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TN to rope in private sector for osmosis plants in tier-2 cities

By : sustainabilityo..., Jun 20, 2016

The Tamil Nadu government plans to rope in the private sector to put up tertiary treated osmosis plants at Coimbatore, Madurai, Tiruchi and Tirunelveli, said K Phanindra Reddy, Principal...

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India-EU technology helping use waste water to boost crop productivity

By : sustainabilityo..., Jun 17, 2016

'Water4Crops', a joint project undertaken by the European Union (EU) and India, offers 'Constructed Wetland', a technology to reuse the wastewater in rural areas for irrigation which would also...

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Polluted stretches found in 8 Goa rivers

By : sustainabilityo..., Jun 10, 2016

The Central pollution control board (CPCB) has asked the Goa state pollution control board (GSPCB) to submit a detailed action plan for restoration of water quality in the polluted stretches of...

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Uma Bharti to visit Israel to gain insight on water technology

By : sustainabilityo..., Jun 2, 2016

Union Water Resources Minister Uma Bharti is visiting Israel in June to gain first-hand knowledge on technologies and expertise in water sector including desalination, urban water systems and...

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Multiple Effect Evaporators Replaced by Algal Technology

By : sustainabilityo..., May 16, 2016

A multiple-effect evaporator (MEE) is a system designed for efficiently using the heat from steam to evaporate water. This equipment is recommended by pollution control agencies to evaporate...

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“Ours is an environmentally safe solution and hence we expect its market to grow”

By : sustainabilityo..., Mar 31, 2016

In a conversation with Sustainability Outlook, Mr. Yousef Yousef, CEO of LG Sonic shares his thoughts on how MPC-Buoy is an environmentally friendly solution for online monitoring and maintenance of the water bodies through elimination and control of...

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Dow’s Wastewater Recycling Partnership Closes the Resources Loop

By : sustainabilityo..., Mar 9, 2016

In an effort to reduce freshwater use at its largest chemical facility, Dow partnered with Evides Water Co. and the city of Terneuzen, Netherlands, where the plant is located to turn waste — in...

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Firm Contributes Rs 1 Crore for Sewage Treatment Plant at Kundalahalli Lake

By : sustainabilityo..., Feb 25, 2016

 A tele-communications products company offered a financial help of Rs 1 crore to United Way Bengaluru, an NGO, to revive Kundalahalli Lake under Corporate Social Responsibility activity.This...

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‘First-of-Kind’ Plant Converts Desalination Wastewater into Freshwater

By : sustainabilityo..., Feb 25, 2016

A commercial water plant located next to a desalination plant in Texas will convert wastewater from the desalination process into fresh drinking water, extracting contaminants and transforming...

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A committee formed in Nashik to revive Godavari

By : sustainabilityo..., Feb 24, 2016

During a brainstorming session on the rejuvenation of river Godavari by city-based activists and experts, Deepak Naik chairman of Maharashtra State Economic Development Council and Rekha Somalia...

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