Membrane Filtration News

  • Sterlitech to Provide Larger Scale Membrane Skids for Research and Industry Customers

    These pilot skid systems are specifically designed for pilot testing of spiral wound membrane filters or small scale filtration processes. They offer more than 200 times the filtration surface available in standard bench-top filtration systems, allowing users to increase throughput and obtain results that translate for scale-up. Digital skids enable ...


    By Sterlitech Corporation

  • Bringing innovation to water treatment at WEFTEC

    De Nora Water Technologies welcomes you to WEFTEC in Chicago from September 30 to October 4. Visit us on booth #1317 to see our exciting new developments and learn how you could be working with a company offering decades of water/wastewater experience to deliver you effective and proven solutions for your treatment needs. ...

  • Introducing: Dyed Polycarbonate Track-etch Membrane Filters

    Sterlitech is pleased to announce that you can now find the dyed polycarbonate membrane filters on their new product page, https://www.sterlitech.com/dyed-polycarbonate-membranes.html. These hydrophilic, polycarbonate track-etch (PCTE) membrane filters have been pigmented using black dye to minimize membrane autofluorescence. The dyed ...


    By Sterlitech Corporation

  • The Sterlitech Glass Filter funnel assembly gets an upsize!

    13mm, 25mm, 47mm, and 90mm – These were the available diameters of various glass filter funnels available suitable for use with membrane disc filters; until now. Sterlitech is proud to announce the launch of a new larger 150 mm diameter All-Glass Filter Assembly with a 10 liter receiver flask for processing significantly higher volumes in a single holder! Borosilicate glass filter funnels ...


    By Sterlitech Corporation

  • Learn how Kuriverter® RC improved the salt rejection and the permeate conductivity in our customer’s RO plant

    A European stainless steel company installed a RO for the industrial water preparation for boiler feed water. After 3 years of membrane lifetime the first oxidation problems started. With the help of Kurita´s Kuriverter® RC the customer saved 30,000€ in membrane replacement, the permeate water quality improved plus an impressive salt rejection recovery was noticed. ...


    By Kurita

  • Get your Membrane Samples here!

    Did you know that Sterlitech offers 16 different material types of microporous membrane and media disk filters?  The available combinations of materials, pore, and disk sizes, equates to well over 1000 unique filters.  To many, that may sound like an overwhelming selection to ...


    By Sterlitech Corporation

  • Biorem announces strategic partnership to market ultrafiltration membranes

    Biorem Inc. (TSX-V: BRM) (“BIOREM” or “the Company”) announces that it has entered into a strategic partnership with Tus-Material Group to market globally their ultrafiltration membranes. Ultrafiltration membranes provide a barrier to contaminants in water including suspended solids and pathogens such as cryptosporidium, E. coli, and viruses. Tus-Material Group membranes ...


    By Biorem Technologies Inc.

  • RAMPING UP BOTANICAL EXTRACTION METHODS IN VACUUM FILTRATION

    A large part of extracting commercially important compounds from plants involves passing a type of solvent over plant material, then filtering out any plant debris and undesirable by-products. This latter filtering process can be difficult to optimize if too many undesirable compounds inadvertently come along for the ride; so how can you speed things up? In several states, cannabis sativa (AKA: ...


    By Sterlitech Corporation

  • READY TO SHIP, FULLY ASSEMBLED SKID MOUNTED MEMBRANE FILTRATION SYSTEMS!

    Our skid mounted membrane filtration systems are specifically designed to bring a new level of ease to bench scale testing of membrane filters and small batch processing. The goal for developing this product was to help our customer do what they do best – research and ...


    By Sterlitech Corporation

  • Putting Gold on a Filter; Sterlitech offers a shiny way to see the really tiny things

    Sterlitech Corporation is proud to announce the launch of gold-sputtered polycarbonate membrane filters. “Why gold? What is sputtered?” you may ask. Well, some particles are just too small to see with an ordinary light microscope, for these things we need get down to details not seen by traditional microscopy. ...


    By Sterlitech Corporation

  • Genairclean – the power of microbubbles

    Since Asif Sheikh joined Genesys from Nalco in April 2016 he has been consistently impressed with our unique cleaners and especially our patented approach of using microbubbles for enhanced membrane cleaning. The Genairclean system combines Genesol 704 (an alkaline detergent) with surfactant, chelant and effervescent reagents and uses a ‘Genairator’ to add air, creating microbubbles ...

  • Focus on microfiltration: filter longevity

    For consumers using disk, syringe, and capsule filters it is a common FAQ: How long will my filter last? Or, to put it another way: How much fluid can I expect to pass through my filter before it clogs? This seems to be a simple and reasonable question for a filter consumer: Would any of us purchase a product without an understanding of its service ...


    By Sterlitech Corporation

  • AWWA´s ACE17 super-saver registration deadline is March 30

    The deadline for early registration for the American Water Works Association’s 2017 Annual Conference and Exposition (ACE17) is this Thurs., March 30, at midnight EDT. ACE17 will be held June 11-14 in Philadelphia, Penn. Interested ...

  • What are Microfiltration and Ultrafiltration and How Do They Work?

    Microfiltration (MF) and ultrafiltration (UF) solve a variety of process liquid treatment and purification needs, generally with low operational costs and a small footprint. MF and UF are typically incorporated within a larger treatment process, and, when used to pretreat process streams, MF/UF systems are particularly effective at preventing costly fouling of downstream equipment, such as RO ...


    By SAMCO Technologies, Inc.

  • Nanomaterials to the rescue!

    Sterlitech is proud to announce the availability of Alumina Oxide (Al2O3) inorganic microporous membrane filters. These filters are finding use in several specialty applications, ranging from nanomaterials synthesis (where they perform best), graphene synthesis (Buckypaper) and testing, HPLC mobile phase ...


    By Sterlitech Corporation

  • New Synder Filtration SM Flat Sheet Membranes

    Sterlitech is launching Synder Filtration’s new "SM" flat sheet membrane. This is a PES based ultrafiltration membrane commonly used for specialty protein separation, skim milk protein concentrate/isolate production and beverage clarification. SM membrane conforms to 3-A, FDA, and USDA sanitary standards and provides good ...


    By Sterlitech Corporation

  • AMTA and AWWA announce awardees at the Membrane Technology Conference & Exposition

    The American Membrane Technology Association and the American Water Works Association today announced awardees at the Membrane Technology Conference & Exposition (MTC). Awardees were recognized at an awards luncheon during the conference in Long Beach, Calif. Christine Owen of Tampa Bay Water in Tampa, Fla. was presented with this year’s Water Quality Person of the ...

  • Thirst CEO Mina Guli to speak at membrane conference

    The American Water Works Association and the American Membrane Technology Association announced today that the founder and CEO of Thirst, Mina Guli, will kick-off the 2017 Membrane Technology Conference and Exposition to be held Feb. 13-17 in Long Beach, Ca. Guli will address conference attendees during the Opening General Session at ...

  • Rotork actuators support Portugal’s plan for advanced wastewater treatment

    The Viseu Sul WWTP in Portugal’s Viseu County is the first in the country to adopt advanced membrane filtration (MBR) wastewater treatment technology. The highly automated treatment facility, serving a population of 90,000, was recently inaugurated by the President of Portugal, Marcelo Rebelo de Sousa, and is named as a national environmental benchmark for future developments. MBR ...


    By Rotork

  • Ahlstrom to increase current filtration portfolio by investment in Madisonville, USA

    Ahlstrom, a global leader in filtration materials, will invest into engine and industrial filtration product capabilities at its Madisonville plant in Kentucky, USA. The total investment is approximately EUR 23 million and it will be completed during the first half of 2018. Fulvio Capussotti, Executive Vice President of Business Area Filtration & Performance, ...


    By Ahlstrom-Munksjö

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