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2014-10-01 12:33:13

SCRANTON, Pa., Oct. 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Following a two-year test of various types of pavement, The Living City Campus at Kortright, a centre of excellence for urban sustainability in Vaughan, Ontario, north of Toronto, has shown positive results for AZEK Permeable Pavers. The Toronto & Region Conservation Authority (TRCA) incorporated the pavers as a test surface in a 1,200 sq. ft. portion of the centre's parking area. Much of the testing is funded by community grants. "We...

2014-09-30 23:10:20

ReportsnReports.com adds “Laboratory Filtration Market by Technology (Ultrafiltration, Microfiltration, and Reverse Osmosis), Product (Filter Assembly, Filter Media), Accessories (Dispenser, Seal, Filter Flask, Vacuum Pump) & by End-User - Global Forecasts to 2019" global research report to its store. (PRWEB) September 30, 2014 Over the last decade, the laboratory filtration market is experiencing growth primarily due to rising R&D budgets and increased acceptance of new...

2014-09-30 08:24:51

STOCKTON, Calif., Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- AMDS was invited by Exide Technologies at Exide's Vernon Recycling Center on September 11th to demonstrate the AMDS dissolved metals analysis instrument, REX. REX is a turnkey detection and monitoring instrument coupled with remote reporting capability. Wilson Durant, Exide's Process Engineer Leader had been looking for the ability to monitor dissolved metals to manage their waste water treatment processes based on timely and accurate...

2014-09-29 23:13:46

In-Pipe Technology Announces Patent for Distributed Facultative Bacteria Water Treatment System with Membrane Biological Package Plant Augmentation. Wood Dale, IL (PRWEB) September 29, 2014 In-Pipe Technology® Company, Inc. announced today its latest patent for wastewater treatment and wastewater reuse. The invention combines distributed biofilm modification with facultative bacteria upstream of membrane biological reactor (MBR)/biological breading reactor (BBR) to facilitate water...

2014-09-25 23:05:27

NSF International survey findings on emerging contaminants reinforce the need for NSF International water quality standard. Emerging contaminants include some prescription drugs, over-the-counter (OTC) medications, flame retardants, detergents and new types of herbicides and pesticides, which have been detected at trace levels in drinking water. Ann Arbor, MI (PRWEB) September 25, 2014 A vast majority (82 percent) of consumers report they are concerned about trace levels of emerging...

2014-09-25 08:21:39

'THE WARM AND THE CLEAN CITY' - GOVERNMENTAL, ACADEMIC AND CORPORATE COLLABORATION GOTEBORG, Sweden and SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Heliospectra AB, a world leader in intelligent lighting technology for plant research and greenhouse cultivation, has been named a member of "The Warm and the Clean City," an advanced collaborative Swedish project in wastewater treatment and energy recovery using algae. The project - valued at 10 million Swedish krona (SEK) or $1.4...

2014-09-24 23:01:44

Paper mill clarification is the ideal method of paper production. Houston, TX (PRWEB) September 24, 2014 Colarasis, Inc. has a new method of water treatment and purification which recovers fibers otherwise lost in water waste and permits the use of water over and over, thus cutting cost. This process is called paper mill clarification. Fibers broken down in chemical solutions containing this processed water make the chemicals much more active and effective, and the fibers become...

2014-09-23 23:09:09

Bio Logic Aqua Research Founder Sharon Kleyne Interviews Total Water Management Advocate Neil Grigg, PhD on September 15, 2014 radio show. Grants Pass, OR (PRWEB) September 23, 2014 Humans do not do nearly as good a job of cleaning up their waste water as they could says leading waste water management expert Neil Grigg, PhD. In a recent radio interview, Grigg advocated a program in which 100% of all water used by humans would be returned to the natural environment as pure as when it was...

2014-09-17 16:22:43

DAVIS, Calif., Sept. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) has selected three California organizations to receive national Conservation Innovation Grant (CIG) awards for 2014. NRCS administers both a national and a state-level CIG program to fund the development of unique and innovative solutions that will make natural resources conservation more effective and efficient. State level grants will be announced soon. "Conservation...

2014-09-17 12:22:16

NEW YORK, Sept. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Bion Environmental Technologies, Inc. (OTC QB/BB: BNET) announced today that it has filed a new patent application for its next-generation livestock waste treatment technologies. This latest technology platform incorporates advancements that will reduce capital costs while increasing system performance for wet livestock waste applications such as dairy and beef cattle. Bion's next-generation technology platform has been under development for...


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Water Pollution
2013-03-25 12:43:15

Water pollution is the contamination of bodies of water including rivers, oceans, lakes, aquifers and groundwater. Water pollution is when pollutants are discharged directly or indirectly into a body of water without adequate treatment to remove harmful compounds. Water pollution affects the plants and organisms that reside in these bodies of water. In almost all of the cases the effect is damaging not only to individual species and populations, but to the natural biological communities as...

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2007-03-16 18:32:33

The Cui-ui, Chasmistes cujus, is a large sucker fish endemic to Pyramid Lake in northwestern Nevada. It feeds primarily on zooplankton and possibly on nanoplankton (such as algae and diatoms). The maximum size of male cui-ui is approximately 21 in (53 cm) and 3.5 lb (1.6 kg) while females reach approximately 25 in (64 cm) and 6 lb (2.7 kg). The life span of Cui-ui is typically about forty years, but the fish do not reach sexual maturity until at least age eight. The Cui-ui is not only a...

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Word of the Day
caparison
  • A cloth or covering, more or less ornamented, laid over the saddle or furniture of a horse, especially of a sumpter-horse or horse of state.
  • Clothing, especially sumptuous clothing; equipment; outfit.
  • To cover with a caparison, as a horse.
  • To dress sumptuously; adorn with rich dress.
This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.
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