Drinking Water Features

  1. How To Weigh Your Options For Arsenic Removal
    8/23/2017

    Arsenic is among the most well-known, and most feared, drinking water contaminants. Finding its way into water supplies through natural and man-made avenues, the carcinogen poses particular obstacles to those operations responsible for treating it. To get a grasp on those obstacles and the technologies that can best overcome them, Water Online spoke with De Nora Water Technologies.

  2. Is CIPP Installation Really Safe?
    8/17/2017

    New research into the chemical byproducts that result from cured-in-place pipe (CIPP) repair indicates that the practice may not be safe for installers or nearby residents. Is your operation at risk?

  3. Is Your Water System Ready For Population Growth?
    8/11/2017

    Utilities are faced with myriad threats looming in the future, but chief among them is increased stress from population growth. In Denver, comprehensive planning for that future is underway.

  4. Why The Future Of Smart Meters Is Now
    8/7/2017

    The utility of the future will become an integral part of “smart cities.” These forward-thinking cities and utilities will have a complete sense of operations and millions of points of data streaming in at all times, allowing them to operate more efficiently and effectively. One component of the advanced water utility is already in the hands of many: smart meters.

  5. It’s Time For Industrial Treatment To Find A Phosphorus Alternative
    8/7/2017

    Amid growing concerns around algal bloom, industrial operations are under pressure to stop using phosphorus-based water treatment technology. But transition to an alternative can be daunting.

  6. The Costs Of Water Modernization
    8/7/2017

    The Flint water crisis brought long overdue attention to the state of U.S. water infrastructure. Repair and development costs, north of a trillion dollars by some measures, are jaw-dropping. And water management is being scrutinized — from the top-down — to figure out how these costs are going to be paid for.

  7. Why India Needs More Wastewater Treatment Plants
    8/3/2017

    As India hurtles towards a more developed economy, one of the casualties has been the deteriorating state of our environment. Rapid industrialization has, unfortunately, hiked up the number of pollutants in our surroundings. One of these pollutants is wastewater. Management of wastewater through wastewater treatment plants in India has become an imperative of our cities today.

  8. Rebuilding American Infrastructure: Utilizing Lifecycle Data To Evaluate The Environmental Impact Of Piping Systems
    8/2/2017

    In 2017, America's aging piping infrastructure, corroded piping systems, and water quality concerns are at the forefront. Examples like Flint, MI, have engineers and policymakers working to design piping systems that excel in longevity, durability, and cost-effectiveness. The controversy and magnitude of this national problem has resulted in many false claims and complicated solutions from competing piping manufacturers, leaving engineers and municipalities unsure of what solution will work best for their infrastructure needs.

  9. You'll Know Them By Their Brands: De Nora Products Have Been Water Market Leaders For Decades
    8/2/2017

    Although you may be seeing and hearing more about De Nora recently, you’ve probably been familiar with their award-winning brands for decades: names like Capital Controls® chlorine gas feed equipment, TETRA™ filters, and ClorTec® on-site sodium hypochlorite generators. De Nora, the longtime global manufacturer and supplier of electrochemical solutions, acquired the manufacturing division of Severn Trent Services in 2015. It’s been a couple of years, but you may still have some lingering questions. Let’s clear the air. Water Online spoke with De Nora to learn more about the acquisition. 

  10. 5 Cooling Industry Trends Driving The Need For Cleaner Water
    7/31/2017

    The cooling market is growing, and industry managers are under pressure to increase efficiency and reduce costs. Clean water is an integral part of the process. Improved technologies continue to evolve to ensure optimum system performance.

    Evoqua is a global leader in water treatment. The team are experts in water filtration. Water Online interviewed Keith Karl, Vortisand® Cooling & Process Water Filtration Expert at Evoqua, to learn about trends in the cooling industry and the need for high-quality water.