Wastewater Treatment News

  1. OC Agencies To Attempt World Record For Most Wastewater Recycled To Drinking Water In 24 Hours
    2/7/2018

    To commemorate 10 years of breakthrough technology to enhance the reliability of local water supplies, the Orange County Water District (OCWD) and Orange County Sanitation District (OCSD) recently announced they will attempt to set a Guinness World Records title for the most wastewater recycled to drinking water in 24 hours.

  2. Register For The 2018 Water Research Foundation Conference In Atlanta, GA
    2/7/2018

    Registration is open for the in Atlanta, GA on May 6-8. Following a 20-year tradition of annual research conferences, this event is the inaugural conference as the newly formed organization, The Water Research Foundation.

  3. WaterStart Receives $25,000 Grant From Wells Fargo
    2/6/2018

    WaterStart, a cluster of global leaders in the implementation of water technologies, recently received a grant from Wells Fargo as part of its Clean Technology and Innovation program, which seeks to accelerate the transition to a lower-carbon economy by nurturing a multi-stakeholder, cleantech ecosystem that supports the advancement and commercialization of emerging clean technologies.

  4. BioLargo Completes Study Of Breakthrough Water Treatment Technology For Poultry Process Water And Municipal Wastewater Treatment
    2/6/2018

    BioLargo Inc. (OTCQB:BLGO), an innovator of sustainable science and technology and a full-service environmental engineering company, announced today the completion of a study that demonstrates the effectiveness of its Advanced Oxidation System (“AOS”) water treatment platform for treatment of poultry wastewater and municipal tertiary wastewater.

  5. Research To Reduce Cost, Energy Use, And Carbon Footprint In Wastewater Treatment
    2/6/2018

    The Water Environment & Reuse Foundation (now known as The Water Research Foundation) was recently awarded a contract to the University of Michigan to begin Next Generation Anaerobic Membrane Bioreactor Development Utilizing 3D-Printing (U2R15).

  6. Alfa Laval PureBallast 3 First On The Ballast Water Treatment Market With A Revised G8 Certificate
    2/5/2018

    Alfa Laval PureBallast 3, the third generation of the market’s leading ballast water treatment technology, is the first solution to meet the revised IMO G8 testing requirements. DNV GL, acting on behalf of the Norwegian Maritime Authority, issued an updated type approval certificate on 2 February, making Alfa Laval the first supplier compliant with the revised G8 demands.

  7. LANXESS Highlights Its High Water Permeability ULP Membrane Elements At AMTA 2018
    2/5/2018

    LANXESS’ Liquid Purification Technologies (LPT) business unit—operating in the United States as LANXESS Sybron Chemicals—enables customers in a wide variety of industries to meet their water purification challenges with a broad portfolio of ion exchange resins, reverse osmosis membranes and other specialized technologies and services.

  8. Creating Artificial Snow From Wastewater
    2/2/2018

    A ski resort town near Yellowstone National Park is the latest example of a growing trend in water reuse — snowmaking. Rapid population growth in Big Sky, MT is depleting groundwater, the only source of drinking water for the community. At the same time, the rise in wastewater has the town’s sewage system running at capacity. And with residents fervently opposed to discharging the treated wastewater into the Gallatin River, the Big Sky Sustainable Water Solutions Forum is evaluating snowmaking as a viable option for wastewater disposal.

  9. Work Commencing To Upgrade The Mountmellick Wastewater Treatment Plant In County Laois
    2/2/2018

    Irish Water is commencing work to upgrade the Mountmellick Wastewater Treatment Plant in County Laois. The €850,000 investment will improve the level of treatment at the plant and improve the discharge quality of treated water from the plant into the Owenass River. 

  10. Organic Power’s Largest GWE RAPTOR Plant Makes A Compelling Case For Proven Clean-Energy Biotechnology
    2/2/2018

    Clean energy specialists Organic Power Ltd have chosen to install one of the largest ever GWE RAPTOR anaerobic biological transformation energy crop/ waste-to-energy plants at their new green energy facility in Vega Baja, Puerto Rico.