Industrial News

  1. Electrospun Sodium Titanate Speeds Up The Purification Of Water Based On Selective Ion Exchange – Effectively Extracts Radio-Active Strontium
    6/26/2018

    With the help of this new method, waste water can be treated faster than before, and the environmentally positive aspect is that the process leaves less solid radio-active waste.

  2. Waterwise Launches Retail Leadership Group On Water Efficiency
    6/26/2018

    A report last month by the National Infrastructure Commission set out a 1 in 4 chance over the next 30 years that large numbers of households and businesses will have water supplies cut off for an extended period of time.

  3. Preparing For The Next Big Drought: Sunvapor Receives $1.5M Award From U.S. Department Of Energy
    6/25/2018

    Sunvapor, Inc., a company that develops technology solutions to sustainability challenges, announced that it was selected to receive a $1.5 million award from the U.S. Department of Energy Solar Energy Technologies Office (SETO) to advance solar-thermal desalination technologies, which can reduce costs and expand the market for producing freshwater from otherwise unusable water.  

  4. DOE Funds Field Test Of Rice’s Solar Desalination Technology
    6/25/2018

    The Department of Energy (DOE) has awarded $1.7M to a Rice University-led team for further development and field testing of an innovative desalination technology that uses nanoparticles and sunlight to treat water.

  5. MillerCoors And Global Water Center Achieve World Firsts In Water Stewardship
    6/25/2018

    SCS Global Services (SCS), a leading international third-party certifier of environmental claims, has certified that MillerCoors Milwaukee Brewery and the Global Water Center conform with the requirements of the Alliance for Water Stewardship International Water Stewardship Standard (AWS Standard), the first-ever comprehensive global standard for measuring responsible water stewardship across social, environmental and economic criteria.

  6. IndianOil Signs Agreement For Reuse Of Treated Water For Mathura Refinery
    6/21/2018

    In the august presence of Mr. Nitin Gadkari, Union Minister of Water Resources, River Development & Ganga Rejuvenation and Road Transport, Highways & Shipping, Mr. Dharmendra Pradhan, Union Minister of Petroleum & Natural Gas and Skill Development & Entrepreneurship, Mr. Sanjiv Singh, Chairman, Mr. B V Rama Gopal, Director (Refineries), and Dr. SSV Ram Kumar, Director (R&D), an agreement was signed for the reuse of treated waste water for Mathura Refinery on June 13, 2018 at New Delhi.

  7. NRDC: House Farm Bill Includes Dangerous Attacks On Health And Environment
    6/21/2018

    The deeply flawed farm bill that squeaked through the House of Representatives today contains extraneous provisions that would threaten public health, harm bees and endangered species, and pollute our environment.

  8. Evoqua Agrees To Acquire ProAct Services, Leading Provider Of Environmental Treatment Solutions And Services
    6/20/2018

    Evoqua Water Technologies Corp. recently announced one of its wholly-owned subsidiaries has signed a definitive agreement to purchase ProAct Services Corporation (“ProAct Services”), a provider of on-site treatment services of contaminated water in all 50 states from private equity firm Hammond, Kennedy, Whitney & Company Inc. and members of management, for $132M

  9. State Of Hawaii Secures $2M In Federal Funding For Solar Desalination Development
    6/20/2018

    The Natural Energy Laboratory of Hawaii Authority (NELHA) is set to receive a $2M award from the U.S. Department of Energy Solar Energy Technologies Office (SETO) to advance solar-thermal desalination technologies, which can reduce cost and expand the market for creating freshwater from otherwise unusable waters.  

  10. Ostara And Krevox Partner To Build Nutrient Recovery Facility At Cielcza Sewage Treatment Plant To Reduce Phosphorus And Protect The Baltic Sea
    6/20/2018

    Ostara and Krevox announced today they have partnered to build a nutrient recovery facility at the Cielcza Sewage Treatment Plant (STP) to aid in the reduction of phosphorus being emitted to the Baltic Sea.