FILTRATION ARTICLES

High Efficiency Evaporation Process launched for oil sands wastewater

Aquatech has launched the HEVAP™ high efficiency evaporation process for treating produced water from oil sands thermal processes such as Steam Assisted Gravity Drainage (SAGD)...

German dewatering technology company acquired by Xylem

Pollmann Pumpen Ltd has been acquired by Xylem Inc. for $3 million to expand dewatering business across Europe.

MD wastewater treatment plant receives Bay Restoration Fund grant

An Elkton, Md., wastewater treatment plant has been awarded a $54K Bay Restoration Fund grant by the Maryland Department of the Environment.

Hong Kong justifies $12/m3 expected desalination cost in Tseung Kwan O

The Hong Kong government has said that its planned 90 million m3/year desalination plant will cost more per unit of water than other plants in the region due to inflation and distribution and custo...

Toro Equipment introduces new line of DAF equipment

A new line of dissolved air flotation equipment has recently been introduced by Toro Equipment.

Peru RO desalination contract awarded to Canadian firm

Canadian firm BluMetric Environmental Inc. has been awarded a US$1.38 million contract to supply a Reverse Osmosis system to a large diversified industrial chemicals producer in Peru...

Desalination contract awarded by Australia’s Xstrata Coal

Desalination company Osmoflo has secured an AUS$12 million contract to boost water conditioning and desalination capacity at Xstrata Coal’s Ulan mine in NSW...

Reed beds to filter East London’s drinking water from sludge

A £4.5 million reed bed system that will filter reservoir water to supply drinking water into parts of East London is now fully operational...

Denitrification system

The Leopold elimi-NITE® 2.0 denitrification system is a gravity, deep bed, mono-media sand filter designed to remove nitrate and phosphorous to meet stringent effluent discharge water requirements ...

Solar-powered nanofilters could help clean contaminated waterways

Scientists have developed solar-powered nanofilters that help remove antibiotics from the water in lakes and rivers.

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Media Water Filters

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AquaDiamond® Cloth Media Filter

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