Zero-Discharge News

  • Beaufort-Jasper Water and Sewer Authority’s Hardeeville Water Reclamation Facility Expansion Project Receives ISI Envision Bronze Award

    The Beaufort-Jasper Water and Sewer Authority’s (BJWSA) Hardeeville Water Reclamation Facility (HWRF) expansion project has received the Institute for Sustainable Infrastructure (ISI) Envision rating system’s Bronze award, which recognizes sustainable infrastructure across the full range of environmental, social, and economic impacts. BJWSA’s reclamation facility expansion is ...

  • Aquatech Leads Two Workshops During The International Water Conference® (IWC)

    Greg Mandigo will lead a workshop on Evaporative Water Treatment Fundamentals for Steam Generating EOR Processes during The International Water Conference® (IWC) in San Antonio, TX. The workshop will be held on Thursday morning, November 10, from 8:00 am to 12 noon, and will explore everything from evaporator design, to its integration into various EOR processes: including steam-flood, SAGD ...

  • Apple Processing Wastewater - Golden Town Apple’s Lagoon

    “Our problem started with smell….but we were also struggling with suspended solids and CBOD levels, so we reached out to SciCorp,” says Lauren Holtzschuh, Quality Assurance Manager with Golden Town Apples, a division of Lassonde Inc.   “As soon as we used the product, you couldn’t smell it anymore, it was amazing”, she goes on to say. ...


    By Scicorp International Corp.

  • Purifying and recycling: zero discharge!

    C&G for the supply of equipment and supporting technology to widely different areas of activity but all with a common target: To IMPROVE the conditions of a determined wastewater. C&G offer a complete product line to fit your needs: vacuum evaporators, reverel osmosis, ultrafiltration, ion exchange, chemical - physical treatment, demineralizers, filter press & special equipment for ...

  • W.O.G Technologies and Aquaporin Asia sign Letter of Intent

    Aquaporin Asia and W.O.G Technologies have signed a Letter of Intent for joint test-bedding under Aquaporin Asia’s 3 year NRF funded forward osmosis project. WOG and Aquaporin Asia aim to initiate proof-of-concept studies in which the Aquaporin Inside™ Forward Osmosis Technology is applied as a pre-concentration step in Zero Liquid Discharge (ZLD) systems and wastewater ...


    By Aquaporin A/S

  • Learn about clean production with VACUDEST: H2O GmbH at GreenExpo in Mexico

    “For us, sustainability also means cost-effectiveness,” says Matthias Fickenscher, Managing Partner at H2O GmbH. The company develops environmentally friendly technologies for processing industrial wastewater left over from production processes. H2O GmbH will present the innovative VACUDEST vacuum distillation systems to interested specialists attending GreenExpo, the three-day ...


    By H2O GmbH

  • EnviroChemie strengthens its sales activities in India

    During the Intersolar trade fair in Munich in June, EnviroChemie entered into a new cooperation agreement with India-based Bergen Group. "Cooperating with Bergen Group is ideal for strengthening our sales activities in India. Bergen Group operates seven offices in India and can therefore help us with local support", explains Elmar Billenkamp, responsible for India at EnviroChemie. Bergen Group ...


    By EnviroChemie GmbH

  • Wastewater Treatment, Reuse and Discharge at Congreso Internacional de Agrotecnologias

    Roberto Suarez, from Spena Group, will be presenting about Wastewater Treatment, Reuse and Discharge this week at Congreso Internacional de Agrotecnologias (International Agrotechnology Congress) in the Campo Ferial de la UNALM Lima. We hope you’re able to see the presentation and don’t forget to stop by booth #136 ...

  • SYMBIONA S.A. at Singapore Water Week

    SYMBIONA S.A. cordially invites you to visit its booth during the Singapore Water Week in Marina Bay Sands Hotel in 11-13.07 July.  Our booth number is L1-W21 and you may find us in the EU Business Avenues in South East Asia part of the exhibition. Our staff from SYMBIONA S.A. and SYMBIONA Asia-Pacific will await you there. Come and talk ...


    By SYMBIONA SA

  • Zero Liquid Discharge production saves money and protects the environment: H2O GmbH at IFAT

    Sustainability is the hot topic of our time. In a world of dwindling natural resources, taking environmental responsibility is absolutely essential. This is why H2O GmbH from Steinen, Germany, is following a vision to achieve a ‘wastewater-free future in all industries’. The VACUDEST vacuum distillation system is a sustainable industrial wastewater treatment method that allows ...


    By H2O GmbH

  • From start-up to growth phase: insights for innovators

    Last month’s Aquatech Amsterdam was a success for Dutch company Salttech. Not only did it win overall first prize in the 2015 Aquatech Innovation Award for its DyVaR zero liquid discharge wastewater treatment technology, but there was an excellent response on the show floor to what was one of the first public showings for the company’s new system. ‘I was very positively ...


    By Aquatech Global Events

  • Infographic Wastewater Treatment

    Wastewater treatment includes many different steps until the cleaned water can be discharged to further use. Our infographic shows the important steps in the classic wastewater treatment process. See all  steps from wastewater intake  to the wastewater treatment plant discharge into the receiving water. See also the steps of gas and sludge ...


    By NIVUS GmbH

  • AQUATECH introduces AQUAR2RO™ process for zero liquid discharge and high recovery plants

    Aquatech, a global leader in water treatment solutions, introduces the AquaR2RO™ membrane process designed for use in facilities requiring Zero Liquid Discharge (ZLD) or very high recovery. The AquaR2RO process features a unique configuration of membranes engineered to cost-effectively treat waters that are difficult to treat with conventional membranes processes. Due to its distinctive ...

  • City of Jerome, Idaho Settles Wastewater Permit Violations with EPA

    Wastewater discharged into the Snake River, the J8 canal and other waters will be cleaner as a result of a recent settlement between the City of Jerome, Idaho and the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. The City has agreed to upgrade its wastewater treatment plant to ensure the facility has the capacity to handle future discharges. The Clean Water Act requires that wastewater discharges comply ...

  • Under Settlement Bangor, Maine Takes Additional Action to Address Wastewater and Stormwater Discharges

    Under the terms of a Consent Decree lodged today in federal court to address noncompliance with the Clean Water Act, the City of Bangor, Maine, will take action to prevent sewer overflows and contaminated stormwater from entering the Penobscot River and Kenduskeag Stream. The City complied fully with the terms of an earlier consent decree with EPA but had not fully achieved the goals set forth in ...

  • Settlement Ensures that Lawrence Addresses Wastewater and Stormwater Discharges

    Under the terms of a Consent Decree lodged today in federal court to address violations of the Clean Water Act, the City of Lawrence will focus efforts on conditions that result in sewer overflows and contaminated stormwater. The Consent Decree is the result of a federal enforcement action brought by the U.S. Department of Justice, on behalf of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. The ...

  • Canada and Quebec Propose Agreement on Wastewater Regulation

    On March 21, 2015, the Minister of the Environment (“Minister”) published a Notice of a proposed Agreement entitled “Canada–Quebec Agreement on Acts and Regulations Applicable to Quebec’s Municipal Wastewater Treatment Sector” (“proposed Agreement”). The Minister also published a draft “Order ...


    By GLOBE Foundation

  • Colorado River Sewer System Joint Venture to Upgrade Wastewater System

    Today, the Colorado River Sewer System Joint Venture, located in Parker, Ariz. entered into an agreement with the EPA to upgrade their wastewater treatment system to meet stringent water quality standards. The cost of the upgrade is approximately $100,000. The upgrades include the design and construction of a new artificial wetlands treatment system. The artificial wetlands will be capable of ...

  • TrojanUVSigna Selected by Greater Chicago

    The TrojanUVSigna has been selected by the Metropolitan Water Reclamation District of Greater Chicago (MWRD). The TrojanUVSigna system is specifically designed for large-scale wastewater disinfection applications, making adoption of UV disinfection easier, reducing the total cost of ownership compared to chemical disinfection and simplifying maintenance for the wastewater treatment plant ...

  • Hundreds of Billions Could Be Spent for Upgrading U.S. Wastewater Plants

    The U.S. House of Representatives Appropriations Committee recently heard testimony which makes a strong case that “modernizing and replacing the country’s aging water and wastewater infrastructure may be the single largest public works need that our Nation faces” and it requires a serious investment. The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) most recent needs ...


    By The McIlvaine Company

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