Water Membranes News

  1. PolyCera Names Dr. Jinwen Wang Vice President Of Product Development
    2/19/2019

    PolyCera, Inc., which designs and manufactures innovative membrane technology solutions serving the global water, wastewater and process separation markets, has appointed Dr. Jinwen Wang to Vice President of Product Development.

  2. Smart Filter Develops New Filter Membrane Coating Technology
    2/18/2019

    The Centre for Process Innovation (CPI) has collaborated on a project to advance the development of a low-cost, self-cleaning coating technology for industrial filter membranes.

  3. Hitachi Metals Develops Ceramics Adsorption Filter For Pretreatment Of The SWRO (Sea Water Reverse Osmosis) Desalination System
    2/14/2019

    Hitachi Metals, Ltd. has developed a ceramics adsorption filter (CAF) as a pre-treatment technology for the seawater reverse osmosis (SWRO) desalination process in order to minimize fouling of RO membranes *1.

  4. Fluence’s MABR Technology Validated For California Water Recycling Standard
    2/12/2019

    Fluence Corporation Limited is pleased to announce that independent test results gathered from its Stanford, California demonstration plant have been published and validate compliance of Fluence’s MABR technology with California’s Title 22 water recycling legislation.

  5. Fluence Awarded First Aspiral Project In Latin America
    2/11/2019

    Fluence Corporation Limited is pleased to announce that it has received a US $1.7M contract to supply its Smart Products Solutions for a prominent international beverage producer that is a longtime repeat customer.

  6. LANXESS Showcasing Expanded Membrane Portfolio At MTC 2019 In New Orleans
    2/5/2019

    LANXESS’ Liquid Purification Technologies business unit—operating in the United States as LANXESS Sybron Chemicals—will showcase its expanded portfolio of water purification membranes, including the exciting new HP and UF lines, at Booth #609 of the upcoming 2019 Membrane Technology Conference & Exposition, February 26 – 28 in New Orleans.

  7. Microwave-Enhanced Membrane Filtration Technology For Water Treatment Designed By Dr. Wen Zhang's Group At New Jersey Institute Of Technology
    2/1/2019

    Water pollution affects millions of people worldwide and is a leading cause for public health concern. Specifically, unregulated and emerging pollutants, such as endocrine disrupting compounds (EDCs), pharmaceuticals and personal care products (PPCPs) are toxic and refractory, which can be challenging to remove via conventional water treatment processes.

  8. LANXESS Expands Range Of Membranes For Reverse Osmosis
    1/28/2019

    Specialty chemicals company LANXESS is expanding its range of membrane elements for reverse osmosis (RO). The new Lewabrane HP (high performance) series comprises elements that consist of an enhanced brackish water membrane to serve applications in which high rejection and energy efficiency are important.

  9. Koch Membrane Systems Installs The UK’s Largest Membrane Bioreactor System
    1/17/2019

    Facing limited space and strict water directives, Koch Membrane Systems (KMS) upgraded the Woolston Wastewater Treatment Works near Southampton, England — providing increased production capacity without expanding the plant’s footprint.

  10. Using Bacteria To Create A Water Filter That Kills Bacteria
    1/17/2019

    More than one in 10 people in the world lack basic drinking water access, and by 2025, half of the world's population will be living in water-stressed areas, which is why access to clean water is one of the National Academy of Engineering's Grand Challenges.