Articles

April 04, 2014
NSF Intl. now offers StaySafer certification, a program that ensures food and water safety, to hospitality centers around the world. Water Quality...
December 05, 2013
You decide to make your favorite soup using the finest, freshest ingredients. Without a second thought, you use tap water — and unknowingly could be...
November 12, 2013
A well-thought-out dewatering plan is important to the success of any jobsite. Dewatering pumps often are necessary to remove groundwater and...
November 11, 2013
Water has always been an essential ingredient in industrial production, but today, it is also a key strategic asset. Effective water resource...
November 11, 2013
In my previous article, “Ultrafiltration: A Business Growth Opportunity” (September 2013), I referenced a 2010 BBC research report stating that “the...
October 16, 2013
Over the past five years, the topic of rainwater harvesting has become prevalent everywhere we look. Many articles on this subject begin with an...
October 16, 2013
Isaac Plains is an open-cut coal mine in northern Queensland, Australia, that operates under an environmental authority. One of the environmental...
October 16, 2013
Brand protection and the production of clean, shiny cans are important in the canning industry. Can corrosion not only negatively impacts a company’s...
October 16, 2013
The Winona Family YMCA is located in southeast Minnesota, in a town that is home to approximately 27,000 residents. The 4,300-member athletic center...
July 08, 2013
Industrial water treatment can be classified by the following categories (not including wastewater treatment, which is a separate topic): Process...
June 26, 2013
Filmtec BW30-8040 elements have been used for the past 21 years at the Antelope Valley Station, a lignite coal-based power plant in North Dakota...
June 26, 2013
When you think about all of the cargo flying in and out of an airport on a daily basis, passengers’ luggage and ordinary mailed packages might come...
June 03, 2013
As winter becomes nothing more than a memory and the days get warmer, our thoughts are quickly turning to the lazy, hazy days of summer. And nothing...
June 03, 2013
About 55% of adults in the U.S. drink coffee daily, according to the National Coffee Assn. Coffee shops have helped consumers develop an appreciation...
May 03, 2013
For our protection, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has established enforceable guidelines by which municipalities must abide and well...
May 03, 2013
Membrane processes can be classified in many ways, based on nature, structure or driving force. Hydrostatic pressure differences are used in...
April 11, 2013
West Fraser Mills in Williams Lake, British Columbia, Canada, received a demand order from the province’s Workmen’s Compensation Board to have...
April 11, 2013
Nearly everyone involved in the restaurant industry has an interesting experience to tell. One such situation occurred in the northeastern U.S., in a...
March 20, 2013
The Legionella bacterium, Legionella pneumophila — the fundamental agent of Legionnaires’ disease — is a water-based organism that causes infection...
February 04, 2013
The Dr. Kiran C. Patel Center for Global Solutions at the University of South Florida (USF) in Tampa is a flagship for the school’s commitment to...

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