For industrial users that depend on surface water, options for handling harmful algal blooms range from stemming them at the source to advanced treatment processes.
Monitoring and treatment strategies can help address, prevent and remediate biofouling in industrial cooling water systems.
Highlights from two June 2018 conferences: The International Desalination Association’s conference in Spain and the BlueTech Forum in Canada brought industry leaders together to discuss water reuse, recycling and recovery.
Industry news: Craft brewer installs wastewater treatment system from World Water Works; Gradiant Corporation expands sales and service for industrial wastewater treatment technology in China; Engineering students from Mexico and Texas collaborate on water-use sustainability efforts.
Industry news: ASML finances new hydropower plant in Norway; U.S. astronaut Captain Scott Kelly to deliver keynote at 33rd WateReuse Symposium; OxyShark motion graphic for biological wastewater treatment process wins award.
Trends include: decreased groundwater pumping, infrastructure improvements, advanced wastewater reuse technologies and large-scale seawater desalination.
Industry news: Texas A&M researcher develops method to reduce energy cost of chemical separation; Applied Membranes receives presidential award for exports; Assured Automation announces expansion.