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A podcast featuring conversations with influential and interesting people from the water sector and news from the Water Environment Federation.

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Words On Water #175: Camille Sanders on a New Career Center for the Water Sector
9:23
February 23, 2021 Camille Sanders is Membership Director for the Water Environment Federation. In this episode Camille discusses WEF’s revamped … More
Feb 23, 2021
Words On Water #174: Introducing WEF’s New Director of Sustainable Biosolids Programs
18:16
February 16, 2021 Maile Lono-Batura is the new Director of Sustainable Biosolids Programs for the Water Environment Federation. In this … More
Feb 16, 2021
WOW: Take It From The Top Series With Matt Bond of KC Water
29:52
January 26, 2020 Matt Bond is Past-President of the Water Environment Federation and Deputy Director for Engineering at KC Water. … More
Jan 26, 2021
Words On Water #173: A Scholarship for Operators
11:15
January 21, 2021 Jaime Eichenberger is the President-elect of the Water Environment Federation and an Associate Vice President at HDR … More
Jan 21, 2021
Words On Water #172: Students Designing For the Real World
26:36
January 11, 2021 WEF’s Student Design Competition promotes real-world experience for students interested in pursuing an education and/or career in … More
Jan 11, 2021
Words On Water #171: Impact of Coronavirus Relief Package on Water Sector
28:40
January 5, 2020 Steve Dye is Legislative Affairs Director for the Water Environment Federation and Jason Myers is a Partner … More
Jan 05, 2021
Words On Water #170: How PFAS Can Raise Costs for Biosolids Programs
32:06
December 14, 2020 Janine Burke-Wells is Executive Director of the North East Biosolids & Residuals Association, Eric Spargimino is an … More
Dec 14, 2020
Words On Water #169: Lynn Broaddus on Her Perspective and Priorities as WEF President
16:37
November 16, 2020 Lynn Broaddus is the new President of the Board of Trustees for the Water Environment Federation and … More
Nov 16, 2020
Words On Water #168: The InFLOW Experience
20:35
November 10, 2020 Moriah Brown, Nadine Robertson, and Kayson Smith-Bejgrowicz are participants in the Water Environment Federation’s InFLOW program, which … More
Nov 10, 2020
Words On Water #167: Amy Corriveau on the Benefits of Digital Water During the Pandemic
25:40
October 29, 2020 Amy Corriveau is a Vice President and Director of Digital Solutions at CDM Smith. In this episode … More
Oct 29, 2020
WOW: Take It From The Top Series With… Claus Homann
30:21
October 20, 2020 Claus Homann is Chief Operating Officer for Aarhus Vand in Denmark and a past member of the … More
Oct 20, 2020
Words On Water #165: How One Project Reflects Water Sector Trends and Opportunities
21:37
October 1, 2020 Frank Houston is Senior Regional Manager for the Eastern U.S. for DN Tanks and Alan Parent is … More
Oct 01, 2020
Words On Water #164: Martin Bureau on Treating PFAS
13:11
September 30, 2020 Martin Bureau is the Vice President of Innovation at Logistec Environmental. In this episode Martin discusses the … More
Sep 30, 2020
Words On Water #163: Erin Rothman on Monitoring Stormwater With Sensors
18:35
September 30, 2020 Erin Rothman is the CEO of StormSensor. In this episode Erin discusses how cities are increasingly interested … More
Sep 30, 2020
Words On Water #162: Kevin Marsh on the Role of I&I in Tracking Coronavirus
22:37
September 29, 2020 Kevin Marsh is the President of FlowWorks. In this episode Kevin discusses the increasingly popular practice of … More
Sep 29, 2020
Words On Water #161: Steve Myers and Melody White on the Momentum in Resource Recovery
20:53
September 29, 2020 Steve Myers and Melody White are Application Development Managers at Hach. In this episode Steve and Melody … More
Sep 29, 2020
Words On Water #160: Sam Utley on Holistically Managing Data, Instruments, and Process
14:55
September 28, 2020 Sam Utley is Senior Manager for the Software Sales Engineering Team at Hach. In this episode Sam … More
Sep 28, 2020
Words On Water #159: Hossein Zarrin and Tim Mollart on Using Synthetic Diamonds in Water Treatment
23:33
September 28, 2020 Hossein Zarrin is Head of Water and Tim Mollart is Principal Application Engineer at Element Six. In … More
Sep 28, 2020
Words On Water #158: Onder Caliskaner on Carbon Re-Direction and Cellulose Removal
16:31
September 25, 2020 Onder Caliskaner is Founder of Caliskaner Water Technologies. In this episode Onder explains the process and purpose … More
Sep 25, 2020
WOW: Conversations on Equity… With Cathy Bailey, Randy Hayman, and Tony Parrott
46:32
September 21, 2020 Cathy Bailey is the Executive Director of Greater Cincinnati Water Works, Randy Hayman is the Commissioner and … More
Sep 21, 2020
Words On Water #157: A Preview of WEFTEC Connect
16:41
September 14, 2020 In this episode WEF staff provide a preview of WEFTEC Connect, the fully virtual event and online … More
Sep 14, 2020
Words On Water #156: Chris Wilson on the Intersection of PFAS Policy and Science
9:19
September 9, 2020 Chris Wilson is the Chief of Process Engineering and Research at Hampton Roads Sanitation District. In this … More
Sep 11, 2020
Words On Water #155: Report on Economic Benefits of Investing in Water Infrastructure
18:36
September 2, 2020 Katie Henderson is Senior Program Manager for the Value of Water Campaign. In this episode Katie discusses … More
Sep 02, 2020
Words On Water #154: Lucy Pugh on Water Reuse Challenges in Food and Beverage Industry
8:05
August 31, 2020 Lucy Pugh is a Vice President and Industrial Water and Wastewater Technical Practice Director at AECOM. In … More
Aug 31, 2020
Words On Water #153: Erin Zaske on Managing Stormwater Assets in Severe Weather
17:58
August 24, 2020 Erin Zaske is Chief Development Officer for AQUALIS. In this episode Erin talks about how hurricanes, tropical … More
Aug 24, 2020
Words On Water #152: Art Umble on Protecting Wastewater Professionals from Coronavirus
27:44
August 13, 2020 Art Umble is Senior Vice President of Global Wastewater Treatment Sector Leader at Stantec and Chair of … More
Aug 13, 2020
WOW: Conversations On Equity… With Jackie Jarrell, Nikita Lingenfelter, and Stephen Sanders
46:11
August 5, 2020 Jackie Jarrell is the President of the Water Environment Federation and Interim Deputy Director at Charlotte Water, … More
Aug 05, 2020
WOW: Take It From The Top Series… With Rick Warner
27:32
July 29, 2020 Rick Warner is a Past-President of the Water Environment Federation and President of Warner and Associates LLC. … More
Jul 29, 2020
Words On Water #151: Zoe Gotthold on Winning the U.S. Stockholm Junior Water Prize
10:04
July 20, 2020 Zoe Gotthold is a recent graduate of Richland High School in Richland, Washington and the 2020 winner … More
Jul 20, 2020
WOW: Take It From The Top Series… With Paul Freedman
19:38
July 14, 2020 Paul Freedman is a Past President of the Water Environment Federation and Co-Founder, President, and CEO of … More
Jul 14, 2020
Words On Water #150: Dr. Andrew Sanderson on Serving as Chief Medical Officer for WEF
12:51
July 2, 2020 Dr. Andrew Sanderson is the Chief Medical Officer for the Water Environment Federation, a Gastroenterologist with Weatherby … More
Jul 02, 2020
WOW: Take It From The Top Series… With Jeanette Brown
22:55
June 17, 2020 Jeanette Brown is a Past President of the Water Environment Federation and a Research Assistant Professor in … More
Jun 17, 2020
Words On Water #149: Jamie Piziali on EPA’s Emphasis on Integrated Planning
19:37
June 15, 2020 Jamie Piziali is the Municipal Ombudsman at the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. In this episode Jamie explains … More
Jun 15, 2020
WOW: Take it From The Top Series… with Cordell Samuels
29:25
June 1, 2020 Cordell Samuels is a Past President of the Water Environment Federation and retired Plant Superintendent at the … More
Jun 03, 2020
Words On Water #148: Christina Wilson and Jennifer Welsh on Trends in Collection System
12:31
June 1, 2020 Christina Willson is Assistant Regional Manager of Water at Horner and Shifrin and Jennifer Welsh is a … More
Jun 01, 2020
Words On Water #147: Caitlin Feehin and Allison Deines on a Utility Continuing Construction During Coronavirus
23:23
May 26, 2020 Caitlin Feehin is the RiverRenew Program Manager and Allison Deines is a Senior Policy Analyst at Alexandria … More
May 26, 2020
Words On Water #146: Lorna Ernst and Andi Cale on Access Water
14:21
May 21, 2020 Lorna Ernst is the Senior Director of Publishing and Andi Cale is the Senior Manager of Publishing … More
May 21, 2020
Words On Water #145: Bob Dabkowski and Steve Myers on Trends in Nutrient Management
25:01
May 18, 2020 Bob Dabkowski and Steve Myers are Applications Development Managers with Hach. In this episode Bob and Steve … More
May 19, 2020
Words On Water #144: Kari Brisolara on the Science on Biosolids and Coronavirus
9:11
May 13, 2020 Kari Brisolara is an Associate Professor of Environmental Health at Louisiana State University. In this episode Kari … More
May 13, 2020
Words On Water #143: Business Roundtable on Coronavirus #2
53:00
May 12, 2020 WEF is convening a series of roundtable discussions with leaders from across the water sector to discuss … More
May 12, 2020
Words On Water #142: Ed Holmes on Developing and Supporting Young Professionals
30:38
May 11, 2020 Ed Holmes is the Director of Technical Training for DN Tanks. In this episode Ed discusses bringing … More
May 11, 2020
Words On Water #141: Dave Russell on Preparing for Black Swan Events
18:35
May 8, 2020 Dave Russell is the CEO of Global Environmental Operations. In this episode Dave explains the concept of … More
May 08, 2020
Words On Water #140: Business Roundtable on Coronavirus #1
53:49
May 4, 2020 WEF is convening a series of roundtable discussions with leaders from across the water sector to discuss … More
May 04, 2020
Words On Water #139: Katie Henderson on Results of 2020 Value of Water Index
21:19
April 28, 2020 Katie Henderson is manager of the Value of Water Campaign for the U.S. Water Alliance. In this … More
Apr 28, 2020
Words On Water #138: Studying Coronavirus with Wastewater Epidemiology
32:21
April 27, 2020 This podcast introduces wastewater epidemiology and explains what information related to the detection of RNA of COVID-19 … More
Apr 27, 2020
Words On Water #137: Fred Andes on the Supreme Court Ruling in County of Maui v. Hawaii Wildlife Fund
10:46
April 24, 2020 Fred Andes is a partner with Barnes & Thornburg and the leader of the firm’s water team. … More
Apr 24, 2020
Words On Water #136: Stormwater Asks of Congress and Administration for 2020
33:39
April 21, 2020 Municipalities need federal assistance to fix aging stormwater infrastructure, reduce flood risk, and comply with the Clean … More
Apr 21, 2020
Words On Water #135: Considerations for Decision-Makers at Utilities Responding to Coronavirus
1:17:28
April 13, 2020 During the coronavirus pandemic, water and wastewater utilities are essential for delivery of clean water and sanitation … More
Apr 13, 2020
Words On Water #134: Des Moines Water Works Shelters-In-Place to Respond to Coronavirus
19:20
March 27, 2020 Ted Corrigan is interim CEO and General Manager and Kyle Danley is Director of Water Production at … More
Mar 27, 2020
Words On Water #133: Continuity of Operations During the Coronavirus Pandemic
1:07:23
March 23, 2020 During the coronavirus pandemic, water utilities are triggering their response plans for continuity of operations. A significant … More
Mar 23, 2020
Words On Water #132: Clean Water Act Regulatory Issues in a Pandemic
57:06
March 20, 2020 This episode is the audio from a Water Environment Federation webcast. During the coronavirus pandemic, water and … More
Mar 20, 2020
Words On Water #131: Sarah Mason-Renton on Effective Community Engagement on Biosolids
21:56
March 10, 2020 Sarah Mason-Renton is Business Development Manger for Lystek. In this episode Sarah discusses the vital role of … More
Mar 10, 2020
Words On Water #130: Celine Hyer and Eric Bindler on Advanced Asset Management
30:50
March 4, 2020 Celine Hyer is the Water Conveyance Lead for Arcadis North America and Eric Bindler is the Research … More
Mar 04, 2020
Words On Water #129: Tom Ferguson on Innovation and the Next Decade
34:21
March 2, 2020 Tom Ferguson is the Vice President of Programming for Imagine H2O. In this episode Tom explains that … More
Mar 02, 2020
Words On Water #128: Coronavirus and Water Treatment
22:46
March 2, 2020 Dr. Rasha Maal-Bared is Senior Microbiologist at EPCOR and Scott Schaefer is Wastewater Practice Leader at AE2S … More
Mar 02, 2020
Words On Water #127: Julie Nahrgang on the Water Reality in Texas
29:27
February 24, 2020 Julie Nahrgang is the Executive Director of the Water Environment Association of Texas. In this episode Julie … More
Feb 25, 2020
Words On Water #126: Toby Weir-Jones on Water Safety through Network Security
24:22
February 20, 2020 Toby Weir-Jones is the Chief Product Officer for Bayshore Networks. In this episode Toby talks about the … More
Feb 20, 2020
Words On Water #125: George Sprouse on Managing Biosolids in Uncertain Times
15:21
February 18, 2020 George Sprouse is Manager of Process Engineering and Research and Development at the Metropolitan Council of the … More
Feb 18, 2020
Words On Water #124: John Fletcher and Kraig Moodie on the YH2O Mentoring Program in Baltimore
21:46
February 10, 2020 John Fletcher is Atlantic Regional Manager at Duke’s Root Control and Kraig Moodie is President of FloWav. … More
Feb 10, 2020
Words On Water #123: Dr. Linda Lee on the Science of PFAS in Water Treatment
36:42
February 3, 2020 Dr. Linda Lee is a Professor in the Department of Agronomy at Purdue University. In this episode … More
Feb 03, 2020
Words On Water #122: Steve Dye and Claudio Ternieden with a 2020 Congressional and Regulatory Preview
22:20
January 30, 2020 Steve Dye is the Legislative Director and Claudio Ternieden is the Senior Director of Government Affairs for … More
Jan 30, 2020
Words On Water #121: Vaughan Harshman on Odor Problems
14:20
Vaughan Harshman is Capital Sales Director at Evoqua Water Technologies and Chair of the 2020 Odors and Air Pollutants Conference. … More
Jan 27, 2020
Words On Water #120: Tom McGrain and Todd Saums on Volunteering in the Bahamas
11:23
January 23, 2020 Tom McGrain is a Water Quality Operator and Todd Saums is an Engineering Aide with the Northwestern … More
Jan 24, 2020
Words On Water #119: Leslie Schehl and John Phillips on the State of Stormwater
23:54
January 21, 2029 Leslie Schehl is a Supervising Engineer at the Metropolitan Sewer District of Greater Cincinnati and John Phillips … More
Jan 21, 2020
Words On Water #118: Chris Hartman on Using the National Green Infrastructure Certification Program in Northeast Ohio
20:31
January 13, 2020 Chris Hartman is a Stormwater Technical Specialist with the Northeast Ohio Regional Sewer District. In this episode … More
Jan 13, 2020
Host’s Five Favorite Episodes of 2019
December 31, 2019 Here are the five favorite episodes of 2019 for host Travis Loop, in no particular order: Noah … More
Dec 31, 2019
Five Most Popular Episodes of 2019
December 30, 2019 In order, these are the most popular episodes of 2019 based on downloads by listeners: Jon Schladweiler … More
Dec 30, 2019
Words On Water #117: Emily Feenstra on Stormwater in the Infrastructure Report Card.
19:57
December 16, 2019 Emily Feenstra is the Managing Director for Government Relations and Infrastructure Initiatives at the American Society of … More
Dec 16, 2019
Words On Water #116: Andrew Minogue on Increased Security of Water Tanks
17:37
December 11, 2019 Andrew Minogue is the Director of Engineering at DN Tanks. In this episode Andrew explains the swift, … More
Dec 11, 2019
Words On Water #115: Ifetayor Venner on the Value of a Variety of Experiences
28:24
December 9, 2019 Ifetayo Venner is Water Sustainability Leader and Wastewater Service Line Leader at Arcadis and a member of … More
Dec 09, 2019
Words On Water #114: Valerie Lucas on Connecting With the Public and the Rise of Women in Water
18:33
November 13, 2019 Valerie Lucas is the Executive Director of the Clean Water Professionals of Kentucky & Tennessee. In this … More
Nov 13, 2019
Words On Water #113: Kelly Trott on Funding Solutions for Urban Water Challenges
20:47
November 7, 2019 Kelly Trott is Senior Director of Imagine H2O. In this episode Kelly discusses the role that technology … More
Nov 07, 2019
Words On Water #112: Sonja Michaluk on Winning the U.S. Stockholm Junior Water Prize
17:13
October 23, 2019 Sonja Michaluk is a high school student and the winner of the 2019 U.S. Stockholm Junior Water … More
Oct 23, 2019
Words On Water #111: Dr. Jackie King on Receiving the Stockholm Water Prize
25:56
October 17, 2019 Dr. Jackie King is the 2019 Stockholm Prize Laureate for her game-changing contributions to global river management. … More
Oct 17, 2019
Words On Water #110: Jackie Jarrell on Priorities as WEF President
23:12
October 9, 2019 Jackie Jarrell is the new President of the Board of Trustees of the Water Environment Federation and … More
Oct 09, 2019
Words On Water #109: Adam Blaser on the Role of Concrete Tanks
15:07
September 24, 2019 Adam Blaser is a Regional Manager for DN Tanks. In this episode Adam explains how the water … More
Sep 24, 2019
Words On Water #108: Susan Moisio on Climate Change Impacts on Sanitary Sewers
23:51
September 20, 2019 Susan Moisio is Global Solutions Director for Conveyance and Storage for Jacobs. In this episode Susan discusses … More
Sep 20, 2019
Words On Water #107: A Digital Roundtable on Fit-For-Future Utilities
27:50
September 19, 2019 Melissa Meeker is Director of The Water Tower for Gwinnett County, Esteban Azagra is Water Business Advisory … More
Sep 19, 2019
Words On Water #106: Kevin Marsh on Forecasting Flows with Machine Learning
20:57
September 17, 2019 Kevin Marsh is the President of FlowWorks. In this episode, Kevin discusses the growing role of machine … More
Sep 17, 2019
Words On Water #105: The Importance of Workplace Culture
28:30
September 16, 2019 At AdEdge, Richard Cavagnaro is CEO, Jose Villena is COO, and Carolyn Spencer is Human Resources Manager. … More
Sep 16, 2019
Words On Water #104: Preview of WEFTEC 2019
24:29
September 13, 2019 WEFTEC 2019, the Water Environment Federation’s Technical Exhibition and Conference, will be held September 21-25 in Chicago. … More
Sep 13, 2019
Words On Water #103: How Higher Temperatures Impact Water Treatment
33:55
September 11, 2019 Carlos Williams and Steve Myers are Application Development Managers at Hach. In this episode, Carlos and Steve … More
Sep 11, 2019
Words On Water #102: Role of Communications in Building the Next Gen Workforce (A Podcast Mashup with Water In Real Life)
33:11
September 9, 2019 Welcome to a mashup episode of the Words On Water podcast and Water In Real Life podcast … More
Sep 09, 2019
Words On Water #101: Benefits of Vacuum Sewer Systems
22:49
September 4, 2019 Dave Elias is Southeast Regional Manager with Airvac. In this episode Dave explains how vacuum sewer systems … More
Sep 04, 2019
Words On Water #100: A Father and Son Conversation About Water
16:10
September 3, 2019 Noah Loop is the 11-year-old son of Travis Loop, host of the Words On Water Podcast. In … More
Sep 03, 2019
Words On Water #99: Dr. Sally Brown on Communicating About Biosolids
27:24
August 5, 2019 Dr. Sally Brown is a Research Professor in the School of Environmental and Forest Sciences at the … More
Aug 05, 2019
Words On Water #98: Greg Quist on Sewers, Smartphones, Satellites, and Southern California
25:32
July 31, 2019 Greg Quist is CEO of SmartCover Systems, on the Board of Directors of the Rincon del Diablo … More
Jul 31, 2019
Words On Water #97: Jon Schladweiler on the History of Sewers
30:12
July 22, 2019 Jon Schladweiler is the historian for the AZ Water Association and curator of The Sewer History Exhibit. … More
Jul 22, 2019
Words On Water #96: Teresa Penunuri on Developing the Next Generation of Employees
10:47
July 8, 2019 Teresa Penunuri is Public Affairs Supervisor for the San Diego County Water Authority. In this episode Teresa … More
Jul 08, 2019
Words On Water #95: Adam Lovell on Water Utilities in Australia
40:02
July 1, 2019 Adam Lovell is Executive Director of the Water Services Association of Australia. In this episode Adam provides … More
Jul 01, 2019
Words On Water #94: Lori Weigel on Public Opinion on Infrastructure, Affordability, and Reuse
25:40
June 24, 2019 Lori Weigel is Principal at New Bridge Strategy. In this episode Lori discusses the results of an … More
Jun 24, 2019
Words On Water #93: Bryan Stubbs on Cleveland’s Blue Economy
25:16
June 17, 2019 Bryan Stubbs is the President and Executive Director of the Cleveland Water Alliance. In this episode Bryan … More
Jun 17, 2019
Words On Water #92: Lori Harrison and Jon Harrison on Why Water’s Worth It Children’s Book
23:01
June 10, 2019 Lori Harrison is Director of Creative Projects and Jon Harrison is Art Director at the Water Environment … More
Jun 10, 2019
Words On Water #91: Jim Cooper on Demystifying Intelligent Water
25:11
June 3, 2019 Jim Cooper is Intelligent Water Lead at Arcadis. In this episode Jim discusses a new report done … More
Jun 04, 2019
Words On Water #90: Joone Lopez on Building the Workforce for Today and Tomorrow
18:05
May 28, 2019 Joone Lopez is the General Manager of the Moulton Niguel Water District. In this episode Joone discusses … More
May 28, 2019
Words On Water #89: Saul Kinter on Developing Validators for Biosolids
26:53
May 20, 2019 Saul Kinter is Business Development Manager at DC Water. In this episode, Saul explains how the utility … More
May 20, 2019
Words On Water #88: Fariha Hassan and Brit Merola on Dewatering
15:16
May 15, 2019 Fariha Hassan is a project manager and Brit Merola is an applications engineer at AdEdge. In this … More
May 15, 2019
Words On Water #87: Adam Tank on Communication for the Next Generation
30:51
May 6, 2019 Adam Tank is the Director of Digital Transformation at Organica Water. In this episode Adam says to … More
May 06, 2019
Words On Water #86: Indra Maharjan on Energy and Innovation in Ontario
33:36
April 23, 2019 Indra Maharjan is the Director of Innovation, Technology and Alternate Delivery at the Ontario Clean Water Agency … More
Apr 23, 2019
Words On Water #85: Steven Drangsholt on the Many Types of Mentorship
27:40
April 9, 2019 Steven Drangsholt is Northwest Infrastructure Market Sales Leader for Brown and Caldwell and a member of the … More
Apr 09, 2019