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OriginClear White Paper demonstrates that treating water on-site combats global warming and improves the environment

12-07-2019
OriginClear, white paper, pollution, water treatment, wastewater treatment

OriginClear Inc. has published an industry white paper which finds that by treating water on-site using a Modular Water System (MWS), businesses can greatly reduce water costs, improve the environment and even combat global warming. Highlights of the white paper include the current state of the U.S. centralized water treatment, a 1950s type model …

Thailand: State agencies determined to bring 'water polluter' to book

11-07-2019
Thailand, water pollution

Two state agencies say they are determined an ethanol factory will pay for polluting the Mae Klong River in October 2016 and are demanding almost six million baht (SGD $265,873) for damage caused to the environment. Pralong Damrongthai, head of the Pollution Control Department (PCD), said his department and the Fisheries Department will continue …

India inaugurates first potable wastewater treatment plant

25-06-2019
India, wastewater treatment, pollution

India has inaugurated its first portable, potable wastewater treatment plant, at Parmarth Niketan in Rishikesh. The 50-kilolitres-per-day wastewater treatment plant uses four-part treatment technology to treat wastewater, which can then be reused for irrigation, laundry, gardening and other types of daily domestic usage. The system was jointly …

Over 80,000 visitors expected at Aquatech China as water climbs even further on the agenda

24-05-2019
Aquatech China, China, water pollution, exhibition, trade show

Over 1,900 exhibitors and 80,000 visitors are expected to attend Aquatech China beginning of June. Next to a packed show floor, an esteemed speaker line-up will present at different stages. Water is a rising fixture on the Chinese agenda. Earlier this year, during the National People’s Congress (NPC), a draft budget report suggested RMB30 …