Drinking Water Contaminant Removal podcasts

  1. Radium And Iron Removed From Radioactive Water To Solve Water Scarcity Crisis In Texas
    9/30/2013

    Jim Jackson, National Sales Manager for Mazzei, discusses a San Angelo, TX project removing radium and iron from a radioactive water source to solve the city’s water scarcity problem.

  2. UV Disinfection With LEDs
    11/10/2014

    UV LEDs offer the chemical free disinfection of traditional UV while avoiding mercury lamps. In certain applications where customers are concerned about the potential hazards of mercury contamination in the water from a broken lamp, UV LEDs are interesting because they don’t contain any mercury content at all.

  3. Polymer Activation And Onsite Hypochlorite Generation
    11/3/2016

    Polymer activation through proper hydration of the polymer particle is critical in water clarification or sludge dewatering applications. According to Jeff Rhodes, Vice President of Commercial Development for UGSI Solutions, “the key is to have a high energy zone at the moment of initial welding, when the polymer and the water come together.”

  4. 'Hot' Water Treatment: Trending Technologies For Utilities
    1/7/2015

    What are the key innovations that are actually being implemented, here and now, and creating a paradigm shift in water and wastewater treatment? Jess Brown, VP and director of R&D for Carollo Engineers, tackles the question.

  5. Clearing The Air With Activated Carbon
    12/2/2014

    Think you know activated carbon? The range of capabilities is so robust that operators of all types — drinking water, wastewater, municipal, or industrial — should come to fully understand its usage.

  6. Can’t Keep Up? Partner With A Manufacturers’ Rep To Sustain Growth
    2/19/2014

    Rich Cavagnaro, President of AdEdge Water Technologies, and Tom Carmody, President of TC Tech LLC, share how their companies have partnered to successfully grow business in the advanced water treatment technology space.

  7. A 'Banner Year' For Ballasted Treatment
    10/14/2015

    It may not be mentioned as Ryan Seacrest begins the countdown on New Year’s Eve, but a few treatment plants scattered across the country may recall 2015 as the year of ballasted treatment.

  8. How Do You Disinfect? Electrolysis Offers Alternative To Chlorine
    11/4/2014

    Though the company has only been around about a decade, MIOX is making a notable impression on the water and wastewater treatment industry.

  9. Drumming Up Chemical Injection
    10/24/2017

    The operating ranges for chemical injection need to be large because of the variability of flow in many treatment operations. As Bill McDowell, Vice President of Operations with Blue White Industries explains in this Water Talk interview, “You might be down to as low as 5 or 10 milliliters a minute and then one hour later; you might need to pump 15 gallons a minute out of the same pump and through the same sensor.”

  10. Experience Pays Off For Gas Injection
    7/10/2017

    When it comes to gas injection, it pays to work with an experienced manufacturer that has lived the ups and downs of moving from pilots to full-scale plants. A number of years ago, Mazzei Injector Company ran into an issue where the engineer had specified a system at 2 psi of water pressure.