How to Save Money in Metal Finishing While Remaining Environmentally Friendly

Metal plating and finishing requires an ample amount of various chemicals for an efficient operation. However, the chemicals found in these wastewater streams are not only expensive to remove but also potentially damaging to the environment. Read on for tips for avoiding these negative

How Recycling Car Wash Wastewater Benefits Business

Recycling car wash wastewater is an often-overlooked way to cut costs, ensure company sustainability, and help the environment. Learn more about the benefits of car wash wastewater treatment and how the process works. Why Recycle Water? It’s no secret that humans consume millions of

How Drought-Stricken California Recycles Wastewater

Wastewater treatment professionals know that water recycling—the process of cleaning and repurposing wastewater—is not a new concept. All kinds of industries reuse water in their operations, including industrial laundries, car and truck washing facilities, metal finishers, and more. Municipal wastewater

Choosing the Right Hydraulic System and Controls for Your Filter Press

Hydraulic Systems, Control Elements and the Filter Press The type of hydraulic system best suited for a dewatering application typically depends on the size of the filter press required. Three common types of filter press hydraulic systems include air-operated, electric

Advances in Wastewater Treatment: From Sludge to Clean Water

When discussing municipal wastewater treatment equipment, “sludge” is the term used to signify a toxic semi-solid slurry made up of all of the different types of wastewater that end up at a water treatment plant via sewage systems. Sludge typically is a kind