water recycling News

  • EPA adds sites to Superfund National Priorities List

    The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency added seven sites to the Superfund National Priorities List on August 3 and proposed four more sites to the list. Under the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act (CERCLA) of 1980, EPA is required to annually revise the list of sites that have known or threatened releases of hazardous substances or contaminants. The EPA ...

  • World First for Water Recycling

    Sunshine Coast based business leads world with new domestic water recycling technology With the subject of water supply very much on every local and state government agenda and the minds of every Australian, an award winning Sunshine Coast company, EcoNova, has achieved a world first in domestic water recycling technology. Their patented water recycling system NovaClear™ is the first ...


  • 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 ...


  • Water (recycle) technology seminar

    WLN Indonesia organizes a seminar on water (recycle)technology. During this 1 day seminar WLN Indonesia will inform existing and new clienst about drinking water, process water and waste water treatment technologies. The sessions will consists of interactive presentations on the topics: water & environmental policies and regulations, water efficiency, different treatment technologies ...


    By WLN Indonesia

  • Saving water with water recycling partnership

    Artesian Resources Corporation, USA, has created the Artesian Water Recycling Partnership (AWRP) to encourage and support the use of reclaimed water for agricultural irrigation and other needs. Using reclaimed water to irrigate farm fields can save the Delmarva region millions of gallons of groundwater each day. The AWRP"s first project in Middletown, which was planned and engineered by ...


  • 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 ...

  • 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 ...


  • 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 ...


  • 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 ...


  • California Water Resources Control Green-Lights Recycled Water as Drinking Water

    A report released December 29 by the State Water Resources Control Board concludes that it is feasible to develop and adopt regulations for using recycled water as drinking water, provided that certain research and key knowledge gaps are addressed. Direct potable reuse (DPR) is the addition of recycled water directly into a drinking water system or into a raw water supply immediately ...


    By WateReuse

  • Recycled Tires: How they are Recycled and Disposed of.

    You use them every day. Whether you drive a car, take a bus, ride your bike, or fly in a plane, all of these methods of transportation rely on rubber tires. This applies to billions of other people across the world each day, too. It might surprise you to know just how many scrap tires are produced each year around the world, and how those previously used tires are effectively being put to use in ...


    By ECO Green Equipment

  • Missouri American Water Achieves 10,000 Tons Recycled on America Recycles Day

    ST. LOUIS - Missouri American Water’s environmental management program has reached a 10,000-ton milestone, just in time for America Recycles Day – a national day dedicated to the promotion of consumer recycling programs in the United States. The company’s five-year program has successfully eliminated 10,000 tons of water treatment residuals, paper, cardboard, metal, batteries ...


    By American Water

  • Aquacell & PHOENIX Water Recycling at Greenbuild 2014

    Aqucell and PHOENIX Water Recycling will be exhibiting at the 2014 Greenbuild International Conference and Exhibition, October 22-24, at the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center in New Orleans, LA.  Stop by booth 622 and see how we can contribute to earning up to 15 LEED® points for your next ...

  • 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 ...

  • Australia delivers AUS$34.5m for water recycling

    Minister for Climate Change and Water, Senator Penny Wong, visited Christies Beach Treatment Plant last week to announce formal funding of $34.5 million for the Waterproofing the South project. The Christies Beach facility is being upgraded to produce high quality recycled water for industry and for watering gardens and playing fields. The project would also see expanded piping infrastructure ...


    By Australian Government

  • RO-recycle : a new approach in water re-use

    In order to alleviate the growing fresh water demands options are investigated to re-use wastewater streams. Colsen b.v. has developed a unique water reuse concept the so-called RO-recycle. This concept combines reverse osmosis technology with an intelligent operation control. This opens opportunities for re-use of (waste) water in a reliable, economically attractive and sustainable manner. The ...


    By Colsen International b.v.

  • WRD Named Recycled Water Agency of The Year

      For Its Cumulative Efforts, Contributions and Recycled Water Projects Over 50 Years LAKEWOOD, Calif., March 27, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The WateReuse California Association ...

  • New invention makes water recycling faster & cheaper

    California scientist Meng Lean has invented a new water filtration method that is cheaper and can recycle about five times faster than today’s system, according to ABC7. The water is not safe for drinking but can be used for activities such as agriculture. The system involves a spiral filtration system. Water is funneled through lightweight disks as they spin, separating dirt and particles from ...

  • California Senators Propose Bay Area Water Recycling

    WASHINGTON, DC (ENS) – U.S. Senators Dianne Feinstein and Barbara Boxer, both California Democrats, have introduced two measures to increase the supply of non-drinking water for California's Bay Area. The recycled water would be used for irrigation of vineyards and other urban, environmental and agricultural lands that need water for irrigation or ecological restoration. ...

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