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2013-10-30 23:26:25

100% Natural process that uses plants to filter and remove pollutants from water. Salt Lake City, UT (PRWEB) October 30, 2013 Phytomer was honored to be recognized by the International SPA Association (ISPA) last week at the 2013 ISPA Conference and Expo in Las Vegas with the presentation of the ISPA Innovate Award. This award is given to spa industry leaders with innovative and successful spa-related initiatives. More than 400 votes were cast by the ISPA membership to determine the top...

2013-10-29 23:29:50

In light of the recent spate of plumbing problems caused by so-called “flushable” wipes, The Drain Dudes® plumbing company has issued a tip sheet advising what not to flush to help clients prevent clogs. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) October 29, 2013 Wastewater authorities around the world have reported costly sewer blockages caused by consumers flushing bathroom wipes down their toilets. While the manufacturers of these wipes claim their products are flushable, the owner of The Drain...

2013-10-24 23:26:23

Offers Safe, DIY Management of Neutralizing Acidic Runoff in Chemical Las Vegas, NV (PRWEB) October 24, 2013 Blue Earth Labs (http://www.BlueEarthLabs.com), a leading specialty water chemical research and development company building an innovative chemical platform to solve water infrastructure issues, today announced pHaze™, its non-hazardous formulation for neutralizing acidic runoff generated during chemical water treatment with the Company’s line of Floran® and neXt™...

2013-10-17 23:34:13

Chemical Publishing Company to release new title Treatment of Textile Processing Effluents: N. Manivasakam, has written this new book with the intention to provide the textile processor, a clear picture of the effluents emerging from their industry, and to have a suitable treatment system that works efficiently and economically. Boston, Massachusetts (PRWEB) October 17, 2013 Chemical Publishing Company to release new title Treatment of Textile Processing Effluents: N. Manivasakam, has...

Sun And Sewage Harnessed To Produce Hydrogen Fuel Using New Device
2013-10-11 12:03:49

University of California, Santa Cruz A novel device that uses only sunlight and wastewater to produce hydrogen gas could provide a sustainable energy source while improving the efficiency of wastewater treatment. A research team led by Yat Li, associate professor of chemistry at the University of California, Santa Cruz, developed the solar-microbial device and reported their results in a paper published in the American Chemical Society journal ACS Nano. The hybrid device combines a...

2013-10-09 23:21:33

WERF is pleased to announce that University of Massachusetts Amherst Associate Professor Dr. Chul Park has been awarded the 2013 Paul L. Busch Award. Alexandria, VA (PRWEB) October 09, 2013 The Water Environment Research Foundation (WERF) is pleased to announce that University of Massachusetts Amherst Associate Professor Dr. Chul Park has been awarded the 2013 Paul L. Busch Award. The WERF Endowment for Innovation in Applied Water Quality Research is honoring Dr. Park with its largest...

2013-10-02 12:50:44

Streams below fracking wastewater treatment show elevated salts, metals, radioactivity Elevated levels of radioactivity, salts and metals have been found in river water and sediments at a site where treated water from oil and gas operations is discharged into a western Pennsylvania creek. "Radium levels were about 200 times greater in sediment samples collected where the Josephine Brine Treatment Facility discharges its treated wastewater into Blacklick Creek than in sediment samples...

2013-10-01 23:19:59

RWL Water Aeromix hosts a special training session at booth 4026 at Weftec in Chicago, IL on October 7th, 2013 at 4pm. Minneapolis, MN (PRWEB) October 01, 2013 RWL Water Aeromix, the global leader in aeration systems and packaged wastewater treatment plants, announces a special training session hosted at Weftec to highlight the company’s newly acquired Tipton Series packaged plant designs. The training will be led by Fred Tipton, a new member of the RWL Water Aeromix team and former...

Cleaning Sewage Water Using Old Music CDs
2013-09-24 09:44:01

The Optical Society Scientists find a potential new use for old music CDs: coating disks in photocatalytic compounds and spinning them to clean water Audio CDs, all the rage in the ‘90s, seem increasingly obsolete in a world of MP3 files and iPods, leaving many music lovers with the question of what to do with their extensive compact disk collections. While you could turn your old disks into a work of avant-garde art, researchers in Taiwan have come up with a more practical...


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