The University of New South Wales-led research sought to investigate the marine life impacts of desalination

World-first study of brine outfall shows minimal impacts

The three-dimensional electron microscopy uncovered the complex guts of desalination membranes

Penn State models membrane's internal structure with microscopy

A team of researchers at Penn State university has used the latest in microscopy to model the internal structure of a desalination membrane, seeking to improve the technology.

University of Texas at Austin, US, has developed a desalination process using hydrogels and ambient solar power

UT Austin develops hydrogels that desalt water with ambient sunlight

Researchers at the University of Texas at Austin, US, have developed a technology with gel-polymer hybrid materials that can desalinate water using ambient solar energy.

Hydraulic fracturing uses huge quantities of water, of which only 10 to 15 per cent is typically recovered

Rice University team demonstrates one-pass membrane for fracking reuse

Researchers at Rice University have created a superhydrophilic ceramic membrane that can remove 90 per cent of contaminants from the wastewater produced by fracking.

Stanford's new software could help California to double or triple water reuse

Stanford Uni develops app to help utilities evaluate hybrid water reuse systems

Environmental engineers at Stanford University, US, have developed a new software application that can help urban water utilities to evaluate integrated water reuse and stormwater runoff systems.

Aquaporin and Darco want to speed the commercialisation of forward osmosis technology

Aquaporin begins forward osmosis pilot project in Singapore

Aquaporin of Denmark and Darco Water Technologies of Singapore are to begin a joint pilot project on industrial wastewater treatment using forward osmosis (FO) technology.

The funds from California state water board will support original research in water reuse

California water board to fund $4.5 million of reuse research

Water Environment & Reuse Foundation (WE&RF) is to receive $4.5 million from California State Water Resources Control Board to research potable and non-potable water reuse.

Water. desalination + reuse will collect and share industry views and experience in water reuse

Water. desal + reuse introduces industry research project

Water reuse is growing rapidly as part of the water management mix, and now we want your views of this fast-growing sector.

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