Drinking Water Filtration News

  1. Nigeria’s President Reveals Official Commissioning Plaque And Tours Lower Usuma Dam Water Treatment Plant

    President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, His Excellency, Dr. Goodluck Ebele Jonathan, officially commissioned the 480 million litres per day (MLD) ‘Phases 3 & 4’ Lower Usuma Dam Water Treatment Plant this month, together with a number of high ranking Nigerian officials.

  2. AdEdge Water Technologies Awarded biottta® Nitrate Removal Project For The West Valley Water District, California

    AdEdge Water Technologies recently announced it has been awarded and is implementing a biottta® (biologically tailored two-stage treatment approach) nitrate, perchlorate, and trichloroethylene removal project for the West Valley Water District, California.

  3. New Design Software Integrates Three Technologies Into One Tool For Water And Wastewater Treatment Systems

    As water scarcity continues to increase, industrial manufacturers are under pressure to sustainably optimize their systems by reducing costs and minimizing their environmental footprint.

  4. Dow Spotlights Innovations In Addressing Water Resource And Supply Challenges

    Although roughly 70 percent of the Earth’s surface is water, we can only use less than 1 percent of it, which makes water scarcity an increasing global concern. As a leader in innovations addressing our nation’s water scarcity and infrastructure challenges, Dow Water & Process Solutions, a business unit of The Dow Chemical Company joined the Value of Water Coalition to host a panel for Infrastructure Week 2015, May 11-15 in Minneapolis.

  5. Seawater Desalination Project Opens In Singapore

    The Singapore national water agency PUB and desalination solutions provider Hyflux have opened Tuaspring Desalination Plant, a seawater reverse osmosis (SWRO) desalination plant.

  6. NSF International Certifies First Water Filter Pitcher That Reduces Arsenic V In Drinking Water

    Global public health organization NSF International has certified the first drinking water pitcher to reduce arsenic V (pentavalent arsenic) to NSF/ANSI 53: Drinking Water Treatment Units – Health Effects, an American National Standard for drinking water treatment units.

  7. IDE’s Desalination Plant In Ashkelon, Israel Sets World Record

    IDE Technologies’ Seawater Reverse Osmosis (SWRO) desalination plant in Ashkelon, Israel recently reached a world record of producing and delivering 1 billion m3 of high quality tap water since the start of its operation in 2005. When completed, Ashkelon was the world’s largest and most advanced desalination plant, with a capacity of up to 330,000 m3 per day.

  8. Filter Out The Fines With MPE’s Precision Activated Carbon Gran-U-Lizer

    As health and wellness initiatives towards clean, sustainable water continue to drive the science behind activated carbon filtering products, shifting trends towards finer particle sizes for more advanced water filtration have started to replace the more traditional loose carbon and cotton filters.

  9. Reiss Engineering Completes Design And Permitting For The First Award Winning Large-Scale Municipal System in Florida To Treat H2S In RO Permeate Using Ozone

    Reiss Engineering is pleased to announce that the design, construction and permitting for the City of Clearwater’s new brackish Reverse Osmosis (RO) Water Treatment Plant (WTP) No. 2 was officially completed with the grand opening of the WTP on Thursday, June 4, 2015.

  10. Tiny Membrane Makes Sydney Harbour ‘Drinkable’

    Using their own specially designed form of graphene, 'Graphair', CSIRO scientists have supercharged water purification, making it simpler, more effective and quicker.