Water Industry Features

  1. How To Fight 1,4-Dioxane
    7/26/2017

    1,4-Dioxane is a contaminant that is known to linger in groundwater and have adverse health effects when consumed. Worse still, it can pose some significant treatment challenges to the operations tasked with eliminating it.

  2. Tank Shark® Active Tank Mixing Proven To Be Superior To Dedicated Tank Inlet/Outlet Design
    7/10/2018

    San Jose Water Company (SJWC) provides drinking water for over a million people in the greater San Jose Metropolitan region and is a recognized leader in drinking water treatment and distribution system water quality management. With over 90 water storage facilities in service, planned maintenance and rehabilitation of capital assets is a key component of SJWC’s CIP program.

  3. Using Optical Gas Imaging To Comply With OOOOa Regulations: A Case Study
    7/12/2018

    Natural gas compressor stations have to comply with new EPA regulations on inspection, known as Quad OA. Optical gas imaging provides an efficient, cost-effective means to meet the requirements.

  4. Chlorine vs. Chloramine: A Tale Of Two Chemistries
    4/17/2018

    In drinking water treatment’s ongoing battle between disinfection and disinfection byproducts (DBPs), most water utility customers are oblivious to the process. One thing they do notice, however, is when their water smells or tastes bad. Here are some insights that can help water treatment plant (WTP) operators deal with their internal concerns about DBPs and residual chlorine or ammonia levels, as well as their external concerns about customer perceptions of water quality.

  5. XR75 X-Ray Inspection: Side View
    8/3/2018

    Protect your brand against recalls with the XR75, industry’s most advanced X-Ray inspection system, able to detect the smallest contaminants while increasing major component lifetime and reducing power consumption. 

  6. How To Squeeze Money Out Of Your Water Meters
    5/30/2018

    There are many types of water meters being used across the U.S. to measure water consumption. And even though the panacea for a water utility would be to equip each residence with the same meter — standardizing metering technique, data capture and maintenance — the reality is that a utility needs to be able to read and service the variety of meters that make up its metering portfolio.

  7. Project Profile: Moline, Illinois Installs ETS-UV™ Systems To Destroy The Cryptosporidium Periodically Present In Mississippi River Source Water
    1/5/2018

    ​The City of Moline is located in the heart of the Midwest, tucked between the banks of the Mississippi and Rock River in Rock Island. Moline is one of four cities that make up the Quad Cities, which include Rock Island, Illinois and Bettendorf and Davenport Iowa.

  8. How X-Ray Inspection Technology Can Save Your Brand And Reputation
    5/23/2017

    F&B industry competition is fierce and the quality associated with a brand is critical to a company’s success. This article details how X-ray inspection helps food companies preserve their brand integrity.

  9. Removing Hexavalent Chromium From Groundwater Supplies
    8/14/2018

    The chromium removal pilot study was conducted for the County of San Bernardino, CA at their CSA 70 Zone J - Well 5 treatment facility. Chromium in the CSA 70 Zone J – Well 5 raw water source exceeds the current Maximum Contaminant Levels (MCL).

  10. Method For Optimizing mAb Polishing Using Mixed-Mode Cation Exchanger
    5/24/2017

    mAbs are produced for a number of therapeutic applications. mAbs are not a homogeneous family of products. Each mAb is unique, based on its isoelectric point, hydrophobicity, and ability to aggregate.