Nutrient Removal News

  1. The Water Research Foundation Signs Memorandum Of Understanding With EPA To Advance Nutrient Management Efforts
    2/6/2019

    Building on The Water Research Foundation’s (WRF) decades-long research on nutrients in America’s waters, WRF and the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to increase understanding of how smart partnerships and market-based approaches can be used to reduce excess nutrients in the nation’s waterways.

  2. New Funding Opportunity For Farmers Near Western Lake Erie Basin
    2/5/2019

    The Michigan Department of Agriculture and Rural Development is proud to announce a new program that will provide reimbursement to farmers near the Western Lake Erie Basin (WLEB) who conduct soil testing.

  3. New Contract In Denmark: SUEZ Will Reduce Phosphorus Levels In Sensitive Lake By 90 Percent
    2/5/2019

    Skanderborg Water and Wastewater Utility, the publicly owned utility in Skanderborg, Denmark, has selected SUEZ’s Densadeg XRC™ - Extreme Rate Clarifiers - as the tertiary treatment technology for the expansion of its wastewater treatment plant.

  4. EPA Signs MOU With The Water Research Foundation Advancing Nutrient Management Efforts
    2/1/2019

    Today, as part of the Trump Administration’s commitment to protecting America’s waters through smart partnerships and market-based approaches, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with The Water Research Foundation (WRF) to accelerate progress on reducing excess nutrients in the nation’s waterways.

  5. Aqua Enviro And I-Phyc Investigate Wastewater Algae Use
    1/28/2019

    Water and wastewater environmental consultancy Aqua Enviro is to carry out an Innovate UK-funded project to investigate the beneficial use of algae grown as part of a wastewater tertiary treatment process.

  6. 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.

  7. 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.

  8. 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

  9. 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.

  10. 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).