water-use reduction News

  • Year End Inventory Reduction

    At eFACTOR3 we offer a full line of blades both in Standard D-2 with an HRC of 58/60/61 as well as our popular Carbide Inlay Cutters in a variety of shapes and sizes for all commercial name brand Shredders and Granulators in the Recycling Industry. 30x30, 40x40, 50x50, 60x60, 80x80, custom sizes and more. ...


    By eFACTOR3 LLC

  • Food and drink giants pledge to slash water use

    Leading food and drink manufacturers have committed to making major cuts to their water use in an effort to reduce their environmental impact. 21 of the UK's biggest food and drink companies have signed up to an agreement brokered by trade association the Food and Drink Federation which, when fully implemented, will save 140 million litres of water a day. The companies will work with ...

  • Pennsylvania clean water fund reaches US$170m

    A $170 million fund has been created to help wastewater ratepayers and farmers finance improvements needed to address Chesapeake Bay and statewide water quality improvement mandates. The Pennsylvania Fair Share for Clean Water Plan announced today is the result of collaboration by municipal authorities, farmers, builders, conservation districts and the nonprofit Chesapeake Bay Foundation. 'For ...

  • Lion Energy pilot project of sea water alteration into drinking water using hydrogen

    Lion Energy, is carrying out projects that will not only be potentially very profitable for our shareholders, but they will also contribute to the preservation of the environment and to the increase in the quality of life of many people. Indeed, this will be a meaningful part of the major transformations occurring in the world in this century. Lion Energy, one of the most important energy ...


    By Lion Alternative Energy PLC

  • ASTM F2569 - 11 Standard Test Method for Evaluating the Force Reduction Properties of Surfaces for Athletic Use

    The force reduction property is just one of the important properties of a surface used for athletic activity. It may be an indicator of the performance, safety, comfort, or suitability of the surface. Manufacturers of athletic surfaces may use this test method to evaluate the effects of design changes on the impact forces ...


    By ASTM International

  • Sainsbury’s launches carbon reduction programme

    In an industry first, Sainsbury's has announced a major extension to its carbon reduction scheme for farmers who supply the supermarket with beef, lamb, pork, poultry and eggs. The move follows the success of the scheme with Sainsbury's 325 dairy farmers, who are part of Sainsbury's Dairy Development Group (SDDG) - they recorded a reduction in excess of 5,000 tonnes of CO2 during their carbon ...


    By J Sainsbury

  • Isotopes used to trace origins of water pollution in Danube River

    The Danube shows signs of improving water quality and still contains significant natural populations of flora and fauna which are typical for such a large river. This is according to a recent study conducted by the International Commission for the Protection of the Danube River (ICPDR), with assistance from IAEA hydrologists. The ICPDR study, called the Joint Danube River Survey 2 Report, ...

  • EDC commits up to US$10m in equity to Water Fund

    Export Development Canada (EDC) has announced up to USD 10 million in equity commitments to XPV Water Fund Limited Partnership, a Canadian venture capital fund of up to USD 150 million focused on growth investments in the water sector, an area of significant growth potential for Canada. 'EDC's investment in XPV's Water Fund is intended to help build Canada's next generation of companies in the ...


    By GLOBE SERIES

  • With more research, desalination could boost US water supplies

    Recent advances in technology have made removing salt from seawater and groundwater a realistic option for increasing water supplies in some parts of the US and desalination will likely have a niche in meeting the nation's future water needs, says a new report from the National Research Council.  However, a coordinated research effort with steady funding is required to better understand and ...


    By National Academy of Sciences

  • OriginClear Innovation Proven to Double Usefulness of Water Clarifying Process

    OriginClear Inc. (OTC/QB: OOIL), a leading ...


    By OriginClear Inc.

  • Water Quality Association certifies Purolite’s A532E perchlorate selective resin for use in drinking water

    The Water Quality Association recently certified Purolite’s A532E perchlorate selective resin under the NSF/ANSI 61 STANDARD for use in drinking water. This is the highest capacity resin for the removal of oxy-anions such as perchlorate. Perchlorate is a major problem in the USA and affects the water supply of 20 million people located in 20 states. It has been shown to interfere with iodine ...


    By Purolite Corporation

  • Why The Carbon Reduction Label For Wine?

    If you’ve continued to read past that title you are more than likely already familiar with terms such as: “climate change”, “carbon economy”, “global warming”, “carbon accounting”, “carbon neutrality”. I’m going to assume you have a passable understanding of the subject, issues and principles because I’m not going to ...


    By Aura Sustainability

  • Leaks on Large-Diameter Trunk Mains – More Than Just Non-Revenue Water Reduction

    Providing safe, reliable access to clean water is a major challenge for utilities around the world considering that roughly 12 billion gallons of water are lost every day globally. While many utilities are aware of the importance of reducing Non-Revenue Water (NRW), reducing it can be a challenge. The World Bank estimates ...

  • GE-Statoil Initiative Launches Second Open Innovation Challenge Focused On Water Reduction And Reuse

    GE and Statoil’s Sustainability Collaboration has launched the call for entries for its second Open Innovation Challenge focusing on water usage in the development of onshore unconventional oil and gas reservoirs. Through crowd sourcing, the Challenge seeks to find innovative solutions for both reducing fresh water usage and treating and reusing water from development activities—while ...


    By General Electric

  • Multibillion dollar market for mercury reduction

    There is a multibillion dollar market for the reduction of emissions of mercury to the air on a worldwide basis. This is the conclusion of the McIlvaine Company in Mercury Air Reduction Markets. (www.mcilvainecompany.com) Significant conclusions are: The U.S. is leading the way, but other countries are close behind The ...


    By The McIlvaine Company

  • MillerCoors leads with waste reduction achievements

    MillerCoors today released its 2010 Sustainable Development report, titled "Great Beer, Great Responsibility," which details progress across the company"s corporate social responsibility commitments. The brewer succeeded in exceeding its 2015 goal for waste reduction, by eliminating 20 percent of the amount of waste sent to landfill. In total, the company reuses or recycles nearly 100 percent of ...

  • Solutions for the reduction of micropollutants from wastewater

    Conventional biological as well as mechanical wastewater treatment methods are not sufficient for reduction of micropollutants. The objectives with traditional wastewater treatment is to remove degradable organic matter, nitrogen and phosphorus. By implementing advanced water treatment technologies the problem with micropollutants can be solved. There are several available technologies that has ...


    By Primozone Production AB

  • Solving the Challenge of Emissions Reduction in Buildings?

    As commitments to CO2 reductions begin to bite in many countries, one of the key battlegrounds against rising emissions will be in the cities and, in particular, greenhouse gas emissions from buildings. Targeting the appropriate buildings, mandating appropriate solutions and creating suitable policies and strategies (regulation and incentives) have been problematic - until now. A promising ...


    By Taylor & Francis (USA)

  • Aquifer ph and enhanced reductive dechlorination

    The recent Battelle Memorial Institute symposium on bioremediation1 in Baltimore, MD featured a focused session of platform presentations on the timely topic of Bioremediation in Low-pH Aquifers. Throughout the session we heard a variety of case studies and viewpoints, with the primary focus of the session being biological reductive dechlorination of chlorinated ethenes (PCE, TCE, DCE and VC) in ...


    By Regenesis

  • Trane Introduces New Range of Sintesis™ Air-Cooled Chillers for Significant Reduction of Energy Use and Greenhouse Gas Emissions

    Trane, a leading global provider of indoor comfort solutions and services and a brand of Ingersoll Rand, now offers building owners additional choices for meeting their energy efficiency, comfort and process cooling needs with the introduction of Sintesis™ eXcellent in Europe. Trane eXcellent is a new model range within the Sintesis family of air-cooled chillers and part of the ...

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