Nutrient Removal News

  1. Max-IR Labs Awarded $225K Phase I NSF STTR Grant For Real-Time Continuous Water Quality Monitoring Sensor Development
    5/17/2018

    Max-IR Labs, an optical sensor development company based in Dallas, Texas, recently announced it has been awarded a Phase I Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR) grant of $225,000 from the National Science Foundation (NSF) to continue its development of a novel real-time optical sensor for nitrate detection in water and soil.

  2. Accumulating Over Time, Even Low Concentrations Of Silver Can Foil Wastewater Treatment
    5/14/2018

    Research at Oregon State University has shed new light on how an increasingly common consumer product component – silver nanoparticles – can potentially interfere with the treatment of wastewater.

  3. PENETRON ADMIX Helps Clean Up Otter Creek
    4/23/2018

    The April 2018 opening of the expanded and renovated Otter Creek Wastewater Treatment Plant in Tallahassee, Florida, used PENETRON crystalline technology to ensure durable and impermeable concrete structures.

  4. Current Water Technologies Inc. Ammonia Treatment Demonstration At Gold Mining Operation In Central Canada
    4/23/2018

    Dr. Gene Shelp, President and CEO of Current Water Technologies Inc. (TSX:WATR) (“CWTI” or “the Company”), is pleased to announce that the Company has received a contract to install and demonstrate its patented ammonia treatment system at an active mining site in Central Canada.

  5. City Of Boise And Brown And Caldwell Recognized For National Engineering Excellence
    4/18/2018

    The City of Boise and Brown and Caldwell recently announced receivership of a national honor in the American Council of Engineering Companies (ACEC) 51st Engineering Excellence Awards competition.

  6. Fluence To Exhibit Its Latest Technologies At IFAT 2018
    4/12/2018

    Visit the Fluence stand at hall A2, booth 205 to meet our experts who’ll share onsite demos of our efficient, effective and highly sustainable solutions.

  7. Swamp Microbe Has Pollution-Munching Power
    4/11/2018

    Sewage treatment may be an unglamorous job, but bacteria are happy to do it. Sewage plants rely on bacteria to remove environmental toxins from waste so that the processed water can be safely discharged into oceans and rivers.

  8. Speakers And Media Partners Selected For The 2018 Microbiome Water Summit
    4/11/2018

    Microbe Detectives’ is honored to announce its first round of speakers and media partners for the 2018 Microbiome Water Summit, to be held two blocks from the New Orleans Convention Center, during WEFTEC week.

  9. Wastewater Treatment Rehabilitation Project In Key West, Florida
    4/5/2018

    KW Resort Utilities Corp. of Key West, Florida has selected Evoqua Water Technologies through its sales partner Heyward Florida Incorporated for a project to rehab and coat three DAVCO field-erected biological wastewater treatment tanks and related equipment located in the resort community of Key West, Florida.

  10. Water Environment Research Open Access Article Discusses Bioaugmentation, Conditions For Intensified Nitrification
    4/5/2018

    The open access article in the April 2018 issue of Water Environment Research (WER) discusses the settings necessary for intensified nitrification in certain activated sludge systems.