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Milestone achievement in Dubai’s wastewater treatment

18-04-2019
Dubai, wastewater treatment

Dubai’s wastewater treatment capacity has reached a milestone with the Dubai Municipality completing the second phase of the expansion of the Jebel Ali Sewage Treatment Plant at a cost of Dh1.3 billion (SGD 479 million). With a capacity of 375,000 cubic metres of water for this stage, the combined capacity of Warsan and Jebel Ali plants …

Gradiant Advances China’s Sustainable Growth with Innovative Wastewater Treatment Solutions

17-04-2019
Gradiant, China, wastewater treatment, zero-liquid discharge

Gradiant China, a division of US and Singapore based Gradiant, will be showcasing its award-winning suite of wastewater treatment solutions uniquely designed to address environmental challenges faced by industrial customers in Chinese markets at IE Expo China, the leading trade fair for Environmental Technology Solutions in Asia. China is home to …

Wastewater turned into Antimicrobial Packaging

10-04-2019
wastewater treatment, Turkey, zero waste

Image credit to Daily Sabah. Faculty members and students in Abant İzzet Baysal University (AİBU)’s Faculty of Engineering Food and Environmental Engineering Department have produced antimicrobial packaging from potato factory wastewater. AİBU is a supporter of the Zero Waste Project, one of the key priorities in the Turkish economy to …

Philippine Government Urged to Explore Wastewater Treatment, Desalination options to address Water Woes

08-04-2019
Philippines, wastewater treatment, desalination

Amid the clamour for water supply in several areas in Cebu due to the effect of the dry season, an option that is being proposed to the Philippine government and large firms is the possible conversion of wastewater and saline water into potable water. Engineer Edgar Sibonga, executive director of the Provincial Water Resources Authority (PWRA), …