LATHAM, N.Y. — We send WaterTech e-News Daily throughout the week to update you on all the most important and relevant water news.

But, each year, there are a handful of stories that stand out as the most important or interesting.

We at Water Technology have compiled a list of the top eight stories that you, our readers, were most interested in this year.

Be sure to check out our top stories special topic newsletter here, while you're enjoying the holiday season.