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Using silica gel to desalinate brackish water

27-03-2020
Membrion, desalination, solutions,

Former UW lecturer and chemical engineering graduate student Greg Newbloom and mentor John Plaza developed technology using silica gel to desalinate brackish water. Newbloom and Plaza are now using that technology to power a new startup, Membrion, which aims to increase the ability for water purification at a lower cost. Silica gel is often found …

Portable wastewater sampler speeds up collections at different times and locations

25-03-2020
wastewater treatment, solutions, Aqua-Multix, electrochemical, devices, industrial wastewater, municipal wastewater

Supervisors and technicians responsible for gathering multiple remote wastewater samples throughout the day from one or more locations will want to learn more about the versatile, efficient and easy-to-use Aqua-Multix portable water sampler from Electro-Chemical Devices (ECD), which helps save them both time and money. Municipal and industrial …

De Nora combines SORB™ and UAT™ product lines to address growing global water contamination crisis with pre- to post-treatment solutions

03-03-2020
De Nora, water contamination, pre-treatment, post-treatment, solutions, water treatment, wastewater treatment

De Nora has announced that they have combined product management of their SORB™ inorganic contaminant removal technologies, including arsenic and nitrate removal, with the company’s UAT™ membrane filtration technologies. Combining technologies under the same leadership reflects the company’s commitment to addressing the …

Grundfos launches machine health solution

03-03-2020
Grundfos, machine health, solutions, digital solutions, Augury, analytics, diagnosis, solutions, industrial water, water utility

Grundfos is expanding its intelligent solutions range with the launch of Grundfos Machine Health (GMH) powered by Augury, a real-time analytics and diagnostics solution. The GMH system provides accurate in-house analysis on rotating equipment for industrial, water utility and commercial applications. It uses advanced wireless sensors to monitor …

The Water Council and supporting sponsors announce third Tech Challenge competition

03-03-2020
The Water Council, Tech Challenge, innovation, solutions, technology, application, competition

The Water Council, along with corporate sponsors A. O. Smith Corporation, Badger Meter and Zurn, a Rexnord company, today announced the third Tech Challenge competition with focused topics on leak detection technologies and energy harvesting from water networks. The Tech Challenge was launched in 2018 to identify cutting-edge freshwater …