In Sub-Saharan Africa sanitation needs of the majority of the urban population are met by onsite sanitation technologies. These technologies can provide sustainable and more affordable sanitation compared to sewer-based systems.
The FaME and U-ACT Project researched innovative solutions to increase access to sustainable sanitation services.
Oasys claims that this is the first membrane-based solution that is capable of treating water with salt concentrations up to five times higher than seawater. The Membrane Brine Concentrator<a href="http://oasyswater.com/solutions/mbc/" style="color: rgb(0, 102, 204); text-decoration: none; font-family: 'Droid Sans', sans-serif;
Mitesh holds an MS degree in electrical engineering with expertise in optical fiber technologies and an MBA from Colorado State University (CSU) from a program specific to entrepreneurship in sustainability and base of the pyramid or emerging markets.
Halifax Regional Municipality of Nova Scotia, Canada, is the first Canadian city to use an in-pipe hydroelectric generation system within a pressurized water distribution pipeline, according to Halifax Water. On Nov.
Over the years of writing for the Important Media Network (and its previous incarnation of Green Options), I have been instantly attracted to good consumer technology products that make the environment a priority.
At a time of unprecedented drought in large parts of the U.S., it's surprising how much water we still waste. The Environmental Protection Agency says the average home loses 10,000 gallons per year and that 10% of homes lose 90 gallons a day, or more than 30,000 gallons a year.
Plants are more than just a beautiful addition to a backyard pond. They also serve an important function in maintaining an appropriate balance of nutrients in the pond’s water. Plants not only reduce the amount of algae that is able to grow, but also use waste materials from fish, providing a natural water filtration mechanism. Choosing the right combination of aquatic plants from the four categories will help keep your pond water clean and clear without the addition of chemicals.
In the Dutch region of Overijssel the local Water Board governs the water in the Agricultural polders. One of their refurbishment projects concerns a pumping station built in the year 1933 which has been designated as a so called municipal monument.
Dow is bringing water treatment system modeling to your fingertips with new software that helps simplify and accelerate modeling of components, evaluate new or retrofit system designs, and plan construction of desalination water treatment systems.