Nitrate contamination of water

How is water contaminated with nitrates?

Nitrates are inorganic chemical compounds that occur naturally in the environment. In fact, nitrogen is a vital nutrient that helps plants and crops grow by producing plant tissue and chlorophyll for photosynthesis among other functions. However, these natural cycles are affected by certain human activities (such as the use of fertilisers or manures) which lead…

OXI-TWIN project part of the blog of the 4th Connected Industry 4.0 Congress

Nowadays we live in a world where processes are increasingly interconnected through the Internet of Things (IoT). A fusion is created with the latest technological developments to achieve a perfect combination that integrates the physical with the virtual environment. In fact, Industry 4.0 is already considered the fourth industrial revolution. In this context, the Ministry…

The digital newspaper “El confidencial” highlights INGEOBRAS as an example of a step towards a green economy.

INGEOBRAS has been chosen as a pioneering company in the development of water treatment technologies that stands out for its fully sustainable business model. It is exactly this point on which the latest article by “El Confidencial” (entitled “From fossils to renewables: four cases of how Spain is turning towards a green economy”) focuses on.…

The pilot plant of the INNOWWIDE project in Uruguay will continue to operate for an additional three months.

Last 25th April ended the PUREWAY project led by INGEOBRAS within the INNOWWIDE initiative. Due to its commitment to make its technologies known in international markets, INGEOBRAS saw in INNOWWIDE the perfect opportunity to establish the first links with Uruguay, a country with a growing problem in the region: the presence of Nitrates and Arsenic…