Nutrient Removal News

  1. Study Confirms Micro-Algae’s Cleaning Ability In Wastewater Treatment
    1/15/2019

    Environmental engineers have discovered that Chlorella vulgaris, a single-celled fresh water algae species, effectively removes pollutants from wastewater even at fluctuating levels, making it an effective tool for wastewater treatment.

  2. Aqua Enviro Collaborates With I-Phyc To Investigate Microalgae Reuse Options
    1/14/2019

    Aqua Enviro have secured a project to investigate beneficial use of algae grown as part of a wastewater tertiary treatment process.

  3. CLEARAS Awarded First Contract In EPA Region 5 To Address Local Water Quality Based Effluent Limit
    1/3/2019

    CLEARAS Water Recovery announced today that it has been awarded a contract by The Village of Roberts, Wisconsin wastewater treatment facility, located in St. Croix County

  4. Ostara Nutrient Recovery Technologies Inc. Acquires Assets Of U.S.-Based Multiform Harvest Inc.
    1/2/2019

    Ostara Nutrient Recovery Technologies Inc.(“Ostara”) and Multiform Harvest Inc. (“Multiform”) announced recently, the closing (“Closing”) of the acquisition (the “Acquisition”) by Ostara, of substantially all of the assets of Multiform pursuant to an Asset Purchase Agreement (the “Agreement”) entered into by Ostara, Multiform and certain key shareholders of Multiform on August 24, 2018.

  5. Palo Alto, California, Enlists Brown and Caldwell To Design Wastewater Treatment Upgrades
    12/11/2018

    Brown and Caldwell, a leading environmental engineering and construction firm, recently announced its selection by the City of Palo Alto to provide design services for secondary treatment upgrades at the city’s Regional Water Quality Control Plant (RWQCP).

  6. WRF Launches Project To Demonstrate Phosphorus Recovery Using CalPrex System
    11/30/2018

    The Water Research Foundation (WRF) has launched a project, Demonstrating the CalPrex System for High Efficiency Phosphorus Recovery (5004), between the Milwaukee Metropolitan Sewerage District (Milwaukee, Wisconsin), Madison Metropolitan Sewerage District (Madison, Wisconsin), Metro Wastewater Reclamation District (Denver, Colorado), Massachusetts Water Resources Authority (Boston, Massachusetts), and Centrisys/CNP (Kenosha, Wisconsin), to demonstrate a high-rate, pre-digestion phosphorus removal and recovery technology.

  7. Microvi MNE Implemented At Thames Water Wastewater Treatment Plant In UK To Demonstrate Ammonia Removal In Cold Temperatures
    11/14/2018

    Thames Water Utilities Ltd., Microvi Biotechnologies, and WesTech Engineering, Inc. are conducting a collaborative demonstration for transformational wastewater treatment at the Thames Water treatment plant in Sherfield-on-Loddon, UK.

  8. Next FOG STOP Brings Improvement In Effluent Water Quality In Brazil
    11/5/2018

    At a municipal wastewater treatment plant in Brazil, Next Filtration’s Next FOG STOP has improved overall effluent water quality by reducing residual effluent biochemical oxygen demand (BOD) by more than 50%.

  9. Food Processors, UW Collaborate To Remove Guesswork From Wastewater Disposal
    11/1/2018

    For more than a century, cheesemakers and vegetable processors have applied water remaining after production to open fields and farmland. The wastewater was used to wash vegetables, or contains whey left over after milk was processed into cheese.

  10. Royal HaskoningDHV’s Nereda Wastewater Treatment Technology Expands Into China
    10/24/2018

    Beijing Enterprises Industrial Environmental Solutions Limited (BEIES) has entered into partnership with Royal HaskoningDHV of the Netherlands and Century 3 (Shanghai) for the delivery of the sustainable Nereda wastewater treatment technology into China.