continuous sludge level measurement News

  • Pulsar’s Sludge Finder 2 – twin channel, versatile interface measurement

    Remote measurement with Sludge Finder 2 means you can put an end to tedious, time consuming, potentially unhygienic and hazardous manual measurements using gap switches or vacuum tubes. Sludge Finder 2 is a major update to Pulsar’s successful Sludge Finder, designed to reliably measure interface levels in primary, secondary or tertiary sludge tanks and SBR systems. A twin channel device, Sludge ...

  • New wastewater treatment technology to produce less sludge

    A major environmental challenge for wastewater treatment is the disposal of excess sludge produced during the process. The LIFE Perbiof project has been developing and testing a technology that will help to overcome this challenge. Results demonstrate it can perform highly effective treatment of municipal wastewater (removing 80% of the organic content) while producing low levels of sludge. ...

  • Pulsar's Sludge Finder 2 Helps Severn Trent to Generate Extra Electricity

    Pulsar Process Measurement have supplied eight Sludge Finder 2 sludge interface monitors to Severn Trent's Stoke Bardolph site as part of a process improvement project that has allowed the company to significantly increase electricity generation on site and return energy to the National Grid In common with many large sewage treatment works, Stoke Bardolph uses the gas produced in the digesters to ...

  • P S Analytical Celebrates 25 Years of Excellence

    In 2008 P S Analytical celebrates its 25th anniversary as one of the leading suppliers of Instrumentation and Technology in the Environmental Market.  P S Analytical is proud to be ISO 9001:2000 certified and to provide online systems which meet international standards.  P S Analytical specializes in the supply of instrumentation for ultra-low level determination and the speciation of ...


    By P S Analytical Limited

  • Recycling cooling water protects the environment

    Siemens has received an order from Slovakia Steel Mills (SSM) in Strážské, Slovakia, to supply a water treatment plant for its new steelworks. The plant will treat the water used for direct and indirect cooling and is scheduled to come on stream by the end of 2010. The order is worth some ten million euros. The mini mill of Slovakia Steel Mills in Strážské is designed ...

  • Innovation and the UK`s nuclear legacy

    Sellafield is responsible for safely delivering nuclear decommissioning, waste management and commercial operations. In order to fulfil this role, Sellafield is constantly seeking innovative means to progress decommissioning and clean-up, deliver high hazard reduction and encourage high standards in health, safety, security and environmental performance. Drums of intermediate-level nuclear ...

  • Process optimisation by Real-Time Control at Taunton STW

    Wessex Water is investing around £20m at Taunton (Ham) sewage treatment works to improve the facilities for wastewater and sludge treatment in a project that is due for completion by the end of March 2015. The upgrade to the works under the DWF Improvements Scheme will increase the site’s treatment capacity whilst also improving the efficiency and quality of the treatment process, ...


  • EPA extends public comment period for proposed clean up plan for Nyanza Chemical Waste Dump (MA)

    EPA granted a request to extend the public comment period an additional 30 days for the proposed cleanup plan for the Nyanza Chemical Waste Dump Superfund site in Ashland, Massachusetts. The comment period will now conclude on August 26, 2010. EPA held informational meeting the week of June 21st. A formal hearing will be held on July 19, 2010 to receive public comments of the cleanup plan. The ...

  • Frost & Sullivan distinguishes Aeration Industries for innovation in wastewater aeration and mixing

    Based on its recent analysis of the pulp and paper, water and wastewater treatment solutions market, Frost & Sullivan recognizes Aeration Industries International, Inc. with the 2008 North American Frost & Sullivan Product of the Year Award. The Aire-O2 Triton® was created from the company's unremitting efforts to design energy- and cost-efficient wastewater treatment equipment and technology. ...

  • EPA revisions to method 301 validations

    On May 10, 2011 the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency revised its field validation procedure known as Method 301. Method 301 is used when a source owner or operator proposes to use a new or alternative test method to meet an EPA compliance requirement. The method specifies procedures for determining and documenting the precision and bias of measured concentrations from various media ...


    By Golden Specialty, Inc.

  • New generation of products launched by Partech

    Partech Instruments has announced the introduction of the new 'Waterwatch Range of water quality monitoring products for applications in effluent, water and wastewater treatment. This new development is built around advanced 7300² Monitor which incorporates RS485 digital communications with a suite of industry-proven sensors, including the latest version of the TurbiTech self-cleaning ...


    By Partech (Electronics) Ltd.

  • Government finally acts on toxic Bisphenol A

    The government of Canada is prepared to declare that Bisphenol A (BPA), a chemical commonly found in plastic baby bottles, reusable water bottles and the lining of some food cans should be classified as "toxic" under Canadian law. Although it is a bold move, the government is lagging behind business, where many have already removed BPA products from their shelves. The government has ...


    By GLOBE Foundation

  • Emerging Contaminants: New Challenges for the Water Industry

    Over the past decade there has been growing concern regarding the presence of biologically active contaminants including endocrine disrupters, pharmaceuticals, personal care products and other substances in the aquatic environment. Emerging contaminants not only include those substances in active or past production, but also include their metabolites and other transformation products and chemical ...


  • EnviClear purifies contaminated wastewater at biogas plants

    Individual solutions are the driving force behind A3 Water Solutions GmbH, a subsidiary of EnviTec Biogas AG. As an internationally active water treatment specialist, the company, based in Gelsenkirchen and Saerbeck, has just developed an innovative and environmentally friendly membrane bioreactor process in conjunction with EnviClear that purifies contaminated surface waters for biogas plant ...


    By EnviTec Biogas AG

  • Anua’s PuraM® Membrane Bioreactor Receives Title 22 Certification

    Anua’s PuraM® Membrane Bioreactor Receives Title 22 Certification     Greensboro, N.C. (Oct. 17, 2011) – Anua, formerly Bord na Mόna ...


    By Anua - Bord na Móna Limited

  • Counterfeit Parts – Counter to Cost-effectiveness?

    Untitled Document With the UK water and wastewater industry under continual pressure to contain maintenance and running costs, one of the easiest routes plant and operational managers ...

  • Frost & Sullivan Award Highlights Ashland`s Total Commitment to Enhancing Customer Value

    Based on its recent analysis of the municipal and industrial wastewater treatment chemicals market, Frost & Sullivan recognises Ashland Industries Deutschland GmbH, a subsidiary of Ashland Inc. (Ashland), with the 2012 European Customer Value Enhancement Award. Ashland offers a comprehensive, state-of-the-art product portfolio and innovative chemical equipment technologies that effectively ...


    By Frost & Sullivan

  • EPA Completes Construction Work at W.R. Grace Superfund site in Acton, Mass.

    EPA has completed construction activity at the W.R. Grace Superfund site in Acton. Completed work includes the Northeast area groundwater treatment system, the Landfill area groundwater treatment system and the dredging and proper off-site disposal of over 11,899 tons of contaminated sediment from the North Lagoon Wetland and Sinking Pond. During 2011 and 2012, EPA and the Massachusetts ...

  • Biogas monitoring yields rewards

    Whilst there is increasing interest in generating power from waste gas, this has been central to one company for years. Based in the UK, Geotech has been helping water utilities, agricultural and landfill operators and food waste processors worldwide offset energy costs or generate income from waste-generated biogas, manufacturing portable and fixed monitoring equipment. Geotech has over 200 ...


    By Geotech

  • Winners of National Recycling Awards 2006 Unveiled

    Successes range from high street giant to local authorities and family-owned business The winners of the National Recycling Awards 2006 were announced last night (15th November) by stand-up comedian and television host Bob Mills at a glittering awards ceremony in Bournemouth’s International Centre. Those taking home awards included a high street retailer, an inner city London council, a ...

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