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The AAMI TIR34 ST108 for sterilization outlines water quality standards for medical device for the purpose of reprocessing equipment for future use. Water quality is an important consideration in all stages of medical device reprocessing. Ensuring adequate water quality in device reprocessing requires collaboration between the personnel who reprocess medical devices and the personnel who establish and maintain the water treatment system.
Boilers and cooling towers rely on consistent water treatment to stay operational. When used effectively, ultra-concentrated products allow for more efficient water treatment process.
Concrete production applications require ongoing wastewater treatment in order to keep operations running. Not only is wastewater treatment necessary to stay within regulatory guidelines, but excess waste can reduce profits, slow down operations, and can lead to environmental harm/damage.
The Basics of Mining Wastewater Treatment is an important topic for most mining operations. Used in mineral processing to recover valuable metals from ore, water is essential to the mining industry. However, using water in this way causes mineral contaminants and other solids to accumulate in your process water supply.
In the past, dry screening was very common and accepted. Today, to meet the needs of advancing world markets, there are now better options. For mining Companies using washing and scrubbing for materials, they can ensure they are producing a silt free product.
Water Treatment for Cooling Towers is critical. Cooling towers are integral pieces of equipment to many businesses today, allowing companies to remove heat from their environments to cool down their buildings and processes. These specialized heat exchangers run on the principles of water-cooling methods.
No matter the type of boiler you work with, corrosion is always a risk and not everyone understands the preventative maintenance required to prevent equipment damage. Corrosion is commonly caused by oxygen or improper pH control. This can create holes in economizers, boiler tubes or feedwater piping resulting in boiler leaks and a pricey fix. There are many forms of corrosion and they are not treated equally.
A filter press is one of the oldest and most trusted pieces of dewatering equipment. A filter press is used for wastewater treatment across a variety of industries and applications. A filter press works by separating out solids from liquids, removing impurities, and suspended solids from industrial wastewater. This allows plant managers to easily handle and dispose of waste while returning clean water to their systems.
Many industrial plants and facilities use or create wastewater with their processes. The wastewater can be discharged, based on local regulations and permit requirements, or re-used within their process. Most likely in all cases, the water needs to be treated to some degree to meet quality characteristics or regulatory requirements – often referred to as wastewater pretreatment.
Here at ChemREADY, we know how important it is to properly maintain boiler systems and keep your boiler operating at peak efficiency. Boilers are often damaged by improper shut down. When drained hot, the residual heat in the boiler furnace can cause warpage of tubes or tube sheets, causing leaks and requiring tube rolling.