Horizontal crossflow scrubbers using Kimre Inc's monofulament pad material have been in sucessful service at a Brazilian NPK plant for 2 1/2 years. They are cheaper both to install and to run than normal venturi-based systems.
Odor Control at Biodiesel Plant - Case study
Customized ozone solution from Primozone proves to be the key to removing odor created by biodiesel plant in Lithuania. Mestilla is an environmentally friendly producer of biodiesel. The biodiesel is produced from vegetable (canola) oil and during the process of pressing the oil a distinctive smell of hydrogen sulfide is formed. This distinctive smell is a nuisance to the neighborhood as the plant is situated in a densely populated area in the port of Klaipeda, Lithuania. Removal of H2S At the Mestilla plant...
Chemical Mfg. Plant Avoids Long Term Shut Down with Thermal Oxidizer
Recently, Catalytic Products International (CPI) worked with a customer who determined during a routine plant inspection that they had unexpected emissions from their process. This can happen as regulations change and as plants continue to improve operations or even change products or processes. In this case, the customer voluntarily shut down their process immediately until a solution could be found. A stack test was performed to identify and quantify where the chemicals were coming from and then turned to...
Sustainable Solutions for Italian Biochemical Plant - Case Study
PROJECT DETAILS LOCATION Adria, Italy CUSTOMER Mater-Biotech (Novamont Group) SOLUTION Well-Water Potabilization, Wastewater Treatment, Waste-to-Energy TECHNOLOGIES Air Scrubber, Sand Filtration, Double-Stage Nitrification-Denitrification, Membrane Bioreactor, CSTR Anaerobic Digester When Italian biochemical company Mater-Biotech, a subsidiary of Novamont, bought an existing facility and was refurbishing and expanding it, it looked to Fluence to design and implement multiple solutions for its water and...
Air pollution control using laser analysis – Case Study
An LDS 6 analyzer monitors HF emissions during the production of hydrofluoric acid in accordance with the German Technical Instructions on Air Quality Control (TA Luft)The customerFine chemicals and inorganic basic chemicals have been developed and produced at the Seelze chemical site in northern Germany for more than 100 years.Such a basic chemical is hydrofluoric acid (HF), an extremely corrosive, colorless, and pungent smelling liquid. It even attacks glass and has a strong caustic effect on skin, mucous...
Case study - MBT Wrexham
Planning, delivery, installation, commissioning, testing and turnkey delivery of a plant for mechanical-biological treatment of municipal waste.Customer:FCC EnvironmentThroughput:(50,000 Mg/a): 33,500 Mg/a Household waste and 16,500 Mg/a Commercial wasteCommissioning:March/April 2015Mechanical treatment: Shredder Screendrum Ballistic separator Ferrous-separator Non-ferrous-separator NIR-devices Recycling materials: Plastic, films Paper Cardboard Hard plastic (PET/HDPE etc.) Wood Textiles Fuel:...