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2013-11-26 23:20:29

CabinetHardware.org announced a new program to build toilets for villagers and urban slum dwellers in Nepal, where the lack of hygienic facilities is a top cause of illness and death. The fundraising campaign is a part of the Israel-based nonprofit Tevel b'Tzedek Fund Project. Nepal (PRWEB) November 26, 2013 CabinetHardware.org has launched a new fundraising campaign to help bring toilets to the South Asian country of Nepal, where poor hygiene and sanitation are a major cause of...

2013-11-22 23:21:24

Tighter environmental regulations and water scarcity are pushing power plant operators to rethink their water supply and wastewater strategies. How can the water industry make the most of the opportunities? (PRWEB) November 22, 2013 Water and power generation are inseparable. Fossil fuel-fired power stations require a reliable, consistent stream of treated water to operate effectively. Wastewater streams generated from the combustion of coal need adequate treatment before being...

2013-11-21 23:30:20

Instead of allowing concrete slurry wastewater from entering the sewers and polluting the ocean, contractors can solidify their waste with Gelmaxx products and dispose it in any standard trash can. (PRWEB) November 21, 2013 As more construction companies become environmentally conscious, they turn to Gelmaxx for a green solution. Gelmaxx has created a product that helps reduce the harmful impact that concrete slurry wastewater can have on the ocean. When contractors grind or cut concrete...

2013-11-20 23:22:16

Join End Users and Leading Tech Providers As They Survey Innovations from the Entire Water Reuse Spectrum Woodland Hills, CA (PRWEB) November 20, 2013 Infocast, the leading business intelligence and networking events producer water industry, has announced the 5th Annual Water Reuse Tech Summit, scheduled for January 27-29, 2014 in San Antonio, TX. The US water treatment market is projecting healthy growth – to hit $13 billion by 2017 – as new, disruptive technologies create new...

2013-11-20 23:04:57

Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report: Understanding the Growth Potential within the Building Technologies Market. London (PRWEB) November 20, 2013 Overall, the main objective of this study was to identify levels of familiarity with 12 building technologies, measure their usage rates and evaluate the impact that one has on the other. Moreover, the following research attempts to determine which building technologies have the highest and the lowest growth potentials,...

Inadequate Sanitation Is The No. 1 Topic On World Toilet Day
2013-11-19 14:50:01

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online In declaring Nov. 19 “World Toilet Day,” the United Nations has symbolically made Tuesday’s No.1 priority raising awareness of inadequate sanitation for people living around the world. According to the UN, about 2.5 billion people do not have access to sufficient sanitation facilities and over 1 billion practice open defecation – a preventable routine that severely impacts public health. “We must break the taboos and make...

Unexpected Properties Of Methane-producing Microbe Revealed
2013-11-19 08:31:36

University of Massachusetts at Amherst Derek Lovley's lab at UMass Amherst show for the first time that one of the most abundant methane-producing microorganisms on Earth makes direct electrical connections with another species to produce the gas in a completely unexpected way For 40 years, scientists thought they understood how certain bacteria work together to anaerobically digest biomass to produce methane gas, important in bioenergy and the major source of greenhouse gas. But now...

2013-11-18 23:23:43

The Eco-friendly Dolphin WaterCare solution enables water savings, water reuse and pollution reduction at facilities; poised to narrow gap in water resource availability. Middletown, Connecticut (PRWEB) November 18, 2013 Clearwater Systems announced today that it has released an infographic that illustrates a potential multi-billion gallon per day positive impact on water in the United States. The figures show how a state-of-the-art water treatment system can benefit water efficiency,...


Word of the Day
cenobite
  • One of a religious order living in a convent or in community; a monk: opposed to anchoret or hermit (one who lives in solitude).
  • A social bee.
This word comes from the Latin 'coenobium,' convent, which comes from the Greek 'koinobios,' living in community.
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