Texas Desal 2017 brought together water industry professionals, desalination pioneers, legislatures, and students to learn about the latest in water treatment technology and provide networking opportunities.

Excerpt from Water Desalination Report:

“Brackish water desalination was the over-arching theme at Texas Desalination Association’s (TDA) annual conference in Austin last week. After all, San Antonio’s SAWS BWRO plant had recently been commissioned and El Paso’s Kay Bailey Hutchison BWRO plant recently celebrated two significant achievements: the tenth anniversary of successful operation and the commissioning of Enviro Water Minerals Company’s new concentrate recovery facility. Despite a strong emphasis on brackish groundwater—of which Texas is said to have 2.7 billion AF (3,300 km3)—seawater desalination was not forgotten.”

Read more (via Water Desalination Report, Vol. 53, No. 33, 09/27/17).