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Russia's Lake Baikal became extremely polluted by harmful toxic materials and anti-WWTP regulations

17.10.2019

The largest freshwater lake in the world is facing extreme pollution.

Useful but harmful. How washing clothes made from synthetic materials causes ocean pollution?

11.10.2019

Synthetic fibres have good elasticity, dry fast, and keep warm. However, if you wash them in a washing machine, you send out thousands of plastic...

Sludge drying and incineration technologies in WWTPs. What is the future of sludge management?

30.9.2019

The content of substances in the sludge and development of EU laws drives the efficient ways of sludge management in the WWTPs.

India is facing serious water crisis: recycling and agricultural relocation could help

27.9.2019

India appeared on the list of the most water-stressed countries due to the Chennai crisis and also the risk of groundwater shortage in Northern areas.

2 in 1: the largest solar farm in New Zealand to be built on a wastewater treatment plant

25.9.2019

New Zealand currently generates up to 80% of the country's electricity from renewable sources. A new, floating solar farm will join the...

Will mixing of freshwater with seawater make coastal wastewater treatment plants energy independent?

27.8.2019

Blue energy could make coastal wastewater treatment plants (WWTPs) run independently, at low-costs, and without damaging the environment.

T·PARK, Hong Kong: an astonishing sewage water treatment facility with a spa and theatre hidden inside

27.8.2019

The T·PARK complex reflects a vision to transform waste into energy and change the public opinion on resource recovery.

9 countries that consume the biggest amount of water

17.4.2019

Look at the list of countries currently spending the most of the water on the planet on the smooth running of the industry and households.

How to make the sludge dewatering process more efficient and better?

12.4.2019

By choosing the right chemicals, setting up the machine and proper dosing, you can achieve the desired cost reduction.

The United Nations want to keep water for future generations. How do they prevent a deepening water crisis?

12.4.2019

During the celebration of this year's International Day of Water, the United Nations launched an initiative that will last for a decade.

Up to 60% of Europe's rivers and lakes are contaminated, says the European Environment Agency

11.4.2019

The European Union Water Framework Directive 2000 program, after 18 years of operation, did not reach the results expected after its first phase.

The price of beer will double as a result of climate change

11.4.2019

How much will we have to pay for one of the most popular alcoholic beverages in the future?

7 simple tips how to combat water pollution by plastic waste

10.4.2019

Researchers have discovered small plastic particles also in Slovak drinking water sources.

Will we be converting wastewater to potable water? It appears to be a necessity

10.4.2019

Several studies have confirmed that the conversion of wastewater to drinking water is safe using current technologies.

Did you know that we can make heat and electricity from bio-waste?

9.4.2019

There are ways in which biodegradable waste can be processed in a controlled manner and even increase its value.

Global war for water: Is this threat real?

8.4.2019

Global climate change is largely threatening water supplies and scientists warn of the catastrophic consequences of our carelessness.

The 10 most beautiful water dams from around the world

7.4.2019

Water dams are not just concrete masses that hold water in one place. Many times they are also impressive.

How to deal with highly polluted wastewater in starch industry

6.4.2019

Read how Hydrotech engineers have designed the process of anaerobic purification of starch wastewater.

Water in the oceans also poses a risk of radioactive waste contamination in addition to pollution caused by plastics. What danger does it represent?

5.4.2019

The dumping of waste on the seabed began to be subject to active international regulations only in the 1970s.

4 reasons why people in Africa suffer from a lack of clean water

3.4.2019

Have you ever wondered why the people of Africa have such a great thirst?

Blue, Green, Gray: Do you know what the colors of these water tracks mean to the planet?

19.9.2018

The color traces of the water indicate the rate of use of this natural resource in the production and production of goods and services of daily...

Car washes are more friendly to the water than cleaning cars at home

28.8.2018

Do you wash the car on the sidewalk in front of the house? If you thought you would save water and the environment in this way, you were wrong.

These are the 4 most common problems associated with the sewage treatment plant and its operation. How to deal with them?

21.8.2018

A wastewater treatment plant is not a nuclear power plant but still you can encounter some difficulties when operating it.

Uncover the most successful amateur projects that remove accumulated waste from the sea

9.8.2018

The founder of a project to save the world´s oceans and the underwater world doesn´t necessarily have to be college graduate in the field of...

5 ways you waste your water without being aware of it

25.7.2018

Your real water consumption is not just how much water you drink and run from the tap.

Water on Earth: How much do we have of it on our planet and how much of it is drinking water?

20.7.2018

There are about 1.3 zetta liters of water on the Earth, but only 0.12% can be used for consumption, industry and agriculture.

5 creative examples of how to use recycled wastewater in the company

3.7.2018

Recycled wastewater can be used almost without limitation. You might be convinced by the following five examples.

The market for wastewater treatment technologies is set to double by 2020

14.6.2018

The wastewater treatment sector is considered to be the fastest growing global business.

What causes the WWTP's overload and how to solve this problem?

31.5.2018

Read important information about the consequences of overloading of WWTP's and possible solutions to these situations.

Singapore scientists intend to treat wastewater using electricity. What is their vision?

28.5.2018

Discovery from the National University of Singapore can solve the problem of eliminating dangerous elements in wastewater coming from the...

10 countries that are proud because of the cleanest water in the world

30.4.2018

On the Earth there are several countries that are extremely aware on the cleanliness of their water resources. Lets take their approach as a...

Container-sized wastewater treatment plant: Smart solution for treatment of small volumes of wastewater

10.4.2018

Read about which wastewater treatment options are currently available for small businesses.

Planet Earth pays too much for cheap apparel. Clothes can in fact also be colored ecologically

26.3.2018

It is striking that up to 20% of industrial water pollution in China comes from dyeing or coloring textiles.

Reconstruction of the WWTP for Volkswagen Bratislava: How the potential of bacteria can be used?

19.3.2018

Volkswagen Bratislava needed to expand the capacity of the biological part of WWTP. Read about how we did it.

Farmers are fighting global drought. The crop is being grown on sewage from the toilets

13.3.2018

From 2014, approximately 28% of the water used for irrigation in Cyprus comes from local wastewater treatment plants.

How we saved tens of thousands of euros in the Russian brewery by replacing worn-out elements of the wastewater treatment plant

27.2.2018

What amount of money did we help to save one brewery in Russia, where we rebuilt their wastewater treatment plant?

Crisis in the capital of the Republic of South Africa

13.2.2018

The Day Zero Drinking Water Day is set on April 12, 2018. And what then?

This is the 9 most bizarre colored rivers and lakes of our planet

9.2.2018

The bizarre coloring of water is many times only the initial degree of serious pollution.

We are buying millions of plastic bottles every single hour. Most of them end up in landfills and in the oceans.

25.1.2018

According to the Clean Air Council, only 2.5 million used plastic bottles are discarded every hour in the United States. If we realize that time...

From sewerage to the brewery: Danish brewery uses human urine to make its beer

12.1.2018

Do not worry, no hygiene or food standards have been violated in this case.

Take advantage of what falls for free from the sky. Retaining rainwater will help the planet and you also.

8.1.2018

By retaining rainwater we are able to save up to 40% of the annual cost for drinking water we use. We help ourselves while helping our environment.

The Danube has a problem: It suffers from an increase in plastic and pharmaceutical waste

19.12.2017

At present, 322 million tonnes more plastics are produced than in 1950. Even the tenth of this will end up as waste in the sea.

Managing director of Hydrotech: In Russia, they apply criteria for the quality of cleaned water so strict as I have never seen anywhere else in Europe

6.12.2017

Nobody wants a product we produce but it is a necessity. This is how Dušan Vančo – veteran managing director of Hydrotech describes the product...

What if the water level drops significantly in Slovakia as a result of global warming?

23.11.2017

Solution of this problem can be a Zero Liquid Discharge (ZLD) application.

Business can not be done just for a profit. It wouldn´t be enough.

22.11.2017

The company is good when it produces profit. Is it enough, or should it bring something more?

Why do we keep the sheep? They relieve the corporate culture and the unused area of our land is mowed by them ecologically.

14.11.2017

We have come up with 4 reasons why it pays off to keep the sheep in the company or in the area around the wastewater treatment plant.

How do the wastewater treatment plants (WWTPs) work?

23.10.2017

Drinking water is a very precious commodity for almost half of the world. Have you ever wondered what is happening to wastewater after we flush it...

These water protection campaigns have a strong message for all of us

19.10.2017

Their purpose is to draw attention to serious facts about the lack of water and its pollution, the protection of drinking water resources, but also...

Bizarre way of highlighting pollution issues: Taiwanese students made popsicles from polluted water

10.10.2017

Polluted water is a huge problem nowadays. Look at how a couple of Taiwanese university studets pointed to this problem in an original but also...

Due to medicines and cosmetic goods we flush down the toilet, male fish are changing into hermaphrodites

6.10.2017

Have you thought about where chemicals from cosmetic goods and medicines we normally use end up? The large part ends directly in the rivers.

The wastewater treatment plant in the Netherlands filters used toilet paper. It is used as building material

18.9.2017

Did you know that Europeans consume up to 5 million tonnes of toilet paper per year? In the Netherlands they have found new use for it that is...

Water demand increase of 50 % estimated by 2030. We should focus more on wastewater treatment

19.7.2017

The importance of wastewater treatment is growing. Most of the used water in the world is still not regulated, which causes major pollution.

Why we should start saving water as soon as possible

19.7.2017

The planets drought is the most alarming situation nowadays. How we should treat our planet and how can we prevent the global warming to be even...

Toilet is not a bin! Here is a list of items you should put in your bin instead

19.7.2017

By flushing unwanted waste in a toilet or washbasin, you can cause not only pipe leakage and subsequent flooding of the household. What you should...

Daily, we eat more water than we drink. Did you know it requires 15,000 litres of water to produce 1kg of meat?

19.7.2017

If we want to keep clean water for future generations, we should also, change our eating habits. It’s important to think about the indirect...

8 important facts about drinking water we should bear in mind

7.6.2017

Did you know that it takes on average 8 liters of drinking water to flash the toilet once? What else you did not know about water but it is very...