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Automatic Sampler Supply, Training, and Troubleshooting for Small Wastewater Utilities

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Water Environment Federation
Jan 31, 2022

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The Water Environment Federation is offering automatic samplers, training, and troubleshooting for small wastewater utilities to do wastewater-based disease surveillance for COVID-19 and other infectious diseases. In addition to disease surveillance, samplers will enable improved understanding of organic, solids and nutrient loadings to wastewater treatment facilities. The primary project goal is to increase participation in wastewater surveillance by smaller, rural, and tribal communities.


Eligible applicants are small, rural, and tribal wastewater utilities.

Geographic coverage
Amount of funding

At least 225 utilities will receive automatic samplers, training, and troubleshooting at no cost.

Application process

Links to additional guidance, application instructions, and the online application portal are available on the program website.

Tagged as
American Indian or Alaska Native · Environmental health · Infectious diseases · Public health

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