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MWRD, Current Launch First Technology Pilot

By Jackie Blair - Communications & Program Manager, Current

Today, Current launched its first technology demonstration project in partnership with the Metropolitan Water Reclamation District of Greater Chicago (MWRD). The project will test San Francisco Bay Area-based Microvi’s MicroNiche™ Engineering (MNE) technology. This innovative technology uses densely packed natural microorganisms to efficiently treat used water and remove organics, ammonia and phosphorus, nutrients that in large quantities can harm water quality.

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Q4 2017 Regional Roundup: Part 3/3

By SplashLink Team

This blog series examines major trends and newsworthy events that occurred in the US water industry during the fourth quarter of 2017.  The third part of the series focuses on activity within the Midwest/Great Lakes and Central Plains regions of the US, as well as grant and funding information related to the water industry.

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Q4 2017 Regional Roundup: Part 2/3

By SplashLink Team

This blog series examines major trends and newsworthy events that occurred in the US water industry during the fourth quarter of 2017.  The second part of the series focuses on activity within the New England, Mid-Atlantic, and South regions of the US.  Check back tomorrow for part three of the series, which will cover the Midwest/Great Lakes and Central Plains regions, as well as grant and funding information related to the US water industry.

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Q4 2017 Regional Roundup: Part 1/3

By SplashLink Team

This blog series examines major trends and newsworthy events that occurred in the US water industry during the fourth quarter of 2017.  The first part of the series focuses on activity within the Southwest and West regions of the US.  Check back tomorrow for part two of the series, which will cover the New England, Mid-Atlantic, and South regions of the US.

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Is Help on the Way for Sierra Leone?

By Ken Shelton - Editor, http://www.portugalcentral.online/

Sierra Leone, on Africa’s west coast, expects heavy rain during their August wet season, but last year’s torrential storms brought wide flooding and the eventual mudslide in the capital city, Freetown, which caused the country’s worst natural disaster for a long time.   It has been estimated that about 1,000 people lost their lives, and more than 3,000 people were left homeless by the slide which struck on the morning of August 14th, 2017.

 

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