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Basics of Reverse Osmosis and Nanofiltration: About RO Membranes

Reverse osmosis systems center around membrane technology, which allows water purification systems to remove dissolved and suspended solids from the water without the use of chemical additives, and with a low energy cost. Specifically, RO systems use semipermeable membranes, which allow water molecules to flow freely while catching molecules that are too large to pass more…

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Basics of Reverse Osmosis and Nanofiltration: Desalination Technologies and Filtration Processes

Seawater and brackish water processing are two major applications of reverse osmosis and nanofiltration systems, allowing businesses that operate near a highly saline water source to access pure water for the purposes of food processing, pharmaceuticals, and more. While all RO systems perform desalination to some degree, high-volume desalination requires a system that’s dedicated to more…

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How to Keep a Reverse Osmosis Daily Log Record

Maintaining a reverse osmosis system demands having a high-quality record on hand, detailing information such as daily inspections, routine testing, raw water quality, and more. At first glance, keeping a daily log record might seem like too much extra work, but for the sake of the reverse osmosis system’s continuing health and efficiency, it’s worth more…

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AXEON Offers Clean In-Place Systems for RO Water Purification

Cleaning out the interior surfaces of pipes, membranes, and other inner workings of industrial equipment used to involve disassembling the equipment and manually cleaning it. Needless to say, this process was arduous and time-consuming. Fortunately, Clean-In-Place (CIP) systems now do the dirty work by cleaning equipment with an automated process that includes no disassembly. RO more…

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The Quick Guide to Troubleshooting Your RO System

Your RO system needs regular upkeep to ensure it’s always in great working condition, and even so, it’s inevitable that you’ll have to conduct some troubleshooting from time to time. Some system malfunctions are simple enough for you to diagnose and address on your own, while others are complex enough to require the help of more…

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Why You Need to Remove Chloramines with an RO Filter

If your industrial water source begins with the municipal water supply, chances are that chloramines are part of your water. Food processing, hospitality, and pharmaceutical processing companies demand water that is contaminant-free, and while chloramines remove pathogens from the water source, they pose a contamination risk of their own. Because chloramines don’t naturally evaporate with more…

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The Importance of Reverse Osmosis for Food Processing

Food processing companies dread a food poisoning outbreak: finding E.coli on the green peppers makes customers sick, and can be deadly to the business. In fact, 33 percent of all consumers say that their number-one concern is food safety. Without the customers, there’s no business, so it’s vital to pay attention to their concerns and more…

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How Industrial RO Water Systems Keep Water Tannin-Free

Whether you’re running a restaurant, managing a hotel, or producing pharmaceuticals, there’s one commonality when it comes to your water source: you don’t want it to have tannins. Tannins discolor the water, they taste and smell unappealing, and they’re not appropriate for industrial water sources. Luckily, an industrial RO water system can rid your water more…

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When Does Your Reverse Osmosis System Need Ozone Generation?

The process of ozone generation is an effective alternative to chemical treatment methods commonly used for water purification. Ozone generation for an industrial reverse osmosis system is a proven solution that removes additional impurities from water, purifying it to a higher standard, and making it fit for many uses, including consumption, food processing, and industrial more…