Chemicals

Feb 13 2018

My 7-year-old son absolutely loves mustard, so there are many opportunities for his clothes to get covered in it. Mustard can be a hard stain to...

Steve Gluck writes on a gravity-fed bioreactor that reduces BOD & TSS levels
Jan 8 2018

As water authorities tighten regulation and increase surcharges, the trend is for companies to treat and reduce their biological oxygen demand (...

Temporary wastewater treatment plant set up to keep poullants from Lake Mead
Jan 5 2018

Water officials and environmental regulators gathered on Jan. 4, 2018 to commemorate the...

Texas chemical plant catches fire
Sep 1 2017

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), the Texas Commission for Environmental Quality (TCEQ), Crosby Volunteer Fire Department,...

Feb 26 2017

Control algae and biofilm with ultrasonic algae control. The technology can be used in wastewater lagoons, tanks, clarifiers and water reservoirs...

algae, research, chemicals, natural, health, effects
Nov 4 2016

Researchers from the University of Extremadura in Badajoz, Spain, tested to see if algae could be removed using natural coagulants rather than...

Sep 1 2016

This liquid ammonium sulfate (LAS) feed system is preassembled, factory-piped, wired and tested, offering low installation costs and a typical...

Chemical hazards, product transparency
Jul 11 2016

Underwriters Laboratories (UL) announced it has launched the Product Lens report, a new chemical disclosure...

Jul 5 2016

Chemical companies are among the biggest water users on the planet, requiring almost 3 lb of water for every pound of chemical they produce. About...

contaminants, removal, BSTI, agriculture
Jun 21 2016

Brownfield Science & Technology (BSTI) remediated 3 million lb of industrial contaminants from the environment that could have ended up in...

The Freedonia Group water treatment chemicals
Aug 5 2015

Demand for water treatment chemicals in the U.S. is forecast to rise 3.2% per year to $7.5 billion in 2019, with volume reaching 15.5 billion lb,...

EPA Presidential Green Chemistry Awards
Jul 15 2015

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is recognizing green chemistry technologies that turn climate risk and other environmental problems...

GEO Specialty Chemicals polyaluminum chloride Texas
Feb 25 2015

This month, GEO Specialty Chemicals Inc. opened its...

water treatment, water treatment chemicals, safe drinking water, wastewater
Dec 31 2014

Demand will be driven by rising water quality standards in manufacturing and other industrial applications, expanded access to safe drinking water...

GEO Specialty Chemicals polyaluminum chloride Texas
Mar 4 2014

GEO Specialty Chemicals Inc. announced plans for a large expansion of its Water Treatment Chemicals Div. in Deer Park, Texas, on the site of an...

water wastewater treatment chemicals gas turbine combined cycle power plant
Jan 10 2014

In 2014, the total market for water and wastewater treatment chemicals will exceed $25 billion, according to a study from the McIlvaine Co. Of...

Elementis Chromium Inc. EPA Hexavalent Chromium
Nov 19 2013

In an administrative decision, Elementis Chromium Inc., one of the largest manufacturers of chromium chemicals in the world, was ordered to pay a...

Texas A&M University Siemens heavy metal removal
Oct 25 2013

Siemens Water Technologies and Texas A&M AgriLife Research have signed an exclusive license agreement and a research and development agreement...

The Freedonia Group water treatment chemicals
Oct 2 2013

Demand for water treatment chemicals in the U.S. is forecast to rise 3.2% per year to $6.7 billion in 2017, according to a study from The...

MIOX Corporation website
Sep 26 2013

MIOX Corp. announced the launch of its new website, www.miox.com. The website is customer-...