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Using silica gel to desalinate brackish water

27-03-2020
Membrion, desalination, solutions,

Former UW lecturer and chemical engineering graduate student Greg Newbloom and mentor John Plaza developed technology using silica gel to desalinate brackish water. Newbloom and Plaza are now using that technology to power a new startup, Membrion, which aims to increase the ability for water purification at a lower cost. Silica gel is often found …

Cambrian Innovation acquires Baswood, accelerates progress toward sustainable industrial wastewater management

07-02-2020
Cambrian Innovation, Baswood, acquisition, water treatment, wastewater treatment, industrial, sustainable

Cambrian Innovation, a commercial provider of distributed wastewater and resource recovery solutions, has successfully acquired Baswood, an expert in technology-based wastewater and biosolids management. The new partnership will accelerate Cambrian’s vision to treat industry as an ecosystem — extracting precious resources, like clean …

SUEZ to expand Hungarian ultrafiltration membrane plant

19-12-2019
SUEZ, ultrafiltration, membrane, Hungary

As a result of increased global demand for membrane technologies used in the water sector, SUEZ will invest approximately €30 million (S$45.2 billion) to expand its state-of-the-art facility in Oroszlány, Hungary, where it manufactures ultrafiltration membranes for water and wastewater treatment. Hungarian Minister of Foreign Affairs …