Left Menu
Development News Edition

Canadian firm to use DCL-17 technology to clean Mithi river, Powai lake

Devdiscourse News Desk | Mumbai | Updated: 07-05-2019 23:05 IST | Created: 07-05-2019 21:10 IST
Canadian firm to use DCL-17 technology to clean Mithi river, Powai lake
Image Credit: Pixabay

The Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation has tied up with a Canada-based firm to clean up Mithi river and Powai lake in the metropolis, an official said Tuesday. He said the Canadian firm gave a presentation on how it plans to use DCL-17 technology to clean the two water bodies.

"This is a new and revolutionary product to bio remediate water bodies such as rivers, lakes and ponds. DCL-17 has been successfully used around the world in a variety of different applications. DCL-17 has been formulated by DASUN International Inc (a Canadian company)," the BMC said in a statement. It said DCL-17 kills harmful pathogens and viruses in water and has been successfully implemented in lakes in Dhaka, Bangkok, Greater Toronto area, Mississippi River.

(With inputs from agencies.)



China: A savior for emerging markets or a poison pill?

... ...

Future of Urban Planning: Artificial Intelligence guiding the way

Advances in emerging technologies like Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning can help us understand our cities better and derive useful insights from real-time data collected through automated models....


Latest News

Biden, Canada's Trudeau to meet next month, collaborate on vaccines, medical supplies

Canadas Justin Trudeau and U.S. President Joe Biden agreed to meet next month, the prime ministers office said on Friday, following a call between the two leaders in which they vowed to join forces to combat coronavirus in North America. Tr...

Chinese police snipers kill hostage taker in school attack

Police in the Chinese city of Kunming shot dead a knife-wielding man who axed seven people outside a middle school before holding a boy hostage.One of injured died later, state-run China Daily reported.The 56-year-old man, surnamed Wang, on...

Amit Shah to launch 'Ayushman CAPF' healthcare scheme today

Union Home Minister Amit Shah will on Saturday launch the Ayushman CAPF healthcare scheme for the central paramilitary force personnel in Guwahati, Assam. The scheme, a joint initiative by the Ministry of Home Affairs and the National Healt...

Bluehost Reviews 2021:Features, Pricing, Pros & Cons

Disclosure This content is reader-supported, which means if you click on some of our links that we may earn a commission.Bluehost is one of the most popular and largest web hosting solutions globally that currently powers over 2 million web...

Give Feedback