Latest Wastewater Stories

2011-11-21 10:50:14

Calcinor GROUP, Neiker-Tecnalia and Gaiker-IK4, develop a system for reuse, with health guarantees, sludge from wastewater. Apply lime to sanitize sludge from sewage treatment plants and permit their use in agriculture with full guarantee for food security. The water treatment consists of removing the pollution of the same water for the same or better quality. In this process, which takes place in wastewater treatment plants, a sludge is originated which are governed by specific...

2011-11-14 23:43:57

University of Minnesota research suggests that wastewater treated with standard technologies contributes far greater quantities A new University of Minnesota study reveals that the release of treated municipal wastewater — even wastewater treated by the highest-quality treatment technology — can have a significant effect on the quantities of antibiotic-resistant bacteria, often referred to as "superbacteria," in surface waters. The study also suggests that wastewater treated...

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  • The prevailing range of a vocal or instrumental part, within which most of the tones lie.
This word is Italian in origin and comes from the Latin 'textura,' web, structure.