Water & Wastewater News

  • H2O backs clean water project in Nepal

    This year, we are once again supporting the non-profit organisation Viva con Agua with a Christmas donation. The organisation builds and maintains water supply systems, enabling a constant supply of water, particularly to schools, public spaces and health centres. This time, we’re sending the donation to the Chitwan region in Nepal. This predominantly rural region is located southwest of ...


    By H2O GmbH

  • Veolia to supply raw water and demineralized water systems for Hickory Run Energy power station

    The 1,000 mega-watt combined-cycle natural gas facility, located in Lawrence County, Pennsylvania, is currently in the construction phase with a commercial operation date of April 2020.  When completed, Hickory Run will provide efficient, clean and reliable power to the PJM Electric Market.    The 5,000-gpm Raw Water Treatment System at Hickory Run will incorporate Veolia’s ...


    By Veolia Water Technologies

  • Purolite Removes 1,2 Dichloroethane From Ion Exchange Resin Production

    Purolite announced today that 1,2 dichloroethane (also known as ethylene dichloride or EDC) has been removed from all ion exchange resin production processes at our manufacturing facility in Victoria, Romania. This change, finalized at the end of November 2017, is necessary to meet current European regulatory requirements. Purolite removed EDC from all ion exchange production in the ...


    By Purolite Corporation

  • Innovative wastewater treatment plant put into operation at Taldinskaya-Zaoadnaya 1 mine of AO SUEK-Kuzbass

    The Ceremony to put the wastewater treatment plant into operation took place at Taldinskaya-Zapadnaya mine administration of SUEK-Kuzbass. Vladimir Melnik, State Duma member, labor hero of Russia, Evgeny Khlebunov, Deputy Governor of the Kemerovo Region, and Irina Klimovskaya, Head of Federal Service for Supervision of Nature Resources Administration for the Kemerovo Region participated in the ...


    By EnviroChemie GmbH

  • Kurita attends 2nd SCEM night in Singapore

    The 2nd SCEM night, organized by the Singapore Certified Energy Manager (=SCEM) Committee took place in Singapore on November 29th. The aim of the event was it to create awareness of the energy conservation in the cooling water system for buildings and industries. Mr Takahiko Uchida, General Manager Advanced Technology Group of Kurita (Singapore) Pte Ltd., gave a lecture about “Cooling ...


    By Kurita

  • Tracking the environmental performance of industry in Europe: new interactive country profiles

    Industry across Europe is responsible for more than half of all carbon dioxide, particulate matter and other key pollutants emitted into the air, according to updated industrial pollution country profiles published today by the European Environment Agency (EEA). The 33 profiles of the member countries of the EEA (EEA-33) give an updated snapshot of sources of industrial pollution across Europe. ...

  • Eco Expo Asia 2016 closed with record-breaking exhibitor and visitor numbers

    Eco Expo Asia 2016 closed amid great acclaim with record-breaking exhibitor and visitor numbers. Held from 26 – 29 October, the Expo was jointly organised by Messe Frankfurt (HK) Ltd and the Hong Kong Trade Development Council, and co-organised by the Environment Bureau of the Government of Hong Kong Special Administrative Region. The ...


    By Messe Frankfurt (HK) Ltd

  • The Main Role of the Pressure Reducing Valve

    With the wider use of machinery fittings, the valve industry has been boomingly developed. The market demand for pressure reducing valve is greatly enhanced as well. As a result, the purchase of pressure reducing valve has aroused attention. So, how can we choose the better pressure reducing valve? The ...


    By Adamant Valves

  • How Do Chemyx Syringe Pumps Work?

    A syringe pump is a small, positive-displacement pump used to gradually transfer precise volumes of fluid. All Chemyx Fusion series syringe pumps are driven via a stepper motor. This stepper motor precisely turns a lead screw that is threaded through a pusher block, which causes the pusher block to move. When the pump is in infusion mode, the pusher block pushes against the plunger of a secured ...


    By Chemyx Inc

  • Survalent Helps Mid-Ohio Energy Achieve 64% Reduction in Outage Time

    Survalent, a leading provider of advanced distribution management systems (ADMS), recenty announced that Mid-Ohio Energy Cooperative has reduced outage time by almost two-thirds since adopting SurvalentONE SCADA and OMS applications. Mid-Ohio Energy is a not-for-profit, customer-owned electric utility serving residential and commercial customers throughout central Ohio. ...


    By Smart Grid Observer

  • ABIH® Elects New Chair, Vice Chair and Several Board of Director Members

    The American Board of Industrial Hygiene® is pleased to announce the start of Jeffrey R. Miller’s term as Chair of the ABIH® Board of Directors. The Board also elected a new Vice Chair and four new Board members during its annual Fall meeting.   Jeffrey R. Miller, PhD, CIH, CSP is a Senior Scientist with Oak Ridge ...


    By Cochrane & Associates, LLC

  • North America to Dominate the Global Market for Smart Water Grid

    According to the latest study by Future Market Insights (FMI), the global smart water grid market is likely to witness robust growth during the 2017 – 2026 forecast period. Registering 18.8% CAGR, the market is projected to ...


    By Smart Grid Observer

  • Energetik selects Switch2 customer services and smart metering for Enfield heat networks

    Energetik, Enfield Council's local energy company, has selected Switch2 Energy to provide customer support and smart metering for its low carbon community heat networks. Switch2 will provide repairs and maintenance; along with heat metering and billing. As part of Energetik's customer first approach, Switch 2 will offer  rapid response times, ...


    By Switch2 Energy Limited

  • Veolia’s HPD® Evaporator and Crystallizer Technology Chosen by North American Lithium

    North American Lithium Inc. is planning to re-start its hydromet mining operation in La Corne, Quebec, Canada for the production of lithium carbonate (Li2CO3). Lithium carbonate is one of the main materials needed to produce lithium ion batteries for electric vehicles, computers and mobile phones.   North American Lithium has turned to Veolia Water Technologies for the ...


    By Veolia Water Technologies

  • 18th International Automobile Recycling Congress IARC 2018

    The 18th International Automobile Recycling Congress IARC 2018 organized by ICM AG will be held from March 14 – 16, 2018 in the hotel Marriott in Vienna, Austria. Delegates from industry, authorities and academia will discuss and present news and challenges of the manufacturing and end-of-life vehicle (ELV) business. The congress will bring together the various links in the ELV recycling ...

  • Enabling Secure Connections in Subsea Defense Systems

    TE Connectivity (TE)’s SEACON supports deep sea military systems, including submarine and surface ships, littoral water systems and harbor surveillance, through its highly reliable, robust connectivity solutions, such as its wide selection of military connectors.  TE also designs and manufactures a range of electrical, optical and coaxial subsea underwater connectors and penetrators, ...


    By SEACON

  • EU fluorinated gases phase-down remains on track

    European Union efforts to phase-down the production and import of fluorinated greenhouse-gases (F-gases) made good progress in 2016, according to the latest annual update published by the European Environment Agency (EEA) today. The EEA report ‘Fluorinated greenhouse gases 2017,’ tracks progress ...

  • Total Drain Simplified by Hold-up Volume Recovery Kit

    Sterlitech’s Hold-up Volume Recovery Kit is designed to enable users to recover residual solution from a cross flow filtration system or a skid mounted system to achieve a total drain. Available in both 110V and ...


    By Sterlitech Corporation

  • Supported by Dubai Municipality and Etihad ESCO, Dubai Green Hotel Innovation was launched yesterday

    Dubai (December 6, 2017), Supported by Dubai Municipality and Etihad ESCO, the 2nd annual Dubai Green Hotel Innovation has been launched successfully yesterday at Marriott Hotel Al Jaddaf. This conference is organized by Advanced Conferences & Meetings. Holley Chant,Executive Director - Corporate Sustainability at KEO International Consultantschaired the conference. Ali ...

  • ELDAN Multi Purpose Rasper very popular in Italy

    “Microgomma Energia is one of the most important players in Italy among companies recycling waste tires. They have been in the industry for over 35 years, and it is a great honor that they have decided to trust ELDAN Recycling to expand the plants” says Alessandro Silvestri at NME s.r.l. – ELDAN’s local representative. The company based in Montepulciano, already working ...


    By Eldan Recycling A/S

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