Harnessing process analytics to galvanise business improvements

In this issue of the Water Industry Journal, we take a look at a business which harnesses process analytics to assist the water industry in tackling phosphorus removal, amongst other challenges. Metrohm Process Analytics design,...

The Phosphorus Challenge

y Pete Vale Innovation Technical Team, Severn Trent The importance of phosphorus Phosphorus (P) is essential to life, it is part of the structure and function of all living cells. Without it we can’t grow crops, fruit...

The C-tech Process – Phosphorus removal made simple

 By Ben Hazard Process Engineer What’s the Problem? Biological phosphorus removal is the phrase on everyone’s lips in the UK water industry at the moment, and achieving Bio-P removal with a low site footprint is the goal....

Phosphate monitor protects Cumbrian lake during restoration project

Novel phosphate monitoring technology from OTT Hydrometry is helping the South Cumbria Rivers Trust (SCRT) to improve water quality during a project to restore a lake to the north west of Windermere. Funded by...

Phosphorous removal from wastewater

“Water is not a commercial product like any other but, rather a heritage that must be protected.” Increasing levels of European legislation, led by the Water Framework Directive, is putting great pressure on companies involved...

The UKWIR CIP Programme 2010–2020

Recent research has focused attention on trace substances in surface waters. As a result, current legislation establishes environmental quality standards (EQSs) for a wide range of chemicals in rivers where they may have the...

Minding our Ultra-Low Effluent Ps & Qs

Undeniably one of the major challenges in the AMP6 wastewater delivery programme – and well into AMP7 – are the strategies, technologies and scale of the requirements to meet the ultra-low total phosphate standards...

Water company trials new sewage process

Severn Trent is beginning to roll out new ground breaking technology to remove phosphorus from the sewage treatment process to meet new stringent targets. The company has been trialling seven new technologies at its site...