Water > Treatment

Do current water treatment methods eliminate SARS-CoV-19?

07 April, 2020

Environmental engineers have called for more research to determine if current water treatment methods effectively kill coronaviruses, including the SARS-CoV-19 virus.


Triton TR80 Turbidity Sensor with automated cleaning wiper

01 April, 2020

The Triton TR80 from Electro-Chemical Devices is a nephelometric turbidity sensor designed for use in water and wastewater.


Modifying nanocarbons to purify water

24 March, 2020

A research team from Nagoya University has developed a novel method for removing heavy metals from water.


Bürkert Australia celebrates 40 years

20 January, 2020

Chris Hoey shares details about Bürkert Australia's 40-year history, its ethos and how the company is preparing for future challenges... 2020 and beyond.


Water tech hub launches in Singapore

10 January, 2020

A multidisciplinary centre for water, wastewater and energy technologies has been launched by global water tech company Xylem at its regional headquarters in Singapore.


New technology at water treatment plant improves THM control

07 November, 2019 by Wayne Handford, Coordinator Operations, Toowoomba Regional Council

Toowoomba Regional Council's Yarraman WTP struggled with trihalomethane failures until new technology improved sludge control and TOC.


PFAS remediation company named Australian Technology Company of the Year

06 November, 2019

OPEC Systems has been named Australian Technology Company of the Year for its innovation in environmental remediation.


Quality drinking water through ozone treatment

27 September, 2019 by Dipl. Ing. Christian Langensiepen, Product Management, VEGA Grieshaber KG

How pressure transducers make an important contribution to the continuous processing of quality drinking water.


Engineers explore membrane distillation technologies

13 August, 2019

Engineers from Colorado State University have investigated why certain membrane designs purify water better than others.


AFR BOSS innovation list recognises SUEZ

12 August, 2019

SUEZ ranks 9th on the Australian Financial Review Boss Magazine's Most Innovative Companies list.


Coliban Water joins program to optimise network

08 August, 2019

Coliban Water is participating in an American Water Works Association program to assess and optimise its water distribution network.


Mussels flex their surface engineering muscles

15 July, 2019

Chemical analysis of the sticky threads contained in mussels is inspiring engineering innovations to address problems including oil spills and water contamination.


Finding water solutions

01 July, 2019

DuPont Water Solutions offers a broad portfolio of ion exchange resins, reverse osmosis membranes, ultrafiltration membranes and electrodeionisation products.


Upgrade for Macarthur Water Filtration Plant

25 June, 2019

Sydney Water's Macarthur Water Filtration Plant in Appin, NSW, will be upgraded by the company's long-time partner, TRILITY.


New water purifier inspired by a rose

05 June, 2019

Inspired by a rose, researchers at The University of Texas at Austin have developed a new device for collecting and purifying water.


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