air scrubber Articles

  • How air pollution destroys our health

    As the world around us becomes more polluted and overpopulated, factories continue to emit air pollutants into the atmosphere and half of the people does not have access to clean fuels or technologies, the levels of air pollution we breathe are ...


    By Optromix, Inc.

  • Air pollution control regulations and possible damage to the food chain

    According to the UN report, the application of scrubbers to reduce air pollution may cause an increase of particulate pollutants discharged into the sea. To be more precise, the International Maritime Organization claims that new air pollution control regulations introduced earlier this year could damage people by contaminating fish and crustaceans with toxins. The thing is that at the moment ...


    By Optromix, Inc.

  • The latest information about scrubber installation

    IMO 2020 marine fuel regulations result in “very long waiting lists at some shipyards,”, especially in China, for scrubber installation on ship vehicles. The thing is that wet air scrubbers are made to order, and their manufacture generally takes about six months. ...


    By Optromix, Inc.

  • Dry Air Scrubber for Propylene Oxide

    Background For decades, Advanced Air Technologies, Inc. has been the leader in air scrubber  technology for abatement of Ethylene Oxide (EtO) emissions.   In fact, AAT, Inc. was founded in 1987 on a unique dry scrubbing, chemi-sorption process for EtO.  The result is a series of fixed bed “Safe-Cell II” dry scrubbers, consisting of the DR-490, DR-50, and ...

  • Wet scrubbers monitor flue gas emissions in a combustion system

    Wet scrubbers are considered to be air treatment devices to take away gaseous particulate pollutants (NOx, SOx or other gases produced by combustion systems) that negatively affect the environment. According to air ...


    By Optromix, Inc.

  • Air pollution control by different types of wet air scrubbers

    A wet air scrubber is an air treatment device that removes particulate matter from gas streams by catching the particles into liquid droplets directly on contact in order to provide air ...


    By Optromix, Inc.

  • Stopping of scrubber retrofits

    At the recent conference in Singapore dedicated to the Asian sulfur cap questions, several experts denied concerns about washwater discharged by scrubber systems, while the viability of LNG as a marine fuel was also discussed. The thing is that there is an opinion that the timetable for the implementation of IMO 2020 leads to the destruction of schedules of ...


    By Optromix, Inc.

  • BCP™ 1015 - In an Air Scrubber System and condenser water loop bio-organic deposit clean-up and control - Case Study

    Problem 1 – Fouled Air Scrubber System Image 1: Before BCP™ 1015 treatment: foam & biomass material collected at the screen An air scrubber system located in a high ammonia environment with a low pH (2.8) water and conductivity ofLess than 1000 was exhibiting significant biomass build-up. When screens were pulled for cleaning, the mesh ...


    By AMSA, Inc.

  • There Is More Than One Type of Scale in the Fish Restaurant

    Captain D’s is a chain of Fish restaurants in the South East of the USA .. at the last count there were 524. Of course you associate scales with Fish but Captain D’s had another scale problem that was nothing to do with fish and that was in dishwashers and Ice machines due to the presence of hard water. Cutlery and Glassware were coming out of the dishwasher constantly spotted with ...

  • Air pollution control helps India improve air quality

    Nowadays people in India suffer the most from numerous diseases caused by air pollution in the world. Air pollution is considered to be the main contributor to climate change, that is why it provokes a growing concern not only in India but around the world. The thing is that ...


    By Optromix, Inc.

  • Applied Materials - Process water and wastewater treatment for the solar industry - Case Study

    One of the leading companies for specialised systems and manufacturing processes for semiconductors, electrical and solar technology operates a technology centre for vacuum technology for its solar division in Lower Franconia, Germany. A state of the art production facility for thin film technology was built at this location. This process requires ultra-pure water for the washing and cleaning ...


    By EnviroChemie GmbH

  • Damage of particulate pollutants to the lungs

    People often consider that particulate pollutants are the result of fossil fuels, however, natural resources, for instance, wood can present damage if burned. Every day people breathe particulates such as gases, nitrogen dioxide, produced by diesel exhausts, sulfur dioxide, released from burning coal and oil, and ozone that when formed at ground level can be very dangerous. Thus, particulate ...


    By Optromix, Inc.

  • Pharmaceutical: Scrubber Eliminates Ethylene Oxide Case Study

    A contract sterilization service uses a single-stage scrubber to convert this hazardous gas to inert ethylene glycol. ETO Sterilization Inc. provides contract sterilization services for hundreds of northern New Jersey customers, concentrating on spices and herbs, cosmetic ingredients and medical supplies. Two of the largest ethylene oxide sterilization vessels in the world are in operation ...


    By CR Clean Air Group, LLC

  • Power Industry: Noxious Fumes at TVA Handled by Scrubber Case Study

    To keep the work area free of noxious fumes and reduce atmosphere pollution, T.V.A. Wilson Dam uses a 36″ diameter Clean Air Group fume scrubber to handle 12,500 cfm of gas @ 150°F in their high-analysis super phosphate operations. Manufacturing high analysis super phosphate fertilizer at the TVA Wilson Dam operation creates noxious fumes. Most of these fumes are liberated during the ...


    By CR Clean Air Group, LLC

  • Medical Industry: Scrubber Eliminates Ethylene Oxide Case Study

    A contract sterilization service uses a single-stage scrubber to convert this hazardous gas to inert ethylene glycol: ETO Sterilization Inc. provides contract sterilization services for hundreds of northern New Jersey customers, concentrating on spices and herbs, cosmetic ingredients and medical supplies. Two of the largest ethylene oxide sterilization vessels in the world are in operation ...


    By CR Clean Air Group, LLC

  • Purafil ESD eliminates offensive odors 4The Besos wastewater treatment plant case study

    Located in Northeastern Barcelona on the Mediterranean Sea, the recently renovated Besos Wastewater Treatment Plant (WWTP) is a revolutionary solution for more than two million inhabitants. The new 900,000 ft2, underground facility is the last stage in the city's water cycle and it now treats more than 70 percent of the city of Barcelona's wastewater and its surrounding towns: Sant Adria de ...


    By Dimtech S.A

  • 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 ...


    By Fluence Corporation

  • Comprehensive Odor Emissions Study Hall Street Wastewater Treatment Plant Concord, New Hampshire

    ABSTRACTThe operation of the Hall Street wastewater treatment plant (WWTP) in Concord, NH has caused the emission of objectionable odors from various liquid and solids treatment processes resulting in periodic odor complaints from its neighbors. The City of Concord retained Fay, Spofford & Thorndike (FST) to conduct a comprehensive odor emissions study at the Hall Street WWTP and to recommend ...

  • A cure for Environmental Emissions case study

    Disposing of nearly 1 million pounds of medical waste a month is no easy task. The wet electrostatic precipitator, installed at Rochester, MN-based Mayo Clinic, seems to be just what the doctor ordered. While the medical waste incinerator at Mayo Clinic in Rochester, MN, consistently met state and federal emission requirements, facility leadership recognized that installing a wet electrostatic ...


    By Bionomic Industries Inc.

  • Increase in capacity of an incinerator

    In addition to its own and external products, system providers involved in the project business also provide process knowledge and complete projects refined to the last detail. The standard is high. Their own knowledge combined with the supplier’s knowledge leads to a complete solution. From the delivery of the components to their installation, trial operation and commissioning, all the ...


    By sera GmbH

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