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BioLargo scales up commercial prototype for AOS water treatment technology

07-04-2020
BioLargo, advanced oxidation system, AOS, water treatment, wastewater treatment, oxidation

BioLargo, a developer of environmental engineering company, has begun manufacturing a scaled up commercial prototype of its Advanced Oxidation System (AOS) that can process 500 gallons of water per minute (GPM). The new design uses the Spiral AOS geometry to get greater flowrate capacity without reducing size. This new design is modular and …

Potable reuse: The answer to Florida’s billion-gallon question?

19-02-2020
Florida, direct potable reuse, DPR, sustainability, water quality, water supply, water management

Direct Potable Reuse (DPR) is an alternative, sustainable supply of water that can help Florida to meet its projected water needs. By 2035 the sunshine state is forecast to require an additional 1.1 billion gallons of fresh water per day to help meet supply. And with fresh groundwater supplies becoming limited, reusing water for potable uses has …

Non-thermal plasma – the panacea for wastewater treatment?

04-02-2020
non-thermal plasma, oxidation, water treatment, wastewater treatment, flowrox

The decline of fresh water supplies is one of the most ominous and persistent global challenges today. The UN World Water Development Report 2019 states that over two billion people live in countries that suffer from high water stress and further refers to estimates that approximately four billion people experience severe water scarcity at least …

Editor’s pickIDA announces strategic partnership with Cape Town’s 2020 W12 Congress

26-11-2019
IDA, International Desalination Association, congress, Cape Town, challenges, water management

The International Desalination Association has announced its strategic partnership with the City of Cape Town for the 2020 W12 Congress, held at the Cape Town International Convention Centre and the University of Western Cape from January 27-31, 2020. The W12 Congress will bring together city officials, academics, business executives, water …

Editor’s pickSingapore’s Tuas Nexus wins Most Innovative Water-Energy Nexus Project Award in Dubai

24-10-2019
Singapore, Tuas Nexus, International Desalination Association, IDA World Congress, award, wastewater treatment, biogas, waste management

Singapore’s Tuas Nexus – the world’s first fully energy-self-sufficient greenfield facility that will integrate used water treatment and waste management in a single facility – has won international recognition even before construction works commence. Tuas Nexus was named the “Most Innovative WaterEnergy Nexus …

ABB Ability™ Remote Insights for service helps customers bring operations back online more quickly with remote expert support and guidance.

23-10-2019
ABB, Operations, Support, Guidance, ITAP

ABB, a leading provider of integrated automation solutions, is introducing a new augmented reality platform to improve the ability of ABB and its customers to speed response times, extend asset lifecycles, improve production performance and ensure operational excellence. ABB Ability™ Remote Insights for service is being introduced at the …