Separation & Clarification Articles

  1. 10 Water-Tech Winners From WEFTEC 2017

    For the second straight year, the Water Environment Federation Exhibition and Conference (WEFTEC) came to McCormick Place in Chicago, returning also to the city which launched WEFTEC 90 years ago. As always, it was a showcase of the latest technologies and ideas available in the water/wastewater industry, but each show also has its own "feel" that reflects the times.

  2. Top 10 Technologies From WEFTEC 2016

    300,000 square feet. That was the size of the tradeshow floor at WEFTEC, the world's largest annual water quality exhibition. I didn't see every technology showcased last month in New Orleans (over a thousand exhibitors were on hand), but here’s a “best of” list from the many that I came across — a snapshot of various technologies that stood out from the masses, exceptional for their level of innovation and potential for industry impact.

  3. 10 Exciting Technologies From WEFTEC

    Judging by WEFTEC 2015, the water industry is on a roll.

  4. Shortcut Nitrogen Removal: The Next Big Thing In Wastewater

    A vast improvement on conventional biological nutrient removal could save the wastewater treatment industry untold millions.

  5. Biological Treatment 101: Suspended Growth Vs. Attached Growth

    Optimal biological behavior is the linchpin of successful secondary wastewater treatment. Here’s an overview of two popular methods for gaining “bug control.”

  6. Go With The (Change Of) Flow: 3 Overlooked Tasks At WWTPs

    There are certain requirements incumbent upon the wastewater operator when the volume and nature of waste coming into the wastewater treatment plant changes — first and foremost of which is recognition. That’s the easy part...