June 23, 2020
Do you know what constitutes wastewater? It’s a combination of food scraps, chemicals, soaps, oils, stormwater, human waste, and the like. Such chemicals can include surfactants, which you can find in detergents and cleaning products because they make dirt or oil easier to wash away. Here’s what you need to know about surfactants and how they affect us.
Now that you have an idea of what these chemicals are, you can better appreciate scientists and wastewater treatment plants. While surfactants are indeed helpful in keeping dishes and clothes clean, it has to be disposed of properly through treatment. Only through further study can we come up with better surfactants that will have less of an impact on the environment.
November 26, 2021
Amidst the global pandemic, sanitary engineers around the world have the responsibility to address and resolve the growing challenges in public health and the environment.Read more
April 01, 2020
Did you know that washing your hands can keep COVID-19 away? Stay clean at all times because you might be a carrier of the Coronavirus […]Read more
April 05, 2021
Laguna Lake Development Authority has presented guidelines on the fees and penalties under “The Philippine Clean Water Act of 2004” and shall take effect immediately. […]Read more