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School of Mines creates water treatment technology hub

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The Colorado School of Mines recently celebrated the grand opening of a new 10,000-square-foot research facility in Denver that will pave the way for greater collaboration with industry, government and academia to tackle one of the biggest challenges facing society today – access to clean water. The WE2ST (Water-Energy Education, Science …

Sound Waves Could Save Florida from Algal Bloom Devastation


A sound solution The state of Florida is investigating the use of sound waves to target and kill algae in Lake Okeechobee. Last year, the state of emergency had to be declared in several counties following severe algal blooms throughout the state. This year, Florida commissioners want to prevent algal bloom disasters by using a chemical-free …

Applications Open for Utility of the Future Today Recognition Programme


The Utility of the Future Today recognition programme returns for a fourth year to honour water resource recovery facilities for community engagement, watershed stewardship, and recovery of resources such as water, energy, and nutrients. The deadline to apply for recognition this year is May 31. The Utility of the Future concept is being promoted …

Duperon Corporation President Mark Turpin Joins Berg Business Board


Duperon Corporation, leader in innovative preliminary liquids/solids separation systems, today announced that Duperon President Mark Turpin has joined the Berg Business Board. The Berg Business Board is a group of area businessmen and women who lend their expertise, advice, and support to Heidelberg University students. By providing resources, …

World Bank emphasises importance of water technology at Milwaukee event


Wisconsin’s strength in water technology was on full display on March 21 at the Water Industry Workshop and Procurement Seminar with The World Bank in Milwaukee, Wis. The World Bank emphasised how important water-related innovation is to its projects which include $114 billion in global infrastructure development, historically resulting in …