Awards/Recognition

Congratulations to Washington State Wastewater Operators

Ecology acknowledges the dedicated work of wastewater treatment plant operators in Washington and we want to celebrate them.  Check it out.

Outstanding Wastewater Treatment Plant Awards history list

2012 Recipients – by County

Award/News Clips

"The Secret to Wastewater Math" - Put the calculator aside for a moment. Learn how to factor units into your solutions to math problems on licensing exams. By Steve Duerre TPO Magazine, March 2014, page 22.

Challenge Met - THE TREATMENT PLANT IN EDMONDS WASHINGTON RACKS UP BIG SAVINGS AND EARNS UTILITY INCENTIVES WITH A WIDE RANGE OF ENERGY-SAVING PROJECTS.  By Scottie Dayton TPO Magazine, February 2014, page 28.

Do you get nervous when taking test? In  "Beating Test Anxiety" TPO Magazine, December 2013, page 8.  by Ted J. Rulseh, Editor "EXCELLENT REMEDY -One of the best antidotes to test anxiety is confidence, and you develop that by, to put it simply, knowing your stuff."  Read more for a few tips to help you to be ready.

Wastewater Treatment Training Programs are common in prisons. Have you received an application from a former inmate? Before you make a decision, see this article in TPO Magazine, October 2013 on page 8. "Building a Bridge" by Ted J. Rulseh. Maybe it will encourage you to consider giving a former inmate a second look.

See the article in TPO Magazine, September 2013 on page 18. "Making It Personal" by Pete Litterski.  In this issue, a look at LOTT Clean Water Alliance and their Water Education and Technology (WET) Science Center.

Monroe Plant earns recognition for excellence. See article in TPO Magazine (July 2011 Edition)

Manchester is the only treatment plant to have received the Outstanding Wastewater Treatment Plant Award every year since 1995.  See the Manchester Recognition article.

From Playing in Mud Puddles to Working on Golden (brownish) Ponds - by Charles Johnstone

News Releases

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