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Moderate Market Growth Forecast for Advanced Oxidation Technologies, Reports BCC Research

13-09-2016

Advanced oxidation technologies have gained interest in recent years because of their outstanding technical characteristics for eliminating a variety of pollutants in water and wastewater. BCC Research reveals in its new report that as environmental regulations tighten amid dwindling global water resources, key industrial sectors (oil and gas, …

Water Sector Leaders Share Policy and Research Priorities with Energy Secretary Moniz

13-09-2016

Water policy and research priorities were the focus in a September 7 meeting of water industry leaders with U.S. Energy Secretary Ernest Moniz. Seven organizations representing utilities that provide service to 90 percent of the population in the United States served by drinking water, wastewater, resource recovery, reuse, and stormwater systems …

Structural Lining Helps Beverage Plant Solve Critical Infrastructure Deterioration

12-09-2016

Quality Pipe Services, Inc. (QPS), based in Denver CO, was contracted by Evanco Environmental to rehabilitate badly deteriorated onsite sanitary collection system structures at a major beverage manufacturing plant. Using a mix of technologies including Sprayroq SprayWall™ lining, QPS managed to rehabilitate and bring the system back online …

Asia-Pacific tagged as ‘hot spot for water insecurity’

07-09-2016

A new report released by the Asian Development Bank identifies six countries in Asia, including Singapore, to have the lowest water availability per person by 2050. Economies in the Asia-Pacific region cannot sustain their present dynamic growth “unless water is brought into the equation” as the region faces a “crisis” in …

Visions are turned into reality

07-09-2016

World Vision and Grundfos want to supply water to the world. The target is to provide millions of people with access to water by 2020. Already now, a significant milestone is reached.The American NGO World Vision and Grundfos have joined forces to secure water for people worldwide. The partnership's ambitious target is to reach two million people …

WWEM 2016 Lab Conference focuses on priority pollutants

07-09-2016

Laboratory analysts from around the world will congregate in Telford (UK) on 2nd and 3rd November to focus on the testing, monitoring and analysis of water, wastewater and environmental samples. Featuring a wider range of conferences, workshops, demonstrations and an international exhibition, WWEM 2016 will be even larger than previous WWEM …

At the Nexus of Water and Climate Change

06-09-2016

With the clock counting down towards the November climate summit in Marrakech, Morocco, where parties to the climate treaty agreed in Paris will negotiate implementation, it’s clear that managing water resources will be a key aspect of any effective deal. Here at World Water Week, which concluded on Friday, Susanne Skyllerstedt, programme …

Castaic Lake Water Agency Selects SCADAWatch

06-09-2016

Innovyze has announced that Castaic Lake Water Agency (CLWA), California, has chosen the company’s revolutionary SCADAWatch software solution to support mission-critical network modeling applications, supplement system performance monitoring in real time, gain insight and drive operational improvements. The implementation also boosts the …

Self-calibrating UV transmittance monitor from Sensorex

03-09-2016

The UVT-LED-PW Transmittance Monitor (formerly PearlSense T254) provides continuous monitoring for accurate UV disinfection dosing. The compact monitor delivers fast, accurate, in-line transmittance readings in industrial process and drinking water settings, where UV disinfection is used. Patented automatic wiping and calibration mechanisms …