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Battle over blackwater

...Cruise Lines International Association of Alaska president and former state legislator, said cruise ship water treatment technology "has changed dramatically" over the years.The wastewater "goes through a process that actually sterilizes...
State amplifies response to KSM mine

...adequate bonding for long-term care and maintenance activities; the possible reliance on unproven selenium treatment technologies; assumptions used to model or analyze potential impacts; undeveloped contingency plans; cumulative impacts...
Wastewater legislation moves to Senate floor

...opposition.If passed, the bill would sunset an advisory panel convened to report on wastewater discharge science and treatment technology. The Science Advisory Panel released a preliminary report late in 2012.The bills also do away with a 2006 cruise...
My Turn: Science panel's work ends as DEC's continues

...are also periodically renewed and updated to incorporate changes in our standards and to take advantage of new treatment technologies. House Bill 80, legislation currently before the Alaska Senate, deals with treated wastewater from cruise...
Wastewater bill on final leg of journey

...ratchet up requirements for new and more effective treatment technology and practices, she said.Giessel pointed to the...panel met over a dozen times to discuss wastewater treatment technology and science and provide reports to the DEC wastewater...
Local Briefs

...the technology are making Alaska voyages this summer. The company also is developing cutting-edge wastewater treatment technologies. Williams came to Southeast in 1999 to apologize for the company's pollution of Gastineau Channel and Lynn...
Calmer cruise waters

...waste or untreated graywater within a mile of shore or at a speed of under 6 knots. Exceptions are made when treatment technologies are shown in advance to reduce pollutants to acceptable levels. All three alleged violations announced by the...
Panel takes next step towards wastewater report for DEC

...effective and economically feasible current and emerging cruise ship wastewater pollution prevention, control and treatment technologies, and perform an analysis of the environmental costs and benefits of implementing new methods and technologies...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...the test results will continue to show high fecal coliform levels because ships have not yet been fitted with treatment technologies that only recently have been developed. Bill McAllister can be reached at Share this...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...ships in the millions of fecal coliform colonies per milliliter. Cruise executives say that new graywater-treatment technologies will be installed on all large ships visiting Alaska by 2003, reducing bacteria to almost undetectable levels...


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