2012
New WEF and Imagine H2O Partnership Advances Water Entrepreneurship

January 12, 2012
WEF Now Offers Free Webcasts