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Patented New Wastewater Treatment Technology is Turned On in Unity

02-02-2017

The Town of Unity, located in Saskatchewan, has fired up a first-of-its-kind-in-Canada wastewater treatment system, and they have high hopes for the technology. In fact, the community's administration believes that the results of the treatment system will surpass the "release of water to a fish-bearing environment" standards. The new wastewater …

Chemical free water treatment cleans up Thai sugarcane processing

02-02-2017

Text: Caleb Radford / Retrieved from The Lead South Australia Computer-generated frequencies are being charged through wastewater to help sugarcane-processing plants in Thailand meet environmental standards. Hydrosmart is a South Australian company that uses a unique water treatment process to improve water quality without the addition of …

Too many damaging products being flushed

01-02-2017

Water New Zealand says that wastewater treatment plants around the country are under growing stress because of the huge number of products that are flushed away. This includes not just products containing microbeads but also wipes which are often used for cosmetics and cleaning. This problem is not unique to New Zealand. According to a separate …

Time to act on water scarcity

01-02-2017

FAO Director-General calls for better water management and improved access for small farmers FAO Director-General José Graziano da Silva receiving the final communique of the GFFA 2017 on behalf of FAO and UN Water from German Federal Minister for Food and Agriculture Christian Schmidt. Growing water scarcity is now one of the leading …

inge GmbH welcomes new Manager of Membrane Solutions, South East Asia

01-02-2017

inge GmbH has announced the appointment of Krishnan Sadasivam (Sada) to Manager of Membrane Solutions, South East Asia. Sada will be responsible for the inge® UF product portfolio business throughout South East Asia. With his extensive membrane experience and proven track record, the company expects that he will drive inge®‘s …

Mueller Water Products to Acquire Singer Valve

31-01-2017

Acquisition Strengthens Mueller’s Pressure Management Capabilities Mueller Water Products, Inc. (NYSE:MWA) has announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Singer Valve, a manufacturer of automatic control valves, for C$34 million in cash. Singer Valve designs and manufactures automatic control valves, offering engineered …