on-site wastewater treatment industry News

  • On-Site Wastewater Analysis

    The US EPA, as well as other governmental regulatory agencies, have instituted stricter regulations covering discharges of “oily wastes” from facilities into publicity owed treatment plants (POTWs) facilities, forcing numerous industries to monitor their effluent more closely prior to discharge. This regulations affect such industries as food – both processors and restaurants, metal fabrication, ...


    By Spectro Scientific

  • Wastewater treatment and conservation at Eaton’s Toccoa aerospace site earn industrial plant of the year honors

    Diversified industrial manufacturer Eaton Corporation’s aerospace facility in Toccoa, Ga., was honored recently by the Georgia Association of Water Professionals as the industrial 2011 Plant of the Year for outstanding operation of industrial pollution control in indirect wastewater discharge for physical and chemical pretreatment. The association also recognized Eaton’s facility for ...


    By Eaton Corporation

  • New Treatment Technology to be Added to Wastewater Treatment Plant at the Dewey Loeffel Landfill Superfund Site in Nassau, New York

    The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency announced today that an additional treatment technology will be added to the existing treatment plant at the Dewey Loeffel Landfill Superfund site in Nassau, Rensselaer County, New York. The plant, which began operating in January 2014, is treating liquids seeping from the landfill, called leachate, and contaminated groundwater. The new treatment system is ...

  • Wastewater treatment through Thai wetlands

    The WATER project, coordinated by WWF, STEO and WWT and funded by the European Commission, promotes wetland technology as a sustainable solution for water purification for Vientiane, Laos, bringing additional benefits for flood control, biodiversity and for the people reliant on marsh products. The That Luang Marsh, sited on the eastern edge of Vientiane, has traditionally provided vital ...

  • Remarkable Wastewater Treatment Results Achieved

    Flocculating Agents have long been utilized to affect relatively remarkable wastewater treatment. The separation of the solids from the liquid is the essence of wastewater treatment. The Integrated Engineers line of flocculating agents dubbed Floccin™ has gone beyond remarkable to extraordinary. Industrial Wastewater ...


    By Integrated Engineers Inc.

  • New trends in wastewater treatment technologies

    Cavitation can be described as formation, growth and sub-sequent collapse of cavities releasing large magnitudes of energy locally, creating conditions similar to hot spots, and also generating strong oxidizing conditions by way of production of hydroxyl radicals and also hydrogen peroxide. The efficacy of cavitational reactors can be signi?cantly enhanced by combining cavitation with other ...


    By PC GlobeCore

  • 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.

  • Cavitational technology in wastewater treatment process

    Cavitation is one such recent technique which has been found to be substantially beneficial in wastewater treatment. "Cavitation can be described as formation, growth and sub-sequent collapse of cavities releasing large magnitudes of energy locally, creating conditions similar to hot spots, and also generating strong oxidizing conditions by way of production of hydroxyl radicals and ...


    By GlobeCore GmbH

  • Pharmaceutical residue is creating new challenges in wastewater treatment - Primozone is launching knowledge-site

    Pharmaceutical residue and other micropollutants are creating new challenges in wastewater treatment and the prevalence of this residue in our waters is an environmental problem of emerging concern. Primozone has been working intensively with reduction of micropollutants in wastewater during the last year and has identified a need for increasing the knowledge about the problem and the available ...


    By Primozone Production AB

  • DAS-Wastewater Treatment for an Argentinean soft drink producer

    Argentina is World Champion - World Champion of soft drink lovers. According to a study from Euro Monitor International, nowhere in the world are more of these soft drinks consumed. On average, each Argentinian drank 131 liters in 2012. Even in Chile (2nd place, 121 liters) and Mexico (3rd place, 119 liters) the drinks are popular. The South American soft drink producer Refres Now S.A. also ...

  • Pilot MBR technology for refinery wastewater treatment

    Members of PERF (Petroleum Environmental Research Forum) have selected Siemens Water Technologies to provide a Petro membrane bioreactor (MBR) pilot unit to test the viability of such technology in treating refinery wastewater. This will be one of the first full-scale operational MBR processes for treating refinery wastewater in the world. The results of this pilot testing will be used to ...

  • Closing the water cycle: new wastewater treatments are tested

    Industries, such as paper production, require large amounts of water which can drain vital supplies of fresh drinking water. Researchers working towards the ultimate goal of ‘closing the cycle’ by reusing industrial water onsite have now identified innovative new treatments for wastewater from a paper mill. Good management of water resources is an essential part of European ...

  • Rebuilding pretreatment unit wastewater treatment plant

    A group led by Degrémont (France) has signed a EUR230million contract to rebuild the pretreatment unit of Seine Aval, the wastewater treatment plant located in the Yvelines, with Syndicat Interdépartemental pour l'Assainissement de l'Agglomération Parisienne (SIAAP). The Seine Aval site has been the historical wastewater treatment centre for the Paris region for fifty years. ...

  • 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 ...

  • Florida Environmental Company Goes Global in Wastewater Treatment

    HOUSTON, TX - Florida-based Enviro Voraxial Technology, Inc. (OTCBB: EVTN), an environmental company that gained notoriety during the BP oil spill, has gone global through a marketing agreement with an Italian company that serves the water treatment sector. Under the terms of the agreement, Impresa Metalmeccanica & Carpenterie has purchased two of EVTN's commercial Voraxial fluid separators ...

  • IR analysis helps industries comply with regulations for wastewater

    For over 30 years, the Clean Water Act has been governing water pollution. Initially the focus was on traditional “point source” polluters such as municipal sewage treatment plants and industrial facilities. The focus is now on the “non-point sources” such as Sanitary Sewer Overflows (SSOs) which are a major contributor to non-point source pollution. This is due to the increase in the ...


    By Spectro Scientific

  • High levels of estrogens discovered in some industrial wastewater

    In a groundbreaking study, civil engineering researchers in the University of Minnesota's Institute of Technology have discovered that certain industries may be a significant source of plant-based estrogens, called phytoestrogens, in surface water. They also revealed that some of these phytoestrogens can be removed through standard wastewater treatment, but in some cases, the compounds remain at ...


    By ScienceDaily

  • On-Site Measurement of Oil/Grease in Wastewater Helps Ensure Compliance with Discharge Permits

    Determining total oil/grease levels in wastewater for compliance with governmental regulatory discharge permits is a worldwide problem facing numerous industries including chemical, oil and gas, biofuels, and other industrial manufacturing plants.  To ensure compliance with discharge regulations and avoid fines for exceeding permit levels, more frequent wastewater measurements are necessary ...


    By Spectro Scientific

  • Fats, Oil and Grease Levels in Wastewater Measured On-Site in Under 10 Minutes

    Stricter wastewater regulations worldwide are aimed at ensuring excessive levels of fats, oil, and grease (FOG) in wastewater are not being discharged.  The InfraCal TOG/TPH Analyzers from Wilks Enterprise provide accurate, easy on-site analysis to help regulators and industry reduce the discharge and build up FOG in sewers. These analyzers are ideal for use by publicly operated treatment ...


    By Spectro Scientific

  • PPG Announces ACCU-TAB Wastewater Tablets for Aerobic and On-Site Systems

    PPG Industries (NYSE: PPG) has introduced ACCU-TAB(R) wastewater tablets that provide enhanced erosion control and reduced wicking to effectively kill bacteria, ...


    By PPG Industries

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