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  • ISO-9001 recertification for Eijkelkamp Soil & Water

    After the annual external audit by Kiwa, Eijkelkamp Soil & Water is again ISO-9001:2008 certified. The auditor also noted that Eijkelkamp employees are very involved and gave a compliment to the entire organization for the way the company is implementing the new NEN-EN-ISO 9001:2015. The new NEN-EN-ISO 9001:2015 is scheduled to be implemented by June 2018 Eijkelkamp Soil & Water received ...


    By Eijkelkamp Soil & Water

  • OTE Receives Approval for an OTEC System in the USVI

    Ocean Thermal Energy Corporation (“OTE” or “the Company”) (ISIN: SE0006028023, CUSIP: 675100101), a turnkey supplier of Ocean Thermal Energy Conversion (OTEC), Seawater Air Conditioning (SWAC), and Desalinated Water systems worldwide, announces that it has received an official order (Docket 659, Order 66/2016) from the ...

  • Xylem Inc. to participate in the Gabelli & Company 26th Annual Pump, Valve & Water Systems Symposium

    Xylem Inc. (NYSE:XYL), a leading global water technology company dedicated to solving the world’s most challenging water issues, announced today that its Vice President of Investor Relations Phil DeSousa will present and participate in group meetings at the Gabelli & Company 26th Annual Pump, Valve & Water Systems Symposium on Thursday, February 25th, at the Grand Hyatt in New York ...


    By Xylem, Inc.

  • Eijkelkamp Soil & Water`s ISO-9001 certificate again renewed

    After the annual audit Eijkelkamp Soil & Water's ISO-9001 certificate is again renewed. The quality system employed by Eijkelkamp Soil & Water and its implementation satisfy NEN-EN-ISO 9001:2008 for the following areas of application: The development, production, purchase and sale of equipment for the analysis of soil, water, plants, climate, residual substances and surveying ...


    By Eijkelkamp Soil & Water

  • EnviroChemie starts regular operation of new production plant for water chemicals at its main location

    The new production plant for liquid treatment agents for water and wastewater treatment built by EnviroChemie at its main location in Rossdorf will go into regular operation in January 2016. In the spring of 2015, the company started construction of the new production hall on a site that was purchased from the town of Rossdorf. It is immediately adjacent to the existing premises. Mixing and ...


    By EnviroChemie GmbH

  • Plant strategies for optimising nitrate intake

    The less nitrogen there is in the soil, the better plants are at using it. Researchers from INRA, CNRS and CIRAD, in cooperation with Czech colleagues, have recently shed light on the crucial role of a protein that enables plants to not only assess their environment but also activate the proper adaptive response based on the conditions. This research, published in the 2 March 2015 issue of Nature ...

  • Energy Globe Award Salzburg

    We are very proud and have a great pleasure to inform you that our innovative Energy System Rabtherm was awarded again a price for environment and sustainability Energy Globe Award Salzburg 2013, Category water Rabtherm built two plants for the food chain SPAR in the old protected city center of Salzburg (Austria). The installations bring the heat from the cooling into the Almkanal, an old ...


    By RABTHERM AG

  • TAL shortlisted in two categories at FM Awards 2014

    Technical Absorbents is delighted to announce that it has been shortlisted for two awards at the ITMA Future Material Awards 2014. It joins other selected companies vying to triumph in the Best Innovation – Agrotextiles and the Most Innovative Medium-Sized Company categories. Most Innovative Medium-Sized Company Innovation is at the heart of Technical Absorbents whether it ...


    By Technical Absorbents

  • Danone invests 6 million euro in treatment facilities at Lipetsk dairy plant

    MOSCOW. Aug 25 (Interfax) - The Danone group has invested 6 million euro in the water and wastewater treatment facilities at Lipetskiy Molochnyy Kombinat, the company said in a press release. The company's partner in the project was Enviro-Chemie, which carried out a similar project for Danone in Kemerovo in late 2013. The press release says that the Lipetsk dairy plant is one of the company's ...


    By EnviroChemie GmbH

  • Biomar plant treats 4,000 m³ of dairy wastewater per day in Brazil

    EnviroChemie has completed the commissioning of a wastewater treatment plant for a large-scale dairy in the town of Pocos de Caldas, in the Brazilian state of Minas Gerais. More than 150 m³ of production wastewater are cleaned there every hour. The Biomar treatment plant essentially consists of two Flomar high-performance flotation systems with a capacity of 80 to 100 m³/h each. The ...


    By EnviroChemie GmbH

  • Super hanging basket liners

    As budding gardeners welcome the arrival of spring and start preparing their hanging baskets and planters, a new innovative water-retaining liner fabric will help make nurturing and caring for plants a lot less time consuming and reduce overall water usage. The Super Absorbent Fibre (SAF) technology of UK based manufacturer Technical Absorbents Ltd (TAL), is a unique fibrous technology and which ...


    By Technical Absorbents

  • OC on Drought: Save water and stop runoff with “OC Garden Friendly”

    In response to one of the worst droughts in state history, a coalition of local public agencies launched Orange County Garden Friendly, a program to encourage Orange County residents to install climate-appropriate and low-water-use plants in outdoor spaces and gardens. The next OC Garden Friendly event will be held on Saturday, May 3rd, at The Home Depot in Laguna Niguel, 27401 La Paz Road, from ...

  • Woodland-Davis DBO Water Project Breaks Down

    The Woodland-Davis Clean Water Agency (WDCWA) hosted a groundbreaking event on April 10 to observe the start of construction on the new regional surface water treatment plant, expected to open in fall 2016. The project will replace deteriorating groundwater supplies with safe, more reliable surface water supplies from the Sacramento River. WDCWA awarded CH2M ...


    By CH2M Hill Companies, Ltd.

  • ETS Secures Regulatory Agency approval for Pasteurized Equivalent Water for use in dairy plants in the US

    ETS has received notification that a number of ETS medium pressure UV systems have successfully demonstrated regulatory compliance with the 2011 Pasteurized Milk Ordinance Appendix H Subsection IX (Accepted process for creation of Pasteurized Equivalent Water – Ultraviolet (UV) Disinfection of Water) for use in dairies across the United States. These machines are used to disinfect water to ...

  • Program designed to help prepare for droughts

    Federal agencies will provide better and more accessible information about matters such as long-term weather prospects and soil moisture levels under a program designed to help communities prepare for future droughts and respond more effectively when they happen, Obama administration officials said Thursday. The U.S. Department of Agriculture and the ...


    By Associated Press

  • Japan nuke-plant water tanks flawed, workers say

    When tons of radioactive water leaked from a storage tank at Fukushima's crippled nuclear power plant and other containers hurriedly put up by the operator encountered problems, Yoshitatsu Uechi was not surprised. He wonders if one of the tanks he built will be next. He's an auto mechanic. He was a tour-bus driver for a while. He had no experience building tanks or working at a nuclear plant, but ...


    By Associated Press

  • Invasive Plant Listing

    A proposed new ASTM standard will describe the criteria and procedures by which to develop an invasive plant list for a specific geographic region and will serve as a foundation for creating such lists to support building codes and related applications. WK40773, Practice for Invasive Plant Listing, is being developed by Subcommittee E60.01 on Buildings and ...


    By ASTM International

  • New plant protein discoveries could ease global food and fuel demands

    New discoveries of the way plants transport important substances across their biological membranes to resist toxic metals and pests, increase salt and drought tolerance, control water loss and store sugar can have profound implications for increasing the supply of food and energy for our rapidly growing global population. That’s the conclusion of 12 leading plant biologists from around the ...

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