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The U.S. Coast Guard is working with the city of Deer Park, Texas, and others to evaluate the impacts of the recent fire involving chemical storage tanks
The U.S. Coast Guard is working with the city of Deer Park, Texas, and others to evaluate the impacts of the recent fire involving chemical storage tanks.
Mar 22 2019
Teams and contractors from the city of Deer Park, Harris County, TCEQ, EPA, and the U.S. Coast Guard are working together to evaluate impacts to…
In-Situ Inc. acquires Chemscan Inc.
In-Situ Inc. acquires Chemscan Inc.
Mar 22 2019
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Process using activated charcoal foam to remove all traces of oil in produced water has been developed at Purdue University
Process using activated charcoal foam to remove all traces of oil in produced water has been developed at Purdue University.
Mar 21 2019
Purdue University researchers have developed a process to remove nearly all traces of oil in produced water. According to Phys.org, the process uses…
Heineken’s 2030 Every Drop strategy has been developed in support of UN Sustainable Development Goal
Heineken’s 2030 Every Drop strategy has been developed in support of UN Sustainable Development Goal.
Mar 20 2019
Heineken is pledging to reduce its water usage and replenish and treat all the water it uses for brewing in water stressed areas around the world by…
Big Ox Energy in Sioux City, Iowa, owes the city unpaid fines for wastewater violations
Big Ox Energy in Sioux City, Iowa, owes the city unpaid fines for wastewater violations.
Mar 18 2019
In Sioux City, Iowa, Big Ox Energy owes the city $77,500 in fines levied against the company for dumping large amounts of suspended solid waste into…
State senator tours Advanced Drainage Systems, Inc.
State senator tours Advanced Drainage Systems, Inc.
Mar 15 2019
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 A water technology company saved thousands of gallons of water as part of a government study to find alternative technologies to conserve energy and water
A water technology company saved thousands of gallons of water as part of a government study to find alternative technologies to conserve energy and water.
Mar 15 2019
Dynamic Water Technologies saved thousands of gallons of water and cut operating costs at a federal building in Georgia as part of a government study…
 A plant in Singapore will allow a semiconductor company to reduce liquid waste by more than 90%
A plant in Singapore will allow a semiconductor company to reduce liquid waste by more than 90%.
Mar 14 2019
In Singapore, researchers are planning to build a pilot membrane filtration plant to treat industrial wastewater. According to The Chemical Engineer…
CST announces award winners
CST announces award winners.
Mar 8 2019
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Mar 7 2019
Technicians responsible for wastewater effluent at municipal facilities, food/beverage plants and other industrial operations who must comply with…
More than 90% of all digestible organics that come through the wastewater treatment plant in Varennes, QC, is captured and used for biogas creation.
More than 90% of all digestible organics that come through the wastewater treatment plant in Varennes, QC, is captured and used for biogas creation.
Mar 6 2019
Location: Varennes, QC Size: 40,000 tons per year Infrastructure: Pretreatment with hydro pulper and two grit removal systems; two digesters;…
A new bill could help promote aware of sewage pollution in public waters
A new bill could help promote aware of sewage pollution in public waters.
Mar 6 2019
In Massachusetts, about 200 active outfall pipes located in 18 cities discharge billions of gallons of sewage annually. According to WBUR, scientists…
Mar 5 2019
In 2016, the egg processing facility of a leading U.S. marketer of processed egg products was given a consent order by the local government to treat…
Overhead filter presses like this one are used to squeeze water out of the solids. The water then can be recovered in holding tanks to be reused for other processes.
Overhead filter presses like this one are used to squeeze water out of the solids. The water then can be recovered in holding tanks to be reused for other processes.
Mar 5 2019
The techniques developed in the U.S. to fracture shale for the purpose of extracting oil and gas are the foundation of the success of the U.S.…
Sara Myers headshot
Sara Myers, associate editor of iWWD.
Mar 5 2019
The word crisis is thrown around quite a bit in the water industry as of late. In early February, the temperature was so cold in the Chicago area…
A Boston-based startup is using membranes that work similar to a coin sorter to help clean contaminated industrial water
A Boston-based startup is using membranes that work similar to a coin sorter to help clean contaminated industrial water.
Mar 5 2019
ZwitterCo, a Boston-based startup, is using nanofiltration membranes to clean out oil and grease contaminated water. According to BostInno, the…
Residents in Shasta Lake, Calif., has been hauling and unloading tree debris that fell  after a storm hit
Residents in Shasta Lake, Calif., has been hauling and unloading tree debris that fell after a storm hit.
Mar 4 2019
In Shasta Lake, Calif., Saturday, March 2, was a storm cleanup day for those taking truck loads of broken tree limbs and brush to a drop-off in the…
Duperon recognized; PolyCera announces distribution agreement
Duperon recognized with award.
Mar 1 2019
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A top water regulator in Nevada has denied nine applications to expand the Tahoe-Reno Industrial Center groundwater use
A top water regulator in Nevada has denied nine applications to expand the Tahoe-Reno Industrial Center groundwater use.
Feb 27 2019
Last month, Nevada’s top water regulator denied multiple applications to expand an industrial center’s groundwater use. According to The Nevada…
A small firm in Bayfield, Colo., is looking for investments to commercialize a chemical compound to clean wastewater systems
A small firm in Bayfield, Colo., is looking for investments to commercialize a chemical compound to clean wastewater systems.
Feb 26 2019
In Bayfield, Colo., a small firm is talking to venture capitalists and angel investors looking for $1.3 million in investments to commercialize a…
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