Water
Wednesday, 05 June 2013 08:30

The real cost of metering

The decision to invest in good quality water meters that are specifically designed and optimised for South African water conditions can significantly enhance an authority’s revenue.

Wednesday, 05 June 2013 08:29

First African Debris Summit in June

The plastics industry will be hosting the first African Debris Summit from 6 to 8 June at the SANBI Conference Centre in Kirstenbosch, Cape Town.

Wednesday, 27 March 2013 13:16

Green bleaching technology

Website: The pulping and bleaching of eucalyptus is subject to intensive research. The goal is to improve the pulp quality, decrease discharges and reduce capital investment.

Wednesday, 27 March 2013 13:14

Complete dewatering rental solutions

Website: Xylem Water Solutions South Africa is opening a brand new rental depot in Steelpoort, Limpopo, in the near future.

Website: The Water Research Commission (WRC), in collaboration with North-West University (NWU) Vaal Campus, is answering the call for the establishment of information storage facilities in the form of a water archival repository system for South Africa.

Wednesday, 27 March 2013 13:02

Raising the bar on water testing

Waterlab (Pty) Ltd is a South African National Accreditation System (SANAS) accredited testing laboratory (No: T0391), which conducts water quality analyses in both the water chemistry and microbiology domains.  Waterlab (Pty) Ltd regularly participates in proficiency testing schemes, in order to comply with SANAS requirements and provide accurate and quality results

Wednesday, 27 March 2013 12:59

Water standards: The value of auditing

Website: Stringent auditing can play a valuable role in gaining a holistic view of South Africa’s water situation, as well as improving water utilities and municipalities’ quality standards.

Wednesday, 27 March 2013 12:56

Bearing the brunt of climate change

Website: A new study by the Water Research Commission and the Centre for Water Resources Research (CWRR) at the University of KwaZulu-Natal (UKZN) shows that although communities with a low socio-economic status are more vulnerable to climate change findings need to be critically reviewed and differentiated.

Website: South Africa’s mining industry faces many challenges, especially relating to mining rehabilitation, which significantly affects communities and the economy long after the doors have closed.

Wednesday, 27 March 2013 12:17

Doing more with less

Website: The global pioneer of all-natural active/passive environmentally and economically effective solution to mining-related water issues, Solace Corporation has attained intellectual property and pending patent for the Solace Aquatic Bio-Reactor (SABR) system.