Contaminant Removal News

  1. Historic Flood Shakes Up Austin Drinking Water
    10/29/2018

    The Texas capital is facing drinking water complications including a boil-water notice and use restrictions in the wake of significant flooding.

  2. Switzerland’s First CeraMac Water Treatment Plant Operational
    10/25/2018

    The first water treatment plant in Switzerland using PWNT’s CeraMac system was officially opened on 19 October 2018.

  3. Pennsylvania Lawmakers Fail To Pass PFAS Bill
    10/23/2018

    State lawmakers in Pennsylvania failed to pass legislation to address drinking water contamination last week in a sign of the difficulty of locating funding to clean up PFAS pollution.

  4. Japan To Flush Radioactive Fukushima Water Into Ocean
    10/22/2018

    Japan plans to release radioactive water tainted by the crippled Fukushima Dai-Ichi nuclear plant into the Pacific Ocean.

  5. Fluence Secures US$7.6 Million NIROBOX™ Order In Egypt
    10/18/2018

    Fluence Corporation Limited (ASX: FLC) is pleased to announce that it has signed contracts totaling US$7.6 million through its Egyptian joint venture entity The International Co. for Water Services & Infrastructure (IWSI) to supply three separate NIROBOX™ Smart Packaged seawater desalination plants to projects owned by the Egyptian Ministry of Housing.

  6. LANXESS Highlighting New Water Purification Technologies At IWC 2018, Booths 206 & 208
    10/15/2018

    LANXESS’ Liquid Purification Technologies business unit—operating in the United States as LANXESS Sybron Chemicals—enables customers in a wide variety of industries to meet their water purification challenges with a broad portfolio of ion exchange resins, reverse osmosis membranes and other specialized technologies and services.

  7. New Spheres Trick, Trap And Terminate Water Contaminant
    10/5/2018

    Rice University scientists have developed something akin to the Venus’ flytrap of particles for water remediation.

  8. Pentair X-Flow Membranes Deliver Reliable, Cleaner Water For 600,000 People At Germany’s Largest Ultrafiltration Treatment Plant
    10/5/2018

    In the treatment of surface water to drinking water, public health and the safe removal of microorganisms has the highest priority. The next priority is usually to do this as cost-effectively as possible.

  9. WaterStep Provides Water And Disinfectant For Desperate Rural Communities In North Carolina
    10/4/2018

    Louisville-based non-profit WaterStep has returned from a week-long trip to aid those affected by Hurricane Florence in North Carolina.

  10. Race, Class Linked To Clean Water Inaccessibility
    10/2/2018

    Low-income communities and people in minority groups carry a greater burden in terms of exposure to unsafe drinking water.