Industrial Water and Wastewater News

  1. NSF International And National Science Foundation To Host Groundbreaking Legionella Conference
    2/15/2018

    NSF International, a global public health and safety organization, is hosting Legionella Conference 2018 – Managing Legionella and Other Pathogens in Building Water Systems on May 9-11, 2018, in Baltimore, Maryland.

  2. Koeberg Responds To Water Shortages By Launching A Desalination Plant
    2/14/2018

    Eskom’s Koeberg nuclear power station has today launched a mobile groundwater desalination plant, which will take care of the station’s water needs, thus easing the pressure on the City of Cape Town’s water supply.

  3. Upgrade To The Water And Wastewater Infrastructure In Clonee, Bracetown And Dunboyne
    2/14/2018

    Irish Water has submitted a Compulsory Purchase Order to An Bord Pleanála to acquire the necessary lands to upgrade the water and wastewater infrastructure for homes and businesses in Clonee, Bracetown and Dunboyne.

  4. Energy Recovery Awarded $2.9M For Desalination Projects In Asia
    2/14/2018

    Energy Recovery, Inc., the leader in pressure energy technology for industrial fluid flows, recently announced total awards of $2.9M to supply its PX Pressure Exchanger technology for desalination projects in Asia. The orders are expected to ship in the 2nd quarter of 2018

  5. New Nanoporous Metal Foams Uses Sunlight To Clean Up Water
    2/13/2018

    A researcher from the University of Bath is leading the way in creating a new, more efficient way for the water industry to safely remove micropollutants from water without increasing their carbon footprint.

  6. Archer Western And Brown And Caldwell To Expand Fulton County's Big Creek Water Reclamation Facility
    2/13/2018

    Archer Western Construction, LLC and joint venture partner Brown and Caldwell were awarded the Progressive Design-Build project at Fulton County’s Big Creek Water Reclamation Facility in Roswell, Ga.

  7. Univar And Chemours Reach Exclusive Distribution Agreement In USA For Hydrochloric Acid
    2/13/2018

    Univar Inc. (NYSE: UNVR) ("Univar"), a global chemical and ingredient distributor and provider of value-added services, announces an exclusive distribution agreement with The Chemours Company for Hydrochloric Acid produced at Chemours' Parkersburg, West Virginia, plant.

  8. Nitrate In Drinking Water Increases The Risk Of Colorectal Cancer
    2/13/2018

    Nitrate in groundwater and drinking water, which primarily comes from fertilisers used in the agricultural production, has not only been subject to decades of environmental awareness – it has also been suspected of increasing the risk of cancer.

  9. MGX Minerals Announces Advancement In Nanofiltration Lithium Technology; Commences Initial Design Of 2400 Cubic Meter Per Day Plant
    2/12/2018

    MGX Minerals Inc. (“MGX” or the “Company”) (CSE:XMG) (FKT:1MG) (OTCQB:MGXMF) is pleased to report the adsorbtion rate for the Company’s lithium extraction nanofiltration process (the “System”) has been increased from 20mg/g, milligram of lithium per gram of adsorbtion reagent, to an optimized 40mg/g Li/reagent.

  10. Chemical Engineering Team Helps Finds Efficient And Sustainable Way To Filter Salt And Metal Ions From Seawater
    2/10/2018

    With two billion people worldwide lacking access to clean and safe drinking water, joint research by Monash University, CSIRO and The University of Texas at Austin published recently in Sciences Advances may offer a breakthrough new solution.