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Municipal Water Treatment Solutions & Lime Softening

Tuesday, June 25, 2019

Did You Know? The Micronics Engineered Filtration Group offers large filter presses and industry-leading filter cloth & accessories for municipal water treatment plants. These large presses – often 1500mm presses – are used for filtering lime waste from the lime softening process. Designs offered include Sidebar, Quad Sidebar, and Overhead Beam. Our filter presses are… Read more »

The Flue Gas Desulfurization Process

Wednesday, May 22, 2019

The Flue-Gas Desulfurization (FGD) process utilizes a set of technologies to remove sulfur dioxide (SO2) from the flue gas emissions of coal-fired power plants. FGD systems were developed as a response to the exhaust – flue gases – from fossil fuel-burning plants, principally coal-burning, that posed both an environmental and human health hazard. S02 can… Read more »

What is Sludge Dewatering & What is it Used For?

Tuesday, April 23, 2019

Sludge dewatering is the practice of minimizing waste by volume to prepare for its effective disposal. Sludge originates during the process of treating wastewater before the water can be released back into the environment. Long presenting a challenge for the water treatment industry, sludge is the by-product extracted from the slurry during the process of… Read more »

5 Advantages of Recycling Wastewater

Friday, March 29, 2019

Filter Presses are used to separate liquids from solids so that an industrial facility is able to recycle and reuse the clean filtrate again – and again – while economically disposing of the solids in the form of dry filter cakes. There are many diverse industries and applications that benefit from water and wastewater reuse… Read more »

Filter Presses and CBD Oil Extraction from Hemp Plants

Thursday, March 21, 2019

No doubt you have heard about CBD Oil. CBD stands for Cannabidiol and is an extract of the hemp plant which does not contain the “buzz”-inducing “high” associated with THC or Tetrahydrocannabinol. THC is the main psychoactive cannabinoid in cannabis. Unlike THC, CBD is not psychoactive. CBD oil is typically used for health-related reasons, rather… Read more »