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A Simple Guide for Selecting Cost-Effective Oil Skimmers

July 9, 2024
Did you know Oil skimming is the lowest cost way to remove oil from water?
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Wastewater

The role of reverse osmosis in wastewater treatment

July 7, 2024
The growing demand for wastewater reuse is driving the pressing need for innovative RO membranes that can resist fouling and maintain stable operation with minimal downtime, ensuring...
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Wastewater

A checklist for optimizing industrial wastewater treatment processes

June 24, 2024
A practical guide through each step of the industrial wastewater treatment optimization process.
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Industry

Capture6, Veolia partner to help reach industrial scale carbon removal

June 21, 2024
The process recovers freshwater from desalination waste brine for drinking and industrial purposes while capturing carbon dioxide.
Courtesy of Energy Recovery
Process Water

Energy-saving solutions for sustainable lithium and battery production

June 18, 2024
Battery manufacturing has unique wastewater treatment opportunities, where reverse osmosis can decrease the energy consumption of recovering nutrients and water for reuse.
Courtesy of the Water Environment Federation
Industry

Second WEF Circular Water Economy Summit to drive sustainable solutions

June 14, 2024
This unique event gathers industrial and municipal water experts dedicated to sustainable solutions for water challenges.
Industry

Cyber Enviro-Tech to acquire salt water disposal facility in Permian Basin

June 14, 2024
The goal is to develop a Pilot SWD facility that not only manages water disposal but also showcases advanced technologies in desalinization, water remediation, and sludge contamination...
Courtesy of Orival Filters
White Papers

A Hexavalent Chromium Contamination Solution Case Study

June 13, 2024
Learn how ECI consultants radically reduced costs and wastes while improving working conditions and ensuring compliance using highly accurate pH and ORP Monitor/Controllers.
White Papers

Maximizing pH Sensor Performance

June 13, 2024
Learn about pH, the construction of the pH sensor, sources of error, and factors affecting service life as well as how to keep and care for your sensor.
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Wastewater

Streamlining operations: Automation and digitalization in industrial wastewater treatment

June 4, 2024
For industrial facilities, a changing compliance space is one of the drivers for more sophisticated methods to measure and treat their facility discharge and is propelling a digital...
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Industry

HUBER Technology, Inc unveils new center flow perforated band screen CenterMax Hybrid

June 4, 2024
The CenterMax Hybrid is HUBER Technology’s solution to challenges being faced by both municipal and industrial treatment plants.
Industry

Veolia Water Technologies signs agreement to expand presence in Wuxi, China with new intelligent manufacturing factory

June 3, 2024
New facility will enable Veolia to become a full solution provider of water technology and solutions in the region and transform the Wuxi facility into a base of R&D and product...
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Industry

Marmon Industrial Water launches Ecodyne Modular Cooling Towers

New offering enables seamless installation of cooling tower cells without disrupting production.
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Industry

Smart water evolution: Badger Meter introduces BlueEdge

May 30, 2024
Tailorable, connected suite of solutions from Badger Meter enables confidence in operations for global utility, commercial and industrial water customers.
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Process Water

The importance of industrial water and steam treatment, Part 6

May 27, 2024
Impurity carryover can cause great damage in steam networks and particularly to steam turbines. This article examines many of the most important issues in this regard.
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Process Water

Managing process water in snack food processing

May 20, 2024
Starchy food manufacturing typically generates process water with elevated levels of total suspended solids, organic load and fats, oils and grease.
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Industry

Veolia Water Technologies inaugurates its first regeneration plant in China

The plant will provide a reliable source of treated and ultrapure water for businesses in sectors like microelectronics, pharmaceutical, petrochemical, power, and food and beverage...
Courtesy of Watson-Marlow Fluid Technology Solutions
Food & Beverage

How food and beverage processors can improve water efficiency with the right pump

May 13, 2024
One way a food and beverage processor can address its own water consumption is to consider if its existing pump, or one it is about to purchase, has certain capabilities.
Industry

Xylem unveils 'Reuse Brew'

May 10, 2024
Pioneering Bavarian beer, made from treated wastewater, marks significant advancement in water recycling technologies.
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Wastewater

Optimizing performance in industrial wastewater treatment

May 7, 2024
How an integrated wastewater treatment system, with many different types of equipment, can be used in a straight-line treatment process.
Courtesy of IDE Technologies
Process Water

Steam stripping as a means of scale prevention in industrial water treatment evaporators

May 6, 2024
Scaling is major reason for performance degradation and shutdowns.
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Oil & Gas

A virus could help save billions of gallons of wastewater produced by fracking

May 1, 2024
University of Texas at El Paso study shows bacteriophages can be used as a rapid and cost-effective method to treat produced water on an industrial scale.
Courtesy of Aqua Membranes
Industry

Aqua Membranes named GWI Breakthrough Technology Company of the Year

April 30, 2024
The company was selected for notable business growth combined with the positive impact its Printed Spacer Technology has on reverse osmosis treatment processes, including reduced...
Industry

Nalco Water launches Premium Cooling Water Program for power, energy, chemical and metal industries

April 29, 2024
The program combines Nalco Water’s water management expertise with digital intelligence and new innovations in deposit sensing technology.
Industry

ZwitterCo Superfiltration named as 2024 Bronze Edison Award Winner

April 29, 2024
"Our superfiltration membranes are helping customers reimagine the treatment of some of the world's most challenging wastewater, making safe discharge or reuse possible," said...
Courtesy of Ecolab
Industry

Ecolab, ITE partner to harness water management knowledge for Singapore data center engineers

April 29, 2024
The agreement will advance education and hands-on experience in the field of water management and sustainable operations.
Industry

Anue Water Technologies adds four new channel partners

The move will help serve wastewater treatment customers in California, Nevada, Illinois, Michigan, Iowa, Nebraska and Ontario.
Industry

374Water appoints Chris Gannon as new CEO

April 23, 2024
"Chris's extensive and proven track record of developing and executing high growth strategies along with his experience in industrial technology innovation, product commercialization...
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Wastewater

From lab to industry: Cutting-edge filtration technologies and their applications in water treatment

April 22, 2024
How water filtration started, how it has progressed through the years and where it is at today.
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Industry

Department of Energy announces $75M to advance desalination and water reuse technologies

April 22, 2024
The project will bring together industry leaders and academic partners to examine technical barriers and research needed to lower the cost and energy of water purification technologies...
Courtesy of IDE Technologies
Wastewater

How ZLD will transform wastewater management in 2024 and beyond

April 16, 2024
The landscape of ZLD adoption is poised to look very different now and into the future.
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Industry

Tsurumi brings smart solutions for wastewater management at Craft Brewers 2024

April 10, 2024
Tsurumi returns to the show this year to showcase its wide array of wastewater pumps and process equipment, catered specifically to the needs of breweries.
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Wastewater

Case study: Meat rendering facility enhances tallow recovery process, increases revenue

April 8, 2024
Meat processor's collaboration with Kurita America yields benefits.
Industry

Kurita announces amalgamation of Canadian entities

April 4, 2024
The integration of the two companies will optimize the management resources across the country, officials say.
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Process Water

Process water and the bottom line

April 2, 2024
Process water treatment is especially crucial for food and beverage processors.
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Wastewater

Supercritical water oxidation for the recovery of critical minerals and materials from wastewater sludge

April 2, 2024
How the treatment of wastewater sludge using supercritical water oxidation can be used to provide a source of critical minerals and materials.
Courtesy of Veolia
Industry

Veolia Water Technologies expands mobile water services capabilities in Malaysia

April 1, 2024
The units increase water treatment capabilities by over 50% to sustain optimal production levels while ensuring the quality and quantity of essential process water.
Home

Discussing water reuse in the beverage industry

March 25, 2024
GHD's Holly Churman talks with managing editor Daniel Gaddy about key findings from a recently released white paper on the topic.
White Papers

Using Laser Level Transmitters to significantly improve reliability and reduce maintenance costs

March 22, 2024
ABB is making a world of difference by using Laser Level Technology to significantly improve data reliability and reduce maintenance time and costs at the Middlesex County Utilities...
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World Water Day 2024 Q&A

March 22, 2024
Jon Freedman of Veolia Water Technologies & Solutions addresses water management challenges and more in this World Water Day 2024 Q&A.
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Process Water

A guide to food and beverage process water management

March 19, 2024
Shedding light on the challenges faced in process water management and providing solutions to help food and beverage processors make informed decisions on process water management...
Industry

LiqTech receives first US-based oil and gas produced water order

March 18, 2024
In February, LiqTech entered into a distribution agreement with Razorback Direct to commercialize its produced water treatment filtration for re-injection and reuse, as well as...
Industry

Avista Technologies, Inc. celebrates 25th anniversary

March 15, 2024
From its humble beginnings in San Marcos, California, in 1999, Avista has evolved into a premier provider of membrane treatment solutions.
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Industry

Level and flow controller

March 11, 2024
Designed to maximize ease-of-use, the Rosemount 3490 provides comprehensive control functionality for 4-20 mA or HART compatible transmitters and is an ideal solution for water...
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Industry

EPA and industry stakeholders release report on water reuse for the beverage industry

March 8, 2024
White paper outlines challenges, solutions, tactics and timeframes to advance water reuse practices in beverage manufacturing plants.
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Industry

Nalco Water to highlight key industry advancements in 2024 AIChE Spring Meeting and Global Congress on Process Safety

March 7, 2024
Presentations include process and water applications designed to achieve ESG goals as well as crucial developments in the ethylene market.
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Process Water

The importance of industrial water and steam treatment, Part 5

March 7, 2024
A large portion of makeup water preparation and steam generator chemical treatment is designed to minimize impurity carryover to steam. This is especially important for turbine...
Industry

A. O. Smith acquires water treatment solutions provider Impact Water Products

March 7, 2024
Officials say the agreement will expand A. O. Smith’s West Coast presence.
Courtesy of World Water Works, Inc.
Wastewater

Advancing pet food manufacturing wastewater

Feb. 27, 2024
The key to success for pet food manufacturing plants to comply with regulations, meet business targets, reduce treatment costs and minimize their environmental impact is identifying...
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Process Water

No phosphonate? The effective use and limits of polymers

Feb. 26, 2024
Examining the consequences (pros and cons) of using polymers as phosphonate substitutes for mineral scale control.
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White Papers

The measurement of turbidity and suspended solids in wastewater

Feb. 23, 2024
An informative introduction to the causes of turbidity in water, describing how turbidity is measured and how the measurement of turbidity can be used to infer the suspended solids...
Industry

KURITA to host global water and environment event

Feb. 22, 2024
The free global webinar series will feature more than 30 sessions dedicated to four key pillars: water savings, reduced energy consumption, production efficiency and waste reduction...
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Process Water

White water offers economic opportunities for paper mills

Feb. 20, 2024
By improving its white water system, a paper machine can conserve critical resources, including energy, fiber and water.
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White Papers

Exploring the Real-World Operation of Oil Skimmers

Feb. 20, 2024
This 43-page handbook provides detailed insights into over 40 real-world oil skimming applications. Indexed by industry type and application, it enables readers to swiftly locate...
Industry

HASA announces Texas expansion with opening of new production facility in San Antonio

Feb. 15, 2024
The new plant positions the company to provide water sanitizing products for the growing regional market in Texas.
Industry

DuPont membranes for lithium-brine purification named 2024 Edison Awards finalist

Feb. 14, 2024
FilmTec LiNE-XD nanofiltration elements are a finalist in the Resource Recovery & Environmental Conservation category.
Industry

Sealless centrifugal pump

Feb. 13, 2024
Finish Thompson Inc. DB10 is ideal for transferring corrosive chemicals in water and wastewater treatment.
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Wastewater

Case study: Pork producer cuts emissions with onsite sludge treatment

Feb. 12, 2024
WCS Environmental Engineering helped Pilgrim’s reduce UK sludge transportation costs and drive green energy generation.
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Wastewater

Wastewater treatment solutions: What will change in 2024?

Feb. 6, 2024
An analysis of the major trends that will impact industrial wastewater treatment in 2024.
Industry

Newterra acquires Aeromix aeration and mixing portfolio from Fluence

Feb. 6, 2024
This acquisition amplifies Newterra's commitment to innovation and strengthens its ability to serve customers in the wastewater treatment sector.
Courtesy of EnBiorganic Technologies.
Home

Discussing ZwitterCo and its new Innovation Center

Jan. 30, 2024
Co-founder Chris Roy talks with Water Technology managing editor Daniel Gaddy about the company's new research and development center.
White Papers

Texas Municipality Improves Operation and Treatment Capacity with Aspirating Aerators

Jan. 26, 2024
A city in Texas with an aging disc rotor aeration system requiring excessive maintenance leading to poor treatment, increased repairs and electricity consumption explored various...
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White Papers

Paper Mill Supplements Existing System with OxyStar® Aspirating Aerators

Jan. 26, 2024
Learn how a leading manufacturer of corrugated packaging and paper operated a conventional activated sludge system that did not provide sufficient oxygen to their treatment process...
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White Papers

Revolutionizing Water Treatment: Explore the Advantages of OxyStar® Aspirating Aerator Systems

Jan. 26, 2024
Used in municipal and industrial wastewater applications to introduce oxygen into lagoons, equalization basins, aerobic digesters, sludge holding basins, and/or activated sludge...
Process Water

The importance of industrial water and steam treatment, Part 4.5

Jan. 23, 2024
An online-only supplement to Brad Buecker's ongoing series. This installment outlines modern methods for iron monitoring.
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Water Reuse

The role of evaporation in treating challenging effluents

Jan. 19, 2024
A well-designed ZLD system will minimize or eliminate liquid waste streams, resulting in clean water for reuse or environmentally friendly discharge.
Industry

Hydrite announces enhanced food group to better serve customers

Jan. 18, 2024
By integrating their water and equipment technology teams Hydrite offers reduced complexity, improved operational effectiveness and enhanced partner collaboration all while focusing...
Industry

Atlas-SSI strengthens water screening solutions portfolio with acquisition of containment barrier leader ABASCO

Jan. 18, 2024
This partnership accelerates growth for Atlas-SSI and further strengthens its water screening solutions.
Industry

Solenis to expand with new production facility in Virginia

Jan. 12, 2024
Company to invest $193 million in facility expansion, creating 34 new jobs
Home

Discussing generative design with Transcend's CEO

Jan. 12, 2024
Company founder and CEO Ari Raivetz talks with Water Tech managing editor Daniel Gaddy about how the technology can be used to solve challenges in the industrial water and wastewater...
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Food & Beverage

Econse helps new brewery launch with on-site, sustainable, wastewater treatment

Jan. 11, 2024
With the BrüClean System from Econse Water Technologies, Round Table Brewery is taking a proactive step to safeguard water in the Hudson Valley.
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Wastewater

Handling food processor wastewater treatment surprises with automatic scraper strainers

Jan. 8, 2024
Strainers offer greater reliability than traditional options under unpredictable conditions such as varying pressure, particle size and sticky biologicals.
Industry

Ridgewood acquires Waste Resources Management

Jan. 8, 2024
WRM provides liquids and wastewater collection, treatment and disposal serving the commercial and industrial market.
Courtesy of Smithfield Foods
Wastewater

Q&A: An inside look at Smithfield Foods' new wastewater treatment system

Jan. 4, 2024
Smithfield's Jason Lindquist provides details of the company's new wastewater treatment system at its pork processing facility in Sioux Falls, South Dakota.
Industry

Badger Meter acquires network monitoring company Trimble

Jan. 4, 2024
Acquisition will allow the company to provide real-time monitoring hardware and software targeted at distributed data collection for applications in water, wastewater, stormwater...
White Papers

Smart Water Solutions Lead To Success

Jan. 2, 2024
Digital transformation, automation and other emerging technologies are enhancing water and wastewater operations.
Courtesy of Heron
Industry

Suspended air flotation system

Jan. 2, 2024
Heron Innovators’s solution for liquid/solid separation produces a cleaner effluent and dryer skimmed solids while reducing operating costs and maintenance
Industry

Membrane technologies

Jan. 2, 2024
QUA Group expands water treatment offering with three cutting-edge solutions.
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Oil & Gas

Element3 closes seed investment round

Dec. 28, 2023
Investment supports critical materials extraction from produced oil and gas wastewater
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Process Water

The importance of industrial water and steam treatment, Part 4

Dec. 18, 2023
In this era of expanding renewable energy sources and retirement of coal-fired power plants, combined cycle power generation and co-generation are important methods to generate...
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Industry

Cyber Enviro-Tech Inc provides potential solution for seismic activity in the Permian Basin

Dec. 18, 2023
The company’s solution allows for the remediation of wastewater rather than injecting it deep underground
Industry

Integrated Water Services acquires KLa Systems

Dec. 14, 2023
KLa has gained recognition for its mixing and aeration technologies tailored for biological wastewater treatment processes.
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Industry

Samyang launches new industrial water treatment equipment

Dec. 12, 2023
Korean water treatment leader also establishes dedicated water solutions unit and expands global presence in semiconductor industry.
Courtesy of Spiral Water Technologies
Industry

Spiral Water Technologies introduces new filtration system for biogas production

Dec. 7, 2023
System is designed to condition feedstocks for higher yield gas production and lower OpEx.
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Produced Water

Case study: Low maintenance centrifuges help clean oil producer boost productivity

Dec. 4, 2023
After installing the Flottweg Tricanters, Integrated Water Management has experienced growth and high-quality production.
Courtesy of Avista Technologies
Industry

Product Showcase: New scale prediction software for high recovery RO applications

Dec. 4, 2023
An increase in recovery rates in RO technology can bring high saturations of salt in the brine that form scale on membrane surfaces. One RO industry leader provides a solution...
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Industry

Q&A: Exploring Latin America — water trends, priorities and opportunities

We caught up with Mauro Cruz, Senior Vice President of Latin America at Veolia Water Technologies & Solutions, for a primer on the trends, priorities and opportunities specific...
Courtesy of Watson-Marlow
Food & Beverage

Watson-Marlow to showcase new equipment at IPPE 2024

On display at the poultry, feed and meat technology event will be the Certa Sine, Qdos chemical metering and Bredel heavy duty waste pumps
White Papers

Best ProcessBook & PI Vision Alternatives

Nov. 28, 2023
Dive into the future of industrial analytics! Uncover top alternatives to ProcessBook & PI Vision, assess integration with PI Server, and explore advanced analytics capabilities...
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Wastewater

The benefits of anaerobic wastewater treatment

Nov. 27, 2023
Recent years have seen a steady increase in the use of anaerobic digestion treatment techniques for the treatment of wastewater and other effluent streams.
Industry

State of Water Stewardship study reveals consumer concern for the world’s water

Nov. 27, 2023
Ecolab Watermark Study finds 79% of UAE consumers believe manufacturers/businesses lack clear guidance and/or plans to combat water scarcity.
Industry

DuPont FilmTec Fortilife NF1000 Membrane now available globally

Nov. 20, 2023
Nanofiltration membranes help enable wastewater reuse and resource recovery in challenging applications while reducing energy consumption.
Industry

Peristaltic chemical metering pump

Nov. 14, 2023
Watson-Marlow’s Qdos solutions now offer skid and pod systems.
Courtesy of Aquacycl
Wastewater

How to achieve climate action goals with onsite wastewater treatment

Nov. 13, 2023
Improving wastewater treatment processes within industrial manufacturing reduces GHG emissions and improves overall operational efficiency and sustainability in a number of ways...
Industry

Veolia provides state-of-the-art technological know-how for South Korea's first lithium hydroxide plant by brine resource

Veolia Water Technologies will design and deliver an integrated conversion system featuring its high purification HPD crystallization technology.
Industry

ZwitterCo names new VP of operations

Nov. 10, 2023
Manufacturing and Engineering Executive Jennifer Rehder brings more than 30 years of operational and engineering experience as the company continues to scale its commercial footprint...
Courtesy of Veolia Water Technologies & Solutions
Figure 1: ZeeWeed* MBR helped Bush Brothers & Company Dandridge, Tennessee Plant enable water reuse.
Water Reuse

Case study: Providing sustainable solutions for water reclamation and reuse at Bush Brothers & Company

Nov. 3, 2023
Water reuse is a vital component of the food manufacturing industry's journey toward sustainability. As the demand for food continues to rise, so too does the need for responsible...
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Industry

ZwitterCo launches early access program for first organic fouling-immune reverse osmosis membrane

Nov. 2, 2023
ZwitterCo's BWRO elements are the first organic fouling-immune brackish water membranes in the world that reduce cleaning frequency by as much as 90%, resulting in lower operational...