Drinking Water Filtration News

  1. Desalitech Receives ‘Breakthrough Water Technology Of The Year’ Award From Global Water Intelligence

    Desalitech was named the winner of the 2016 Global Water Award for Breakthrough Water Technology Company of the Year.

  2. Multi-Ion Feeds Firmly Under Control

    The more accurately a proposed concept offered to a customer takes account of the prevailing circumstances, the easier it is to satisfy the customer's needs. To ensure that the design process of reverse osmosis systems is even more successful in the future, specialty chemicals company LANXESS continuously carries out R&D in the field of water treatment.

  3. Microgel-Based Thermoresponsive Membranes For Water Filtration

    Filtration using membrane filters is one of the most commonly used separation techniques. Modern developments are aimed at membranes with tailored separation properties as well as switchability.

  4. Industrial Expansions and Emerging Applications Stimulating Demand for Media based Water Filters

    Uneven water distribution, low sewage collection & treatment rate, rising urbanization and industrialization are the key factors driving the demand for media based water filters, globally.

  5. Veolia To Supply 'Customised Water Flood' Water Treatment System Module For Woodside FPSO Offshore Western Australia In A Multimillion US Dollar Contract

    Veolia, through its subsidiary VWS Westgarth, has been awarded a multi-million dollar contract by Aibel Singapore on behalf of Woodside Petroleum Ltd. for the supply of the Customised water Flood water treatment system on the Ngujima-Yin Floating Production Storage and Offloading (FPSO) facility that will operate in Woodside’s Greater Enfield Area Development fields, offshore northwest Australia.

  6. Remote Power Plant In Alaska Will Install GE’s Mobile Water Treatment Solution During Planned Outage

    GE recently announced it will commission a reverse osmosis (RO) mobile water filtration system at the Golden Valley Electric Association (GVEA) coal-fired power plant in Healy, Alaska.

  7. Laying Down A Discerning Membrane

    One of the thinnest membranes ever made is also highly discriminating when it comes to the molecules going through it. Engineers at the University of South Carolina have constructed a graphene oxide membrane less than 2 nanometers thick with high permeation selectivity between hydrogen and carbon dioxide gas molecules.

  8. Nano Filter Efficient Water Purifier

    Filters of nano-cellulose, which has been tested in two Spanish factories and of a Spanish water company, are highly effective.

  9. American Water Awarded Filtration Research Grant From Water Research Foundation

    American Water, the nation’s largest publicly traded water and wastewater utility company, recently announced it has been awarded a research grant from the Water Research Foundation to investigate removal mechanisms of nitrosamine precursors during the filtration of drinking water.

  10. Biwater Completes Water Treatment And Supply Projects Across Ghana

    Overcoming space limitations to build a new potable water treatment plant, and challenging terrain to lay extensive pipework, Biwater have successfully delivered two projects spanning a number of distinct population centres across Ghana.