Alumer - Alum Polymer Blend
Alumer™ is USALCO’s blend of iron-free Aluminum Sulfate (Alum) with a polymer. It is used for water treatment facilities, including drinking water and industrial make up water. USALCO’s proven ability to blend iron-free, low contaminant alum with a variety of ighly effective polyelectrolytes provides a unique synergy never found in previous Alum polymer blends.
Alumer replaces multiple coagulants and/or filter aids with a single product that works with a single feed system to:
- Lower chemical costs
- Improve water clarity
- Increase water filterability
- Reduce sludge production
Alumer – Alum Polymer Blend Solution Specs
Alumer products are certified to NSI/NSF Standard 60 at a maximum dosage of 150 mg/L and meet the specifications of the American Water Works Association Standard B403-09.
USALCO® provides Alumer in a variety of custom formulations.
Transportation & Packaging
We deliver Alumer in truckload quantities in dedicated transportation equipment to ensure quality.
Significant results have been consistently achieved by USALCO customers. Here are some highlights of using our polymer and alum blend:
- Sludge generation reduced by 50%
- Coagulant dosage reduced by 60%
- Post-treatment pH adjustment eliminated