Industrial Water and Wastewater News

  1. Trace Pollutants In The Water: Which Clarification Techniques Help Fish?
    7/24/2018

    Pollutants in rivers and lakes can pose a threat to aquatic organisms, even in small lanes. This environmental issue has become more publicized in the past decade.

  2. Endress+Hauser Introduces The Memosens CCS50D Chlorine Dioxide Sensor
    7/24/2018

    Endress+Hauser is developing a new platform for disinfection sensors. The new Memosens CCS50D chlorine dioxide sensor supports safe and effective disinfection for clean drinking water, pathogen-free cooling water and high-quality process water.

  3. U.S. EPA Settles With Two Goodyear, Ariz.-Based Facilities Over Clean Water Act Violations
    7/24/2018

    Recently, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced settlements with two Goodyear, Ariz.-based companies to resolve Clean Water Act (CWA) violations.

  4. State Improves Regulations To Prevent Leaks From Underground Tanks
    7/23/2018

    Washington has strengthened its regulations to prevent leaks from the 9,000 underground storage tanks that have 3 billion gallons of fuel pass through them each year.

  5. EPA Signs MOU With New Mexico To Explore Wastewater Reuse Options In Oil And Natural Gas Industry
    7/19/2018

    Recently, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) entered into a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with the State of New Mexico to clarify the existing regulatory and permitting frameworks related to the way wastewater from oil and natural gas extraction activities can be re-used, recycled, and renewed for other purposes.

  6. OriginClear Launches Modular Water Treatment Division
    7/19/2018

    OriginClear Inc. (OTC/QB: OCLN), a leading provider of water treatment solutions, today announced Modular Water Systems (www.modularwater.com), its new division that offers a unique product line of prefabricated water treatment systems.

  7. Two Faces Offer Limitless Possibilities
    7/19/2018

    Named for the mythical god with two faces, Janus membranes — double-sided membranes that serve as gatekeepers between two substances — have emerged as a material with potential industrial uses. Creating two distinct "faces" on these delicate surfaces, however, is a process fraught with challenges.

  8. Oil And Gas Wastewater Wells Disproportionately Located In Lower Income Communities In Ohio, Yale School Of Public Health Study Finds
    7/19/2018

    Hydraulic fracturing or “fracking” wells used to procure natural gas produce large amounts of wastewater, which may contain toxic and radioactive compounds. The wastewater per well, ranging from 2 million to14 million liters, is most commonly injected underground where it has the potential to contaminate water supplies used by people and animals.

  9. Dubai Municipality And Veolia Successfully Commissioned Jebel Ali Hazardous Waste Treatment Facility
    7/18/2018

    Veolia, the global leader in optimized resource management, through its subsidiary Veolia Water Technologies, and Dubai Municipality successfully commissioned the Jebel Ali Hazardous Waste Treatment Facility, which is set to treat 600 cubic meters of hazardous liquid waste per day.

  10. Abengoa Receives The Provisional Acceptance Certificate For The Expansion Of A Water Treatment Plant Built In Mexico For Naturgy (Formerly Known As Gas Natural Fenosa)
    7/18/2018

    Abengoa, the international company that applies innovative technology solutions for sustainable development in the infrastructure, energy and water sectors, has received the Provisional Acceptance Certificate for the expansion of the water treatment plant, built in the 450 MW Norte Durango combined cycle plant that Naturgy (formerly known as Gas Natural Fenosa) has in the State of Durango, Mexico.