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Lyonell Basell and Covestro Start Circular Steam Project at Maasvlakte Plant

The Netherlands: CO2-Reduction

Lyonell Basell and Covestro Start Circular Steam Project at Maasvlakte Plant

09/04/2018 - Lyondell Basell and its joint venture partner Covestro, started operation of a large investment project at their site in Maasvlakte-Rotterdam, the Netherlands. The Circular Steam Project incorporates an innovative technology into the existing production plant to convert its water-based waste into energy. read...

LG Chem to Supply Brackish Water Membranes for Silicon Valley Project

USA: Water Treatment

LG Chem to Supply Brackish Water Membranes for Silicon Valley Project

08/22/2018 - LG Chem has been awarded three contracts to supply Brackish Water (BW) RO membranes to major utilities in the US. read...

BASF Teams Up with NMMC to Provide Safe Water in Navi Mumbai

India: Aqua Solutions

BASF Teams Up with NMMC to Provide Safe Water in Navi Mumbai

08/08/2018 - The Navi Mumbai Municipal Corporation has set up a ‘Water ATM’ in order to provide clean water to the residents. BASF's ultrafiltration solution is one of the technologies that is used to purify the harvested water in this unique machine. read...

New Water Treatment Techniques Could Contribute to Healthier Ecosystems

Germany: Water Treatment

New Water Treatment Techniques Could Contribute to Healthier Ecosystems

07/26/2018 - A group of researchers headed by the University of Tübingen’s Professor Rita Triebskorn has been investigating the effects of various wastewater treatments on the health of fish. The scientists, from the Institute of Evolution and Ecology (EvE), found that the type of wastewater treatment needs to be decided on a case by case basis, depending on the composition of toxins in the wastewater. read...

Tapping the Potential of Wastewater in Saudi Arabia

Water Treatment

Tapping the Potential of Wastewater in Saudi Arabia

07/05/2018 - Factors such as increasing worldwide population growth and increased levels of global warming mean that the world's freshwater resources are increasingly strained and drained. Researchers at Kaust, Saudi Arabia, are trying to harness the potential of wastewater in order to address global water scarcity. read...

Articles

Turn up! Upswing Ahead for Valves and Fittings

Valves & Fittings

Turn up! Upswing Ahead for Valves and Fittings

03/01/2018 - Fittings, faucets, drives and apps: Whetting the appetite for Achema 2018 at last year’s Diam. Not only did industrial fittings fair Diam record an exhibitor record of over 2000 experts, it also set new trends with the DDM seal fair. Fact is: manufacturers are getting fit for the digital age. read...

NEWS

Fluence Realizes Large-Scale Wastewater-to-Energy Project for Steel Giant

Belgium: $ 4.5 Million Contract

Fluence Realizes Large-Scale Wastewater-to-Energy Project for Steel Giant

Fluence has received a $ 4.5 million contract for a wastewater treatment and waste-to-energy system for its customer Arcelor Mittal in Belgium. read...

Simplifying Organics Monitoring in Water Treatment Processes

DOC/TOC Monitoring

Simplifying Organics Monitoring in Water Treatment Processes

Monitoring organic carbon through ultraviolet (UV) absorption is a technically simple and fast method compared to DOC/TOC (dissolved organic carbon/total organic carbon) online analysis or lab measurements. However, conventional UV absorption monitors make high demands on the cleanliness and long-term stability of the instrument’s optical path. read...

Ultra Pure Water for the Pharmaceutical Industry

Achema 2018

Ultra Pure Water for the Pharmaceutical Industry

Cevital, the first private company in Algeria, will be showcasing their new technology for water treatment and ultra pure water production at the Achema. Together with its subsidiary Evcon, the company will unveil UPW 1.0, their first station for ultra pure water production for pharmaceutical industry. read...

NEWS about Pumps & Compressors

Sustainable Use of Brewing Residues Investigated

Germany: Achema 2018

Sustainable Use of Brewing Residues Investigated

05/26/2018 - Researchers from three departments of the Technische Universität Kaiserslautern (TUK) are investigating how brewing residues can be used sustainably, e.g. as raw material for the chemical industry or as a source for pharmacological active substances. At the Achema they will present their projects at the stand of Rhineland-Palatinate in Hall 9.2 at Stand A86a. read...

professional articles: pumps, pipes and hydrauling systems

The Next Generation of Couplings and Disconnects

Disconnects: Technology Compared

The Next Generation of Couplings and Disconnects

06/28/2017 - Double ball-valve dry disconnects set new standard in chemical handling — Operators that handle hazardous liquids or toxic chemicals have high demands for loading systems, hoses, pipes and couplings. But how to design such a system? Are traditional bayonet-and-plunger styles still the go-to-solution for chemicals or has the time of new coupling technology finally come? read...

products and solutions for Pumps & Compressors

Less Waste – More Money!

Evaporators

Less Waste – More Money!

A new range of evaporators helps cosmetics and pharmaceuticals manufacturers to save money on waste: Veolia Water Technologies UK has introduced an extended range of the highly successful Evaled evaporators for smaller cosmetics and pharmaceutical manufacturing facilities that currently dispose of liquid wastes offsite. read...