ArchivesPosts Tagged ‘iwaterdrops’

07Jan

Hundreds Pack H.S. Auditorium to Learn About Nitrate Contaminated Wells This auditorium was filled — and the panelist were timed — trying to keep an 8 o’clock deadline to finish the discussion, so a lot of people had unanswered questions, but people told me they learned a lot. One of the big take-aways is the […]Continue Reading

10Dec

Legionella Growth and Health Risks From Wastewater Plants for Workers and Downwind Communities Legionella growth has been seen in petrochemical, food and dairy, paper mill and brewery wastewater. Facilities can implement safety measures to mitigate contamination. November 8, 2019 (Water Tech) Ever since the Philadelphia Legionnaires Convention legionellosis outbreak in 1976, which gave the disease […]Continue Reading

15Oct

Managing Plastic Microparticles In Water Treatment Processes …Masses of large waste plastics floating in the oceans have been an issue of concern for many years. More recently, microplastic particles have been detected in seawater, freshwaters and drinking waters, including bottled waters and foods. Environmental plastics are a risk to aquatic organisms from ingestion; they are […]Continue Reading

16Sep

Nanotechnology in the water treatment market sees growth potential …A high demand for treated water produced through nanotechnology exists in the pharmaceutical, food and beverage, chemical and oil and gas industries. This has given rise to a well-defined nanotechnology in water treatment market to exist in a global perspective. With it used in water treatment […]Continue Reading

22Jul

Membranes In the Water Treatment Market Expected to Reach $8B in 2023 The global demand for membranes in the water treatment market is expected to grow 5.8% annually to $8.3 billion in 2023, according to a report by Freedonia. March 24, 2019 (Water Tech) The global demand for membranes in the water treatment market is […]Continue Reading

07Jun

Chromium: Origin, products, applications and health implications Chromium, which is used in stainless steel, colorants and corrosion management in cooling systems, has been regulated for its potential health implications. April 29, 2019 (Water Tech) Ingestion health issues Chromium became an issue again in the 1990s resulting from local groundwater contamination caused by uncontrolled discharges of […]Continue Reading

12Feb

The global water desalination market is likely to witness a firm growth at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 7.8 percent from 2018 to 2025. Nearly 1 percent of the global water demand has been met via desalination over the last few years. This market is considered to have a strong future, owing to […]Continue Reading

12Feb

About 10,000 pharmaceuticals with about 3,000 active ingredients are approved and marketed in the U.S. These and their reaction byproducts, reactants and solvents can be present in wastewater streams that require treatment prior to direct or indirect discharges. Pharmaceutical production is a major portion of the chemicals manufacturing industry — in value and product diversity, […]Continue Reading