Reclaim from the Drain - The Importance of Water Reuse
News Oct 12, 2016
Water shortages are becoming more frequent due to both naturally changing conditions and human impact. Despite water making up the majority of the Earth’s surface we have access to only 2.5% and with an ever growing population, alternative sources must be sought to meet the demand.
Reclaimed water is a growing source globally and has been proven to be safe and effective in supplying the increasing demand. The World Water Congress and Exhibition, taking place this week in Australia, will focus on sustainable water solutions, including wastewater processing as a key topic.
A skin swab test for Parkinson's has become a real possibility, after mass spectrometry was used to detect altered levels of specific compounds on the skin of people with the condition. The research is a result of the incredible ability of one woman to detect a unique odor on the skin of people with Parkinson's disease. These findings open the door to a non-invasive screening test.READ MORE