The combination will result in expanded customer service and manufacturing capabilities
Effective Jan. 1, 2016, FilterCor has been integrated into the business operations of United Filters Intl., merging both companies into a single worldwide filtration manufacturer and distributor. Operating under the United Filters Intl. name with offices in Sun Valley, Calif., and Amarillo, Texas, the integration of the companies will give United Filters greater and expanded customer services and manufacturing capabilities.
The long-term goal is to increase clean water supply to low-cost apartment complexes across the city
In Jakarta, Indonesia, Porex Filtration recently responded to a call for a small-scale water filtration system to provide clean water to a low-income apartment complex that had long suffered with poor quality water.
Each system can made to measure depending on the required level of comfort and independence
During Aquatech 2015, Aqua-etiam will be launching a modular water filtration system for private homes, apartments or light industrial use for providing a rich and reliable supply of clean drinking water from any freshwater.
The Clear-VU EZ Connect filter product line now includes O-ring seal options. There are three FDA compliant material choices: Buna-N, EPDM and Viton. This miniature filter also features push-in connections for fast replacement, eliminating cutting or replacing tubing. Ideal uses include the filtration of water, coffee, beer, carbonated beverages and other consumable liquids.
Nonprofit reaches its first benchmark to send 500 water filters to Cambodia
Four thousand children die each day as a result of diseases caused by ingestion of filthy water, according to the United Nations. The report says four out of every 10 people in the world, particularly those in Africa and Asia, do not have clean water to drink.
Water For Life announced its campaign to raise funds and awareness to support its global clean water initiatives to bring sustainable access to clean water by delivering water filters to families, schools, orphanages and villages.
A gravity-fed filtration system filters water on its way into the bottle
Nubo Bottle Co. announced the release of its Gen II filtered water bottle. Both ends of the bottle are removable for cleaning, and a gravity-fed filtration system filters water on its way into the bottle.
A new recycling program allows participants to earn points by sending in waste
PUR and Brita, are helping consumers reduce the impact of plastic bottles on the environment by making their products’ components completely recyclable. Brita and PUR have partnered with TerraCycle to create recycling programs for their pitchers, bottles, filters, dispensers, faucet mounts and all packaging, effectively making the water filtration products 100% waste-free.
The winning project introduced a filter that removes toxic heavy metals from drinking water and industrial wastewater
Perry Alagappan from Houston has won the 2015 Stockholm Junior Water Prize (SJWP)—an international competition for water-related research. The Prize Patron, H.R.H. Crown Princess Victoria of Sweden, presented him with the award at an Aug. 25 ceremony during World Water Week in Stockholm.
CMF charged membrane filtration for microbial retention is a viable alternative to standard membrane technology at higher flow and less pressure drop. The membrane is designed with a non-woven electroadsorptive media with strong positive zeta potential for net retention efficiency of 0.002 μ, with low psid (less than 3 clean) and change out up to 35 psid at 160°F. These pleated cartridges are entirely sonic welded and do not use potted end caps or solvents. Applications include drinking water, bottled water, food and beverage, showers, process water, misting systems and more.