In this expert guide the Mogden Formula, used by UK water companies to calculate trade effluent charges comes under review from the industrial wastewater specialists at Water Treatment Services. The guide looks at its history and how it is used to calculate the costs for discharging effluent. It also considers how the formula can be used to identify opportunities for environmental improvement and cost reduction for businesses.
In this specialist guide the water safety experts at Water Treatment Services take a detailed look at the problems associated with Cryptosporidium in swimming pools, spas and hot tubs and what steps owners, managers and operators can take to minimise the risks to bathers.
In the guide we explain what Cryptosporidium is, how it is spread, the symptoms of infection, what water treatment techniques can be used to combat the problem; and conclude with a number of practical measures operators can take to minimise the risks of contamination of their swimming pool waters.
In this expert guide the industrial water specialists at Water Treatment Services take a look at side stream filtration techniques and how they can be used in closed heating and cooling water systems to manage the problems caused by the presence and build-up of suspended solids and sludge inside these systems.
Hydrotherapy pool water safety is not an issue to be ignored as such facilities can present increased risks to patients, staff and others, especially if the water used in them is not managed and maintained correctly. In this expert guide the water safety specialists at Water Treatment Services review the use and management of hydrotherapy facilities and what issues owners, managers and operators need to be consider to ensure optimum water quality and safety are maintained.
In the guide we consider the responsibilities around the control of legionella and Legionnaires’ disease, managing microbiological contamination, the requirements for hydrotherapy pool water testing, maintaining safe water temperatures, general water quality issues and good pool hygiene practices.
We have also included a number of useful tables that summarise what pool water quality tests are required, recommended testing frequencies, interpretation of the results, and specific action levels for both chemical and microbiological parameters.
In this expert guide the water reuse and resource management specialists at Water Treatment Services look at the increasing importance of greywater recycling and how this approach can be used to reduce costs, save water and limit our impact on the environment.
The guide looks at the environmental benefits of greywater reuse and recycling, how it works, the cost and other advantages to be gained, and in particular the use of membrane bioreactor technologies.
In this expert guide the water purification specialists at Water Treatment Services take a look at the use of seawater desalination processes, how they can be used to counter water scarcity by creating drinking water, what’s involved and some of the wider issues that need to be considered before investing in a processing plant.
The guide looks at the technologies involved including distillation, reverse osmosis, the use of RO membranes, forward osmosis and low temperature techniques. It goes on to review the practical stages involved in the desalination process, the costs involved and the potential environmental impact.
In this expert guide the specialists at Water Treatment Services take an in-depth look at the construction and on-going management of borehole water wells and private water supplies for commercial, industrial and domestic purposes. The guide reviews the things you need to consider before you start drilling; together with the consent process, licensing and registration. It goes on to examine the regulations dealing with private water supplies, and the need for water quality testing and effective borehole water treatment and disinfection processes.
Learn more about water boreholes and how having access to your own private water supply can bring lots of benefits to both private home owners and businesses alike.