Category Archives: Algae and wastewater treatment

Algae culture is useful in wastewater treatments, particularly tertiary biotreatment coupled with the production of algae.

LG Sonic's MPC-Buoy for algae control

[Netherlands] Cyanobacteria causes problems such as health and odor issues when blooming in lakes and water reservoirs. As such, LG Sonic has developed the MPC-Buoy, a floating, solar-powered system that emits specific ultrasonic parameters to target the algae present. Continue reading LG Sonic's MPC-Buoy for algae control

Galdieria sulphuraria in a New Mexico sewage farm is the key to water security

[USA] The sulphurous springs of Yellowstone national park are scalding, tainted with heavy metals and acidic enough to eat through clothing. But their murky depths are also home to an algae that scientists claim could one day help provide cleaner, healthier water around the world. Continue reading Galdieria sulphuraria in a New Mexico sewage farm is the key to water security

Noble Purification piloting clean-water technology using Euglena

[Canada] A Peterborough start-up with a foothold in the water industry has its sights set on revolutionizing the way mining and oil companies clean the water they pollute as they operate. Continue reading Noble Purification piloting clean-water technology using Euglena