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Clermont water plant uses multiple methods against algal blooms

[USA] As summer grows warmer, so does concern about harmful algal blooms, commonly known as HABs, and found the last couple of years on Harsha Lake in East Fork State Park.

Last August, a spike in HABs around its water intake crib in western Lake Erie Continue reading Clermont water plant uses multiple methods against algal blooms

Reduction of microalgae harvesting costs via the development of an ultrasound flow cell to provide pre-concentration

[EU] The worldwide production of microalgae is currently around 7,000 tons/year of dry algal biomass, used for a wide variety of applications including livestock feed, aquaculture, functional foods, cosmetics or pharmaceuticals. In addition, microalgae contain around 30% Continue reading Reduction of microalgae harvesting costs via the development of an ultrasound flow cell to provide pre-concentration

Water treatment approaches for algal toxins in drinking water

BIRMINGHAM — In Water Technology’s “Professor POU/POE – October 2014” Technical Editor Dr. Joseph Cotruvo discusses algal toxins in drinking water as a result of algal blooms and various water treatment options available. Continue reading Water treatment approaches for algal toxins in drinking water