Worth Its Salt

The Texas Water Development Board announces Worth Its Salt, a column spotlighting a desalination plant in Texas. The goal is to promote the technology, educate the public, and recognize excellence in the application of innovative water technologies in Texas.

Southmost Regional Water Authority Brackish Groundwater Treatment Facility

The desalination plant is located Brownsville, Texas, and provides water to various regional partners.

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Southmost Regional Water Authority, August 2014

2014 Desalination Plants

Kay Bailey Hutchison Desalination Plant

The Kay Bailey Hutchison plant is located in El Paso, Texas, and is the largest inland desalination plant in the nation. Read more about the plant...

2013 Desalination Plants

Victoria Road Reverse Osmosis Plant No. 5

The Victoria Road Reverse Osmosis Plant No. 5 is a brackish groundwater desalination plant located on the outskirts of Donna, Texas. The plant started operations in February 2012 with two reverse osmosis trains for a total design capacity of 2 million gallons per day of permeate water. Read more about the plant...

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