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2014-10-17 23:07:49

Jet is a leading provider of innovative wastewater treatment systems to 33 countries around the world and exports account for one quarter of its total sales. Cleveland, OH (PRWEB) October 17, 2014 U.S. Trade Representative Michael Froman, the lead United States trade ambassador, and U.S. Senator Sherrod Brown toured the production floor of Jet, Incorporated, a leading provider of innovative wastewater treatment systems to 33 countries around the world. Jet also manufactures commercial...

2014-10-14 20:21:56

LONDON, Oct. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- This BCC Research report provides an in-depth analysis of the global sludge treatment and odor control equipment market, including systems for sludge digestion, sludge dewatering, sludge drying, and physical, chemical and biological odor control technologies. Overviews of each segment are presented. These include current issues affecting the industry, equipment types, legislation relevant to the markets and end-user requirements. Market sizes for...

2014-09-28 00:20:52

NEW YORK, Sept. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- H&M Conscious Foundation Ambassador and Global Citizen Festival co-host, Alek Wek, announced today a new partnership between the H&M Conscious Foundation and WaterAid to bring safe water and toilets to a quarter million students in some of the world's poorest countries by 2017. Renowned fashion model and committed Ambassador to the H&M Conscious Foundation, Alek Wek, was joined on stage by H&M Conscious Foundation...

2014-09-24 23:01:44

Paper mill clarification is the ideal method of paper production. Houston, TX (PRWEB) September 24, 2014 Colarasis, Inc. has a new method of water treatment and purification which recovers fibers otherwise lost in water waste and permits the use of water over and over, thus cutting cost. This process is called paper mill clarification. Fibers broken down in chemical solutions containing this processed water make the chemicals much more active and effective, and the fibers become...

2014-09-22 16:22:39

CALGARY, Sept. 22, 2014 /CNW/ - CAWST, the Centre for Affordable Water and Sanitation Technology, has announced its latest results, showing that the Calgary-based charity has reached an additional 1.8 million people with safe drinking water or improved sanitation in the past year alone. The latest results bring CAWST's overall reach to 9.3 million people since its founding in 2001. The organization is scaling-up its efforts to address maternal, newborn and child (MNCH) health...

2014-09-22 12:23:09

In Collaboration with New Sanitation Muppet Raya, Jay Gould Will Guide Conversation Discussing the 40 Percent of World Population that Lacks Toilets PISCATAWAY, N.J., Sept. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- American Standard Brands President and CEO Jay Gould will speak at the 10th Clinton Global Initiative (CGI) Annual Meeting tomorrow on the topic of improving access to safe sanitation facilities around the world and its effect on people's health, education and safety. Gould will be joined in...

2014-09-03 16:22:35

Owners of Swimming Pools and Home Heating Oil Tanks Should Take Caution HARRISBURG, Pa., Sept. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Autumn is less than a month away and DEP would like to remind citizens about important precautions to take as they are closing their pools and filling their home heating oil tanks. Pool wastewater, if not disposed of properly, can contaminate local waterways, while poorly maintained home heating oil tanks can leak. When chlorinated water is drained from a swimming...

2014-08-29 23:09:16

Berkeley County’s Landfill showcases the multiple benefits of ClosureTurf™ for improving stormwater quality, reducing odor, reducing cover maintenance and improving landfill gas collection over a traditional Subtitle D vegetative cap. Alpharetta, GA (PRWEB) August 29, 2014 Berkeley County Water and Sanitation recently announced the completion of a 10-acre long-term cover system at its landfill site in Moncks Corner, South Carolina. The site is the first application in the state to use...

2014-08-25 23:01:31

Colarasis, Inc. has discovered a way to remove contaminates from air or water with a Contaminate Clarifier. Houston, TX (PRWEB) August 25, 2014 Colarasis is excited to announce that they have recently discovered a Contaminate Clarifier which removes contaminates from water or air. These contaminates create health hazards and are a public nuisance. The Contaminate Clarifier can be built to purify any flow of water needed. It is estimated the cost of reclaiming water to be approximately .03...

2014-08-20 12:21:28

600,000 SaTo Sanitary Toilet Pans to Be Distributed Over the Next Five Years PISCATAWAY, N.J., Aug. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A new partnership between American Standard Brands and NGO Water For People will focus on improving quality of life and access to safe sanitation around the globe. Over the next five years, American Standard will donate 600,000 SaTo sanitary toilet pans to be distributed by Water For People to help save lives and prevent the spread of disease from open pit...


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