• Too much brine? Study highlights growing toxic brine problem

    5 monthes ago - By Phys.org

    The world's thirst for fresh water is causing a salty problem.
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  • Desalination Is Booming. But What About All That Toxic Brine?

    5 monthes ago - By Wired

    Desalination plants turn seawater into drinking water, but also pump hypersaline water back into the environment. That's especially troubling because desal has become extremely popular.
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  • UN warns of rising levels of toxic brine as desalination plants meet growing water needs

    5 monthes ago - By Phys.org

    The fast-rising number of desalination plants worldwide-now almost 16,000, with capacity concentrated in the Middle East and North Africa-quench a growing thirst for freshwater but create a salty dilemma as well: how to deal with all the chemical-laden leftover brine.
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