Wastewater Contaminant Removal News

  1. Defects Help Nanomaterial Soak Up More Pollutant In Less Time

    Cleaning pollutants from water with a defective filter sounds like a non-starter, but a recent study by chemical engineers at Rice University found that the right-sized defects helped a molecular sieve soak up more perfluorooctanesulfonic acid (PFOS) in less time.

  2. New Promega Water-Glo System Combines ATP Detection And Bioluminescence Technologies For Quick, Highly Sensitive Water Quality Testing

    Promega Corporation’s new Water-Glo System offers water plant operators a rapid, highly sensitive and flexible measurement tool for monitoring microbial contamination in freshwater, process water, seawater or wastewater samples.

  3. Evac Complete Cleantech Solution Delivered For Quark Expeditions Cruise Ship

    Quark Expeditions, the leading operator of polar exploration cruises, can be assured that their new ship will have the least impact on the environment, as it will be installed with an Evac Complete Cleantech Solution that now includes a ballast water management system.

  4. EPA Reopens Public Comment Period On Plan To Clean Up Contamination At The Universal Oil Products Superfund Site In East Rutherford, N.J.

    On December 10, 2018, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) proposed an interim cleanup plan to address sediment contaminated with polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs) in the waterways at the Universal Oil Products Superfund Site, which is located next to Berry’s Creek.

  5. Global Market For Membrane Bioreactors To Reach $3.8B By 2023

    The quality of the planet’s water supply deteriorates ever year, affecting individuals, families, businesses and entire populations. Membrane bioreactors (MBRs) are a viable solution to this problem, as they remove pathogenic organisms from the water using a physical barrier that is unaffected by quality.

  6. Chemists Develop A New Eco-Friendly Material For Waste Water Purification

    RUDN chemists have developed a hybrid nanocatalyst for quick removal of stable organic dyes from wastewater. This catalyst does not require additional aggressive solvents. The results of the study were published in Inorganic Chemistry.

  7. Organica Water Selected For The 2019 Global Cleantech 100 List

    Organica Water, a global provider of innovative solutions for the treatment and recycling of wastewater, is excited to announce that the company was named by Cleantech Group in the prestigious 2019 Global Cleantech 100.

  8. TransMedia Group To Highlight How OriginClear® Is Accelerating On-Site Water Treatment

    TransMedia Group said it was retained recently to highlight how OriginClear® is leading the charge to the next wave of revolutionary advancements--on-site water treatment to leapfrog centralized solutions that can take decades and many billions to implement.

  9. De Nora Acquires MIOX

    World leader in electrochemical technologies enhances its water and wastewater treatment portfolio by adding MIOX technologies to its product line.

  10. The First SUEZ Resource Revolution Award Goes To An Environmental Mega-Project In Canada

    SUEZ honored a project at Federated Co-operatives Limited’s Co-op Refinery Complex (CRC) with the first-ever Resource Revolution Award. The award was designed to highlight projects that improve business while enhancing the goals of sustainability and resource reuse.