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  • AquaOnDemand Releases new Microorganisms in Activated Sludge Poster

    Got Bugs? AquaOnDemand in collaboration with Environmental Leverage developed a highly informative “Microorganisms in Activated Sludge” poster. This poster should be in every wastewater treatment plant's laboratory. It features sixteen photos of the most common microorganisms found in activated sludge including bacteria, algae, spirillum, zoogloea, ciliates, flagellates, rotifers, ...


    By PRWeb

  • Using ozone to reduce sludge

    Untitled Document An excess of sludge in a sewage treatment plant is not a new problem. For a long time, “end of pipe” ...


  • Optimising Your Wastewater Process

    The bacteria in activated sludge are at the heart of your waste treatment process. Keeping these bacteria in optimum condition not only avoids significant problems, it can also reduce many of the day-to-day upsets in plant operation. Optimally performing bacteria ...

  • Wastewater treatment fails to remove all nanoparticles, new EU study suggests

    Nanomaterials are being used increasingly in the manufacturing industry, but questions remain about the best way to efficiently remove these nanoparticles from industrial wastewater processes or sewage treatment plants. Recent research suggests that some nanoparticles escape from treatment plants and are discharged into water. Studies have suggested that nanoparticles can remain in the ...

  • ENI Saipem contracts BONO ARTES for Algeria

    A large part of civil and industrial installations, especially in developing countries, is located in remote and secluded areas where there is no possibility for connection to a public sewer. In these situations the problem of how to adequately treat civil wastewater has to be tackled. BONO ARTES has developed an activated sludge process called BIOCLAR; an advanced technology compared to ...


    By Artes Ingegneria SpA

  • PuraMax® Moving-Bed Biological Reactor (MBBR) System from Bord na Mona Environmental Products US Inc.

    Designed to achieve a high quality effluent within a small overall footprint, the PuraMax System is an attached growth activated sludge process. Following a septic/primary tank, the aeration stage consists of recycled plastic media that provide an extended surface contact area for bacteria to attach. An aeration grid located at the bottom of the reactor supplies oxygen to the biofilm, along with ...


    By Anua - Bord na Móna Limited

  • New Septic Tank Treatment from NewTechBio

    Newtechbio, Inc. announces the release of a septic tank, drainfield and leachfield complete restoration package for large and small applications to safely unclog blocked systems. Dunmore, PA (PRWeb) September 16, 2007 – NewTechBio Inc. has designed an aggressive and effective septic tank treatment and drainfield restoration solution to safely treat clogged and malfunctioning tank and ...


    By NewTechBio, Inc.

  • Respirometry plays a vital role in protecting Fine Organic’s Wastewater Pipeline operations that saves them over £400K per year

    Trucking their wastewaters from their pharmaceutical batch production processes to the adjacent Wastewater Treatment Plant (WWTP) was costing Fine Organics Fine Chemicals over £400K per annum. Clearly this was an area for cost reduction, which was achieved by injecting their wastewaters into a nearby pipeline that feeds directly into Bran Sands WWTP. With the carefully negotiated arrangement with ...

  • Pilot project for bacterial control in Waste Water Treatment plant

    Primozone Production AB has signed an agreement with Nordvästra Skånes Vatten och Avlopp AB (NSVA) to install a pilot plant at Öresundsverket, the Waste Water Treatment plant in Helsingborg for control of filament (bacteria) that interfere with the treatment processes. Öresundsverket in Helsingborg is one of the largest plants operating solely on biological phosphorus ...


    By Primozone Production AB

  • Keeping wastewater treatment self-contained...and portable

    In 2010, Active Water Sciences (AWS) of Palestine, Texas won the Wall Street Journal Innovation Award for their portable, self-contained wastewater-treatment system, the Water Phoenix. The ability to convert municipal wastewater into effluent that meets U.S. Environmental Protection Agency standards in less than 24 hours with a result of little to no sludge is a big deal, not only to the ...

  • Biowater wins wastewater contract

    Halden municipality in south of Norway will expand and upgrade its largest wastewater treatment plant, Remmen RA, so that effluent meets the highest environmental standards. The renovated plant will have a capacity of 42000 p.e. Biowater will deliver the core treatment processes, which include the biological treatment and subsequent clarification unit(s). The biological treatment unit(s) will be ...


    By Biowater Technology

  • Wineries Saving Big in Wastewater Treatment

    Successfully Treating Winery Wastewater Save $135k Treating Winery Wastewater Many smaller wineries have outgrown their septic tanks, and larger wineries have outgrown their treatment ponds, a BioReactor gives increased capacity at a fraction of the cost of ...


    By Integrated Engineers Inc.

  • MBR Wastewater Treatment Plant in a Touristic Resort

    COMS has recently commissioned an MBR wastewater treatment plant in a touristic resort (Maho Reef) with the total capacity of 720 m3/d and averagely 3600 persons served, composed by means of N. 6 40’ equipped containers. The main function of the commissioned plant is to ensure an high quality of the treated wastewater combined with energy saving solution and, considering the touristic ...


    By COMS s.r.l.

  • A Sewage Treatment Plant Goes Underground Using In-Pipe Technology Company, Inc. Bioaugmentation

    Villalba de los Barros, a small municipality located in the province of Badajoz, Extremadura, Spain uses a new treatment process that causes the sewer collection system to work like a wastewater treatment plant (WWTP). Like any other town of its size (1,800 people), Villalba de los Barros has a sewage treatment plant to comply with ever more stringent European limitations on discharges into ...


    By PRWeb

  • 2010 Wall Street Journal Innovative Technology, Environmental Category

    Active Water Sciences, LLC. Recognized As Innovation Leader by WSJ Breakthrough Wastewater Treatment System Named in Wall Street Journal 2010 Technology Innovation Awards  Palestine, TX., XXX, 2010 – Texas based Active Water Sciences, LLC (AWS), makers of a revolutionary new wastewater ...

  • Removing hormones from wastewater

    Treated wastewater that is returned to waterways can contain trace organic pollutants that have a negative impact on the environment. In particular, chemicals known as endocrine disrupters, which mimic the effects of natural hormones or otherwise disrupt normal endocrine behaviour, have been found in treated wastewater. According to a recent study, treatment processes could be significantly, and ...

  • Dosing upgrades enhance process performance at Hogsmill Sewage Treatment Works

    Three separate upgrades to the chemical dosing plant at Thames Water’s Hogsmill Sewage Treatment Works in Surbiton near Kingston-upon-Thames have improved efficiency and performance at the site and are also designed to meet the latest phosphate discharge consents into the River Thames. Working with partners, the upgrades were designed, built and installed by chemical dosing specialist, Gee & ...

  • Carbon capture in soil could reduce CO2 emissions

    To help mitigate climate change, it is possible to capture carbon in soil to avoid its release into the atmosphere. Breakdown of organic matter by organisms in the soil bacteria, releases carbon and incorporates it into the soil as soil organic matter (SOM). A new review has explored different EU strategies for capturing carbon in soil. As part of the Kyoto1 protocol, the 15 member states that ...

  • Hydroxyl Awarded $1M Turnkey ActiveCell® Industrial Wastewater Treatment Contract From Mizkan Americas

    VICTORIA, BRITISH COLUMBIA, CANADA — Hydroxyl Systems, Inc. announced today that the company has been awarded a $1.1 Million USD contract from Mizkan Americas, Inc. for the turnkey supply of an ActiveCell® biological wastewater treatment system. Hydroxyl's ActiveCell® advanced wastewater treatment technology will process 20,000 gallons a day of high-strength industrial wastewater produced from ...


  • EOS Remediation and Microbial Insights invite you to a webinar: Biomarker-based Tools to Validate 1,4-Dioxane Biodegradation

    1,4-Dioxane is an emerging contaminant of concern, commonly associated with chlorinated solvent plumes.  Due to its high solubility in water, resistance to biodegradation under natural conditions, and ineffective removal by technologies, 1,4-Dioxane tends to persist in wastewater and groundwater.  1,4-Dioxane biodegradation, catalyzed by ...


    By EOS Remediation, LLC

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