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Water Environment Research Open Access Article Investigates Activated Sludge Modeling

04-03-2016

The open access article for the March 2016 edition of Water Environment Research (WER) investigates ways to improve sludge production predictions in the activated sludge process by examining the extent to which un-biodegradable organic fractions are actually degradable. “In their paper on activated sludge solids modeling, Friedrich et al., …

Global Water Awards 2016 Shortlist Announced

03-03-2016

Global Water Intelligence (GWI) has announced the list of companies and projects which have been shortlisted for the 2016 Global Water Awards and voting will open March 2nd to GWI subscribers, Water Desalination Report (WDR) subscribers, International Desalination Association (IDA) members and delegates who registered for the Global Water Summit …

WATER PLANET ANNOUNCES TWO KEY HIRES

01-03-2016

      L to R: Bryce Davis and Jeff Koehler Water Planet, an award-winning global supplier of high-performance membrane-based water treatment solutions, announces that Bryce W. Davis, Ph.D. and Jeff Koehler, Ph.D. have joined its growing team. Dr. Davis, who possesses a Ph.D. in Analytical Chemistry, has joined Water Planet as …

The Story of Gulhi: A Solution for the World’s Water Problem

26-02-2016

Aquiva Foundation Marks Two-year Anniversary of a Sustainable Desalination Plant in the Maldives In February 2014, the small island of Gulhi welcomed a Membrane Distillation plant, which uses a revolutionary membrane distillation technology that enables desalination of water for the 1,200 inhabitants and tourists on the island using waste heat …