Wastewater Recovery

Sustainable & economical industrial water recycling systems

Total water management solutions for process and wastewater recovery and recycling.
Overview

What is wastewater recovery?

Wastewater recovery is the extraction of clean water from industrial wastewater and effluent. This reclaimed water can be recycled and reused within the plant for processes such as cooling tower or boiler blowdown. Alternatively, it can be sold on for irrigation or other purposes.

What are the benefits of wastewater recovery?

Water is an increasingly valuable resource, with fragile freshwater ecosystems under growing strain to meet demand. Recovering and recycling water from wastewater is the sustainable alternative.

What’s more, the rising cost of scarce freshwater means it’s often more economical for industrial plants to recover water for reuse as process water.

Other key advantages of wastewater recovery include:

  • Cheaper effluent disposal: lower spend on storage, transport & disposal
  • Better compliance: meet ever-stricter discharge consents
  • Self-sufficiency: reduced reliance on scarce freshwater supplies
  • Higher production capacities: clean water is consistently available
  • Energy saving: no need to pump in water from other locations
  • Corporate citizenship: good company PR in a time of growing environmental concerns

What wastewater recovery systems are there?

There are a variety of industrial water recycling technologies:

•    Dissolved Air Flotation (DAF): separates suspended solids, oils and grease from wastewater
•    Aerobic wastewater treatment: breaks down organic contaminants using oxygen and aerobic microorganisms
•    Anaerobic wastewater treatment: breaks down organic contaminants using anaerobic microorganisms in the absence of oxygen
•    Clarification: removes suspended solids and flocs (particles) by allowing them to settle
•    Vacuum evaporation: separates contaminants with high boiling points from wastewater
•    Reverse osmosis: removes impurities using a semi-permeable membrane
•    Ultrafiltration: removes impurities using a semi-permeable membrane
•    Deionisation: removes total dissolved solids via ion exchange
 
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Range of hygienic water treatment solutions for the food and beverage industries.

Extensive range of reverse osmosis systems for all water applications and budgets.

A Veolia-patented high-performance water clarifier for municipal and industrial water treatment.

Discfilter offers a large filtering area in a small footprint for municipal effluent polishing and industrial water reuse.

Markets

Our teams of industry experts work with you to supply the water technologies and services you need to overcome challenges in your market.

Delivering compliant process and waste to recovery water for pharmaceutical/cosmetic needs.

Delivering ingredient water and waste to resource services in the food and beverage industry.

Water treatment for the automotive industry to ensure business continuity and operational control.

Optimising quality, waste to energy and water treatment for chemicals/petrochemicals industries.

Water Treatment Technologies

Our wide range of technologies has been developed as a result of our team of technical experts closely following market trends and demands.

Simple, safe and cost-effective water purification using a semi-permeable membrane

Forming a barrier using water filtration treatment processes, physically separating solids from water.

Clarification water treatment that separates particles in suspension from clear water using gravity.

Aerobic wastewater treatment systems that produce high-quality secondary effluent for safe discharge

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