Wastewater News

  1. Universities In Iowa, Ohio Receive Toxic Algae Research Grants
    1/18/2018

    With some federal help, researchers at Iowa State University (ISU) and Ohio State University (OSU) are looking to build up defenses against toxic algae growth in source waters.

  2. Clean And Green: A Moss That Removes Lead (Pb) From Water
    1/17/2018

    Lead-contaminated water is a serious environmental concern that has recently proved to be disastrous when left untreated. Compounding the problem, the typical way to remove lead or other heavy metals from water requires fossil fuels and a tremendous amount of energy.

  3. New Langh Tech Water Treatment Systems Increase Water Cleaning Capacity
    1/17/2018

    Langh Tech has launched a new generation of water treatment systems. The system has been upgraded with new membrane technology to increase water cleaning capacity.

  4. Lystek Wins Governor’s Environmental And Economic Leadership Award (GEELA) For Sustainable Biosolids Management In California
    1/17/2018

    Today, the California Environmental Protection Agency (CalEPA) will be presenting Lystek International Ltd. (Lystek) with a Governor’s Environmental and Economic Award (GEELA) at a special award ceremony held at EPA’s headquarters in Sacramento, California.

  5. NSF International Renews Partnership With EPA To Minimize Decentralized Wastewater System Risks
    1/17/2018

    NSF International, a global public health and safety organization, signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with the United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and 18 other organizations to help protect the nation’s public health and water resources.

  6. New Ways To Capture The Power Of Urban Trees To Reduce Pollution
    1/17/2018

    The Center for Watershed Protection announced recently it has developed a groundbreaking new method to account for the capacity of trees planted in urban areas to reduce runoff pollution. The Center has used that model to develop two tree planting credits — a pollutant load reduction credit and a stormwater performance-based credit.

  7. Aclara And Suez Sign Partnership Agreement To Provide Smart Infrastructure Solutions To U.S. Municipalities
    1/16/2018

    Aclara and SUEZ North America today announced an exclusive strategic partnership to deliver advanced metering infrastructure (AMI) and smart infrastructure solutions(SIS) that will enable SUEZ to better serve municipalities across the United States.

  8. EPA Overstates Its Work On Superfund Cleanup
    1/16/2018

    Though the current U.S. EPA administration is boasting about its action to clean up the nation’s Superfund sites, it appears that it has not done as much as implied.

  9. Newater Technology And NW Blockchain Limited Announce Strategic Partnership Agreement
    1/16/2018

    Newater Technology, Inc. (NASDAQ: NEWA) ("NEWA", or the "Company"), a developer and manufacturer of membrane filtration products and related hardware and engineered systems used in the treatment, recycling and discharge of wastewater, is pleased to announce its new strategic partnership with NW Blockchain Limited ("NWBL"), a blockchain developer focused upon environmental protection projects, to jointly develop blockchain applications to use in the wastewater treatment industry.

  10. WRT Is Proud To Announce The Acquisition Of Loprest Water Treatment Company
    1/15/2018

    Water Remediation Technology (WRT) is pleased to announce the acquisition of the Loprest Water Treatment Company (Loprest).