Wastewater News

  1. New Nanoporous Metal Foams Uses Sunlight To Clean Up Water
    2/13/2018

    A researcher from the University of Bath is leading the way in creating a new, more efficient way for the water industry to safely remove micropollutants from water without increasing their carbon footprint.

  2. Archer Western And Brown And Caldwell To Expand Fulton County's Big Creek Water Reclamation Facility
    2/13/2018

    Archer Western Construction, LLC and joint venture partner Brown and Caldwell were awarded the Progressive Design-Build project at Fulton County’s Big Creek Water Reclamation Facility in Roswell, Ga.

  3. Univar And Chemours Reach Exclusive Distribution Agreement In USA For Hydrochloric Acid
    2/13/2018

    Univar Inc. (NYSE: UNVR) ("Univar"), a global chemical and ingredient distributor and provider of value-added services, announces an exclusive distribution agreement with The Chemours Company for Hydrochloric Acid produced at Chemours' Parkersburg, West Virginia, plant.

  4. EPA FY 2019 Budget Proposal Released
    2/12/2018

    The proposed Fiscal Year 2019 budget for the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), announced today, provides $6.146 billion to support the Agency’s new FY 2018 — FY 2022 Strategic Plan and mission of protecting human health and the environment.

  5. WWEM 2018 Sees Return Of Instrumentation Apprentice Competition And New WIPAC Learning Zone
    2/12/2018

    This year’s Water Wastewater & Environmental Monitoring (WWEM) Conference will take place in Telford on 21st - 22nd November 2018 and see the return of the WWEM Instrumentation Apprentice Competition which is organised by the Water Industry Process Automation & Control Group (WIPAC).

  6. MGX Minerals Announces Advancement In Nanofiltration Lithium Technology; Commences Initial Design Of 2400 Cubic Meter Per Day Plant
    2/12/2018

    MGX Minerals Inc. (“MGX” or the “Company”) (CSE:XMG) (FKT:1MG) (OTCQB:MGXMF) is pleased to report the adsorbtion rate for the Company’s lithium extraction nanofiltration process (the “System”) has been increased from 20mg/g, milligram of lithium per gram of adsorbtion reagent, to an optimized 40mg/g Li/reagent.

  7. Mardi Gras Beads A Storm Drain Headache
    2/11/2018

    In New Orleans, the storm drains appear to be decked out for a party — that’s because they are clogged with Mardi Gras beads.

  8. Salesforce Announces Innovative Water Recycling System For Salesforce Tower
    2/11/2018

    Salesforce, the global leader in CRM, recently announced that Salesforce Tower—which opened to the first group of Salesforce employees this week—will feature the largest on-site water recycling system in a commercial high-rise building in the United States.

  9. Chemical Engineering Team Helps Finds Efficient And Sustainable Way To Filter Salt And Metal Ions From Seawater
    2/10/2018

    With two billion people worldwide lacking access to clean and safe drinking water, joint research by Monash University, CSIRO and The University of Texas at Austin published recently in Sciences Advances may offer a breakthrough new solution.

  10. North Conway, N.H. Operator Of Wastewater Plant Recognized For Outstanding Service
    2/9/2018

    Peter LaBonte of Tamworth, N.H., was honored recently by the US Environmental Protection Agency for his work maintaining the North Conway, NH, Wastewater Treatment Facility.