Newsletter | August 26, 2014

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Free Webinar From Hach: Alkalinity — Significance, Causes, And Measurement In Water Treatment

Join us for a webinar and Q&A on Thursday, August 28th that will explore the chemistry of alkalinity and its importance in water treatment. The webinar will cover key topics such as:

• The relationship of alkalinity to acidity, carbon dioxide, and hardness
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Why buy, transport, and store chlorine when you can make your own? Here are nine questions to consider before adopting the practice.

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City Solves Reliability And Maintenance Problems For Hypo Feeds
By Cliff Lebowitz
By replacing a sodium hypochlorite (hypo) vacuum feeder unit with a more advanced type, a water treatment plant (WTP) has improved their chlorination reliability.


The Basics: Monitoring Deionized Water
By Myron L Company
Years ago, high-purity water was used only in limited applications. Today, deionized (Dl) water has become an essential ingredient in hundreds of applications including medical, laboratory, pharmaceutical, cosmetics, electronics manufacturing, food processing, plating, countless industrial processes, and even the final rinse at the local car wash.


How To Remove FOG Deposits And Prevent Sewer Overflow
By DO2E
Fats, oils, and grease (FOG) deposits present a problem for the wastewater industry as they create sewer line blockages that lead to overflow. Digester systems can successfully remove these deposits with the latest environmentally friendly technology by breaking them down into microparticulates. This paper offers a technical review of the solutions available for applications such as commercial and residential lift stations, grease traps, and wet wells.


The Benefits Of On-Site Chlorine Generation
By Evoqua Water Technologies
The city of Scottsdale, AZ owns and operates a 13.5 million-gallon-a-day Central Groundwater Treatment Facility (CGTF) with approximately 80,000 service connections. It was decided that disinfection methods needed to be converted from gas chlorine to a safer alternative, to eliminate transporting the compound throughout the community

From The Editor

A Beginner's Guide To On-Site Sodium Hypochlorite Generation
Why buy, transport, and store chlorine when you can make your own? Here are nine questions to consider before adopting the practice.

Industry News

Utilities Could Face Anti-Terrorism Regulations
Contamination Cover-Up
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Turning Algae Into Bio-Fuel
Electrolyzed Water: The Future Of The Food Industry?
The World's Largest Deammonification System
Are Water Shutoffs Unconstitutional?
Are Bubbles The Answer To Treating Wastewater In The Pulp And Paper Industry?
Study At Deepwater Horizon Spill Site Finds Key To Tracking Pollutants
Hydraulic Institute Opens Registration For 2014 Fall Meeting
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High oxygen levels in beer will cause organoleptic problems in the final product, so breweries aim to achieve oxygen-free water. Since Paulaner Brewery installed a modular, water deaeration system that uses hydrophobic hollow fiber membranes to remove dissolved gasses, the unit has operated maintenance-free.

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The patent-pending TrojanUVPhox (UV-Photolysis and UV-Oxidation) solution is a groundbreaking, pressurized ultraviolet (UV) light reactor that utilizes Trojan’s high output, monochromatic amalgam UV lamps.

Chloromax CCS142D Datasheet
This digital sensor with Memosens technology is suited for determining free chlorine. A membrane-covered amperometric sensor is ideal for process and drinking water applications.

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The Reliant Model 2400 Optical Dissolved Oxygen Monitoring and Control System is an economical, full-featured optical dissolved oxygen analyzer that brings full featured optical dissolved oxygen (DO) capability and a long-life optical sensor that remains in calibration for at least a year.

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The Generation 5 Delta Blower offers considerable sound reductions, so expensive measures such as special acoustic hoods are no longer required.
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