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Wastewater turned into Antimicrobial Packaging

10-04-2019
wastewater treatment, Turkey, zero waste

Image credit to Daily Sabah. Faculty members and students in Abant İzzet Baysal University (AİBU)’s Faculty of Engineering Food and Environmental Engineering Department have produced antimicrobial packaging from potato factory wastewater. AİBU is a supporter of the Zero Waste Project, one of the key priorities in the Turkish economy to …

Philippine Government Urged to Explore Wastewater Treatment, Desalination options to address Water Woes

08-04-2019
Philippines, wastewater treatment, desalination

Amid the clamour for water supply in several areas in Cebu due to the effect of the dry season, an option that is being proposed to the Philippine government and large firms is the possible conversion of wastewater and saline water into potable water. Engineer Edgar Sibonga, executive director of the Provincial Water Resources Authority (PWRA), …

Eaton lands Gaza Wastewater Treatment Plant Contract

08-04-2019
Gaza, wastewater treatment

Power management company Eaton and its local partner in Jordan SAM Engineering have been awarded a major contract to provide complete power distribution and industrial Control solutions for the Khan Younis Waste Water Treatment Plant in Gaza, Palestine. The Khan Younis Waste Water Treatment Plant is being developed under the United Nations …