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GE launches new membrane technology to produce energy from wastewater
01 October, 2014
GE has launched a new anaerobic membrane bioreactor (AnMBR) technology to generate renewable energy from...
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Tapping underused resources will ensure water security in US says Johnson’s Foundation report
Wednesday, October 01, 2014 Diversifying water supplies by tapping underused resources, such as rainwater, can be a way to ensure long-term water security, according to a report published by the Johnson’s Foundation...

ADB approves $150m loan for irrigation and water management in India
Tuesday, September 30, 2014 The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has granted a $150m loan for the Karnataka Integrated and Sustainable Water Resources Management Investment Programme in...

French agency to finance water treatment plant upgrade in Sri Lanka
Tuesday, September 30, 2014 The French Development Agency (AFD) has granted a $70m loan to the Government of Sri Lanka for the Ambatale Water Supply System Improvement and Energy Saving...

New plant to serve ten million gallons of treated water in Tennessee, US
Monday, September 29, 2014 A new water treatment plant has opened in Tennessee, US, to supply ten million gallons of treated water for Knox, Blount and Sevier counties in the South Knox...

Radical Waters receives patent for water well rehabilitation technology in India
Monday, September 29, 2014 South Africa-based Radical Waters has received a patent for its Electro Chemical Activation (ECA) Technology for rehabilitation of water wells or boreholes in...

GLV sells pulp and paper division to focus on water business
Friday, September 26, 2014 Canada-based GLV has signed a deal to sell its pulp and paper division for $65m to focus on its water treatment...

Treatment of fracking wastewater does not make it safe says study
Friday, September 26, 2014 Discharged fluids from hydraulic fracturing (fracking) can still contaminate drinking water supplies downstream, even after it is treated at wastewater treatment plants, according to a new...

STW receives permission to drill more wells at Capitan Reef aquifer in US
Thursday, September 25, 2014 US-based STW Resources Holding has received approval from Middle Pecos Groundwater District for drilling two development water wells in order to determine the potential capacity of Capitan...

Water Supply Cost Savings Act introduced in US Congress
Thursday, September 25, 2014 US legislator Marlin Stutzman has introduced the Water Supply Cost Savings Act, or Savings Act, which proposes to offer critical information about water wells and water well systems in the...

Indian city to use IBM analytics solution to improve water management
Wednesday, September 24, 2014 Kerala Water Authority (KWA) in India will use advanced analytics and mobility solutions from IBM for analysing, monitoring and managing water distribution in Thiruvananthapuram...


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NSF Acquires Jana Laboratories’ Testing Assets
Thursday, August 28, 2014 by NSF International NSF International has acquired the laboratory portion of Jana Laboratories Inc, an engineering consulting and laboratory testing firm, which serves the global water and plastic pipe industries....

NSF Develops Water Treatment Device Standard
Thursday, August 28, 2014 by NSF International Worldwide public health and safety organisation NSF International has certified 56 water treatment devices to the first American National Standard developed to address consumer concerns...

Verderflex Dura Hose Pump Replaces Troubled Diaphragm Metering Pump
Tuesday, July 01, 2014 by Verderflex The challenge: a water treatment plant in the US state of Georgia uses several wells to provide its residents and industries with fresh...

New Qdos 60 Metering Pump for High-Accuracy Applications
Monday, June 30, 2014 by Watson-Marlow Pumps Group Following the highly successful launch of the revolutionary Qdos 30 peristaltic metering pump, Watson-Marlow Pumps Group is now introducing the larger Qdos 60...

New Address for KISTERS in Aachen
Tuesday, June 24, 2014 by KISTERS KISTERS is moving to a new headquarters in Aachen on 27...

NSF International Independent Lab for US Coast Guard BWMS to Include American Bureau of Shipping
Monday, June 02, 2014 by NSF International The NSF International independent laboratory (IL), the first designated by the US Coast Guard (USCG) to test ballast water management systems (BWMS) for US type approval, will now include...

Verderflex Dura 5 and Dura 7 Win Ringier Technology Innovation Award
Friday, May 30, 2014 by Verderflex World Pumps China magazine, published by Ringier Trade Media Ltd, has announced Verder Liquids BV as the winner of the 2014 Ringier Technology Innovation Awards for the pumps and valves...

Lubrication Engineers Release Free White Paper on Water-technology.net
Thursday, May 22, 2014 by Lubrication Engineers Protecting your equipment and using high-quality lubricants - which have been chosen wisely and cared for properly for each piece of equipment - can prolong equipment life, as well as reduce...

WISKI User Conference 2014: Book Your Accommodation
Wednesday, May 07, 2014 by KISTERS KISTERS invites you to the WISKI User Conference 2014, 24-25 June. Please hurry to register!...

Sulzer and Wetend Technologies Launch SHS Injection Pump
Tuesday, May 06, 2014 by Sulzer Pumps Sulzer and Wetend Technologies are launching an innovative hygienic injection pump series (SHS) with several patent-pending...


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