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Guidance Document for Temporary Onsite Wastewater Treatment Systems

Alberta Municipal Affairs is planning on adding the “Guidance Document for Temporary Onsite Wastewater Treatment Systems” to the Alberta.ca website in the final form. You can view the current draft here. Please submit all comments and concerns to Alberta Municipal [Read More]

The Latest on “Flushable” Wipes

Ryerson University’s Flushability Lab at Ryerson Urban Water recently released a report: Defining ‘Flushability’ for Sewer Use. Tests evaluated 101 single-use products, of which 23 were labeled as ‘flushable’ by the manufacturer. Results showed that not one single wipe was [Read More]

New Standardized Permit Form for Open Areas

ASCA has developed a new permit form for use in open areas of the province under their jurisdiction. The new form will be available for use as of May 1, in time for the 2019 installation season. A copy of [Read More]

AOWMA Represents Industry at the Rural Municipalities Association Trade Show

The AOWMA hosted a booth at the annual Rural Municipalities Trade Show in Edmonton on March 18. The trade show is attended by representatives from all municipal districts and counties in Alberta. The association promotes both the importance of using [Read More]

Convention 2019

The 2019 Convention and Trade Show was very successful, with 328 people flowing through the event over the course of three days. The workshops were very well attended, as delegates were able to participate in Vac Truck Technician training and [Read More]