Latest Sludge Stories

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.

2010-10-13 22:07:22

The red, metal-laden sludge that escaped a containment pond in Hungary last week could be made less toxic with the help of carbon sequestration, says an Indiana University Bloomington geologist who has a patent pending on the technique.

2010-10-11 23:01:00

EXTON, Pa., Oct. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- PMC BioTec, a global leader in energy-efficient biological technologies for waste water solutions, announced it was chosen by AlwaysOn as one of the GoingGreen Silicon Valley Top 100 winners.

2010-09-25 00:28:38

Like the little engine that could, the University of Nevada, Reno experiment to transform wastewater sludge to electrical power is chugging along, dwarfed by the million-gallon tanks, pipes and pumps at the Truckee Meadows Water Reclamation Facility where, ultimately, the plant’s electrical power could be supplied on-site by the process University researchers are developing.

2010-09-21 07:00:00

DALIAN, China, Sept. 21 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- China Industrial Waste Management, Inc.

Word of the Day
  • A person or thing gazed at with wonder or curiosity, especially of a scornful kind.
The 'stock' of 'gazingstock' comes from an Old English word meaning 'tree trunk' or 'wood'.