wastewater treatment emissions News

  • Renewable energy solutions for wastewater treatment

    Nexterra Systems Corp., a Vancouver-based supplier of biomass gasification solutions, and ANDRITZ, an Austrian market leader for customized plants, process technologies, have formed a strategic alliance to market drying solutions fuelled by renewable biomass energy from municipal wastewater treatment plants. The combination of Nexterra gasification technologies with Andritz biosolids dryers will ...


    By GLOBE SERIES

  • Carbon-neutral wastewater treatment plant

    Aquaviva will treat wastewater from eight districts in the Cannes Basin: Auribeau sur Siagne, Cannes, Le Cannet, Mandelieu, Mougins, Pégomas, La Roquette sur Siagne and Théoule sur Mer. Designed in line with high-quality environmental (HQE) standards, the future wastewater treatment plant, with a capacity of 300,000 inhabitant equivalents, represents a genuine technological and environmental ...


  • Wastewater treatment recycles greenhouse gases

    A laboratory model for dewatering waste-activated sludge (WAS) in two stages - flotation (using recycled greenhouse gases) followed by filtration (using a simple compression cell for dewatering WAS) - has been successfully introduced. Development of full-scale wastewater treatment which also reduces greenhouse gases could follow. Published in the Journal of Water and Climate Change, experiments ...


  • Analytical technology`s auto-clean optical dissolved oxygen monitor lowers carbon emissions in wastewater treatment plants

    Specialist electrochemical sensor manufacturer Analytical Technology Inc (ATi) announces that its recently launched optical Q45D Dissolved Oxygen Monitor with Auto-Clean System reduces energy consumption in wastewater treatment plants. The innovative monitor is designed to provide reliable oxygen measurements in aeration processes and reduces maintenance requirements via the self-clean facility. ...

  • PODCAST: Introducing Game-Changing Odor and Emission Control Solution for Wastewater Treatment at WEFTEC 2016

    It’s common knowledge that industrial and municipal wastewater treatment plants generate odors that can be strong, persistent, and a nuisance to employees, as well as to neighboring residents, businesses, and industries. Listen to the podcast ...


    By OMI Industries (OMI)

  • Hydromantis and Mohawk College implement a carbon footprint model to help reduce greenhouse gas emissions at wastewater treatment plants

    Hydromantis Environmental Software Solutions, Inc. (Hydromantis) and Mohawk College (Mohawk) announced today the development of a Carbon Footprint Model for Wastewater Treatment to be made available for GPS-X, the global wastewater industry’s leading dynamic process simulator. “This was an impressive partnership that allowed our students, Andrew Blackbourn and Zahraa Khalil, to work ...

  • Honolulu faces $1.2 billion wastewater treatment upgrade

    The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency today proposed to not renew Honolulu's permit variance to exempt the Sand Island Wastewater Treatment plant from full secondary treatment requirements. If the variance is denied, Honolulu may have to spend as much as $1.2 billion to upgrade the plant, which handles wastewater from the city of Honolulu and the resort area of Waikiki. The Sand Island ...

  • China Wastewater Treatment 2009 event successfully held

    Besides, the honorable sponsors for the event include Nalco Company and Andritz Technologies Ltd. The event committee honorably invited governmental officers and decision-makers from Department of Pollution Control, Ministry of Environmental Protection, P.R. China, Tsinghua Tongfang Water Co., Ltd., Sino-Dutch Water Investment Group, China Urban Water Association, Ranhill Water Technologies Sdn. ...


  • Global Market for Membrane Wastewater Treatment Technologies

    Wastewater is, at once, an environmental hazard and a potentially recoverable resource. Generated from a wide array of processes and activities, wastewater may contain hazardous toxins, heavy metals, oils and greases, nutrients, bacteriological components, viruses, pharmaceuticals, and an array of other pollutants. If released into natural or managed waters, these pollutants can contribute ...


  • Managing wastewater treatment at the river-basin scale

    The EU Water Framework Directive1 requires policymakers to consider the management of water e.g. in rivers, lakes and streams, at the scale of the river basin, but can wastewater treatment systems be managed at the same scale? To help policymakers answer this question, a team of Spanish researchers have created a method for assessing the integrated operation of wastewater treatment plants in a ...

  • Yet another solution to the industrial wastewater treatment sector!

    Recently our Senior Sales Scientist, Dr Mihalea Nistor, visited Gryyab, one of the largest WWTP:s in all of Scandinavia, to train the research engineers there in using AMPTS II for the evaluation of greenhouse gas emissions from digestate sludge and for the development of game-changing solutions for recovering valuable resources by maximizing the value of digestate. We are excited to have ...


    By Bioprocess Control AB

  • New Series 6000 Tray Scrubber Allows Recovery and Reuse of Acids and Other Compounds from Emission Sources While Reducing Chemical and Wastewater Treatment Costs

    Bionomic Industries Inc., an industry leading manufacturer of proven air pollution abatement and product recovery technologies, has announced availability of their advanced Series 6000 Tray Scrubber. Available in sizes to handle gas volumes from 500 to 150,000 cfm, the Series 6000 utilizes special high performance tray designs in single or multiple stages to achieve maximum gas absorption using ...


    By Bionomic Industries Inc.

  • ABUTEC awarded enclosed flare project at the World's largest wastewater treatment plant

    ABUTEC was selected to supply two (2) High Temperature Enclosed Flares (HTF) to the world's largest wastewater treatment plant! ABUTEC, an acronym for Advanced Burner Technologies, is an international manufacturer of Environmentally Friendly Combustion Solutions. ABUTEC specializes in offering high efficiency, low emission, burners and flares to various industry segments and applications. ABUTEC ...


  • Foul odor solution found at Kentucky wastewater treatment plant

    Geomembrane Technologies Inc. (GTI) has been awarded a cover project at a wastewater treatment plant in the state of Kentucky. The plant required an odor control solution and turned to GTI to resolve the issue. In response, GTI introduced the plant to modular covers that will fight foul odor at the wastewater treatment plant. By covering the water surface with a GTI modular floating cover, gases ...

  • 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 ...


  • City of Pueblo (Colo.) recognized for using solar power at wastewater treatment facility

    The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency today presented a Clean Water State Revolving Fund award to the City of Pueblo, Colo., for improvements to the community’s wastewater treatment system. Diane Sanelli, director of EPA’s state revolving fund program in Denver, presented the award to City Council President Ray Aguilera at a town council meeting. In 2009, the City of Pueblo ...

  • SCFI Launches New Online Energy Calculator For Wastewater Treatment Professionals

    SCFI has launched a new interactive calculator on its website www.scfi.eu that allows industry professionals to find out in just minutes how much energy can be recovered in their waste stream by using AquaCritox® – the world’s first sustainable sludge destruction technology. By inputting three basic figures, including annual sludge production, dry solids ...


    By SCFI Group Limited

  • GTI Selected as Part of Large Paper Mill’s Wastewater Treatment Upgrade

    Geomembrane Technologies Inc. (GTI) is pleased to have been awarded a contract to cover a large anaerobic digester at with one of its innovative gas collection covers. Lake Utopia Paper, a J.D. Irving Company, manufactures approximately 185,000 tonnes of finished corrugating medium per year. The ...

  • BCR Environmental, State and Local Officials Open Sustainable Wastewater Treatment Facility

    BCR Environmental today joined state and local officials in commissioning its industry-revolutionizing Neutralizer facility at the Haines City Wastewater Treatment Facility. This sustainable plant, developed in partnership with Haines City, recycles organic waste to produce a natural, high-quality product for agriculture use. The system was retrofitted into the ...


    By BCR Environmental

  • Manitoba, Canada, City upgrades wastewater treatment plant with GE advanced technology

    A need for an increased level of treatment and growing demand for water used by both residents and industry has led the city of Brandon to decide to expand its existing wastewater treatment plant. The upgraded facility will feature GE’s (NYSE: GE) membrane bioreactor (MBR) technology and will be the largest MBR plant in Canada when it enters service in 2012. The membrane plant was first ...

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