Table of Contents

WaterWorld

09/01/2003
Volume 4, Issue 5
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  • News Briefs

    • Conference Expands, Integrates Workshops into Main Program
      In addition to the latest industry news, operating ideas and technical advances in the industrial water market, attendees of the Third Annual Industrial Water Conference will find ...
    • COMPANY NEWS
      Billerica, MA-based Millipore Corp. opened its new $29-million membrane manufacturing facility in August in Jaffrey, NH.
  • Viewpoint

    • Holding Hands for Cleaner Water in Philadelphia
      The City of Brotherly Love hosted a well-attended 10th Annual Industrial Waste Conference, held jointly by the Water Environment Federation (WEF) and Air & Waste Management Association, at the end of August.
  • Product Focus

  • Features

  • Product Showcase

    • PRODUCT SHOWCASE
      A compact footprint and moderate weight of Cat Pumps' new SS 2511 Triplex Plunger Pump makes it ideal for mid-size portable RO systems.
  • Case Studies

    • Oxygenators Maintain Uninterrupted Production & Reduce BOD
      Three pulp and paper mills in the U.S. Southeast were allowed to maintain uninterrupted production while they experienced excessive waste loads in their treatment ponds...
    • DO & NPDES Needs
      Meeting NPDES permit limits is a major issue for many industrial operations. This is particularly critical for industries that require large volumes of process water such as pulp and paper mills.
  • New Products

    • PRODUCTS & SERVICES Cooling Water Treatment
      Designed to switch valves, pumps, heaters and other devices, plus establish on/off control loops, Burkert's Type 8032 "All-In-One" Inline Rotor Flow Transmitter/Switch/Indicator finds coolant protection applications in...
    • NEW PRODUCTS
      Actaris Metering Systems has introduced Flostar, a single jet meter designed to meet the newest AWWA C712-02 standard.
  • New Literature

    • NEW LITERATURE
      The non-profit Minnesota Environmental Initiative (MEI) has launched a free online directory of companies and organizations providing energy-efficient and renewable energy products and services.
  • Product & Services Features

    • PRODUCTS Preview
      Optimizing pretreatment systems (clarifiers, filters, etc.) is the key to maintaining performance of downstream equipment such as reverse osmosis, demineralizers, and boilers.
    • PRODUCTS & SERVICES Water Sampling & Monitoring
      Universal Flow Monitors' new CalPoint™ – a vortex shedding flowmeter and temperature transmitter for monitoring both flow and temperature in water treatment ...
    • PRODUCTS & SERVICES COOLING SYSTEMS
      Fluid Treatment Systems' MetalOx® cooling tower filters are designed to control hard scale without the need for chemicals.
    • INDUSTRIAL WATER EXHIBITORS
      Cat Pumps' custom-designed Power Units continue to expand with new options and expanded performances.

TODAY'S HEADLINES

TN town receives innovative stormwater collection system for landscape irrigation

Rainwater Resources has announced the transfer of a 1,500-gallon cistern/rainwater collection system to a former maintenance site in the city of Farragut, Tenn., which is expected to supply 15,000 gallons of water per year to the region.

Shorebird's beak incites new research on water collection at UT Arlington

A UT Arlington engineering professor and his doctoral student have recently designed a unique and innovative water-collection device based on a shorebird's beak that can accumulate water from fog and dew.

Earthquake-induced increases in streamflow occurring in California, data finds

Aside from documenting evidence of California's historic drought, new statistics from the national streamflow database have indicated that the state has experienced earthquake-induced increases in streamflow -- a recently-occurring hydrologic phenomenon.

AWWA publishes new guide on conveying value of water to stakeholders

The American Water Works Association recently released its newest publication, "Communicating Water's Value: Talking Points, Tips & Strategies, by Melanie Goetz."

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