Wastewater Filtration News

  1. Solar-Powered Desalination Membranes Cut Expense Of Treating Wastewater

    Researchers from the UCLA Samueli School of Engineering, Colorado School of Mines, and the National Renewable Energy Laboratory have received a $2M grant from the Department of Energy to develop solar-powered desalination membranes that will be used to desalinate high-salinity brines such as those generated by some oil and gas extraction processes.

  2. Pentair Showcases Smart, Sustainable Water Solutions At Singapore International Water Week

    Pentair is showcasing its latest innovations and water treatment technologies at the 2018 Singapore International Water Week (SIWW).

  3. Clean Water From Cows? Regenis System Re(Moo)ves Impurities

    How 2,500 cows can produce water clean enough for drinking is about to be answered on a dairy in the Northwest corner of Washington State.

  4. PUB And NEA To Call Over S$5B In Tenders For Tuas Nexus

    PUB, Singapore's National Water Agency and the National Environment Agency (NEA) will be calling tenders with a total estimated value of more than S$5 billion over the next five years for civil, mechanical and electrical engineering works for the Tuas Nexus.

  5. NTU Spin-Off Launches Singapore’s First 3D-Printing Plant For Water Filtration Membranes

    Nano Sun, a water technology start-up founded by a scientist from Nanyang Technological University, Singapore (NTU Singapore), has launched a 3D-printing facility to manufacture a new type of water treatment membrane.

  6. Enhanced Reverse Osmosis Technology By Toray – ‘Turning Wastewater Into A Viable Resource’

    Toray has developed a new low-fouling RO membrane, the TLF Series and commercially launched it in April 2018, featuring low-fouling characteristics to various types of foulants while maintaining high performance at low operating pressure to realize additional cost savings.

  7. Dow’s Minimal Liquid Discharge Approach Takes Center Stage With 2018 International Desalination Association Award Win

    Transitioning to a circular economy is necessary for society to move to the next level of sustainable consumption. Dow Water Solutions, a business unit of DowDuPont Safety & Construction division, won the 2018 International Desalination Association (IDA) Award for Industry Technology and Innovation Leader in Water Reuse and Conservation.

  8. H2O Innovation Secures Four New Industrial Projects Totalling $3.1M

    H2O Innovation Inc. (“H2O Innovation” or the “Corporation”) is proud to announce it was awarded four (4) new industrial projects in North America. These new contracts, worth $3.1 M, will bring the Corporation’s project sales backlog to $55.1 M.

  9. 2018 SWMOA Awards Presented During Annual Symposium On June 26, 2018

    The 2018 SWMOA Annual Symposium held in Riverside, CA; the Awards Luncheon and SWMOA Membership Meeting took place on Tuesday, June 26, 2018.

  10. Electrospun Sodium Titanate Speeds Up The Purification Of Water Based On Selective Ion Exchange – Effectively Extracts Radio-Active Strontium

    With the help of this new method, waste water can be treated faster than before, and the environmentally positive aspect is that the process leaves less solid radio-active waste.