This photo shows a concentrator where samples were placed. Credit: Dan Wang
Scientists at the Institute of Process Engineering (IPE) at the Chinese Academy of Sciences in Beijing and Yangzhou University (YZU) in Jiangsu have developed an effective and energy-efficient technique for purifying water by using graphitic carbon nitride sheets.
Their prototype, presented February 7 in the journal Chem, purified pathogen-rich water in 30 min, killing over 99.9999% of … [more…]
Photo: Water flows into the Tampa Bay Water desalinization plant off of Big Bend Road in Apollo Beach. Tampa Bay Water is the region’s water utility, but two legislative bills backed by the City of Tampa could threaten the agency. [SKIP O’ROURKE | Times]
CLEARWATER FL — For 20 years, the regional water supply agency known as Tampa Bay Water has provided the state with an example of how local … [more…]