SPRAYING IRON IN ANTARCTICA CREATES GREEN GARDENS OF ALGAE TO COMBAT CLIMATE CHANGE

MAN MADE ALGAE IN ANTARCTICA BENEFITS CLIMATE CHANGE The seas around Antarctica can, at times, resemble a garden. Large-scale experiments where scientists spray iron into the waters, literally fertilizing phytoplankton, have created huge man-made algal blooms. Such geoengineering experiments produce diatoms, which pull carbon dioxide out of the air. Experts argue that this practice can […]

DISEASE AND MALNUTRITION IN TRIBAL VILLAGES BECAUSE OF WATER ISSUES

Health and sanitation. Diseases from unsafe water and lack of basic sanitation kill more people every year than all forms of violence, including war. Children are especially vulnerable, as their bodies aren’t strong enough to fight diarrhea, dysentery and other illnesses. 90% of the 30,000 deaths that occur every week from unsafe water and unhygienic […]

WATER IS THE ESSENCE OF LIFE AS WE KNOW & UNDERSTAND IT

SOME INFO SOURCED ON WATER IMPORTANCE TO US ON EARTH Water is literally the soul of the Earth. Every drop you see, every drop you feel, and every drop you taste is the pure essence of our planet. There are quite a number of reasons why every drop is precious and there are plenty of […]

WORLD NEWS ON WATER MATTERS

Latest Water News [Working with Water] Inge watertechnologies supplies ultrafiltration system to Chinese paper plant An inge watertechnologies ultrafiltration system is treating 65 000 m³ of water per day at a paper factory in Huangyong, China. Siemens supplies Internalift pumps for water pollution control facility in California The headworks and return activated sludge (RAS) systems […]

WATER ARTICLES AROUND THE GLOBE

Various articles below about water issues around the globe SWRO desalination: Long-term solution for water shortages Drought in Barcelona was forcing the government to transport water into the city. To provide a long-term solution, the Llobregat Desalination Plant was commissioned and built within two years. The success of this endeavor was marked with the award […]

COMMENTS ON WATER CHARGES & USAGE BY MAYORAL CANDIDATE FRASER COAST QLD AUSTRALIA, JIM Mac KELLAR

Media Release Saving Water Water is a very valuable resource, arguably our most valuable as all life depends on it. Because of this people should be given every incentive to use less water. At the moment the bulk of all our water and sewerage charges, on the Fraser Coast, are made up of the access […]