Latest Sludge Stories

2011-11-14 23:40:45

What do geology and textiles have in common?

2011-10-11 07:00:00

With time, wastewater treatment plant (WWTP) parts wear out, regulatory requirements tighten, and operational costs rise.

2011-07-18 10:05:00

LONDON, July 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- (RPRN) -- UK engraving specialist Sign Industries has just been awarded a new contract to engrave a specialist tool produced by A.Hak Industrial Services. A.Hak Industrial Services provides a range of specialised industrial, pipeline and inspection services to the petro chemical, refining and pipeline industries.

2011-07-09 00:00:30

Suspended solids are materials that resist settling and remain suspended in water and other liquids. The ability to automatically concentrate suspended solids containing very-low concentration of microorganisms has been a troublesome task for scientists and researchers.

2010-11-30 06:35:00

A new report released Monday by Britain’s largest organic certification body finds that the world’s supply of phosphate rock is running out faster than previously believed, posing a threat to global food security.

2010-11-10 07:53:02

Killing microorganisms has become a national obsession.

2010-11-03 07:35:00

HONOLULU, Nov. 3, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Hungary's toxic sludge spill is being called one of Europe's top three environmental disasters of the past few decades.

2010-11-02 09:03:19

A 19-year UA study shows that the end product of municipally treated wastewater is generally free of any pathogenic organisms that might harm humans or the environment.

Word of the Day
  • A volcanic mudflow.
The word 'lahar' comes from Javanese.