Greywater recycling

Adopting Greywater Recycling & Water Reuse Technologies

In this expert guide the water reuse and resource management specialists at Water Treatment Services look at the increasing importance of greywater recycling and how this approach can be used to reduce costs, save water and limit our impact on the environment.

The guide looks at the environmental benefits of greywater reuse and recycling, how it works, the cost and other advantages to be gained, and in particular the use of membrane bioreactor technologies.

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Seawater desalination

Is Seawater Desalination the Solution to Water Scarcity?

In this expert guide the water purification specialists at Water Treatment Services take a look at the use of seawater desalination processes, how they can be used to counter water scarcity by creating drinking water, what’s involved and some of the wider issues that need to be considered before investing in a processing plant.

The guide looks at the technologies involved including distillation, reverse osmosis, the use of RO membranes, forward osmosis and low temperature techniques. It goes on to review the practical stages involved in the desalination process, the costs involved and the potential environmental impact.

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Borehole water wells

Borehole Water, Wells & Private Water Supplies

In this expert guide the specialists at Water Treatment Services take an in-depth look at the construction and on-going management of borehole water wells and private water supplies for commercial, industrial and domestic purposes. The guide reviews the things you need to consider before you start drilling; together with the consent process, licensing and registration. It goes on to examine the regulations dealing with private water supplies, and the need for water quality testing and effective borehole water treatment and disinfection processes.

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10 causes of industrial equipment-failure

10 Causes of Industrial Plant and Equipment Failure

This technical guidance examines the top 10 causes of industrial plant and equipment failure. It looks at issues such as corrosion, external loading, physical impact, pressure, temperature, vibration, the effects of poor maintenance and defective equipment, human error and other issues and how they impact the safety and performance of plant and equipment used in industrial and process environments. Read more

Expansion vessels and legionella risks

Guide to Expansion Vessels & Legionella Risks

In this expert guide the specialists at Water Treatment Services examine the use of expansion vessels in pressurised heating systems, the potential legionella risks arising from their use and what can be done to manage those risks in line with current health and safety guidance from the Health and Safety Executive including ACOP L8 and HSG274 Part 2.

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Guide to Treating Industrial Effluent

Guide to Treating Industrial Effluent (Trade Effluent)

Our expert guide to treating industrial effluent, often referred to as trade effluent, examines the use and selection of speciality wastewater treatment chemicals including coagulants and flocculants and how they work. It reviews common treatment techniques including clarification, dissolved air flotation (DAF), filtration and biological treatments. It also considers techniques used for sludge dewatering and concludes with a guide to selecting the best treatment products for various wastewater streams.

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Industrial Water Reuse in Manufacturing

Industrial Water Reuse – The Role of Water in Manufacturing Processes

Most industrial and manufacturing processes, whatever the industry sector, tend to use good quality or even purified water in one or more of their stages. Despite it being such a commonly used resource, there are a lot of misconceptions about how we reuse water which could have a major impact on how effective our processes are, both from a cost and environmental perspective. Read on to find out about the most common misconceptions surrounding the use and reuse of water in manufacturing processes, and what we can do about them.

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