MEMBRANES ARTICLES

Cost and energy positive desalination: fact or fiction in the Maldives?

Following the installation of one of its units in the Maldives, German thermal desalination provider memsys claimed it has developed a technology that can actually generate operators a net saving f...

UF/RO membrane + electrodeionization combo set for Thailand power plant

GE’s advanced water treatment technology including UF and RO membranes will help purify water at IRPC Public Company Limited’s new combined heat and power (CHP) plant in Rayong, Thailand...

Floating desalination vessel nearing first commercial roll out

Water company Hyflux used the Singapore International Water Week to showcase a model of its floating desalination production vessel, known as a FDPV...

England treatment works improves costs, operation with ultrafiltration membrane system

United Utilities UK selected Evoqua Water Technologies as a key partner to design, supply, install, and commission a modular MEMCOR ultrafiltration membrane system at its Rochdale treatment works i...

Ion exchange resins and membranes for the Asian region

Specialty chemicals company LANXESS is showcasing ion exchange resins from its proven Lewatit range and its Lewabrane reverse osmosis membranes at the Singapore International Water Week (SIWW) to b...

Membrane Manufacturing - A New Chemical Romance?

Membrane manufacturers have been reliant on commercial polymers developed for a wide variety of applications.

How will material developments (such as graphene), innovation and research improve or change membrane desalination in the future?

As part of WWi's technology comparison series, we address the topic of membrane material innovation, particularly graphene.

World News

Collection of water and wastewater new headlines from the world

Does Size Really Matter?

As well as the commissioning of Saudi Arabia's "world's largest" desalination plant, Singapore is set to announce Phase 2 of its DTSS project. With projects getting bigger, does this mean...

Cities of DC, Atlanta to receive major innovative wastewater treatment facilities

PC Construction will provide its services to complete a $60-million filtrate treatment facility at the DC Water Blue Plains Advanced Wastewater Treatment Plant in Washington, D.C., as well as a $28...

BUYER'S GUIDE PRODUCTS

Membrane BioReactor (MBR)

The Membrane BioReactor (MBR) is a state of the art pre-engineered sewage treatment system utilizing Pure Aqua’s water treatment expertise with Toray’s submerged membrane technology. The membrane s...

Ultrafiltration Systems

Pure Aqua, Inc. manufactures a full line of Ultrafiltration Systems. UF is a pressure driven membrane separation process that removes suspended or particulate matter (including colloids & silt) fro...

MEMBRAY

Toray's membrane models for membrane bioreactors are using flat-sheet PVDF membranes and can be configured for gravity-driven or suction-controlled operation.

TORAYFIL

Toray UF/MF membrane models for drinking water production and RO pretreatment.