Two new global call-for-solutions launched

Two new global call-for-solutions launched Do you have a solution for softening wastewater from coal-fired power plants or perhaps a bright innovation for detecting bacteria? If so, you’ll be interested in two new water challenges from China and Israel that have been launched by the Global Water Tech Hub Alliance. Open until June 18, 2019, applicants… Read More

BREW 4 winner continues its efforts towards water remediation

BREW 4 winner DMR International continues its efforts towards water remediation By: Karen Frost, VP Economic Development at The Water Council Recently, Rick Latella of DMRI, Professor Bruce Eshelman and Medina Konjuhi of University of Wisconsin-Whitewater (UWW) hosted Ben Benninghoff and Peter Wood of the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources (WDNR) and Karen Frost of… Read More

Water Stewardship in Agriculture

Water Stewardship in Agriculture Wisconsin farms look to the AWS Standard to address water quality challenges   By: Dylan Waldhuetter, Alliance for Water Stewardship North America Program Manager     The Alliance for Water Stewardship (AWS) has made significant inroads within the Food and Beverage processing and manufacturing sector. As we continue to work toward… Read More

The Water Council Fall 2018 Member Meeting Recap

The Water Council Fall 2018 Member Meeting Recap Thank you to MSOE University for hosting The Water Council’s final Member Meeting of 2018. StormGUARDEN – A Pilot Program Success Story Carrie Bristoll-Groll Principal/CEO, Stormwater Solutions Engineering Stormwater Solutions Engineering, a Pilot Program winner in 2017, over the past year deployed their StormGUARDen, a planter style… Read More

Sustainable filters derived from sustainable materials

Sustainable filters derived from sustainable materials STAR Water Solutions designs innovative filter for stormwater pollution     By: Taylor Baseheart, Communications Manager for The Water Council   Metals, pathogens, pharmaceuticals and toxic compounds. These are just a few things that wastewater can carry. Removing these components is commonly done with sand filters that have an… Read More

Automating the ‘how’ in wastewater

Automating the ‘how’ in wastewater OptikTechnik’s technology monitors moisture levels in sludge     By: Taylor Baseheart, Communications Manager for The Water Council   Have you ever wondered about the ‘how’ in treating wastewater? There are many variable factors that affect how facilities treat and disinfect waste especially for combined sewer treatment plants and industrial… Read More