Sludge Recycling News

  • Electroflotation halves volume of residual substances in steel and metal processing

    A well known manufacturer of forging equipment and large presses, as well as a manufacturer of articulated crankshafts, both located in Germany, have commissioned the construction of E-Flo Dr. Baer electroflotation plants developed by Envirochemie. These plants are particularly well suited to cleaning process water which is heavily contaminated with surfactants and oil, partly recirculate it, and ...


    By EnviroChemie GmbH

  • Solids Management Systems – Closed Loop Wash Water Systems

    ESD Waste2Water, Inc is excited to announce the NEW Solids Management System (SMS) designed to handle solids above ground while recycling the wash water. The new wash pad design eliminates large in-ground sumps and drive-in pits saving on space and messy clean outs. The SMS is designed to process large amounts of sludge, mud and solid waste generated from washing in a closed loop recycling ...


    By ESD Waste2Water, Inc.

  • Thermal Treatment of Sludge Could Boost Phosphorous Resources, Solve Waste Problem

    Bio4Energy researchers are developing a new efficient method for phosphorous recovery using thermal treatment of sludge from municipal waste treatment facilities or pulp and paper operations. Once implemented, the scheme is expected to provide for a reduction of the risk of contamination of food and feed crops by heavy metals—as well as reduce the problem of how to dispose of ...


    By Bio4Energy

  • Sludge cleans waste water in Singapore

    Clean water is in short supply in Singapore and therefore innovative thinking is necessary, as the city-state ensures its access to the scarce resource. Grundfos has received a good 1.2 million euro to sophisticate a brand new technology in which the waste water is treated through sludge. The cleansed water can help ease the strain on the water resources in the area. At the beginning of next ...


    By Grundfos

  • ANDRITZ to supply pressurized refining system to MDF customer in Mexico

    International technology Group ANDRITZ has received an order from Maderas y Sintéticos de México to deliver a chip washing system and a 54”-1CP pressurized refining system to the MDF production site in Las Morales, Mexico. Start-up is scheduled for the first half of 2016. Maderas y Sintéticos de México is a member of the Masisa Group, a leading producer of ...

  • Firsthand Client Testimonial Of ADI Systems’ MBR Technology

    WEFTEC®, the Water Environment Federation’s Annual Technical Exhibition and Conference, is the largest conference of its kind in North America. Every year thousands of water and wastewater professionals from around the world gather at WEFTEC® for unparalleled education and training in cutting-edge technologies. This year’s conference in New ...


    By ADI Systems

  • 21st century metal sludge recycling

    The ever increasing price for raw materials and our customers’ desire for independence from international resource suppliers was the driver behind our newly developed process to recycle grinding sludges from the metal industry. Until now it has been usual to mechanically separate the oil and press the metal swarf with the remaining oil afterwards. But the emerging low-grade ...


    By econ industries GmbH

  • New equipment for processing of carbon-containing feedstock.

    The Technokomplex company announces of beginning offering for sale two new types of the equipment - KVARK-500 Drum Furnace for Gas-vapour Activation of Carbon-Containing Feedstock and UGLAS-800 Gas Generator. The furnace allows activationof pyrolysis product (carbon-containing residue) and carbonize products like brown ...


    By Technokomplex

  • Following Fatal Blast, Metal Recycler Required to Invest in Modern Technology and Company-Wide Protections to Prevent Future Accidental Chemical Releases

    The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency announced today that AL Solutions, a West Virginia-based metal recycler, has agreed to implement extensive, company-wide safeguards to prevent future accidental releases of hazardous chemicals from its facilities, resolving alleged Clean Air Act violations (CAA) stemming from an explosion at the company’s New Cumberland, W. Va. facility that killed ...

  • How can we use phosphorus more efficiently and create opportunities for recycling?

    The Commission is launching a consultation on how to use phosphorus in a more sustainable way. Phosphorus is widely used in agriculture and is an essential component in fertiliser and animal feed, but it is a resource which has no substitute. Supplies are limited, prices have been volatile and much phosphorus is currently wasted, creating concerns about the cost and availability of future ...

  • A New Revolutionary Technology Enables European Countries to Dispose of Toxic Sludge With Ease and Efficiency

    Applied CleanTech signed an agreement this week with entrepreneurs in Slovenia and Croatia, for the establishment of some 200 Applied units at the countries' wastewater treatment facilities. The sludge buildup as a wastewater byproduct in these countries is currently transported to Austria for incineration, due to lack of a better solution - thereby incurring high treatment costs. Applied ...


    By Applied CleanTech (ACT)

  • Opportunities in Sludge Management Market growing volumes, disposal restrictions and energy recovery

    With a booming global population, the volume of both municipal and industrial biological sludge being produced is on the increase, and it simply has to be treated. The growing importance of cost effective sludge management is changing the size and shape of the market – as the volumes being produced accumulate, the evolving perspective is that sludge can be a renewable resource with a ...


  • One more contribution to resource conservation

    Together with the company TechnoSan, econ industries has customized a process for the treatment of metal grinding swarf. Encouraged by rising resource costs and a high market potential our client chose building the world’s first plant for the production of high quality metal alloys and silicium from waste sludges. Typical input materials for this plant are sludges derived from the ...


    By econ industries GmbH

  • Cranfield to develop innovative waterless toilet that turns waste into energy

    Cranfield University is to develop a waterless, hygienic toilet with the potential to transform the lives of the 2.5 billion people worldwide without access to basic sanitation, thanks to $800,000 funding from the ‘Reinvent the Toilet Challenge’ of the Bill &Melinda Gates Foundation Water, Sanitation and Hygiene initiative. Cranfield is one of a number of organisations and ...


    By Cranfield University

  • As 2012 NCAA® Men`s Final Four® Approaches in New Orleans, Local Residents Encouraged to Recycle Used Electronics at Free March 25 `Do March Right` Recycling Event

     Local residents will soon have an opportunity to get rid of old TVs, computers and other electronic equipment in an environmentally sound manner – free of charge.  (Logo:  ...


    By LG Electronics

  • Dynatec receives PO for Anaheim recycling project

    Dynatec received a purchase order to supply a DynaLift MBR system to provide reuse water for the city of Anaheim, CA. This is a water mining project, where waste from a sewer line will be treated to a high level of purity for reuse for flushing, irrigation and other local requirements. Waste activated sludge and screenings will be returned to the sewer line. The facility is to be placed ...


    By Dynatec Systems Inc.

  • JPE Aggregates to host C&D recycling plant demonstration days

    JPE Aggregates are to host a series of demonstration day events at their site in Birmingham during February. The events are being organised following the installation of a new modular washing plant for construction and demolition waste material purchased from CDE Global in late 2010. The new plant includes the M2500 mobile washing plant, AggMax attrition system and Aquacycle thickener and has a ...


    By CDEnviro

  • Severn Trent increase sludge screening efficiency

    A new sludge screening system has resulted in Severn Trent Water significantly increasing the efficiency of sludge screening operations at Minworth Sewage Treatment Works on the outskirts of Birmingham. Since the new sludge screen has been introduced by Severn Trent the company has reported significant operational efficiencies as a result of increased screenings removal from the imported sludge, ...


    By CDEnviro

  • EcoSolids Process wins bottle against SAS

    Newly launched in the UK and Europe, the Eco-Solids Process is a continuous stabilisation process for treating all types of sewage sludge, including sludges that contain a proportion of hard to handle Surplus/Secondary Activated Sludge (SAS). Available exclusively from Eco-Solids International, the process not only produces an enhanced treated biosolid and income-generating product (which exceeds ...


    By Ecosolids International Ltd

  • 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 ...

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