phosphate removal News

  • WRc demonstrate viability of Bauxsol™ for phosphate removal

    3 April 2006: OXFORD, UK: Following a six-month independent trial by the UK Water Research Council (WRc), VIROTEC’s innovative Bauxsol™ technology has been shown to offer a viable and economic treatment solution for phosphate removal in municipal and industrial wastewater treatment works. European General Manager at VIROTEC, Simon Tillotson, said “We are very excited about the trial outcome. ...


    By Clarity Authoring

  • Development phosphate removal from RO brine

    During Reversed Osmosis (RO) in water purification not only pure water but also a high salt fraction (brine) is generated. In order to prepare this brine for discharge to a sewer system or WWTP Colsen develops a pellet reactor in close collaboration with PEKA Kroef (Odiliapeel, NL). Via co-crystallization of salts on an inorganic “germ” pellets are generated with a diameter of 2 to 8 ...


    By Colsen International b.v.

  • Concentrated Phosphate Producer

    Dynatec's 5 million gallons per day ultrafiltration plant continues to perform well, after two years of operation. As part of an integrated membrane filtration plant that purifies the production plant wastewater, the ultrafiltration units provided by Dynatec remove suspended solids as the first step in the treatment process.  This is one of the largest industrial UF installations in North ...


    By Dynatec Systems Inc.

  • Phosphate monitor protects Cumbrian lake during restoration

    Novel phosphate monitoring technology from OTT Hydrometry is helping the South Cumbria Rivers Trust (SCRT) to improve water quality during a project to restore a lake in the north of England. Funded by United Utilities, the Elterwater Remediation Project has been created to improve water quality by increasing water flow through the lake and dramatically lowering residency time. Background ...

  • Fast-track phosphate treatment solution for North Hampshire

    Faced with performance limitations in existing phosphate dosing equipment at Southern Water’s Fullerton Treatment Works, the company’s joint venture partnership with Morrison Utility services has carried out a fast-track system upgrade with the introduction of a bespoke Gee-built and fully containerised dosing unit. Fullerton is a full treatment works with two-stage filtration and a sludge ...

  • ARDES Odor Removal Systems

    ARDES treats 2.000 / 100.000 m3/h gas.  Ultimate Solution for Odor Removal! Scrubber Solutions in European Standards and Quality In Industrial Plants In Chemical Plants In Food Process Plants In Laboratories In Domestic and Industrial Waste Management Plants Horizontal Crossflow Scrubber It ...


    By Artas

  • Detergent industry`s landmark voluntary phosphate ban caps seventh generation`s decade-long fight

    On July 1, 2010, a voluntary ban on phosphates in household dishwasher detergents will be implemented in the United States by many members of the American Cleaning Institute (ACI, formerly the Soap and Detergent Association), a manufacturer"s trade group representing most detergent companies. The decision signals a much-awaited victory for Seventh Generation, the nation"s leading brand of ...

  • How well do wastewater treatment plants remove pharmaceuticals?

    A comprehensive analysis of pharmaceuticals in Spanish wastewater has indicated that they are widespread pollutants. The majority of pharmaceuticals present in incoming wastewater were still present in both treated water and in the river waters receiving the treated water. The EU Urban Wastewater Treatment Directive1 (UWWTD) requires Member States to ensure that both discharges from urban ...

  • Rivertop Renewables Biobased Products to Reduce Harmful Impacts of Winter Snow & Ice Removal on Montana Roads

    Rivertop Renewables (www.rivertop.com), a Montana-based renewable chemicals company, today announced it has been awarded a contract from the Montana Department of Transportation (MDT) to supply 110,000 gallons of bio-based corrosion inhibitor for use with liquid deicers on the state's snowy and icy roads this winter. Rivertop's "Headwaters" inhibitor will be mixed with ...


    By Marketwire

  • Comprehensive testing program for `Nutrient & Ammonia Removal` from domestic wastewater using EEC package plant

    To Simplify On-Site Treatment. A new unique modular containerised MBBR wastewater treatment system Called the 'High-Speed Bio Tec' designed by EEC Global Operation LLC and EEC (EUROPE) LTD South Cambridgeshire. The system is now installed for trial at Blackburn Meadows STW Sheffield, one of Yorkshire Water's prestigious sites. See right hand picture, 'New Testing System in England'. The ...


    By EEC Global Operation LLC

  • Phosphorus shortage solved through sewage recovery

    Phosphate is a key component in food production and an important element in fertilisers. The expectation is that easily extractable reserves of phosphate will be exhausted within fifty to ninety years due to the growing demand. Grontmij is working on finding a solution and on the more effective use of phosphate. The recovery and reuse of phosphate from waste water plays an important role in this. ...

  • `Oranges` can clean up and recover phosphorus

    Phosphorus is a common industrial pollutant in water, as detailed in a European Commission report to Parliament in 2004. A new technique for removing phosphorus from industrial wastewater uses waste products from orange juice production and allows the phosphorus to be re-used. It may help industries comply with the Water Framework and Urban Wastewater Directives3, as well as relieving pressure on ...

  • New sewage sampler enables real-time control

    HACH LANGE has launched an innovative new wastewater sampling system, which will open up a new world of opportunity by enabling water companies to continuously monitor sewage at the plant inlet. In the past, it has been almost impossible to monitor influent because of the physical and biological challenges that sewage presents – ragging, biofouling etc. However, following trials at a ...


  • CSR may lead to review of water treatment methods

    As environmental pressures grow on companies and organisations and as environmental care and compliance is now often a main Board Director's responsibility so water treatment methods will come increasingly under scrutiny. Most water treatment methods involve the discharge into waterways drains and rivers of chemicals .. either Sodium Chloride ( salt) as a function of water softening ...

  • Qdos pump cuts maintenance time

    Qdos peristaltic pump technology from Watson-Marlow Fluid Technology Group, is delivering a significant reduction in maintenance time - from 1.5 hours to just 5 minutes - at the local authority effluent plant in Selters (Westerwald), Germany. The Qdos pump is being used in preference to traditional diaphragm pumps for metering precipitants that help eliminate phosphate in wastewater. The local ...

  • Southern Water opts for Gee packaged dosing plant

    Southern Water has signed a five-year framework agreement with Gee & Company to supply turnkey packaged wastewater dosing systems under the AMP4 programme. The initiative covers the supply of factory-built ferric dosing plant for phosphate removal to at a number of sites across the Southern Water region.Comments Gee’s Barry Green, “The framework is for large and small pre-packaged dosing ...

  • Turnkey Solution Gets Anglian Water on-stream More Quickly

    Thirtyseven of the sewage treatment sites operated by Anglian Water Services Ltd are being progressively equipped with new phosphate removal systems. Most of these are pre-packaged, factory-built units, which are being brought on-line more quickly and providing other benefits compared with traditionally built systems.The new units, supplied under a £3 million-framework contract placed with Gee ...

  • USA: Genesis Fluid Solutions Mobil RDS System

    Genesis Water Solutions, a Colorado Corporation, is pleased to announce the availability of our mobile Rapid Dewatering System (RDS) using the Joshua process to separate fine particulates. Now, for the first time in the industry: Dredged slurry (fine material) is instantaneously dewatered Dewatering at the same rate the dredge slurry is delivered Small ...


    By Genesis Water Inc.

  • Cleaning Solutions for the Food Industry

    IPC offers a full line of precision concentrated cleaners that are effective in a wide range of critical cleaning applications. An economical 1-2% concentration in water is effective for most cleaning applications.  Typical uses include removing protein, starch, grease, fat, gum, oil and baked on soil from processing equipment, lines, tanks and filter memrbanes.  Our line of cleaners ...

  • Procorp Introduces Cost-Effective, Zero-Waste Wastewater Treatment System

    MILWAUKEE, WI – Procorp Enterprises LLC introduces the Targeted Phosphorous Extraction Pellet Reactor System for wastewater treatment. This sustainable system quickly and safely extracts high purity calcium phosphate, magnesium phosphate or Struvite pellets directly into a recycle bin to minimize sludge disposal and related costs, eliminate phosphorous loading and run off issues, and reduce ...


    By Procorp Enterprises LLC

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