FAR EAST & SOUTHEAST ASIA WATER UTILITIES ARTICLES

Water treatment technologies sought to remedy global water scarcity

A Chemical & Engineering News article discusses the global water crisis leaving almost 800 million people without access to drinkable water.

Zero Liquid Discharge claims by Chinese coal company are false – Greenpeace

Operations by China’s largest coal miner, Shenua Group, have reduced groundwater levels and seen the illegal dumping of “toxic industrial wastewate...

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.

Asia/Pacific

Collection of water and wastewater new headlines from the Asia/Pacific.

Global ultrapure water technology markets to reach $4.4B in 2014

A new study by the McIlvaine Company reveals that suppliers of ultrapure water technologies will generate revenues of $4.4 billion in 2014.

Industrial wastewater discharge to be monitored by Taiwan’s EPA

Taiwan’s environmental regulator could soon start using a system that allows it to monitor wastewater flow in real time from power plants, industri...

Stormwater technology helps clean up Malaysia river

Hydro International's Downstream Defender vortex separator, a stormwater technology, is helping to clean up Kuala Lumpur, a river system in Malaysia.

Membrane technologies on the rise with increased global water scarcity, finds new report

Membrane treatment technologies are on the rise from an increase in global water scarcity as an efficient solution to purification and filtration.

Energy saving RO membranes launched in China for brackish and industrial water

This year’s Aquatech China 2013 has seen LANXESS launch RO membranes for brackish water and DW&PS launch its FILMTEC ECO elements, both claimin...

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 ...

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