Technical Information

Effluent Treatment Processes and Management Techniques

Modern or ‘Sate of the Art’ effluent treatment techniques are generally dominated by a small number of specialist processes. The following description of these processes is not intended as an exhaustive list of all available water and effluent management techniques, but is intended to provide additional information as to why certain effluent treatment techniques have become more prevalent than others.

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Membrane Bioreactor (MBR)

Membrane Bioreactors (MBRs) have now become one of the main ‘go

Anaerobic Digestion (AD)

Anaerobic Digestion (AD) has become an increasingly important effluent treatment technique

Physico-Chemical Treatment Processes

This is a general term covering a number of solid liquid

Chemical Enhancement

The efficiency of removal of suspended solids, from any of the