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With historic droughts and growing demand, water reuse is making headlines as a viable, reliable, safe and locally controlled supply of water for communities across the nation. Stay connected with the latest news on projects and policy related to water reuse.

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U.S. EPA and WateReuse Association to Celebrate First-Year Accomplishments of the National Water Reuse Action Plan

On Thursday, April 29, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and WateReuse Association will host a free webinar to celebrate the first year of the National Water Reuse Action Plan (WRAP), an innovative and collaborative effort involving numerous federal and state agencies and hundreds of stakeholders from...

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President Biden’s Job Plan Invests over $100 billion in Water Infrastructure, Including Water Reuse

On March 31, President Biden unveiled an infrastructure plan that calls for an investment of over $100 billion in the nation’s water and wastewater infrastructure, including water recycling to help communities maximize resiliency. The White House is touting the American Jobs Plan as a vision...

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WateReuse Association Applauds Passage of Drinking Water and Wastewater Infrastructure Act of 2021

Today, the Senate Environment and Public Works (EPW) Committee unanimously adopted the Drinking Water and Wastewater Infrastructure Act of 2021, which will make major investments in water recycling programs and resources, and help communities across the country adopt water reuse as a resource management tool....

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2021 WateReuse Awards for Excellence Showcase Leadership in Advancing Water Recycling

The WateReuse Association recognized leaders in water recycling during a March 22 ceremony at the virtual 36th Annual WateReuse Symposium. The 2021 WateReuse Awards for Excellence recognize individuals, projects, and partnerships that have made significant contributions in advancing water reuse as a key component of...

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WateReuse Association Applauds Introduction of Water Quality Protection and Job Creation Act of 2021

Today, Representatives Peter DeFazio (D-OR), Grace Napolitano (D-CA), and Brian Fitzpatrick (R-PA) will introduce the Water Quality Protection and Job Creation Act of 2021, which will make major investments in water recycling programs and resources, and help communities across the country adopt water reuse as...

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National Water Reuse Action Plan Marks One Year of Advancing Water Recycling

February 27, 2021 marked the one-year anniversary of the release of the national Water Reuse Action Plan (WRAP). The draft WRAP was first released by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and its federal agency partners at the 34th WateReuse Symposium in San Diego, California in 2019....

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New Activity Booklet Provides Water Reuse Education for Late Elementary and Early Middle School Students

The Project WET Foundation and the WateReuse Association announce the release of a new Water Reuse booklet that introduces students to the world of water reuse with fun activities that develop math and science skills. Students will learn about the urban water cycle, the treatment...

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WateReuse Members Profiled in EPA Water Workforce Compendium

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is showcasing the successes of several WateReuse Association members in recruiting and retaining a qualified workforce to manage water reuse, wastewater, and drinking water programs. As a key element of its Water Workforce Initiative, EPA developed a compendium of...

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WateReuse Applauds Selection of Radhika Fox to Lead EPA’s Office of Water

The WateReuse Association applauds the appointment of Radhika Fox as Principal Deputy Assistant Administrator for the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s Office of Water. Radhika brings more than 20 years of experience in developing policies, programs and issue-based advocacy campaigns on the most salient water issues...

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