Editor’s pickAs synthetic microfibres infiltrate food, water and air, how can we prevent future release?(Part 3)

Scientists and manufacturers are looking for ways to keep synthetic microfibres from getting into the environment in the first place   Written by Mary Catherine O’ Connor, first published on Ensia.com Editor’s note: This is the final installment in a three-part series on the emerging threat of microfibre pollution. In part one we investigated where microfibres come from and …

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A new water monitoring device by WaterSpy aims to provide fast diagnosis of …

The WaterSpy project is developing water quality analysis photonics technology suitable for online, field measurements. WaterSpy technology will be integrated, for validation purposes, into an existing, commercial water quality monitoring platform, in the form of a portable add-on. WaterSpy will be used in the field for the analysis of critical …

Schneider Electric

Sewer blockages in Cape Town hits R$270 million last year

Cape Town’s residents need to do more to help their city overcome the obstacle of sewer system misuse. The problem is so dire that operations to remove inappropriate materials from the sewer system, which are creating blockages and overflows, have to be carried out daily. Sewer blockages cost approximately R270 million in the 2017/18 …

Veolia reports strong first half results

Sustained revenue growth continues with accelerated EBITDA  progression in the second quarter for Veolia. -          Revenue : €12,565 million, + 6.0per cent2, seven consecutive quarters of sustained growth -          EBITDA : €1,673 million, …

LANXESS provides wings

Unmanned aerial vehicles, commonly known as drones,have undergone rapid development over the past few years. Whether as a toy for children and adults or – in top quality – as support for rescue operations and in farming, drones are becoming increasingly common. Market research institute Gartner estimates that around three million …

Opposition not supportive of Johor’s second water operator plan

There are plans to set up a second water operator company in Johor to rely less on existing company SAJ Ranhill Sdn Bhd, but the Opposition believes the plan is not viable. Mentri Besar Datuk Osman Sap­ian said if the plan were to be implemented, water users in the state will have more options. He commented that the state government would …


Xylem’s Flygt Experior Clog Free Pumping

The Flygt Experior pumping solution combines superior functionality of N-technology, premium efficiency motors and intelligent controls to offer the ultimate in efficient, clog-free pumping.

Glynwed/FIP: Exciting product launch coming your way in 2016

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New diaphragm valves with maximised flow rates, available in manual and pneumatically actuated versions.

Equipped with the DIALOCK® system – an innovative hand wheel with an immediate and ergonomic operating locking device that allows it to be adjusted and locked in over 300 positions.

A full range of pneumatically actuated versions with piston and diaphragm actuators.

Grundfos Production Site Tour

Join us for a tour at Grundfos’ production sites to experience the technical expertise and dedication that goes into manufacturing the SP pump and motor.

Peristaltic Hose Pump - Dura 55

The New Dura 55 peristaltic hose pump is the latest addition to the Dura family, offering second generation hose pump technology. It offers the market 20% more performance, high flow rates and lower maintenance, thus reducing your overall life cycle costs.

VIQUA: The Story of UV

A review of UV and its history in water treatment, how UV is used today, and the general make-up of a UV water disinfection system.