trace metal removal from water News

  • Modern Water installs Multiple Key Trace Metal Monitors in Argentina

    Modern Water plc (AIM:MWG), the owner of leading water technologies for the production of fresh water and monitoring of water quality, has installed multiple trace metal monitors in Argentina, representing a continued increase in demand within the country. Modern Water recently completed the installation of three on-line OVA7000 trace metal monitors for a World Bank-funded river clean-up project ...

  • 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

  • BioteQ Secures Contract for Validation of Metal Recovery Using Ion Exchange

    BioteQ Environmental Technologies, Inc. (TSX: BQE), a leader in the treatment of industrial water and process solutions, has secured a contract with a leading international mining company to carry out validation test work for recovery of copper and other high value trace metals and removal of arsenic from smelter effluent at a site in Chile, applying BioteQ's ion exchange technology. The work, ...

  • MTI On-Line Heavy Metal Monitor Leads To Significantly Reduced Costs for Secondary Pb Smelter

    Environmental and Diagnostic Specialists, Lab21, announces the installation of an MTI Diagnostics OVA5000 on-line heavy metal monitor at a large secondary Lead smelter in the UK. The instrument is installed in the state of the art effluent treatment plant in order to further improve on the company’s ISO 14001 accredited environmental policy. The OVA5000 is a unique online monitor for heavy ...

  • Toxic emissions, they’re in the water

    After decades of hammering on corporations to reduce their toxic air emissions, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is now focusing on another source of nasty pollution, corporate water emissions. Although the Clean Water Act has technically been in place for well over three decades, the EPA has been lax in enforcing regulations, often due to thinly-stretched resources.Coal-fired power ...


  • Supercritical water oxidation presented as alternative to incineration

    Finding environmentally benign waste disposal options is becoming more critical. A process now being commercialised, supercritical water oxidation is demonstrating extremely efficient organic waste destruction (99.99%) plus excellent environmental characteristics (none of the emissions associated with incineration). The process is especially suitable for the treatment of wastewater and sludges ...


    By SCFI Group Limited

  • World Water-Tech North America Summit Approaching

    The second annual World Water-Tech North America Summit, the fifth event in the World Water-Tech series, gathers the key stakeholders from every part of the water value chain. Hosted by Rethink Events and WaterTAP Ontario, the event provides a dynamic meeting place for the growing international water-tech community. World Water-Tech North America will feature ...


    By GLOBE Foundation

  • Pall highlights contamination control and water reclaim technologies at Intersolar 2011

    Pall Corporation (NYSE:PLL), a global leader in filtration, separation and purification, will showcase a new silane gas purification system and other contamination control products for the photovoltaic (PV) industry at Intersolar North America in San Francisco. The products are designed to help increase yield and reduce cost of ownership in solar cell manufacturing. Purification of the process ...

  • Pall Highlights Contamination Control and Water Reclaim Technologies at Intersolar North America 2011

    Pall Corporation (NYSE: PLL), a global leader in filtration, separation and purification, will showcase a new silane gas purification system and other contamination control products for the photovoltaic (PV) industry at Intersolar North America in San Francisco. The products are designed to help increase yield and reduce cost of ownership in solar cell manufacturing. ...


    By Pall Corporation

  • MAR Systems Wins Most Promising Innovation Award

    MAR Systems, Inc., headquartered in Solon, Ohio, won the Most Promising Innovation Award at the Cleantech Forum held in San Francisco from March 26-28. The Cleantech Forum is recognized internationally as the premier event devoted to catalyzing global venture capital and private equity investment, business formation, and industry mergers and acquisitions. Mar Systems was presented with the ...


    By Marketwire

  • Demineralisation and condensate polishing equipment

    Hanwha Engineering & Construction (HENC) in Korea has selected Siemens to provide demineralisation equipment and condensate polishing systems for the new Marafiq Yanbu power plant in Yanbu, Saudi Arabia. The new plant will allow Marafiq to increase its power generation capacity to better serve industries based in the cities of Yanbu and Jubail. The multi-million dollar water treatment systems ...

  • MAR Systems Provides Solution to the Problem of Poisoning the Great Lakes

    Technology developed and patented by MAR Systems, Inc., headquartered in Solon, Ohio, can solve the problem of mercury pollution from electrical generation facilities in the Great Lakes region. A report released on June 6, 2012 from the ...


    By Marketwire

  • Worker exposure and the hazards of abrasive blasting materials

    Late last year, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) published a Fact Sheet entitled, “Protecting Workers from the Hazards of Abrasive Blasting Materials.”  The four page document discusses the need for employers to protect workers from hazardous dust levels, toxic metals and the high levels of noise associated with abrasive blasting. Abrasive ...


    By Cochrane & Associates, LLC

  • EPA completes cleanup of mercury spill in santurce, Puerto Rico

    The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has completed emergency response activities following two mercury spills in Santurce, Puerto Rico. EPA is warning parents and the public not to keep mercury at home and to exercise caution when faced with accidental spills of mercury. The most recent incident began January 25, 2011 at the Fedrecio Asenjo Middles School in Santurce’s Barrio Obrero ...

  • Operators of Falmouth Docks fined for pollution spill

    A ship repair company has been ordered to pay £24,300 in fines and costs for polluting Cornwall's famous Fal estuary with toxic paint sludge. The case was brought by the Environment Agency and Cornwall Council. On September 29, 2011 the Agency received a report of pollution in the estuary. On arrival an officer saw a large rusty-coloured plume in the harbour covering an area approximately ...

  • It’s show time!

    With several new attractions, WWEM 2014, the international Water, Wastewater and Environmental Monitoring conference and exhibition, will be bigger and busier than ever before. The five previous WWEM events, which stretch back to 2005, have included conferences addressing testing and monitoring themes within the Process and Laboratory sectors, in addition to an international exhibition and scores ...

  • Department of Energy Projects win 36 R&D 100 awards for 2011

    Technology Developments Aim to Address Energy, Environment and National Security Issues U.S. Department of Energy researchers have won 36 of the 100 awards given out this year by R&D Magazine for the most outstanding technology developments with promising commercial potential.  The coveted awards are presented annually in recognition of exceptional new products, processes, materials or ...


    By US Department of Energy

  • ReportsnReports - Ozone Generation: Technologies, Markets and Players

    Ozone Generation: Technologies, Markets and Players  THIS REPORT CONTAINS Total worldwide sales revenues for ozone technology were $469 million in 2007, and are expected to increase to more than $800 Million in 2015, a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) ...


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