Graver Unfiltered: Market News and Opinion

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.