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The Importance of Good Quality Microbes in Your Lift Station

Microbes help us to maintain healthy digestion, they support entire ecosystems, and they can be used to great effect in our local communities. Lift stations – or pumping stations – perform vital functions in our communities, but they can become unpleasant and even dangerous if they are not properly maintained. This is why good quality microbes and bacteria are so vital in your lift station; read on to learn more.

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What Is A Chlorine Emergency Kit?

The Chlorine Institute Emergency Kit “A” is manufactured to the design specifications of the Chlorine Institute. The Emergency Kit “A” contains devices to stop leaks at the valve, fusible plug, and in the side walls of chlorine 100 & 150 lb cylinders, which conform to specification DOT 3A480. The cylinders have outside diameters between 8¼ and 10¾ inches and overall height from 39½ to 59 inches. The kit is designed for use with all configurations of standard chlorine cylinders. It is important to note, this kit should not be applied to a cylinder that is liquid full.

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What Is Wastewater?

Many people confuse the terms of wastewater and sewage. According to Wikipedia, wastewater is any water that has been corrupted by human waste, but can also include industrial pollutants, as well as surface, storm or sewer runoff. Sewage is a specific type of wastewater from human waste.

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How 7 Companies Managed Their Total Suspended Solids (TSS) Problems

TSS includes any particles suspended in water which does not pass through a filter. As TSS levels increase, water begins to lose its ability to support aquatic life. Suspended solids also absorb heat from sunlight, increasing the water temperature and decreasing the level of dissolved oxygen, which may disrupt the water balance and can have an adverse effect on aquatic life.

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The Best Chlorine Valves to Use in Your Facility

If your facility uses compressed gas cylinders and ton containers, you will need a durable set of chlorine valves. But choosing the right chlorine valves for your facility can be challenging for some site managers. You might not know which brand to choose or how to judge between one kind of valve and another. We’ll take a look at the best chlorine valves to use in the compressed gas industry, from mining and welding to alternative energy.

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