Water

Dec 28 2000
An oily water treatment facility on the Sabine River near Port Arthur, Texas, was not in compliance and had a large inventory of wastewater on site....
Dec 28 2000
Desalination System Brings Water to Small Island Off Washington Coast Off the coast of Washington, 32 families on Guemes Island were faced with an...
Dec 28 2000
The application of disinfectants in drinking water treatment for controlling microbial quality has drawbacks. These include the formation of...
Dec 28 2000
The environmental manager and maintenance supervisor of a large envelope manufacturing facility in the Springfield, Massachusetts, region requested...
Dec 28 2000
Chicago is home to the two largest water treatment plants in the world – the James W. Jardine Water Purification Plant and South Water Filtration...
Dec 28 2000
Utilizing Microburst AMPS cellular technology, Skylemetry is a wireless remote data gathering/monitoring and control service that utilizes only the...
Dec 28 2000
With the increasing cost of chemical regeneration and waste neutralization, as well as the liabilities of storing and handling hazardous chemicals,...
Dec 28 2000
Bethel Park, Pennsylvania installed two 4MGD traveling bridge filters in 1980. According to Joe Witkowski, who manages the facility, "We had serious...
Dec 28 2000
With the promulgation of the USEPA's restrictions on disinfection by-products (DBPs) permitted in America's drinking water attributable to...
Dec 28 2000
The Westin Maui resort hotel on Hawaii's island of Maui is known for its exotic landscaping. Unfortunately, a filter problem was turning its handsome...
Dec 28 2000
The Island Water Association (IWA) of Sanibel, Florida, supplies potable water for Sanibel and Captiva Islands. Using a reverse osmosis (R.O.)...
Dec 28 2000
Though less dramatic than other geologic events, expansive soils are among the world's most costly hazards. Each year in the United States, expansive...
Dec 28 2000
Many industrial companies rely on accurate metering of the liquid they process through their plants. When the metering fails, so does the process. A...
Dec 28 2000
When ground water contamination is discovered at a site, a host of questions must be answered before it can be effectively removed or minimized....
Dec 28 2000
Tetra Technologies, Inc., has developed an underdrain plate called Savage Plate for water filtering applications. It offers retention of finer...
Dec 28 2000
Competition for limited water supplies continues to grow. Not only is an increasing population taxing the supply, but also an increase in industrial...
Dec 28 2000
On the basis of favorable results of an exhaustive test program conducted on site (see "Tests Confirm Alternative Filtration System Technology Meets...
Dec 28 2000
This paper evaluates the effectiveness of generating chlorine dioxide gas using Eka Chemical's method of sodium chlorate/hydrogen peroxide/sulfuric...
Dec 28 2000
New water purification facilities constructed by J.S. Alberici Construction Co., Inc., in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, will ensure the safety of the city's...
Dec 28 2000
The studies evaluated the total suspended solids (TSS) performance and biological oxidation demand (BOD) of different media sizes and arrangements....