Sludge and Biosolids Processing News

  1. Ben-Gurion University Researchers Participate In Trilateral Workshop On Water Challenges And Solutions With University Of Chicago And Northwestern University
    10/12/2018

    A trilateral collaboration hosted by the University of Chicago (UChicago) on Oct. 8, with researchers from Ben-Gurion University of the Negev and Northwestern University, met to develop new ideas and solutions to some of the world’s most pressing water-related problems.

  2. Larger Cities Have Smaller Water Footprint Than Less Populated Counterparts
    10/12/2018

    Global sustainability is important now more than ever due to increasing urban populations and the resulting stress it can have on natural resources. But increased populations in cities may lead to greater efficiency, as a team of Penn State researchers discovered when they analyzed the water footprint of 65 mid- to large-sized U.S. cities.

  3. EPA Finalizes Plan To Remove Contamination Source And Expand Groundwater Treatment At The Combe Fill South Landfill Superfund Site In Chester Township, N.J.
    10/11/2018

    Recently, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced that it has finalized a plan to address a newly identified contaminant and enhance treatment of contamination at the Combe Fill South Landfill site located in Chester Township in N.J., an inactive municipal landfill covering 65 acres.

  4. New Study Reveals Staggering Levels Of Microplastic Pollution In Tennessee River
    10/11/2018

    During 34 grueling days last summer, endurance athlete and scientist Dr. Andreas Fath set a world record by swimming all 652 miles of the Tennessee River, from its headwaters in Knoxville, Tennessee, to its mouth in Paducah, Kentucky.

  5. Malibu Implements Smart Water Management With Completion Of Water Treatment Facility
    10/11/2018

    The City of Malibu Mayor and Council members were joined on Friday, October 5 by State Senator Henry Stern, Los Angeles County Supervisor Sheila Kuehl and representatives of the State and Regional Water Quality Control Boards for a ribbon-cutting ceremony marking the official opening of Malibu's new Civic Center Water Treatment Facility.

  6. NACWA Lauds Bipartisan Passage Of The America's Water Infrastructure Act
    10/10/2018

    With the Senate passage of the America's Water Infrastructure Act, the National Association of Clean Water Agencies (NACWA) commends both the House and Senate for their strong collaboration with the Association throughout the Water Resources Development Act (WRDA) process to ensure the inclusion of several bipartisan provisions that are important to the municipal clean water sector.

  7. NARUC Asks Congressional Leaders To “Imagine a Day Without Water”
    10/10/2018

    The National Association of Regulatory Utility Commissioners today urges members of Congress and the nation to pay closer attention to the serious crisis of our water infrastructure. NARUC has sent a letter to the U.S. House of Representatives and the U.S. Senate urging Congress and the Administration to prioritize investment in water infrastructure and resources.

  8. The Value of Water Campaign Celebrates Fourth Annual Imagine a Day Without Water
    10/10/2018

    Today is the fourth annual Imagine a Day Without Water, a national effort to raise awareness, educate our communities, and a call for action to invest in our nation's water infrastructure. Imagine a Day Without Water has more than 1,000 elected officials, water utilities, community leaders, educators, businesses, and more, spotlighting the crucial need to invest in and value water - the most participants in Imagine a Day Without Water to date.

  9. Taking Inspiration From Nature, Aquaporin’s Water Purification Technology Saves Energy While Delivering High-Quality Water
    10/10/2018

    Every industry in the world relies on water; it is the one market that is guaranteed to still be around in many centuries to come.

  10. Sulzer Launches HST 30 ─ The Newest Addition To The HST™ Line Of High-Speed Turbocompressors
    10/10/2018

    The HST 30 is the newest addition to the HST™ line of high-speed turbocompressors. It offers more flow and pressure at a significantly higher efficiency than its predecessors. This translates into big savings in the energy consumed by low-pressure air compression, both in wastewater treatment and industrial processes.