Veolia Water Solutions & Technologies

Type: Company
Name: Veolia Water Solutions & Technologies
First reported 10 hours ago - Updated 1 hour ago - 1 reports

​China’s eco-crisis: 60% of underground water polluted

13:44AFP Photo / Peter ParksAt least 60 percent of China’s underground water resources have “very poor” or “relatively poor” quality, which means these water can’t be used for drinking directly, says a new report, showing a deep environmental crisis in ... [Published Russia Today - 10 hours ago]
First reported 8 hours ago - Updated 8 hours ago - 1 reports

Reco Solutions ELGA Process Water’s On Line Calculator Helps to Save Money

- Apr. 23, 2014 - MARLOW, U.K. -- ELGA Process Water, a Veolia Water Solutions & Technologies company, has launched a new service, Reco Solutions, to help you improve water and energy efficiency and reduce costs.Reco Solutions is a website that can help ... [Published Prlog - 8 hours ago]
First reported 14 hours ago - Updated 14 hours ago - 1 reports

€15m+ Taiwan petrochem water recycling contract win for Veolia

Veolia, through its specialized oil and gas solutions and technologies unit, has been awarded a contract worth over €15 million euros with leading Taiwanese refiner and olefins producer Formosa Petrochemical Corporation (FPCC).FPCC are looking to expand ... [Published WaterBriefing - 14 hours ago]
First reported Apr 22 2014 - Updated 16 hours ago - 9 reports

VEOLIA ENVIRONNEMENT : Chairman of Veolia unit in China apologises after water pollution

The chairman of the Chinese unit of French utility Veolia Environment  ( >> VEOLIA ENVIRONNEMENT ) has apologised to the public after a cancer-inducing chemical was found in tap water supplied by the company, the Xinhua news agency said.The chairman ... [Published 4 Traders - 18 hours ago]
First reported 18 hours ago - Updated 16 hours ago - 2 reports

Chairman of Veolia unit in China apologises after water pollution

Last week, China blamed Veolia for failing to maintain water quality. Veolia said it was not responsible for polluting the tap water with benzene.Yao Xin, chairman of Lanzhou Veolia Water Company "bowed and expressed his apology" at a news conference ... [Published NewsRT.co.uk - 17 hours ago]
First reported 18 hours ago - Updated 18 hours ago - 1 reports

UQ leads sewer-focussed project to sweet smell of success

A University of Queensland-led research project that is fundamentally changing sewer corrosion and odour management in Australia has won the prestigious 2014 International Water Association Asia Pacific Regional Project Innovation Award for Applied R ... [Published University of Queensland - 18 hours ago]
Entities: Corrosion, Odour, Sewer
First reported Apr 21 2014 - Updated Apr 21 2014 - 1 reports

Cancer-Inducing Chemical Found In Chinese City's Drinking Water

By Sara JeromeAs a city in western China fights severe benzene contamination, analysts say it is one more sign of the country's challenges with tap water quality.Residents in the Lanzhou "rushed to buy bottled water [on April 11] after authorities said ... [Published Water Online - Apr 21 2014]
First reported Apr 21 2014 - Updated Apr 21 2014 - 1 reports

Veolia under fire for water quality in China

France-based water supplier Veolia Water is under fire as excessive levels of benzene were found in tap water offered by the company in Gansu province's Lanzhou. This undated picture shows the office building of Veolia Water in Lanzhou. [Photo / peop ... [Published Ecns.cn - Apr 21 2014]
First reported Apr 21 2014 - Updated Apr 21 2014 - 1 reports

Windhoek Gets Flagship Wastewater Plant From Veolia

Veolia Water Solutions & Technologies South Africa (Veolia), part of the global Veolia Water Solutions & Technologies group of companies, is currently executing the electrical design and mechanical installation of the new ZAR 125 million Ujams industrial ... [Published Water Online - Apr 21 2014]
First reported Apr 18 2014 - Updated Apr 18 2014 - 1 reports

French utility says not responsible for China water contamination

* Subsidiary of France's Veolia blamed for tainted water* Water had to be turned off for parts of Chinese city* Veolia denies state media accusations it was at faultBEIJING, April 18 (Reuters) - A French utility blamed by China for failing to maintain ... [Published CNBC - Apr 18 2014]
First reported Apr 17 2014 - Updated Apr 17 2014 - 2 reports

China blames French utility for water pollution

Chinese authorities have blamed France's Veolia Environnement S.A. for loopholes in supervision of water quality standards, Reuters reported.The accusation came after benzene, a cancer-inducing chemical, was found in tap water supplied by the firm at ... [Published Business Insurance - Apr 17 2014]
First reported Apr 16 2014 - Updated Apr 16 2014 - 6 reports

PetroChina facility causes high benzene level in Lanzhou tap water

The benzene presence was due to a leak in the integrated refinery and petrochemical complex's residual oil that poured into the water source in the region.According to the local environmental officials, the residual oil was found in about 800mt of water ... [Published Water Environment Federation - Apr 16 2014]

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"This contract demonstrates that with its more than 350 proprietary water treatment technologies and solid experience in managing projects for the oil and gas industry, Veolia is able to offer prominent clients such as FPCC, integrated water treatment solutions that maximize water reuse and so reduce the water footprint of these industrial installations, as well as improve their economic performance."
Yao said the reason he had not apologised sooner "was that he and all his staff had been putting all their energy into identifying the cause of the contamination and building new water pipelines"
Justine Shui, a Hong Kong-based spokeswoman for Veolia Water China, said by email it was "absolutely normal for the chairman of (the) joint venture to apologise to the customers for the inconvenience caused"
Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/52gbnw/asia_pacific) has announced the addition of the "Asia Pacific Wastewater Treatment and Management Industry Outlook to 2018 - Increasing Government & Private Investments to Drive the Future Growth" report to their offering...

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€15m+ Taiwan petrochem water recycling contract... [Published WaterBriefing - 14 hours ago]
Chairman of Veolia unit in China apologises aft... [Published NewsRT.co.uk - 17 hours ago]
VEOLIA ENVIRONNEMENT : Chairman of Veolia unit ... [Published 4 Traders - 18 hours ago]
UQ leads sewer-focussed project to sweet smell ... [Published University of Queensland - 18 hours ago]
Chairman of Veolia unit in China apologizes aft... [Published Water Conserve: News - 18 hours ago]
Chairman of water firm apologises after benzene... [Published Malaysian Insider - 18 hours ago]
Chairman of Veolia unit in China apologises aft... [Published TrustMedia - 19 hours ago]
Lanzhou Benzene Crisis Highlights Water Safety ... [Published Caijing - 19 hours ago]
Veolia chairman apologizes over Lanzhou water s... [Published CNTV - 20 hours ago]
VEOLIA ENVIRONNEMENT : Lanzhou residents' call ... [Published 4 Traders - Apr 22 2014]
Asia Pacific Wastewater Treatment and Managemen... [Published Individual.com - Apr 22 2014]
XINHUA - Tap water chief apologizes over contam... [Published Namibia Press Agency - Apr 22 2014]
Lanzhou residents' call for tap water lawsuit r... [Published CHINAdaily - Apr 22 2014]
Tap water chief apologizes over contamination [Published Individual.com - Apr 22 2014]
Draft law to widen lawsuits scope [Published CHINAdaily - Apr 21 2014]
Cancer-Inducing Chemical Found In Chinese City'... [Published Water Online - Apr 21 2014]
Veolia under fire for water quality in China [Published Ecns.cn - Apr 21 2014]
Windhoek Gets Flagship Wastewater Plant From Ve... [Published Water Online - Apr 21 2014]
Privatization of Water as an Owned Commodity Ra... [Published Global Research - Apr 20 2014]
Lanzhou's petrochemical plants may move after p... [Published Want China Times - Apr 20 2014]
Business Honors for April 20 [Published The Advocate - Apr 20 2014]
Waterford hopes to keep independent water system [Published TheDay.com - Apr 19 2014]
Minnesota cities storing water underground for ... [Published Water Technology Online - Apr 18 2014]
French utility says not responsible for China w... [Published CNBC - Apr 18 2014]
China's Environmentalists Face Steep Challenges [Published VOA News - Apr 18 2014]
China Environmental News Alert [Published NRDC Worldview - Apr 18 2014]
China Environmental News Alert [Published Switchboard, from NRDC - Apr 18 2014]
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Chairman of Veolia unit in China apologizes aft... [Published Water Conserve: News - 18 hours ago]
Reuters: The chairman of the Chinese unit of French utility Veolia Environment has apologized to the public after a cancer-inducing chemical was found in tap water supplied by the company, the Xinhua news agency said. Benzene was found in tap water supplied ...
China Environmental News Alert [Published Switchboard, from NRDC - Apr 18 2014]
Greenlaw from NRDC China, NRDC China Program, Beijing NRDC has been working in China for over fifteen years on such issues as energy efficiency, green buildings, clean energy technologies, environmental law, and green supply chain issues. This China ...
Environment Pollution - Asia - China [Published RSOE EDIS - Emergency and Disaster Information - Apr 13 2014]
EDIS Number: ED-20140413-43350-CHN Date / time: 13/04/2014 02:52:40 [UTC] Event: Environment Pollution Area: Asia Country: China State/County: Province of Gansu Location: Lanzhou Number of Deads: N/A Number of Injured: N/A Number of Infected: ...
China: 2.4 million affected by oil leak into La... [Published H5N1 - Apr 12 2014]
Via Shanghai Daily: Oil leak blamed for water contamination in Lanzhou. Excerpt:A subsidiary of CNPC, China's largest oil company, is being blamed for an oil leak which contaminated tap water in Lanzhou yesterday, affecting 2.4 million people. Crude oil ...
Chemical Found in City’s Water [Published Water Conserve: News - Apr 12 2014]
Associated Press: Chinese authorities have turned off the water supply to a district in the northwestern city of Lanzhou after excessive levels of a toxic chemical were found in tap water. The official Xinhua News Agency said Friday that tests conducted ...
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