More than 70% of the Earth's surface is covered in water, but only 0.01% of that water is fit to drink. And the world's population is growing, along with the need for water. Between 2000 and 2025, the world's water consumption is forecast to rise by about 30%.
The global water treatment products market is forecast to grow at a CAGR of 8.5% over the period 2013-2018 in this research. Water treatment products refer to products that assist in removing the impurities in water.
Reliable groundwater supplies in California are essential to the health and well-being of all Americans. Much of the food consumed in the United States, including about half of the fruits and vegetables, is grown in California.
Now scientists at Stanford University have developed a low-cost, emissions-free device that uses an ordinary AAA battery to produce hydrogen by water electrolysis. The battery sends an electric current through two electrodes that split liquid water into hydrogen and oxygen gas.
Innovator Dr. Dudley Jackson developed a waterless toilet for rural areas and temporary settlements that separates liquids from solids to improve environmental impact, decrease the potential for disease, reduce odour and ensure easier removal.
The U.S. Coast Guard (USCG) has granted alternate management system (AMS) acceptance of Evoqua Water Technologies’ SeaCURE™ ballast water management system for use in fresh, brackish and sea water providing ship owners with a type approved and AMS accepted solution that can be deployed in any trade lane worldwide.
A frequent consultant on large dam projects, Mr. Scudder held out hope through most of his 58-year career that the poverty relief delivered by a properly constructed and managed dam would outweigh the social and environmental damage it caused.