Table of Contents

WaterWorld

11/01/2003
Volume 3, Issue 6
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  • News Briefs

    • EPA Water Administrator Resigns
      G. Tracy Mehan III, Assistant Administrator for the Office of Water at the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, has tendered his resignation, effective December 29.
  • Viewpoint

  • Product Showcase

    • PRODUCT SHOWCASE
      The HACH LDO™ dissolved oxygen probe is a revolutionary breakthrough in the measurement of dissolved oxygen (DO) in the wastewater treatment plant process.
  • SWPA

    • Tips on Sizing a Submersible Pumping System
      The importance of taking the time to understand and correctly size a submersible pumping system cannot be underestimated. There may exist "cookie-cutter" designs or packages, but no two pump systems are the same.
  • Product Focus

  • Product & Services Features

    • PRODUCTS & SERVICES Process Monitoring
      Measuring pH, Silcore TUpH sensors from Emerson Process feature a triple-seal contaminant barrier that prevents moisture and material impurities from migrating to the pH electrode's metal lead wire.
    • PRODUCTS & SERVICES Odor Control
      Novozymes Biologicals has introduced a new product for the control of sulfide odors. The product, BI-Chem® DP 110, can metabolize reduced sulfur compounds thereby controlling the malodors they generate.
  • New Products

    • NEW PRODUCTS
      DeZurik Eccentric Plug Valves, available from SPX Valves, are used for applications throughout water and waste treatment plants, water distribution systems...
  • New Literature

    • NEW LITERATURE
      The Gorman-Rupp Company has published two new product brochures: Engineered Pumping Systems (AV-05533 9/03) and the Pressure Booster Stations (AV-05569 10/03).

TODAY'S HEADLINES

Flooded Argentina oil refinery receives restoration with dewatering pumps

A recently-flooded oil refinery outide the city of La Plata in Argentina has been restored thanks to the application of specialized dewatering pumps from Xylem.

DC students selected for finals in watershed improvement contest

Several students in Washington, D.C., recently participated in and submitted proposals for the annual CARING FOR OUR WATERSHEDS program

USGS releases new Produced Waters Geochemical Database

The U.S. Geological Survey recently released its new Produced Waters Geochemical Database.

Global technology challenge seeks energy-efficient seawater desalination solutions

GE ecomagination and Aramco Entrepreneurship launched an open global technology challenge to accelerate the development of solutions focused on improving the energy efficiency of seawater desalination.

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