Wastewater News

  1. Amiad Provides Water Filtration Solutions To Singapore's Third Desalination Plant
    8/7/2018

    Amiad, a leading global producer of water treatment and filtration solutions, announces that it provided its water filtration solutions for the Tuas Desalination Plant in Singapore, which was launched on 28 June 2018 and is the country's third desalination plant.

  2. U.S. EPA Settles With Four Oakland Companies Over Clean Water Act Violations
    8/7/2018

    Recently, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced settlements with four Oakland companies—Sierra Pacific Ready Mix, Argent Materials, National Recycling Corporation, and Nor-Cal Rock—over Clean Water Act violations. Under the terms of the settlements, the companies will pay a combined $137,000 in civil penalties and will better manage stormwater runoff.

  3. Fluence Achieves First Commercial Aspiral™ Sale In The USA
    8/7/2018

    Fluence Corporation Limited is pleased to announce the first commercial sale in the USA of its Aspiral™ Smart Packaged Wastewater Treatment Plant, based on Fluence’s innovative Membrane Aerated Biofilm Reactor (MABR) technology.

  4. Fluence Achieves First Commercial Aspiral™ Sale in the USA
    8/6/2018

    Fluence Corporation Limited (ASX: FLC) is pleased to announce the first commercial sale in the USA of its Aspiral™ Smart Packaged Wastewater Treatment Plant, based on Fluence’s innovative Membrane Aerated Biofilm Reactor (MABR) technology.

  5. Sylvan Source (SSI) Announces Successful Pilot Test With California Utility, Employing Clean In Place (CIP)
    8/6/2018

    SSI announces a successful pilot test has been concluded with Southern California Edison (SCE) in which SSI’s patent-pending CIP mechanism was deployed enabling SSI’s Core water treatment system to operate continuously, treating cooling tower blowdown effluent directly without requiring any pretreatment systems or chemicals.

  6. Rice U. System Selectively Sequesters Toxins From Water
    8/6/2018

    Rice University scientists are developing technology to remove contaminants from water — but only as many as necessary.

  7. Veolia Water Technologies, Specialized In Water And Wastewater Treatment Solutions, Has Been Awarded A Contract To Supply An Actiflo® Clarification System To The Georgetown Wet Weather Treatment Station (WWTS) In The State Of Washington
    8/3/2018

    Veolia has been selected to provide a 70 MGD Actiflo® clarification system to the new Georgetown Wet Weather Treatment Station. The system will treat combined sewer overflow (CSO) and help reduce the number of untreated events that currently discharge into the Duwamish River during severe rainstorms. 

  8. HTX Solutions Introduces Patented, Globally Significant Wastewater Treatment Technology At The 2018 Proactive's CEO Investors' Forum
    8/2/2018

    David Cam, 2017 World Oil Awards Finalist in the "Innovative Thinker" categoryand CEO of HTX Solutions, recently presented at the 2018 Proactive's CEO Investors' Forum.

  9. Harmful Dyes In Lakes, Rivers Can Become Colorless With New, Sponge-Like Material
    8/1/2018

    Dyes are widely used in industries such as textiles, cosmetics, food processing, papermaking and plastics. Globally, we produce about 700,000 metric tons — the weight of two Empire State Buildings — of dye each year to color our clothing, eye shadow, toys and vending machine candy.

  10. Nature Holds Key To Nurturing Green Water Treatment Facilities
    8/1/2018

    A team of international scientists, led by water engineering experts from the University of Exeter, has pioneered an innovative new method to incorporate ecological processes to allow ‘green’ water treatment facilities.