Partners Edmonton-based Epcor Water Services and Ostara Nutrient Recovery Technologies, of Vancouver, announced Tuesday they are building a plant to recover phosphorous from the waste water stream produced by the Clover Bar biosolids settling lagoons at the Edmonton Waste Management Centre.
ince 2011, Google has been challenging innovative teens aged 13-18 from all around the world, to use their technology and scientific know-how to transform the world into a better place. Contestants are categorized into three age categories (13-14, 15-16, 17-18) and five semi-finalists are selected from each.
"Magic sand" could be Panasonic's new big thing. This material, a byproduct of the company's inductionheating cooking technology, can create an underground dam of sorts. Combined with a water recycling system, the dam makes agriculture possible even in arid regions.
GE Power & Water introduced the latest in membrane-based wastewater treatment technology last week. It combines anaerobic digestion technology with the ZeeWeed™ 500 membranes to create anaerobic membrane bioreactor (AnMBR).
As Malaysia’s new international finance and trading hub, the TRX Project will be designed according to the highest environmental standards, and a key focus throughout the development will be water reuse.
Albany, NY (PRWEB) - SEMATECH, the global consortium of chipmakers, announced today that Kurita Water Industries Limited, a leader in the water treatment and environmental industries, has partnered with SEMATECH to develop innovative technologies for low defectivity ultrapure water (UPW) applications used in semiconductor manufact
The LilyPads, which are plastic, contain a mesh with a nano-tech coating. When sunlight hits the surface, it spurs a reaction that breaks down material in the water nearby. The process is sufficient to eliminate E. coli and salmonella, and also helps trap heavy metals, Owen says.
Global water services company Hyflux had signed an agreement to license hydrophilic (water-loving) filtration technology developed by the University of South Australia (UniSA )and patented by commercialising company ITEK.
Hyflux will develop the hydrophilic filtration technology for use in its water treatment products globally.
In early September, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency granted $4 million to CU Boulder’s engineering department to establish a national center to improve drinking water treatment facilities for small towns and rural communities.
The state is getting a new infusion of funding from the federal government to help make drinking-water plants and sewage-treatment plants more resilient in the event of big storms, such as Hurricane Sandy.
Entrepreneur Josh Adler was attending a lecture on fracking at MIT’s Sloan School of Management when the magnitude of the domestic oil and gas boom hit him. Like many Americans, he had no idea that fracking had exploded—there’s on the order of 20 times more drilling with fracking—in just the last six years.