Fluence Corporation

347 Articles found

Fluence Corporation Articles

  • Planning Helps Prevent Mining Water Pollution

    Planning Helps Prevent Mining Water Pollution

    By designing water issues into new mines, many problems can be avoided when the mine is closed All mines must eventually close, whether as a result of depletion, or social and political forces, but mine closures often expose gaping holes in ...

  • What is Groundwater Banking?

    This system allows users to store water in underground aquifers for later use As the world’s water becomes more and more scarce due to climate change, groundwater banking is gaining interest, but what exactly is it? It’s a ...

  • Legionella Found in Closed Schools’ Water Pipes

    Growth of Legionnaire’s disease-causing bacterium is just one risk from stagnating water systems As the world has dealt with the COVID-19 pandemic, many school buildings have sat idle for many months longer than usual. The return to these ...

  • An Aquifer Recharge Success Story

    An Aquifer Recharge Success Story

    Idahoans work together to replenish the Eastern Snake River Plain Aquifer With so much bad news about depletion of global freshwater resources, often about crises that could have been prevented with forethought and preparation, it’s always ...

  • Technologies Work Together in WWT Lagoon Rehab

    Technologies Work Together in WWT Lagoon Rehab

    Beneficial microorganisms and LumenAER solar-powered mixers remove organic load and eliminate need for dredging On the west coast of Panama near the Costa Rican border lies David, capital of the Chiriquí province. It’s the largest city ...

  • Mekong Delta Faces Saline Intrusion Crisis

    Longer periods of seawater intrusion in the river’s delta system threatens a collapse of Vietnam’s food chain The countless boats, houses, and markets on the Mekong River delta’s complex lattice of streams, rivers, and ...

  • Fluence Environmental and Sustainability Impact

    Fluence Environmental and Sustainability Impact

    Fluence is demonstrating an ongoing commitment to increasing sustainability in all segments of water and wastewater treatment The world`s population is growing and the competition for resources is increasing. At Fluence, we`re committed to doing ...

  • Tilapia`s Role in Wastewater Treatment

    Because of its resistance to low oxygen concentrations, the farmed fish is sometimes used as a first step in treating wastewater The mild, white meat of the tilapia fish, along with its low fat content and high protein, vitamin, and ...

  • Major Investment in PFAS Cleanup Projected

    These dangerous ‘forever chemicals’ are found in water and food supplies Per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) are man-made chemicals that are so resistant to breakdown in the environment and the human body that they have ...

  • Venezuela’s Water and COVID-19 Crises

    Venezuela’s Water and COVID-19 Crises

    Economic and infrastructure problems hamper the availability of water for basic hygiene measure According to the World Health Organization (WHO) office of Water, Sanitation, and Hygiene (WASH), hand-washing is the No. 1 COVID-19 prevention ...

  • Desalination in Mining

    With improvements in technology, desalination is becoming more viable both to provide source water and to treat process water Water access is a problem that must be overcome when starting or enlarging any mining project, and a lack of ...

  • Atmospheric Microplastics Collecting in National Parks

    A new study has tracked dispersal of the particles following atmospheric patterns over long distances Plastic is slow to break down on a molecular level, but it readily breaks into smaller and smaller shards and fibers that can cause health ...

  • Chile’s Worst Drought in 60 Years Enters 10th Year

    Dwindling water supplies are a particular challenge considering COVID-19 pandemic Despite receiving some rain, beginning in May, the South American nation of Chile is entering the 10th year of its worst drought in 60 years, and some Chilean farmers ...

  • What is Hexavalent Chromium?

    What is Hexavalent Chromium?

    The dangerous compound made famous by the movie Erin Brockovich can occur naturally or through industrial pollution Hexavalent chromium, a toxic compound sometimes found in water, is a carcinogenic form of the metal chromium in an ...

  • What is Activated Carbon Filtration?

    The process may have ancient roots, but still plays a role in modern water treatment Activated carbon filtration is one of many processes commonly used in water treatment to remove contaminants such as organic materials, and ...

  • Israel Leads World in Water Recycling

    With a focus on agriculture irrigation, nearly 90% of the country’s wastewater is now reused Arid Israel has historically suffered from water scarcity, but now, it has achieved water security. While Israel’s use ...

  • What is the Circular Economy? Water plays an important role in the concept that seeks to eliminate all waste

    In contrast to today’s “take-make-waste” industrial model, the circular economy produces economic growth without depleting nonrenewable resources by eliminating waste at all stages of a product’s lifecycle. The model creates ...

  • What is an Aquifer?

    Aquifers are natural formations that store groundwater, but these vital structures are threatened The word “aquifer” means “water bearer.” In the context of hydrogeology, it refers to a natural underground formation of ...

  • Is your Wastewater Spreading Viruses?

    Is your Wastewater Spreading Viruses?

    Concerned about your wastewater spreading contaminants into its surroundings? Our no-splash best-in-class subsurface TORNADO® Aerators prevent aerosolizing and limit the spread of pollutants. Read this informative article to ...

  • Waste-to-Energy Solution for a Pharmaceutical Company

    Waste-to-Energy Solution for a Pharmaceutical Company

    Project: Sandoz Industrial Products S.p.A. - Novartis Group Location: Rovereto (TN), Italia Capacity: 768 m3/day Solution: Anaerobic Digestion plant and Biogas desulphurizer Background Sandoz, the generic pharmaceuticals division of ...