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  • US$5.6 billion market for clarifiers and centrifuges

    The market for sedimentation and centrifugation equipment will remain flat this year at $5.6 billion worldwide.  Some industry segments will be up and will mostly offset declines in others. Asia will be up, offsetting declines in Europe and NAFTA.  These are the latest forecasts in Sedimentation & Centrifugation World Markets published by the McIlvaine Company, ...


    By The McIlvaine Company

  • Advanced Clarifier Design Increases Treatment Capacity at Miami WWTP

    WesTech Engineering, Inc. of Salt Lake City, Utah, has helped to increase the treatment capacity at the Miami Dade South District Wastewater Treatment Plant (WWTP) by 60 million gallons per day (MGD).  WesTech has supplied four new 195’ diameter clarifiers and retrofitted six additional 195’ diameter clarifiers with the proprietary Clarifier Optimization Package (COP™) ...


    By WesTech Engineering, Inc.

  • Advanced clarifier design increases treatment capacity at Miami WWTP

    December 22, 2011- WesTech Engineering, Inc. of Salt Lake City, Utah, has helped to increase the treatment capacity at the Miami Dade South District Wastewater Treatment Plant (WWTP) by 60 million gallons per day (MGD). WesTech has supplied four new 195’ diameter clarifiers and retrofitted six additional 195’ diameter clarifiers with the proprietary Clarifier Optimization Package ...


    By WesTech Engineering, Inc.

  • July infringements package: main decisions

    In its monthly package of infringement decisions, the European Commission is pursuing legal action against Member States for failing to comply properly with their obligations under EU law. These decisions covering many sectors aim to ensure proper application of EU law for the benefit of citizens and businesses. The Commission has today taken 419 decisions, including 63 reasoned ...

  • September infringements package: main decisions

    In its monthly package of infringement decisions, the European Commission is pursuing legal action against Member States for failing to comply properly with their obligations under EU law. These decisions covering many sectors aim at ensuring proper application of EU law for the benefit of citizens and businesses. The Commission has taken today 220 decisions, including 32 reasoned opinions and 6 ...

  • November infringements package: main decisions

    In its monthly package of infringement decisions, the European Commission is pursuing legal action against Member States for failing to comply properly with their obligations under EU law. These decisions covering many sectors aim to ensure proper application of EU law for the benefit of citizens and businesses. The Commission has today taken 248 decisions, including 58 reasoned ...

  • AEROMIX Package Plant treats wastewater from Children’s Home

    A new design extended aeration Packaged Wastewater Treatment Plant has been manufactured and shipped to treat the wastewater produced from a children’s detention home in the south eastern US. The Packaged Treatment Plant is completely self contained and assembled allowing nearly instant operation upon arrival. This new Package Plant, capable of treating up to 25,000 gpd of domestic wastewater, ...


    By RWL Water LLC

  • Lib-Dems and Labour pledge new packaging recycling measures

    Both the Liberal Democrats and the Labour Party have promised initiatives to improve packaging recycling in their environment manifestos. The Lib Dems clarified their manifesto pledge for a “zero-waste society” by announcing plans to create a statutory duty on retailers and manufacturers to take back end-of-life products and packaging, such as electronics, furniture and plastics. The party will ...

  • 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

  • Fast food waste ends up in landfills

    Almost all packaging waste from fast food restaurants could be re-used, as the materials are quite suitable for either recycling or energy recovery. However, two-thirds of this waste ended up in landfills in 2002. In her doctoral thesis Challenges in Packaging Waste Management: A Case Study in the Fast Food Industry, researcher Teija Aarnio studied the waste disposal system in Finnish McDonald’s ...

  • Valero selects Veolia Water Solutions & Technologies for boiler feed water system at Gulf Coast refinery

    Valero, with corporate headquarters in San Antonio, TX, has selected Veolia Water Solutions & Technologies to supply a complete boiler feed water system to its St. Charles refinery located in Norco, LA (USA). The treatment system will incorporate Veolia's patented ACTIFLO Turbo clarification technology to treat water from the Mississippi River. The clarified water will be used for cooling ...

  • Biological Nutrient Removal Restores River Habitat on Long Island

    WesTech Engineering, Inc. of Salt Lake City, Utah, is helping to restore the river habitat of the Patchogue River and the Great South Bay by employing innovative technologies for the removal of nutrients being discharged by the Patchogue Wastewater Treatment Plant (WWTP) located on the southern shore of Long Island in New York. As a part of this expansion and upgrade, WesTech supplied two ...


    By WesTech Engineering, Inc.

  • Well rounded: lamella separator bears a beneficial solution

    At the IFAT Trade Fair for Water, Sewage, Waste, and Raw Materials Management, in Munich, GEA shows its lamella separator for round sedimentation tanks – an innovation GEA 2H Water Technologies, thanks to the special structural features of its successful TUBEdek parallel-plate separators, is moving the sewage-treatment market. At the IFAT ENTSORGA 2012, the company – the ...


    By Enexio Water Technologies

  • ANSES Calls for a Stronger Regulatory Framework for Nanomaterials

    The French Agency for Food, Environmental and Occupational Health and Safety (ANSES) published on May 15, 2014, a review of the available literature on health and environmental issues relating to manufactured nanomaterials. According to ANSES, the review “will help clarify ...


    By Bergeson & Campbell, P.C.

  • Canadian guidelines on environmental claims

    The Competition Bureau of Canada and the Canadian Standards Association have developed guidelines based on CAN/CSA-ISO 14021 detailing the appropriate use of environmental terms. Their guide reflects the most current, internationally ...


    By GLOBE Foundation

  • WesTech Re-launching Microfloc and General Filter Brands

    WesTech Engineering, Inc. is reintroducing the Microfloc and General Filter brands to the municipal water treatment market. The Microfloc and General Filter brand names have had little public exposure for many years. WesTech believes that this did little to diminish their brand recognition. This brand reintroduction recognizes the solid reputation these brands hold with engineers, owners, and ...


    By WesTech Engineering, Inc.

  • PHMSA Issues Final Rule HM-218H – Miscellaneous Amendments

    On Thursday, June 2, 2016, PHMSA issued a final rule on HM-218H to update and clarify existing requirements and addressing seven petitions for rulemaking and two NTSB Safety Recommendations. COSTHA submitted comments to the NRPM which was issued on January 23, 2015. Effective date: July 5, 2016 with voluntary compliance effective June 2, 2016. Highlights ...

  • A new directive to improve the safety of toys

    The EP Internal Market Committee has adopted a report aimed at making toys safer. The new legislation will beef up safety regulations and ban the use of certain chemicals and heavy metals. Parliament's plenary will vote in December, just before the festive season. The report on the safety of toys, drafted by Marianne Thyssen (EPP-ED, BE), was adopted on Tuesday 6 November by the Committee on the ...

  • Wind Energy To Reduce Costs Sharply Over Next Five Years

    Costs for onshore wind energy will fall 15% while offshore wind could cut costs by half in the next five years, according to the latest report from the International Energy Agency. The IEA's Renewable Energy Medium Term Market Report outlines the pace and scale of cost reduction for wind energy toward 2021. These trends are based on a combination of sustained policy support, technology ...


    By Smart Grid Observer

  • Transport, Telecommunications and Energy Council

    Luxembourg, Thursday 10 October 2013 The meeting, which will be dedicated exclusively to transport issues, will start at 10.00. It will be chaired by Mr Rimantas Sinkevièius, the Lithuanian Minister for Transport and Communications. Back to back with the formal Council meeting, transport ministers of the EU and Eastern Partnership countries will meet on 9 October at 14.30 ...


    By European Commission

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