BCC Research identifies the controlled release of a substance as a niche application because it comes at a premium and it’s used only during selected applications. One such niche is the agricultural market.
Last August, an ocean-going laker set precedent as it entered the Port of Indiana-Burns Harbor, which is located on Lake Michigan. The Federal Caribou is equipped with a ballast water treatment system (BWTS), a first for ships transiting the Great Lakes.
A start-up company’s trio of founders is hoping its innovative desalination technology will help coastal communities around the world meet the dire need for drinking water, including in their home state of North Carolina.
The carbon capture segment of the global membrane technology market records another entry into its fold. Whitefox Technologies announced last month it plans to enter the carbon capture and storage sector (CSS), with plans to build a demonstration unit, according to Madeleine Cuff.