Reverse osmosis membranes

LANXESS has expanded its range of membrane separation elements for reverse osmosis (RO)-based water treatment to include new low energy (LE) elements.

Product Focus: Filtration System

Abranch of environmental contractor PSC in Elk Gove Village, Ill., was hired by a local electrical utility to dewater vaults and manholes in Chicago and its suburbs.

Singapore’s second desalination facility set to open with combined power plant

The Tuaspring 318,500 m3/day desalination plant – Singapore’s second major facility – is set to open next week with an innovative Water Purchase Agreement in place between utility PUB and private o...

UK could have four municipal desalination plants by 2050, says IChemE

Although the UK currently only has one major desalination plant in operation in London, the country could have at least four major municipal plants by 2050 and up to 800 smaller units...

Desalination plant in Al Jubail, Saudi Arabia aims to cut energy costs

ERI will provide its pressure exchanger technology to Spanish firm ACCIONA Agua for the 100,000 m3/day seawater reverse osmosis  desalination plant in Al Jubai, Saudi Arabia...

Qurayyat desalination tender process starts in Oman

The Oman Power and Water Procurement Company has listed a tender for its new Qurayyat 180,00 m3/day desalination plant planned south of Muscat...

Desalination global news

This week has seen some interesting developments in the global desalination market, including the allocation of AUS$2.5 million of funding for R&D projects in Australia, as well as news that Sa...

4-in-1 technology for lower life cycle costs

As one of the world's leading manufacturers of pumps, valves, drives and automation products, as well as complex smart systems, KSB also develops customised solutions for water treatment and transp...

Riding the desalination Wave of Energy Recovery

When Tom Rooney joined Energy Recovery Inc (ERI) in 2011 the company was facing a tough desalination market.

Industry News

Collection of water and wastewater new headlines form industry news


Membrane BioReactor (MBR)

The Membrane BioReactor (MBR) is a state of the art pre-engineered sewage treatment system utilizing Pure Aqua’s water treatment expertise with Toray’s submerged membrane technology. The membrane s...

Ultrafiltration Systems

Pure Aqua, Inc. manufactures a full line of Ultrafiltration Systems. UF is a pressure driven membrane separation process that removes suspended or particulate matter (including colloids & silt) fro...


Toray's membrane models for membrane bioreactors are using flat-sheet PVDF membranes and can be configured for gravity-driven or suction-controlled operation.


Toray UF/MF membrane models for drinking water production and RO pretreatment.