LAB/SAMPLING/ANALYTICAL ARTICLES

Learning from Experience

Both the wastewater and the petroleum industries have regulations that limit the amount of oil in discharged water.

pH meter

On-the-go consultants and others working in the field now have a mobile option for measuring pH wherever they sample.

Tiny Treatment, Big Solutions: Nanoscience Offers Potential to Enhance Water Purification Techniques

Once considered a farfetched notion, nanotechnology is now a reality and is starting to be incorporated into different treatment applications, including membranes and adsorbents and processes like ...

WERF seeks to recover carbon-based benefits from wastewater byproducts

The Water Environment Research Foundation is seeking technologies that can recover carbon-based commodities from wastewater.

Potential well water contaminants highest near natural gas drilling, finds new study

A new study of 100 Barnett Shale private water wells showed high levels of potential contaminants closest to natural gas extraction sites.

New hydraulic fracturing standards to be developed by ASTM water subcommittee

New standards for hydraulic fracturing will be developed by an ASTM International subcommittee to be used by businesses employing its applications.

Water treatment techniques using apple, tomato peels developed in Singapore

A PhD candidate at the National University of Singapore has found new methods to treat potable water using apple and tomato peels.

Major WI wastewater treatment plant requests $4.5M in upgrades

The village of Elmood, Wis., has requested a $4.5 million upgrade to a major WWTP from the Department of Natural Resources.

Ocean acidification has potential to degrade entire ecosystems, finds study

A study by the University of California, Davis, finds that ocean acidification can create an impact similar to extinction on marine ecosystems.

Plug, receptor catalog

Meltric Corporation announced the availability of its 2013-2014 product catalog featuring Decontactor Series switch-rated plugs, receptacles and connectors.

BUYER'S GUIDE PRODUCTS

PD6801 ProtEX F & I Level Meter

The new ProtEX-F&I PD6801 explosion-proof level meter brings modern design, an easy to read feet and inches display, and enhanced functionality to hazardous areas around the world.

Q45H/79 Total Chlorine Monitor

A new total residual chlorine monitor with improved sensitivity and zero stability to ensure that all chemical species are quantified.

Q45H-62/63

The Q45H is available as either a Free Residual Chlorine Monitor or it can be set up to measure Combined Residual Chlorine (chloramines) and does not use reagents.

Aurora 1030W TOC Analyzer

The Aurora 1030W TOC Analyzer processes aqueous samples for analysis of the total organic carbon (TOC), total inorganic carbon (TIC), and non-purgeable organic carbon (NPOC) content of the samples.