Wastewater Contaminant Removal News

  1. Water Industry Veterans Join Axine’s Leadership Team
    11/6/2018

    On-site industrial wastewater treatment provider Axine Water Technologies announced today that Paris Neofotistos has joined the company as Vice President of Sales and Chris Morrison has joined Axine’s Board of Directors.

  2. Next FOG STOP Brings Improvement In Effluent Water Quality In Brazil
    11/5/2018

    At a municipal wastewater treatment plant in Brazil, Next Filtration’s Next FOG STOP has improved overall effluent water quality by reducing residual effluent biochemical oxygen demand (BOD) by more than 50%.

  3. Ship & Shore Environmental, Inc. Expands Globally With New UAE Partnership
    10/31/2018

    Ship & Shore Environmental, Inc., a leading U.S. pollution abatement firm that specializes in the capture and control of hazardous VOC emissions, announced its new partnership recently with UAE company, Amerair International, to increase their global market presence.

  4. MGX Minerals To Process First Oil & Gas Wastewater In November; Projects First Cleantech Revenue
    10/30/2018

    MGX Minerals Inc. is pleased to report that engineering partner PurLucid Treatment Solutions (“PurLucid”) has deployed the first advanced wastewater treatment system in Alberta.

  5. Piezoelectric Membranes For Water Filtration
    10/25/2018

    As concerns about water droughts and shortages continue to grow, so does the attraction to use treated wastewater to supplement water supply.

  6. Innovative Mercury Remediation System Has Been Successfully Demonstrated To Reduce Contamination In Power Plant Wastewater
    10/24/2018

    Aqua Metrology Systems (AMS), has recently completed the successful demonstration of a proof of concept for the removal of dissolved mercury (Hg2+) in power plant wastewater. The SafeGuard H2O system developed by AMS offers a low-cost, reliable remediation system proven to address a range of trace metal contaminants, including ionic mercury. With more than 300 coal ash impoundments across the U.S., ionic mercury among other hazardous chemicals is a primary concern for power plant wastewater and typically requires costly treatment prior to discharge to ensure environmental and public health.

  7. Ridding Our Waters Of Plastic Waste With Jellyfish Filters
    10/19/2018

    The quality of our seas and oceans is deteriorating at an alarming rate. One major problem is plastic pollution. According to estimates, more than 150 million tonnes of plastic have already accumulated in the world’s oceans, and up to 12.7 million tonnes are added every year.

  8. Removal Of Microplastics From Water Streams Using Membrane Technology
    10/18/2018

    The removal of microplastics from drinking, process or wastewater streams is a major step towards the reduction of microplastic pollution found in the environment.

  9. New Innovation From Germany: Graforce Produces Environmentally Friendly Fuel From Wastewater
    10/17/2018

    The Berlin-based tech company Graforce has introduced a unique technology: Plasmalysis saves resources in its highly efficient generation of hydrogen from industrial waste water.

  10. EPA Announces Completion Of Sediment Cleanup At Former Refinery In Muskegon, Mich.
    10/16/2018

    Recently, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency announced the completion of a $16M sediment cleanup at the former Zephyr Oil Refinery in Muskegon Township, Mich. Work was funded through a cost-sharing partnership with the state of Michigan under the Great Lakes Restoration Initiative (GLRI).