Nutrient Removal News

  1. CH2M, Alexandria Renew Enterprises Honored With Esteemed Award At WEFTEC 2017
    10/4/2017

    Alexandria Renew Enterprises can now add Water Environment Federation Project Excellence Award-winner to its already impressive list of accolades, which includes being the first utility in the U.S. to implement a full-scale mainstream deammonification system and the first utility in the world to use this technology to meet very low nitrogen limits.

  2. Collaborative Approach Proposed For Reducing Nutrient Pollution In Nation's Waterways
    10/3/2017

    Recently at WEFTEC, the largest annual water quality conference in the world, the US Water Alliance, National Association of Clean Water Agencies (NACWA), and the Water Environment Federation (WEF) released a new collaborative approach on how to reduce nutrient pollution in our nation's waterways.

  3. The MWRD Of Greater Chicago’s Nutrient Recovery Facility Earns Top Honor From Water Environment Federation
    10/3/2017

    The world’s largest nutrient recovery facility that improves water quality of the Chicago Area Waterway System while reducing downstream phosphorus discharges into the Gulf of Mexico has won a coveted Project Excellence Award from the Water Environment Federation (WEF).

  4. The MWRD Of Greater Chicago's Nutrient Recovery Facility Earns Top Honor From Water Environment Federation
    10/2/2017

    The world's largest nutrient recovery facility that improves water quality of the Chicago Area Waterway System while reducing downstream phosphorus discharges into the Gulf of Mexico has won a coveted Project Excellence Award from the Water Environment Federation (WEF).

  5. New York Water Supplies Inundated With Harmful Algal Bloom
    9/28/2017

    Though the summer temperatures that typically encourage them are waning, New York state is dealing with an inundation of toxic algae that may imperil drinking water.

  6. Washington Dairy Introduces Cutting-Edge Nutrient Removal Solution
    9/21/2017

    All too often, nutrient pollution issues from industrial and agricultural wastewater operations fall on local utilities to solve.

  7. Report: Climate Change To Exacerbate Nitrogen Pollution
    9/15/2017

    Already widespread, nitrogen contamination of environmental waters is on the rise, according to a major study published this summer in the journal Science.

  8. Praxair To Deliver Technical Presentation During WEFTEC
    9/14/2017

    Praxair, Inc. announced recently that the company will be delivering a technical presentation and exhibiting in booth 651 at the 90th Annual Water Environment Federation Technical Exhibition and Conference, WEFTEC 2017.

  9. Water Environment Research Open Access Article Compares Ammonia Removal Methods
    9/14/2017

    An evaluation of zeolite-based systems for ammonia removal is the topic of the open access article in the September 2017 special issue of Water Environment Research (WER) on adsorption.

  10. Advanced Water Treatment Technology Drives Green Dairy Processes
    9/11/2017

    Up to one billion litres of milk a year are processed and packaged by the dairy industry, using energy and water intensive procedures that produce hundreds of cubic metres of high strength wastewater every day.