Tag Archive for 'liquid waste'

Guernsey public presentation on PSD sewage proposal at Beau Sejour on 12 January 2012

January 9th, 2012 by States of Guernsey Public Services Department

Guernsey’s Public Services Department invites the Guernsey public to a presentation on sewage treatment and Guernsey’s marine environment at 7 pm on Thursday 12 January 2012 at Beau Sejour Leisure Centre theatre. This subject will be debated by the States of Guernsey later this month. Intertek-Metoc studied the impact of Guernsey’s sewage on the marine […]

Wireless sensor rapidly detects presence of E. coli in coastal waters

December 9th, 2011 by Mary Ann Liebert Inc Publishers

Fecal contamination of public beaches caused by sewage overflow is both dangerous for swimmers and costly for state and local economies. Current methods to detect Escherichia coli, a bacterium indicative of the presence of fecal matter in water, typically require 24 to 48 hours to produce a result. An accurate, and economical sensor-based device capable […]

Beau Sejour presentation on a comprehensive solution to treat Guernsey’s solid and liquid waste

June 13th, 2011 by Events

Dick Bilborough and Christopher Rowlands PhD will present a comprehensive solution to treating Guernsey’s solid and liquid waste at a public presentation, which begins at 7 pm on 21 June at the Beau Sejour Leisure Centre theatre. The promoters believe that this proposal which will be Guernsey-funded and managed meets the progressive environmental aspirations of […]