Press Releases & Op-Eds

February 22, 2021
2023 CalDesal Conference - Call for Abstracts

The CalDesal Events Planning Committee has opened the call for abstracts for our 2023 Annual Conference, and is looking forward to a strong response.

January 29, 2020
Desalination and the Southern California Oil Spill (2021)

Desalination (desal) plants can detect oil in the source water and, if oil is present, desal treatment technology removes it. Robust testing continues throughout each stage of desal water treatment to ensure high-quality, safe water.

January 22, 2021
A Desalination Skeptic Now Sees Carlsbad Plant’s ‘Undeniable Value’

"It is no secret that I wasn’t the biggest fan of the Claude “Bud” Lewis Carlsbad Desalination Plant when it was proposed, and I still wasn’t completely on board..."