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  • Excellent Research by Bio4Energy Students: Flexible Carbon Foams, Polymers from Pulping by-product

    One of Bio4Energy’s greatest assets is its students. This month, no less than five of them are either defending their PhD thesis or giving their licentiate lecture or mid-term PhD seminar. In this case, five seminars make for five lines of excellent research on: Development of carbon foams for use as electrodes or sorbents in water purification; Heterogeneous catalysis ...


    By Bio4Energy

  • Excellent Research by Bio4Energy Students: Flexible Carbon Foams, Polymers from Pulping by-product

    One of Bio4Energy’s greatest assets is its students. This month, no less than five of them are either defending their PhD thesis or giving their licentiate lecture or mid-term PhD seminar. In this case, five seminars make for five lines of excellent research on: Development of carbon foams for use as electrodes or sorbents in water purification; Heterogeneous catalysis ...


    By Bio4Energy

  • ReportsnReports - Nanotechnology in Water Treatment

    Nanotechnology in Water Treatment  The global market for nanostructured products used in water treatment was worth an estimated $1.4 billion in 2010 and will grow at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 9.7% during the next 5 years to reach a value of $2.2 billion in 2015. Most of the ...


  • World Water-Tech North America Summit Approaching

    The second annual World Water-Tech North America Summit, the fifth event in the World Water-Tech series, gathers the key stakeholders from every part of the water value chain. Hosted by Rethink Events and WaterTAP Ontario, the event provides a dynamic meeting place for the growing international water-tech community. World Water-Tech North America will feature ...


    By GLOBE Foundation

  • Akzo Nobel wins prestigious contract for supplying water treatment technology

    Arnhem, the Netherlands, March 2, 2005 – Akzo Nobel’s MPP Systems® business has won the contract to supply a water purification unit for one of the world’s most challenging gas field development projects, the Ormen Lange ...

  • Pall Corp. to Present Membrane-Based Separation Solutions for Alternative Fuels

    Driven by the demand for alternatives to fossil fuels and the challenge to mitigate carbon emissions, algae biomass industry executives around the world are striving to develop and commercialize large-scale algae production. A main hurdle for this is the dewatering step required by many processes after harvesting the biomass. One way to achieve efficient and complete harvest is to employ scalable ...


    By Pall Corporation

  • NanoH2O, Inc. Selected by The Artemis Project™ as a 2012 Top 50 Water Company

     NanoH2O, Inc., manufacturer of the most efficient and cost effective reverse osmosis (RO) membranes for seawater desalination, today announced that it has been chosen for the 2012 Artemis Top 50 Water Tech Listing™. This is the fourth consecutive year that NanoH2O has been named by the Artemis Project which promotes solutions to address global water challenges. This year's list was ...


    By LG NanoH2O, Inc.

  • Saving Through Science: Conserving Water and Energy with Reverse Osmosis

    Our individual global water-energy “splashprint” is much higher than most of us think. Consider that it takes 2,867 gallons of water to make one pair of jeans or 1,500 gallons to make a desktop computer. Two critical needs – clean water and on-demand energy – are intimately intertwined. The 2030 Water Resources Group reports that by 2030, global water requirements are ...


    By The Dow Chemical Company

  • Tanaka Precious Metals Establishes Ultrathin Membrane Processing Technology for Palladium-based Hydrogen Separation (Permeation) Membranes; Starting Provision of Samples to Europe, the US and Asia

    Tokyo, July 14, 2010 - (JCN Newswire) - Tanaka Holdings Co., Ltd. (a company of Tanaka Precious Metals) announced today that Tanaka Kikinzoku Kogyo K.K. (a company of Tanaka Precious Metals) has established an ultrathin membrane processing technology for rolled palladium based foils used for hydrogen separation (permeation) membranes, and will begin provision of samples to Europe, the US and ...


    By Japan Corporate News - JCN

  • Akzo Nobel to divest MPP Systems® business

    Arnhem, the Netherlands, October 30, 2006 — Akzo Nobel has agreed to sell its MPP Systems® business to Veolia Water Solutions & Technologies—part of the water division of French company Veolia Environnement. Financial details have not been disclosed. Based in Arnhem, the Netherlands, MPP Systems specializes in developing, marketing, manufacturing and servicing water purification systems for ...

  • HaloSource Signs First Strategic Chinese Partner

    HaloSource, Inc. (“HaloSource” or the “Company”) (HAL.LN, HALO.LN), the clean water technology company, today announces a partnership with its first Chinese partner, Perfect Water Purification Manufacturing Co. Ltd., a leading global supplier of consumer goods with US$1.6 billion in sales in 2010. The partnership marks HaloSource’s entry ...


  • HaloSource Receives HaloPure® Approval From Chinese Ministry of Health

    HaloSource, Inc. (“HaloSource” or “the Company”) (HAL.LN, HALO.LN) the clean water and antimicrobial technology company, today announces that it has received formal approval from the Chinese Ministry of Health for its HaloPure(R) drinking water purification technology for use in China.China’s Ministry of Health has issued the formal approval under a new process developed to ...


  • Varian, Inc. shows new products at PITTCON® 2008

    New information rich detection systems and laboratory consumables showcase Varian, Inc. (Nasdaq: VARI) technologies for solving important life science and chemical analysis challenges at the 2008 Pittsburgh Conference on Analytical Chemistry and Applied Spectroscopy (PITTCON). Booth # 4621 At PITTCON 2008, Varian, Inc. highlights the following products: 920-LCThe Varian 920-LC is a fully ...


  • IFAT 2010: We manage and control it - ProMinent and ProMaqua at IFAT 2010, Munich (Germany)

    Heidelberg, June 2010. The ProMinent Group, a global supplier of water treatment solutions, is exhibiting at this year’s IFAT. The slogan "We manage and control it" illustrates that ProMinent develops and manufactures more than "just" metering pumps. At IFAT in Munich from 13 – 17 September 2010, the Heidelberg-based company will be presenting solutions for filtering, ...

  • The Smart Sponge Technology

    AbTech’s Smart Sponge technology is at the heart of its product innovation. Its unique molecular structure is based on innovative polymer technologies that are chemically selective to hydrocarbons and can reduce bacteria levels. Smart Sponge fully encapsulates recovered oil, resulting in a substantially more effective response that prevents absorbed oil from leaching. It is also capable of ...


    By AbTech Industries Inc

  • Smart Sponge Technology Getting Smarter and More Advanced

    The Smart Sponge technology is at the heart of AbTech Industries product innovation. The unique molecular structure is based on innovative polymer technologies that are chemically selective to hydrocarbons and can reduce bacteria levels and also decrease heavy metals. Smart Sponge fully encapsulates recovered oil, resulting in a substantially more effective response that prevents absorbed oil ...


    By AbTech Industries Inc

  • HaloSource Launches Range of HaloPure Powered Finished Devices

    HaloSource, Inc. ("HaloSource" or "the Company") (HAL.LN, HALO.LN), the clean water and antimicrobial technology company, today launches its line of finished devices for in home point-of-use water treatment, powered by HaloPure(R) drinking water disinfection technology.The development and manufacture of finished consumer devices comes on the heels of HaloSource's growing reputation for providing ...


  • EPA Announces Support for Small Businesses to Bring Green Technology, Innovative Research to Marketplace

    U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Administrator Gina McCarthy announced today nine awards in eight states for small businesses to help them bring innovative green technologies to the marketplace. EPA Administrator Gina McCarthy held a press call to announce the awards and reiterate the agency’s commitment to strengthening economic growth, supporting sustainable businesses, and ...

  • 9 of the Best Industrial Wastewater Treatment Equipment Supply and Technology Companies

    Here at SAMCO Technologies, we understand that proper, economical industrial wastewater treatment is essential to the efficiency and overall success of your everyday process. Improper treatment can lead to valuable process water going down the drain in addition to costly violations of local POTW (publicly owned treatment works) and environmental regulations. While our custom-engineered industrial ...


    By SAMCO Technologies, Inc.

  • Ceco Environmental completes acquisition of Met-Pro Corporation

    CECO Environmental Corp. (NasdaqGM: CECE), a global leader in air pollution control systems, product recovery and filtration technology, announced today that it has completed the previously announced acquisition of Met-Pro Corporation. With pro forma revenues of approximately $300 million, the transaction creates a clear global market leader in air pollution control, product recovery and fluid ...


    By CECO Environmental

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