point-of-use water recycling product News

  • Drinking recycled water?

    The Australian Government National Water Commission funded a study to establish an approach to assess the quality of water treated using managed aquifer recharge. Researchers at Australia’s CSIRO Land and Water set out to determine if the en product would meet standard drinking water guidelines. At the Parafield Aquifer Storage, Transfer and Recovery research project in South Australia, the ...

  • Frac water recycling

    GE (General Electric) have introduced a mobile evaporator which is specifically designed to help natural gas producers recycle untreated waters resulting from hydraulic fracturing (fracking). The evaporator is energy efficient, fully transportable, cost effective and will enable onsite frac water recycling. There are massive amounts of natural gas and oil buried deep below the Earth's surface in ...

  • Recycled water is safe to use in household washing machines

    Water shortages, aggravated by climate change, are likely to increase in the future. Significant savings in drinking-quality water could be made if recycled water was used for household laundry. A recent study suggests that recycled water is safe to use in domestic washing machines and is not a health hazard. In Australia, where the study was conducted, about 15 per cent of domestic water is ...

  • Sustayn™ by Spilfyter® - 100% recycled sorbent products

    Spilfyter, a division of NPS Corporation, located in Green Bay, Wisconsin, is introducing new, state-of-the-art absorbent products, branded as SUSTAYN. These products are produced from 100% recycled polypropylene and all of the packaging components are made from 100% recycled materials as well. “At the very beginning of the development process, we envisioned a line of spill ...


    By Spilfyter - NPS Corporation

  • Global Plastic Production Rises, Recycling Lags

    For more than 50 years, global production of plastic has continued to rise. Some 299 million tons of plastics were produced in 2013, representing a 4 percent increase over 2012. Recovery and recycling, however, remain insufficient, and millions of tons of plastics end up in landfills and oceans each year, writes Gaelle Gourmelon, Communications and Marketing Manager at the Worldwatch Institute, ...


    By Worldwatch Institute

  • 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 ...

  • GE: stimulate water reuse and recycling

    According to General Electrics (GE, USA), The world's urban and industrial water use is projected to double by 2050, yet one fifth of the world's population, or some 1.2 billion people, already lives in areas of water scarcity. One of the best ways to stretch our planet's dwindling supply of available water is through increased reuse and recycling, yet progress in these areas has been limited for ...

  • Eureka forbes limited receives the Frost & Sullivan’s best company of the year award 2010 for the indian residential point-of-use water treatment systems market

    Frost & Sullivan honored Eureka Forbes Limited with the Best Company of the Year Award for 2010 in the Indian Residential POU Water Treatment Systems Market. The company has exhibited excellence in growth by expanding its customer base in all market segments. Over the years, it has developed seven state-of-art water treatment technologies to address 17 diverse water conditions in India. Field ...


    By Frost & Sullivan

  • Magic or recycling?

    Transforming a bottle into a jacket may sound like magic, but it may be easier than you think. A new video from the European Environment Agency (EEA) shows some of the ingenious ways a plastic water bottle can be reused or recycled. There is currently a drive towards a ‘circular economy’ in the European Union. This is an economic system which retains resources, virtually eliminating ...

  • Recycling Polystyrene

    Enough waste Polystyrene to fill 15,000 Olympic sized swimming pools is currently land filled in the UK every year. Purex International has developed a new system to thermally densify this waste into a form that can be recycled into new products and fuels. Polystyrene is a very effective packaging material but disposing of or recycling it can be problematic and expensive. Purex International ...


  • Coca-Cola continues to make strides on water and recycling

    Since 2002, when the company first shared its water usage data with the public, Coca-Cola has improved its water-efficiency by just over 20 percent, to the point where it now uses 2.47 liters of water to make a liter of one of its beverages. In the past year, the number continued to drop, with the company reporting a 2 percent improvement over last year's report. That is among the top green ...

  • AT&T adds battery charger partially made from recycled water bottles to product line-up

    Key Facts 25 percent of the plastic in the external housing of the Motorola P793 Back-Up Battery Charger is made from recycled post-consumer water-cooler bottles. The Back-up Battery Charger shuts itself off automatically once fully charged, reducing wasted energy. The Back-up Battery Charger is a portable back-up power accessory that is compatible with all USB ...

  • American Fiber Green Products, Inc. Secures Boat Recycling Site

    American Fiber Green Products, Inc. (OTCQB: AFBG) (PINKSHEETS: AFBG) has secured a West Central Florida site to locate its proposed fiberglass boat recycling operation. Daniel L. Hefner, President and Chief Executive Officer, announced today that several formal and informal meetings with land owners and potential funding partners throughout the month of May and early June, have resulted in a ...


    By Marketwire

  • Highly efficient PET recycling – live presentation under production conditions

    B+B Anlagenbau GmbH presents its innovative pilot line for highly efficient processing of PET and HDPE bottle fractions at K 2007 in Düsseldorf. The ...


    By B+B Anlagenbau GmbH

  • Suncor and Partners to Test Water Treatment and Recycling Technologies

    Suncor Energy and five industry partners today announced an estimated $165 million funding commitment to sanction the construction of a dedicated Water Technology Development Centre (WTDC). The WTDC, to be located at Suncor’s Firebag facility, will be used to test water treatment and further develop recycling technologies. The goal of the WTDC is to shorten the timeframe needed to develop ...


    By GLOBE Foundation

  • Clothing and Other Products Made from Recycled Materials Are Considered a “Green” Choice this America Recycles Day

    WASHINGTON, – November 15 is America Recycles Day, the only nationally recognized day dedicated to encouraging Americans to recycle and a great time to think about purchasing products made with recycled materials. This year, a survey of American consumers conducted online in October by Harris Interactive on behalf of Plastics Make it PossibleSM, an initiative sponsored by the plastics ...


    By Plastics Make it Possible

  • Liberty Tire Recycling to Engage Greenbuild 2011 Attendees with Examples of Smart, Eco-Friendly Products Made from Recycled Rubber

    Liberty Tire Recycling, the premier provider of tire recycling services in North America, will underscore the many applications of recycled rubber that produce eco-friendly, smart products when it serves as an exhibitor at the Greenbuild® International Conference and ...


    By Liberty Tire Recycling

  • EPA highlights recycling efforts on America Recycles Day

    Today, November 15th, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) commemorates the 14th annual America Recycles Day by recognizing the progress made in recycling our country’s waste and the work yet to be done. EPA estimates that Americans generated 250 million tons of municipal waste in 2010, of which approximately 34 percent was recycled or composted. While this represents progress, it ...

  • Hunter Water brings new pipeline online, delivering recycled water for industrial use

    Hunter Water recently celebrated the commissioning of a new advanced water treatment plant (AWTP) and eight kilometer pipeline that will be used to transport recycled water to industrial users in Kooragang Island, New South Wales, Australia. CH2M HILL, as part of the Hunter Treatment Alliance, led the concept and detailed design of the  ...


    By CH2M Hill Companies, Ltd.

  • Carpet Recycling UK conference inspires ‘design for recycling’

    Inspiration for manufacturers to design new carpet products for recycling or reuse at end of life was a key theme at Carpet Recycling UK’s sixth Annual Conference, held in Birmingham in June. Record attendances for the 2014 event saw delegates relishing networking opportunities at the pre-conference dinner, sponsored for the third year running by Invista, manufacturers of ANTRON® Carpet ...


    By Carpet Recycling UK Limited

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