Understand the Basics of Membrane Filtration

April
2013

Membrane filtration is an integral part of many industrial processes, as it is often more environmentally sustainable and cost-effective than other separation technologies

This article compares some of the liquid-phase membrane technologies commonly used in the chemical process industries (CPI), and presents examples of membrane use in seawater and brackish water desalination, production of high-purity industrial process water, and protein separation.


 

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