Wastewater Contaminant Removal News

  1. Origami Inspires Highly Efficient Solar Steam Generator
    9/19/2018

    Water covers most of the globe, yet many regions still suffer from a lack of clean drinking water. If scientists could efficiently and sustainably turn seawater into clean water, a looming global water crisis might be averted.

  2. How Slick Water And Black Shale In Fracking Combine To Produce Radioactive Waste
    9/18/2018

    Radioactivity in fracking wastewater comes from the interaction between a chemical slurry and ancient shale during the hydraulic fracturing process, according to Dartmouth College research.

  3. OriginClear Launches Next-Generation Advanced Oxidation Process
    9/12/2018

    OriginClear, Inc., a leading provider of water treatment solutions, announced recently that the company has completed development and testing of AOxPlus, a patent-pending method to produce hydroxyl radicals in large quantities to treat highly contaminated wastewater

  4. Soil Could Filter Antibiotics From Treated Wastewater, Protecting Groundwater
    9/10/2018

    Soil may be a natural filter that can act as a tertiary treatment for wastewater, preventing antibiotics from contaminating groundwater, according to researchers who conducted a study at Penn State's Living Filter.

  5. New Biobased Adsorbent Which Captures PFAS From Wastewater To Exhibit At WEFTEC
    9/6/2018

    A multi-award winning company, which has developed a novel bio-based adsorbent material that can selectively capture micropollutants including pesticides, pharmaceuticals and high-performance chemicals like per and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) from wastewater is exhibiting at WEFTEC 2018.

  6. Hunan Kinglv Plans To Strengthen Overseas Markets With Its Wastewater Treatment Equipment
    9/6/2018

    Hunan Kinglv environmental protection co., LTD.(referred to as Kinglv, hereafter), China's professional manufacturer in environment protection business, now plans to strengthen and enlarge its overseas markets.

  7. Company Initiates Ammonia Destruction Validation Program For Ontario-Based Gold Mining Operations
    8/31/2018

    Dr. Gene Shelp, President and CEO of Current Water Technologies Inc., is pleased to announce that the Company continues to develop ammonia destruction opportunities for its patented AmmEL Technology within the mining and municipal sectors.

  8. Scottish Water Awards Wastewater Contracts For Housing Development
    8/30/2018

    Hampshire-based WPL has won three supplier framework contracts for wastewater treatment plant and equipment with public utility Scottish Water. The contracts cover both hire and purchase agreements and the first hire plant has already been installed at Winchburgh, a fast-growing £1 billion residential development 11 miles west of Edinburgh.

  9. Bluetector Builds First Manure Treatment Plant For A Farmer In Germany
    8/30/2018

    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.

  10. Georgia Power Updates Ash Pond Closure Plans For Plants Branch And Bowen
    8/30/2018

    Georgia Power announced today updated, site-specific closure plans for ash ponds at Plants Branch and Bowen as part of its efforts to safely and permanently close 29 ash ponds at 11 current and former coal-fired power plants across the state.