The water treatment plant at the Gold King Mine is capable of dealing with water treatment residuals (sludge) during cold weather and has a highly automated plant-wide control system.
In development for four years, the material can absorb up to 25 times its own weight.
The EPA estimates about six percent of the U.S. has groundwater nitrate contaminations over 5 ppm.
Waste from steel-making operations contaminated groundwater and soil on the land.
BOSTON — Aug. 26, 2015 — The winning project focuses on heavy metal contaminant removal.
WHARTON, N.J. — Aug. 24, 2015 — The method uses a temporary treatment system that the company began using at construction sites.