Water has become a scarce resource in many parts of the world. Once abundantly available, supply is running low and demand both for private and industrial use has constantly increased over time. While nations have historically not given too much attention to the conservation of this valuable resource, today nations find themselves increasingly fighting for a larger share of what is at their disposal. In certain regions of China for example, the maximum amount of water usage is specified in licenses for new production plants. …Continue Reading
By Peter Wirtz, Business Unit Manager, Solid Weave, GKD – Gebr. Kufferath AG
More than ever before, efficient water treatments with increasingly finer separation rates are major issues for wastewater treatment plant operators.
This year, the urgent search for solutions that can ensure reliable micro-screening at high flow rates and with improved separation performance brought visitors flocking to the GKD stand at the world’s leading trade fair for water, sewage, waste and raw materials management in Munich, Germany. They were primarily interested in GKD’s optimized plain Dutch weaves (ODW) and its latest developments. …Continue Reading
By Katariina Majamaa, Global Strategic Marketing Manager and Jake Moen, Technical Service Specialist, Dow Water & Process Solutions
Water is critical to the food and beverage processing industries where water and wastewater are key components of multiple operations. Prior to the introduction of the Clean Water Act in 1972, food and beverage facilities did not have regulations governing the release of their wastewater into local bodies of water. Today, companies are held responsible and therefore must better understand and manage their wastewater. This has led to a growing need in the food and beverage industry to implement wastewater treatment solutions that are affordable, reliable and low-maintenance.…Continue Reading
“Our foray into the reverse osmosis (RO) membrane business five years ago has truly been a success story. We have almost reached the limit of our current capacity so we are going to double production capacity in the coming year,” …Continue Reading
One of the world’s leading producers of high performance filtration and separation technology has won a significant contract to supply a US-based microelectronics giant. Porvair Filtration Group’s Boise Division, formerly TEM filters, is producing almost 4,500 filters for the global …Continue Reading
The unique Viledon Honeycomb modules with activated carbon are now available in Europe Thanks to a new technology, Freudenberg Filtration Technologies has set new standards in corrosion protection. Known as Viledon Honeycomb, the new modules and system solutions ensure operational …Continue Reading
FILTECH is the largest and most important filtration event world-wide. This Exhibition is a must for all those concerned with designing, improving, purchasing, selling or researching filtration and separation equipment and services. FILTECH is the international platform and solution provider …Continue Reading
Filtration® 2016 will be held Nov. 8-10, at the Pennsylvania Convention Center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.