Articles & Whitepapers
Water quality degradation is a global problem, leading to biodiversity loss and increased health risks for wildlife, plants and animals, as a result of polluted waters. One of the biggest causes of this degradation is phosphorus, an essential element in the functioning of all life… including the crops we grow as part of the world’s food supply. Buildup of phosphorus in the natural ...
In the United States, before wastewater can be discharged into a lake or river, it is mandatory to meet the National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (NPDES) effluent guidelines. These ...
In 2021 reports of potentially toxic algal blooms in bodies of water across the United States soared to at least 476, an 8% increase over the 439 outbreaks reported in the previous year. The reported increase in sightings was announced by the ...
Equipment & Solutions
The WEARS ResMix System from Australia offers a unique approach to raw water supply management. The water in reservoirs and deep lakes naturally forms thermal layers. The result can be increased metals and nutrients concentrations, blooms of blue green algae and aged water. As a result, the water has to be subjected to expensive chemical treatment before it is safe to drink.