Contaminant Removal News

  1. Water Purification Breakthrough Uses Sunlight And Hydrogels

    The ability to create clean, safe drinking water using only natural levels of sunlight and inexpensive gel technology could be at hand, thanks to an innovation in water purification.

  2. CycloPure Awarded SBIR Grant From National Institutes Of Health To Accelerate Development Of PFAS-Removing Polymer

    CycloPure, Inc., a developer of next-generation water purification adsorbents, announced recently that the National Institutes of Health has awarded the company a Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) Phase I grant in the amount of $149,000.

  3. New York Schools Get 'F' For Lead In Drinking Water

    New York officials are getting an “F” on their report cards in the category of “keeping kids safe from lead contamination.”

  4. Frost & Sullivan Embraces World Water Day 2018 By Sharing 4 Promising Technologies Inspired By Nature

    With global water requirements increasing to 40% by 2030, according to Frost & Sullivan, now is the time to commit to ensuring the availability and sustainable management of water. Mounting environmental awareness and water stress challenges have pushed many to seek viable, energy-efficient and cost-effective solutions to address the growing issue of water security.

  5. De Nora Water Technologies’ ClorTec® T Series On-site Sodium Hypochlorite Generation System Achieves NSF/ANSI 61 Certification

    De Nora, a leading designer of safe, innovative, and sustainable water disinfection, oxidation and filtration technologies, has achieved NSF/ANSI 61 Certification for its ClorTec® T Series On-Site Sodium Hypochlorite Generation System (OSHGS).

  6. Biotech Pioneers, Bruce Rittmann And Mark van Loosdrecht, Win 2018 Stockholm Water Prize

    Professors Bruce Rittmann and Mark van Loosdrecht, both prominent members of the International Water Association, have recently been named the 2018 Stockholm Water Prize Laureates for revolutionizing water and wastewater treatment.

  7. UGSI Solutions, Inc. Acquires The Fluid Dynamics Product Line Of Neptune Chemical Pump Company

    UGSI Solutions announced today that the acquisition of Fluid Dynamics was completed on Tuesday, March 20th.

  8. Low-Tech, Affordable Solutions To Improve Water Quality

    Clever, fundamental engineering could go a long way toward preventing waterborne illness and exposure to carcinogenic substances in water.

  9. Amid Water Quality Doubts, Philly Water Fires Back

    The Philadelphia Water Department is under fire for allegedly high contaminant levels in its drinking water supply, but officials say the claims are flawed.

  10. Mesofilter Combats Global Water And Air Pollution With Mesopaper, A High-Performance, Low-Cost, Easy-To-Use Paper Filter

    Mesofilter Inc. today announced Mesopaper, the first paper filter able to rapidly immobilize harmful pollutants such as arsenic, lead and other heavy metals, bacteria, viruses and radioactive elements in water and air.