PUB moves to protect desalination plants from algae in seawater

SINGAPORE — With the drier weather conditions of late, national water agency PUB has for the first time installed silt curtains at the waters off Tuaspring and Singspring desalination plants, to protect the plants’ reverse osmosis membranes from higher levels of algae in the water. The Maritime and Port Authority of Continue reading PUB moves to protect desalination plants from algae in seawater

Meet the man who turns seaweed into soap

Dom Bridges has always had a beard. Indeed, it cost him his first job. Straight after art school nearly 20 years ago he was about to sign a contract to work at a prestigious graphic design company when he noticed the clause demanding he shave it all off. As it turned out, they Continue reading Meet the man who turns seaweed into soap