The cheapest, simplest, (yet highly effective) solution to cooling tower drift
The problems caused by water drift are numerous. The water usually contains treatment chemicals that are corrosive and damage paint on nearby equipment, buildings, automobiles, etc. In cold climates, the drift can cause dangerous icing on the roads and walkways. In some cases, the drift represents a significant loss of water, treatment chemicals or process heat. If nothing else, drift is nearly always a nuisance and eyesore.