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

Oil sands tailings reclamation to be improved with novel solar energy-driven process

University of Alberta civil engineering professors have developed a novel technique that uses solar energy to accelerate tailings pond reclamation efforts by industry, ultimately helping to make the cleanup process of oil sands tailings more environmentally friendly.

MWH to support implementation of capital improvement plan for FL county

The Palm Beach County Water Utilities Department of Florida has awarded a contract to MWH Global to assist in delivery of the company's 2015-2020 capital improvement plan as owner's advisor.

Nutrient recovery facility in Canada to be scaled up

EPCOR Water Services and Ostara Nutrient Recovery Technologies have partnered to scale up one of the first nutrient recovery facilities in Canada...

Innovative carbon-neutral wastewater treatment plant unveiled in California

The EPA recently joined the Bureau of Reclamation, California Energy Commission and Congressman Col. Paul Cook at the ceremonial start of Victor Valley Wastewater Reclamation Authority's carbon-neutral energy project located at ITS wastewater treatment facility in Victorville, Calif.

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