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  • Thames Gateway Water Treatment Works Desalinates Using Biofuels

    Like every major city in the world, the population of London is growing straining the infrastructure in place to provide its residents with clean drinking water. Β Thus, the Thames Gateway Water Treatment opened this week to provide water during times of drought. Β This desalination plant runs off of biofuels and can quench the thirst of […] More

  • Can Desalination Projects Remedy California’s Drought Problem?

    The scarcity of water in California has reached astounding levels. The state is looking to various means and resources to remedy this situation. According to Scripps, about 20 water agencies up and down the California coast are favoring desalination projects as a method to deal with drought. More

  • Toilet to Tap: Orange County Turning Sewage Water into Drinking Water

    The Orange County Water District is purifying wastewater into drinking water at a $481 million recycling plant. The plant uses micro filtration, reverse osmosis, ultraviolet light, and hydrogen peroxide disinfection. 70 million gallons of sewer water is treated a day in Orange County, California meeting the drinking needs of over 500,000 people, including visitors to […] More

  • Safe Drinking Water: One Family, One Country at a Time

    An estimated 1.1 billion people in the world do not have access to a safe water supply. For many in the U.S., this is a fact far removed from every day life. The truth is the worldwide water crisis is exactly that – worldwide. More