Nutrient Removal News

  1. City of Nampa And Brown and Caldwell Recognized With Multiple Awards
    5/20/2019

    The City of Nampa and Brown and Caldwell today announced receivership of two regional honors for infrastructure improvements undertaken at the City of Nampa’s Wastewater Treatment Plant (WWTP).

  2. Trump Administration Officials Meet To Accelerate Progress On Reducing Excess Nutrients In The Nation’s Waters
    5/16/2019

    Senior Trump Administration officials hosted a roundtable in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, focused on identifying opportunities to reduce nutrient losses across the country.

  3. Turning Wastewater Sludge Into Energy And Mineral Salts
    5/13/2019

    A system developed by EPFL spin-off TreaTech can turn sludge from wastewater treatment plants into mineral salts – which could be used in fertilizer, for example – and biogas. The firm’s research is being funded by several private- and public-sector entities, and a large-scale pilot plant is now being built.

  4. Where There’s Waste There’s Fertilizer
    5/13/2019

    We all know plants need nutrients, especially nitrogen and phosphorus. To give crops a boost, they are often put on fields as fertilizer. But we never talk about where the nutrients themselves come from. Phosphorus, for example, is taken from the Earth, and in just 100-250 years, we could be facing a terrible shortage. That is, unless scientists can find ways to recycle it.

  5. Evoqua To Supply Sequencing Batch Reactor System To Expand Treatment Capacity And Address Peak Wet Weather Flows In Huntsville, Texas
    5/10/2019

    Evoqua Water Technologies, an industry leader in mission-critical water treatment solutions, has announced that it has been selected by the City of Huntsville, Texas to provide a new wastewater treatment system at its A.J. Brown treatment facility through Evoqua’s sales partner Environmental Improvements (EI2).

  6. Report Shows Reductions In Pollutants, Improved Water Quality In The Potomac
    5/8/2019

    The amounts of nitrogen and phosphorus—which in excess can degrade water quality—have declined dramatically in the Potomac River since the 1980s, and are on track for further reductions, says a new COG report.

  7. Bishop Water Technologies And Neo Chemicals & Oxides Introduce A Rare Earth-Based Coagulant To Help Wastewater Treatment Plants Affordably Achieve Ultra-Low Phosphorus Limits
    5/7/2019

    Bishop Water Technologies and Neo Chemicals & Oxides are introducing a new rare earth-based coagulant to the Canadian wastewater industry that can help wastewater treatment plants easily and cost-effectively achieve ultra-low phosphorus limits — as low as 0.07 mg/L — without the need for costly tertiary filtration systems.

  8. Philippines Taps Innovative Wastewater Technology To Retrofit Infrastructure, Fulfill Tightened Environmental Regulations
    5/6/2019

    Manila Water Company, Inc. (MWCI) has entrusted Black & Veatch to train its professionals and water industry partners in the finer points of biological nutrient removal (BNR) in wastewater treatment.

  9. Aqua-Aerobic Systems, Inc. An International Company And Leading Supplier Of Advanced Water And Wastewater Treatment Solutions, Announces Acquisition Of FUCHS Enprotec GmbH
    4/30/2019

    Aqua-Aerobic Systems, Inc. (Loves Park, IL USA) and FUCHS Enprotec GmbH (Mayen, Germany) formally announced to their employees and shareholders that Aqua-Aerobic Systems, Inc. has completed the acquisition of all shares in FUCHS Enprotec GmbH.

  10. Wessex Water Achieves 75% Saving With Enhanced Process
    4/23/2019

    Population growth in the town of Sherborne in Dorset meant that the rural water recycling facility owned and operated by Wessex Water required an upgrade to manage overload.