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  • News on filter (media) test systems - Brand-new brochure available!

    Filter Test Systems Nature is also home to effective filters. For example, the leaves of a tree can absorb up to 700 kg of dust per year. But even the best filtration and separation system is useless if its function cannot clearly and reproducibly be validated. This is what the modular test rigs for complete filters and filter media that Palas® has already been building and developing ...


    By Palas GmbH

  • Ahlstrom’s Disruptor® Filtration Media wins 2009 Visionary Award

    Ahlstrom’s Disruptor® PAC - a leading edge technology for water filtration – received INDA’s Visionary Award during VISION 2009 Consumer Products Conference in New Orleans. Attendees to the Vision 2009 Conference, held from January 26-29th, selected the winning product by voting for their favorite from a field of five nominees. The Visionary Award is presented annually to a new consumer prouduct ...


    By Ahlstrom Corporation

  • Ahlstrom introduces new powdered activated carbon media for water filtration

    Ahlstrom, a leader in high performance fiber-based materials, introduces a new nonwoven product, Disruptor(®) PAC, for the filtration of water. The nanoalumina fiber technology used in the product is licensed exclusively from ...


    By Ahlstrom Corporation

  • Ahlstrom introduces new powdered activated carbon media for water

    Ahlstrom, a leader in high performance fiber-based materials, introduces a new nonwoven product, Disruptor® PAC, for the filtration of water. The nanoalumina fiber technology used in the product is licensed exclusively from ...


    By Ahlstrom Corporation

  • Crown Dynamic's AirWare Labs(R) Selects 3M Filtration Media for Allergy and Travel Products

    Crown Dynamics Corp., (OTCBB: CDYY) today announces that two of the products manufactured and sold by the AirWare Labs division, AIR® Allergy and AIR® Travel, will now be manufactured with 3M's Filtration Media. The two products, which are the only of their kind in the marketplace, offer a higher level of efficacy due to this strategic inclusion of the 3M filters. AIR® Allergy with 3M ...


    By Marketwire

  • $7.5 billion air filter market by 2009

    Sales of filters to purify recirculating air in homes, commercial buildings, and industrial plants around-the-world will rise from $6 billion in 2005 to $7.5 billion in 2009. This is the latest forecast in the McIlvaine Company’s online continually updated Air Filtration and Purification World Markets. ...


    By The McIlvaine Company

  • US continues to be biggest market for medium efficiency air filters

    The U.S. purchases of medium efficiency air filters will rise to $1.3 billion in 2012 and will remain the largest market.  China will be a distant second with purchases of $344 million.  These numbers are reflected in the most recent update to Air Filtration and Purification World Markets, an online service of the McIlvaine Company (www.mcilvainecompany.com) ...


    By The McIlvaine Company

  • Washington State approves Hydro International`s Up-Flo Filter for `Pilot Use`

    Hydro International, a leading provider of environmentally sustainable products and innovative solutions that control and treat stormwater, wastewater and combined sewer overflows, today announced that the Washington State Department of Ecology (DOE) has approved Hydro’s Up-Flo™ Filter for a “Pilot Use Level Designation” in stormwater projects. The State designated the Up-Flo for pilot use in ...


    By Hydro International

  • Breakthrough in prefiltration that protects RO membranes

    Dr. Ibrahim El-Azizi, of the University of Sheffield, recently presented a paper at a desalination conference in Amman Jordan, focusing on the causes of fouling of reverse osmosis (RO) membranes. In a pilot test of filters at a desalination plant in Libya, he studied the causes and extent of fouling. He concluded that filters using “Disruptor™ media is the best solution for reducing the fouling ...


    By Argonide Corporation

  • Puraflo® Peat Fiber Biofilter from Bord na Mona Environmental Products US Inc.

    The Puraflo Peat Biofilter treatment system is a natural wastewater treatment solution for on-site wastewater treatment. Utilizing a unique biofibrous peat filter media, the Puraflo treatment system is one of the highest performing, most reliable systems on the market today. It has proven itself for over 15 years in a large number of U.S. residential and light commercial applications, as well as ...


    By Anua - Bord na Móna Limited

  • PLANTECO Receives Phase I Small Business Innovative Research (SBIR) Grant from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency

    PLANTECO has received a Phase I Small Business Innovative Research (SBIR) grant from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency entitled “Use of Surfactant Modified Clay and Zeolite for Treatment of Perchlorate-Contaminated Water.” PLANTECO will use surfactants to produce low cost clays (SMC) and zeolites (SMZ) capable of simultaneously removing perchlorate (ClO4-), organic contaminants and metals ...


    By Planteco, Inc

  • Neptune Benson, leading water filtration and disinfection company, acquired by Evoqua Water Technologies

    Neptune Benson is pleased to announce that it has been acquired by Evoqua Water Technologies, a global leader in water solutions and technology. The acquisition pairs two of the water industry’s manufacturing, service and solutions leaders; combining a global reach and more than 100 years of expertise in water solutions. Together, the two companies filter, disinfect, treat, and improve ...


    By Neptune Benson

  • BAM-1020 accepted as Australian Standard

    Ecotech and MetOne announce BAM-1020 inclusion to Australian standards. Ecotech Pty. Ltd. and MetOne Instruments Incorporated are pleased to announce that the BAM-1020 has been approved under Australian Standard AS/NZS 3580.9.11.2008 for the determination of particulate matter, PM10, using Beta attenuation.The BAM-1020 is the currently the only instrument available on the market that has both ...


    By Ecotech Pty Ltd

  • New particulate monitor included on Australian Standards

    Ecotech Pty. Ltd. and MetOne Instruments Incorporated are pleased to announce that the BAM-1020 has been approved under Australian Standard AS/NZS 3580.9.11.2008 for the determination of particulate matter, PM10, using Beta attenuation.The BAM-1020 is the currently the only instrument available on the market that has both Australian certification for PM10 and U.S. EPA certification for PM10 and ...


    By Ecotech Pty Ltd

  • Porvair Completes Delivery of Major Hot Gas Filtration Contract

    Porvair Filtration Group has successfully completed delivery of the Posco Energy char filter contract to the customer’s schedule at the Gwangyang Steel Plant in South Korea. This is the first CB&I E-Gas project outside of the US and one of a number of major gasification projects in which Porvair Filtration Group has had a significant input, providing the necessary critical filtration of ...


    By Porvair Filtration Group

  • Zero energy, low maintenance Puaflo residential wastewater treatment system provides big savings for homeowners while helping the environment

    Underscoring its commitment to lead the market in environmentally differentiated, high performance residential wastewater treatment solutions, Bord na Móna Environmental Products U.S. Inc. demonstrated the low power, low maintenance, and environmental benefits of its Puraflo® Peat Fiber Biofilter wastewater treatment solution at the 2009 NAHB National Green Building Conference at Booth #546. The ...

  • Evoqua and Its Neptune Benson Business Acquire VAF Filtration Systems

    VAF Filtration Systems is the leading Automatic, Self-Cleaning Water Filtration Company. Evoqua Water Technologies and its recently acquired Neptune Benson business today announced the acquisition of VAF Filtration Systems, a leading screen filtration manufacturer based in Arvada, CO. VAF, founded in 1985, engineers and manufactures automatic self-cleaning water filters and control valves for a ...


    By Neptune Benson

  • Stormwater bypass and treatment project protects sensitive cold water stream

    Aquatech Dewatering was recently retained to intercept, bypass and filter exceedingly turbid stormwater passing through a large drainage ditch, which ran through an area under construction before entering a natural water course, located in the Greater Toronto Area. The main challenge was to design, install and commission a system that would handle flows raining from 76 litres to 7,600 litres per ...


    By Aquatech Dewatering Company

  • Two new CIWEM books released

    CIWEM en Aqua Enviro have released two new CIWEM ‘Good Practice in Water & Environmental Management’ books: ‘Biological & Submerged Aerated Filters’ by H. Rundle, and ‘Natural Wastewater Treatment’ by D. D. Mara. ‘Biological & Submerged Aerated Filters’ by H. Rundle The author, now an independent ...

  • Neptune Benson’s Filtration and Ultraviolet Disinfection Products Chosen for Prestigious U.S. Swim Trials

    Evoqua Water Technologies today announced that Neptune Benson and its Defender filter and ETS-UV disinfection products are filtering and disinfecting the water at this year’s U.S. Swim Trails being held in Omaha, Nebraska. The U.S. Swim Trials, held June 26 thru July 3, are the only selection meet for the U.S. Swim Team to qualify for the Summer Games in Rio de Janeiro. The trials ...


    By Neptune Benson

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