September/October 2019


Silvertex: Sometimes, less is more
In the age of the Internet of Things (IoT) and the ever-growing push towards Industry 4.0, plant owners constantly seek better, more advanced solutions to their problems – inadvertently forgetting that sometimes, the best solutions might just be the simplest. Here, Silvertex Aqua offers an ingenious solution to aid the process of disinfection in the water treatment process, where biocides or UV light are commonly used.

Efficient sludge thickening and dewatering: How to find the right parameters for choosing the ideal solution
Sludge thickening and dewatering are key process steps when treating wastewater. Numerous suppliers provide dozens of different machines to make this process easier – all claiming that their solution is the best, but often not taking account of the fact that several given parameters in a plant determine the success of the equipment chosen and consequently, the efficiency and profitability of operations.With no one-size-fit-all solution, how do plants find the one to fit their specific requirements?

Business raising its ambition to meet the wastewater opportunity
Most of the data related to the global status of water and sanitation is shocking: billions without access to safe drinking water and adequate sanitation, demand for freshwater projected to outstrip supply and 80 per cent of all wastewater discharged directly into the environment without treatment.