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Increasing Efficiency of Sewerage Ponds Using Floating Baffles

By |2019-03-02T00:58:15+10:00July 24th, 2018|Categories: akuna services, floating baffles, short circuiting a pond, waster water treatment, water purification|Tags: , , , |

Akuna Services recently assisted a regional council to increase the efficiency of their waste water treatment system. You may want to call it a WWTP (Waste Water Treatment Plant), or a STP (Sewerage Treatment Plant).  Akuna Services customised long-lasting floating baffles to increase the efficiency of their waste water treatment system.  The baffles were custom-built and [...]

Environmental Sustainability – AND YOU

By |2019-03-02T00:58:15+10:00June 27th, 2018|Categories: akuna services, environmental sustainability|Tags: , , , , |

Responding to environmental risk is a responsibility we should all take seriously. Have you ever stopped to think about what makes a topic interesting?  If you are still reading this then we will take that as a ‘yes’.  What makes one person progress no further than the headline, and another to scrutinise every letter as though [...]

Our Environment and You

By |2019-03-02T00:58:17+10:00May 25th, 2018|Categories: Environmental, environmental compliance, environmental responsibility|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Before you read this article, we would like you to consider a philosophical question.  OR it may be an ethical one – depending upon your view. How important to you, personally, is protection of the environment? Rate it in importance from 1 (who cares) to 5 (very important to you). If you rated a ‘5’, now [...]

Site Spill Kits and Response Training for Site Compliance

By |2018-04-09T22:56:55+10:00April 9th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

Let’s start with a relevant question.  Do all your staff know the contents of - and how to use a spill kit? It may sound quite simple, and possibly something you have never even thought of, however the fact is that different types of spill kits may be better suited for specific site risks. Accidents will [...]

Akuna Sludge Dewatering System

By |2019-03-02T00:58:17+10:00March 9th, 2018|Categories: akuna services, Dewatering Sludge Tank, Environmental, Sludge Dewatering System|Tags: , , , , , , |

Water treatment plants will, subject to use and frequency, create a significant amount of waste for disposal.  The waste is often in the form of sludge that accumulates through the systematic filtration of the water and is channelled into dedicated sludge tanks. The removal of sludge from these sludge tanks creates an environmental challenge for the [...]

Do we need a spill kit?

By |2019-03-02T00:58:17+10:00January 31st, 2018|Categories: Environmental|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Do we need a spill kit? The fact is that most industrial, commercial and manufacturing sites around Australia would need a spill kit of some sort.  Even Government operations - like council depots - need the protection of a spill kit to handle liquid spills. Accidents happen. The fact that your site has never had a [...]