CLEAN SWEEP: IX Protects Energy Assets
CLEAN SWEEP: IX Protects Energy Assets

Increased global demand in the power generation markets means shifting water treatment markets. To keep things turning cost-effectively, ion exchange technology plays an important role. 

FLAT-OUT REFRESHING: Still Wine's Coronavirus Boost
FLAT-OUT REFRESHING: Still Wine's Coronavirus Boost

The recent pandemic has taken a heavy toll on the food and beverage industries. Could it also be helping? Still winemakers may be learning that it is.

PHARMA CHAMELEON: Drug Disruption Mirrors Semiconductor
PHARMA CHAMELEON: Drug Disruption Mirrors Semiconductor

Supply chain pressures are showing up in another important industry and forcing deep considerations about how drug manufacturers can address global needs when a critical link is broken.

BLEAKEST LINK: Covid-19 Disrupts Semiconductor Chain
BLEAKEST LINK: Covid-19 Disrupts Semiconductor Chain

Covid-19 has wreaked havoc on many an industry, but for semiconductor companies its effect on the supply chain may forever change operation models.

HARD-PRESSED: Ethanol Production Helps Water
HARD-PRESSED: Ethanol Production Helps Water

Covid-19 creates a domino effect in terms of its impact on our lives, right down to the quality of the water we drink. However, sometimes the path it follows is one we might never have predicted.  

GRIN AND BEER IT:  Craft Breweries Combat Covid-19
GRIN AND BEER IT: Craft Breweries Combat Covid-19

Craft breweries are suffering as shelter-in-place mandates due to coronavirus cause on-premise business to vanish. Fortunately, customers still want beer, forcing brewers to find creative ways to get it into their hands. 

LAYING LOW: ALARA Minimizes Radiation Risks
LAYING LOW: ALARA Minimizes Radiation Risks

ALARA regulations increase process expense and continue to raise a number of questions, but they remain the gold standard for decreasing exposure to harmful radiation. 

TREADING WELL: Water Bouyant Despite Virus
TREADING WELL: Water Bouyant Despite Virus

Covid-19 continues to impact our lives, but thanks to effective water and wastewater filtration by the U.S. water utilities industry, your tap water is still safe for washing and drinking.

EASY DOSE IT: Drugmakers Emphasize Downstream Filtration
EASY DOSE IT: Drugmakers Emphasize Downstream Filtration

As interest in improving efficiency in the production of mAb products refocuses to downstream filtration, drugmakers seek innovations that will help increase capacity and concentrations.

CLEAN BREAK: Sustainable Energy's New Wave
CLEAN BREAK: Sustainable Energy's New Wave

In an industrial climate transformed by environmental regulation, energy suppliers are forced to innovate within the values of a new generation of consumers.

HOME GROAN: Cannabis Industry Waste Woes
HOME GROAN: Cannabis Industry Waste Woes

The cannabis market is growing exponentially, but so is the waste it produces. Can it be sustainably controlled and profitably repurposed? 

COAL FIRED: AZ Clears Way for Nuclear
COAL FIRED: AZ Clears Way for Nuclear

Pressure to transition into 100% carbon-free energy gathers steam, and states like Arizona are taking bold steps to get clean by pumping resources into nuclear.

ON SALT AND BATTERIES: Seawater Energizes Wastewater Treatment
ON SALT AND BATTERIES: Seawater Energizes Wastewater Treatment

Blue energy uses the osmotic relationship between freshwater and seawater to generate an electrochemical charge. Could its ability to generate renewable power for wastewater treatment plants have global implications?

CLOTHED-MINDED: Fast Fashion Promotes Pollution
CLOTHED-MINDED: Fast Fashion Promotes Pollution

The fashion industry is the second largest polluter on the planet, and it's only getting worse. Until sustainable textiles are the norm, effective wastewater filtration is vital.  

IN THE DUMPS: Pharma Wastewater Environmental Woes
IN THE DUMPS: Pharma Wastewater Environmental Woes

Drug company wastewater is contaminating rivers and streams, affecting the surrounding wildlife. Could cost-saving filtration systems be the answer?

MERCURY FALLING: Deadly Metal Dropping From Sight
MERCURY FALLING: Deadly Metal Dropping From Sight

The Minamata Convention continues to work towards removing mercury-added products from the environment. Until that day comes, proper filtration is vital to keeping us safe.

STRESS FRACTURE: Reusage Pressure for Produced Water
STRESS FRACTURE: Reusage Pressure for Produced Water

Fracking is at an all-time high, which means new solutions for the disposal of produced water are increasingly being sought — with a focus on reusage. 

GASSING OUT: CA Ban Floors Taxpayers
GASSING OUT: CA Ban Floors Taxpayers

California's ban on natural gas in new homes ignores actual impact on carbon emissions reduction and could mean noxious tax hikes.

CHANGE REACTION: The Push for Nuclear Energy
CHANGE REACTION: The Push for Nuclear Energy

The United States government works to accelerate innovation in nuclear technology as the race to carbon-free energy comes to a boil.

ON THE BUBBLE: Soft Drinks Forced to Innovate
ON THE BUBBLE: Soft Drinks Forced to Innovate

Soft drinks manufacturers have been getting some bad press, lately. For one company, the negative spin signals a healthy opportunity. 

 

 

WASTING AWAY - Ignoring the Nuclear Option
WASTING AWAY - Ignoring the Nuclear Option

Leading scientists say we must decarbonize the world's economy by mid-century to avert a global climate catastrophe. Should nuclear power be a part of the solution?

 

QUACKING THE CODE – Duckweed's Wastewater Treatment Clues
QUACKING THE CODE – Duckweed's Wastewater Treatment Clues

A common type of aquatic plant is teaching scientists how to better cope with waterborne fungi and bacteria. Could these studies eventually inform industrial wastewater treatments and filtration applications?

OUTBREAK HOTEL – Legionnaires' Disease Hits Atlanta Sheraton
OUTBREAK HOTEL – Legionairres' Disease Hits Atlanta Sheraton

Legionella Pneumophila is back in the news, and despite insufficient regulations there are a number of ways to prevent and treat contamination with proper filtration in both water distribution and redistribution systems. 

WELL, WELL, WELL: Arsenic Regulation and Treatments
WELL, WELL, WELL: Arsenic Regulation and Treatments

Arsenic contamination is back in the news and continues to be a concern for many regions across the globe. Treatments vary, and we break down what you need to know about bringing contamination levels down to legal limits.

PULP NONFICTION – Upswing in Paper Industry Sparks Filter Needs
PULP NONFICTION – Upswing in Paper Industry Sparks Filter Needs

Increase in demand for specialty paper products has resulted in a much needed boost for the paper and pulp industry. Processing all that new paper stock will require large quantities of disposable filter cartridges. 

SHORTNESS OF BREATH – Is the FDA Suffocating Drug Innovation?
SHORTNESS OF BREATH – Is the FDA Suffocating Drug Innovation?

FDA regulations threaten to drive all manufacturing phases of clinical drugs outside the manufacturer's home country. Could this mean important steps such as the filtration of reaction by-products such as color bodies and metals might be compromised? 

BRINGING ON THE HEARTACHE: Heavy Metals in Private Wells
BRINGING ON THE HEARTACHE: Heavy Metals in Private Wells

Private drinking wells can become contaminated with heavy metals like arsenic, making them poisonous for the homes and small communities that need them. Graver's MetSorb® adsorbent products are specifically engineered for heavy metal contaminant removal for not just household drinking water, but also process water and aqueous streams.

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY: Shaping Craft Brews with Filters
SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY: Shaping Indie Brews with Filters

As the craft beer industry continues to boom, the myth that filtration in the beer-making process removes flavor continues to refine. Select and proper filtration is essential to not only producing a safe beer, it's also critical to producing the style of beer you want. 

PURE PROFIT: Filtration in CBD Oil Extraction
PURE PROFIT: Filtration in CBD Extraction

Referred by one manufacturer as "the biggest financial opportunity in the United States since prohibition", the Cannabidiol (CBD) Oil industry is projected to reach $22 billion by the year 2022. The role filtration plays is to ensure that what comes to market is produced utilizing credible components and support in the purification process.

AT ALL COSTS : Cartridge Filtration for Cooling Towers
AT ALL COSTS : Cartridge Filtration for Cooling Towers

The Sugar Hill Project was designed to bring modern, affordable housing to Harlem's poor. Unfortunately, it also brought them a waterborne illness that could have been prevented with proper cooling tower filtration. Graver's cartridge filters are a cost-efficient solution for when depositions turn dangerous.

FINER WITH AGE: Durable Filtration Technology for Wine Production
FINER WITH AGE: Durable Filtration Technology for Wine Production

SCEPTER® technology is a clear cost-effective option for wineries, breweries and wherever a durable and robust structure is required for operating conditions that would normally damage or destroy polymeric or ceramic membranes.

A BOULDER PROPOSAL: Filtration for Deep Well Injection
A BOULDER PROPOSAL: Filtration for Deep Well Injection

As the earth’s climate continues to heat up, debates on how to protect the environment grow similarly heated. While many technological options are being considered, one option dating back several decades may be the answer to this new problem: deep well injection.