Funding for cleaner mine wastewater
Ecothor technology cleans and separates contaminants.
Global water resources to provide services to Nikola’s zero emission truck plant
Global Water Resources, Inc., a pure-play water resource management…
Manitoba wastewater treatment plant to come summer of 2021
Selkirk community’s $35.2M facility to meet needs ‘today and into future’
TransAlta acquires a stake in EMG and its wastewater technology
PurEffluent produces a biogas stream that can be used as fuel to generate electricity.
NB company’ rapid sewage test tech helps detect COVID-19 early
Device can make testing accessible to communities with limited or no access to lab facilities.
E2Metrix technology gets $4.5M boost from Natural Resources Canada
Ecothor will help clean out contaminants and solids, recycle mining wastewater.
Brewery hopes to overcome ‘yuck factor’ of beer made with wastewater
The idea of making beer from wastewater started out as a joke around the boardroom table.
Concerned groups assess NS mill’s plan to pump effluent into strait
Company says if the plan is not approved, the mill will close, putting more than 300 employees out of work.
Cities urge federal leaders to wade into wastewater debate
They want to see plans to stop the dumping of toxic, feces-laden sludge into Canada’s waterways.
Competition bureau investigating ‘flushable’ wipes claims
Ryerson study found nearly 24 wipes labelled as flushable that did not break down after being flushed.
Nova Scotia pulp mill expected to miss 2020 deadline to close lagoon
Under provincial legislation, the kraft pulp mill has less than 15 months to overhaul how it processes wastewater.
Northern Pulp says no wastewater pipe to NS waterway, no mill
Company’s plan and spotty environmental record is creating tension in Pictou.
US officials consider robots to combat mine spills
Wastewater containing toxic heavy metals has been spewing from hundreds of inactive mines nationwide for decades.
EPA to rewrite limits for coal power plant wastewater
Would allow utilities to flush wastewater containing traces of highly toxic heavy metals into lakes and rivers.
H2O Innovation wins three water treatment contracts worth $8M
Quebec City manufacturer will provide two membrane bioreactors and one reverse osmosis system.
Fetuses found at wastewater treatment plant
Remains were discovered Aug. 8.
EPA mishap sends tainted wastewater into river
Wastewater laced with heavy metals from Colorado mine reaches New Mexico.
NB wastewater plant to get $1.6 in upgrades
Backup power system will allow it to operate during power outages.
Chinese court fines pesticide company $12M for polluting streams
Fine the largest ever for a polluter in Zhejiang province, one of the most prosperous, but also most polluted provinces in China.
Project tackles antibiotic-resistant bugs
University of Regina gets $585,000 NSERC funding.
Brewers challenged to make beer from toilet water
Oregon wastewater treatment operator wants to highlight advanced water filtration.
What’s new in pump technologies
Industrial pump technologies from KSB, Mouvex, Moyno, Neptune Chemical Pump Co., Watson-Marlow, and Jet Edge Inc.
Cargill faces charges over wastewater tests at beef plant
High River plant’s industrial wastewater system were allegedly falsified.
H2O Innovation awarded wastewater treatment contracts worth $3.2M
Projects involve design and installation of reverse osmosis and microfiltration membrane systems.
Canada, US waste-water groups declare war on ‘flushable’ wipes
Municipalities claim they are flushing $250 million a year because of clogging issues.
Alberta orders cleanup of coal slurry spill into Athabasca River
Coal Valley Resources and Sherritt given timelines and deadlines.
BioteQ places its Bisbee plant on furlough indefinitely
Joint venture with miner was not generating positive cash flow as volumes declined.
Caribbean nations must prepare for climate change or risk fresh water
Environmental conference warns less rain, less water in reservoirs while rising sea levels could contaminate supplies.
Pure Technologies wins $4.8M Miami-Dade water/wastewater deal
Will inspect and monitor portions of the system using prestressed concrete pipes.
BluMetric awarded $1.38M for water treatment in Peru
Reverse osmosis system going to industrial chemicals producer.
BioteQ Sells mobile Sulf-IX pilot plant to Newalta
Strategic partner will use the plant to apply the technology at existing and new sites.
ProSep awarded $1.3 million water treatment contract
System recovers oil and reconditions water for overboard discharge.