Nutrient Removal News

  1. Research Honored For Contribution To Water Management

    The Water Environment Federation (WEF) proudly announces the 2018 WEF Awards recipients for published papers. The WEF Published Papers Awards recognize WEF members for valuable research that has the potential for broad contribution to industrial wastewater management.

  2. Cranfield And Severn Trent One Of Top 100 Global Partnerships

    Cranfield University and Severn Trent’s strategic partnership has been named one of the ‘top 100 corporate-academic partnerships’ in the world by leading international academic journal, Nature.

  3. Ostara To Deliver City Of Atlanta Nutrient Recovery Facility Through Unique Alternative Finance Model

    Ostara Nutrient Recovery Technologies, Inc has announced its partnership with the City of Atlanta Department of Watershed Management to install and operate a Nutrient Recovery Facility at the R.M. Clayton Water Reclamation Center (WRC), delivered under a design-build agreement and financed through a unique operating lease model.

  4. Scientists And Water Treatment Plants Are Working Together On Green Water Treatment

    Using plants and animals to purify waste water while extracting raw materials: that is the principle of Aquafarm. In early September, after a year and a half of research, a trial setup was launched which should lead to the first biological water purification within four years.

  5. EPCOR And Ostara Transforming Nutrients From Wastewater Into Environmentally Responsible Fertilizer

    EPCOR, in partnership with Ostara Nutrient Recovery Technologies, recently officially unveiled Canada’s largest wastewater nutrient recovery facility.

  6. Wastewater Recycling Instead Of Disposal

    Wastewater smells foul and is full of pathogens. For these reasons it is usually removed and disposed of quickly. The out-of-sight-out-of-mind strategy is, however, costly and opportunities are lost.

  7. Bluetector Builds First Manure Treatment Plant For A Farmer In Germany

    A farm in Lower Saxony with sow breeding, floor-feeding laying hens and biogas plant is installing a BlueBox Ultra for the treatment of manure from the Swiss agri-tech company Bluetector.

  8. George Barley Water Prize Joins OnWIN

    The Everglades Foundation’s George Barley Water Prize is partnering with WaterTAP to host a technical workshop focused on phosphorous removal technologies piloted through Stage 3 of the prize, during Ontario Water Innovation Week (OnWIN) in Toronto.

  9. City Of Boise, Idaho, And Pierce County, Washington, Public Works Projects Judged The Nation’s Best

    The American Public Works Association (APWA) has announced the winners of its 2018 Public Works Projects of the Year competition.

  10. $57M Nitrogen Reduction Project Commences At Coney Island Wastewater Treatment Plant To Improve The Health Of Jamaica Bay

    The New York City Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) recently announced that work will begin over the next several weeks on a $57M upgrade to the Coney Island Wastewater Treatment Plant that will reduce the amount of nitrogen released into Jamaica Bay and help to improve the overall ecology of the waterway.