Wastewater Filtration News

  1. Microalgae Clean Wastewater And Produce Bioenergy
    1/31/2019

    The University of Eastern Finland is currently conducting unique research into microalgae. Associate Professor Amit Bhatnagar, working at the Department of Environmental and Biological Sciences in Kuopio, investigates the potential applications of microalgae in different fields, including wastewater treatment and bioenergy production.

  2. LANXESS Expands Range Of Membranes For Reverse Osmosis
    1/28/2019

    Specialty chemicals company LANXESS is expanding its range of membrane elements for reverse osmosis (RO). The new Lewabrane HP (high performance) series comprises elements that consist of an enhanced brackish water membrane to serve applications in which high rejection and energy efficiency are important.

  3. WABAG Secures Desalination Order From Mangalore Refinery
    1/23/2019

    The second consecutive desalination order by WABAG after the recent order in Tunisia, stands testimony to the proven and advanced WABAG Technologies.

  4. Micron Waste Secures US Biotech Patent
    1/17/2019

    Micron Waste Technologies Inc., a leading developer of waste treatment systems for food and cannabis waste, has been awarded a United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) patent for its commercial biological waste treatment formulation.

  5. Koch Membrane Systems Installs The UK’s Largest Membrane Bioreactor System
    1/17/2019

    Facing limited space and strict water directives, Koch Membrane Systems (KMS) upgraded the Woolston Wastewater Treatment Works near Southampton, England — providing increased production capacity without expanding the plant’s footprint.

  6. Using Bacteria To Create A Water Filter That Kills Bacteria
    1/17/2019

    More than one in 10 people in the world lack basic drinking water access, and by 2025, half of the world's population will be living in water-stressed areas, which is why access to clean water is one of the National Academy of Engineering's Grand Challenges.

  7. Zero Liquid Discharge Systems Increasingly Incorporate Artificial Intelligence To Improve Energy Efficiency
    1/16/2019

    The rise of Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) has had strong implications for the zero liquid discharge (ZLD) systems market. To keep pace with the rate of digitalization in end-user industries, ZLD vendors have implemented the use of IoT-enabled wastewater monitoring and handling systems for improved efficiency, as well as Artificial Intelligence (AI) technology and smart meters for monitoring fouling issues in membranes.

  8. DuPont Water Solutions Announces Global Price Increase For Ion Exchange And Reverse Osmosis Products
    1/15/2019

    Effective Jan. 15, 2019, or as contracts allow, DuPont Water Solutions, a part of the DuPont Safety & Construction business, recently announced a global increase on the prices of ion exchange resins and reverse osmosis membranes used for water treatment and other industrial applications.

  9. AMTA Announces The Election Of Ten Members To Its Board Of Directors
    1/4/2019

    The American Membrane Technology Association (AMTA), America’s Authority in Membrane Technology, is pleased to announce the election of ten members to the Board of Directors. The newly elected Board Member will be seated on the Board on March 1, 2019 and serve for two years.

  10. Aquaporin Launches HFFO14 Module Suitable For Industrial Scale Applications
    12/17/2018

    We are happy to announce that we just launched a new forward osmosis module HFFO14, suitable for industrial size applications and installations.