EMO Hannover 2019, 16 - 21 September

    EMO Hannover 2019, 16 - 21 September
    Other machines, waste disposal

    Reliable and cost-effective cleaning of industrial wastewater

    In the metalworking industry emulsions and wash waters are disposed of externally at high costs or are treated using technologies such as evaporators or ultra-filtration. The new Akvo-Float technology has been designed as a reliable and cost-effective alternative.

    07 Sep. 2017
    The patented hybrid Akvo-Float method combines micro-flotation and filtration techniques, both in a single tank.

    Akvola Technologies is a water technology specialist that provides cost-effective and environmentally-friendly solutions based on Akvo-Float. As the German company explains, this is a proprietary flotation-filtration process used to clean hard-to-treat industrial wastewater containing high concentrations of oil (free, dispersed and emulsified) and suspended solids. The internationally patented hybrid process combines micro-flotation and filtration and is based on innovative ceramic flat sheet membranes. Both processes are arranged in a single tank and are said to completely eliminate oils, greases, lubricants and suspended solids from the water. As the developers point out, technologies such as evaporators or ultra-filtration often have cost-intensive operating problems due to the fluctuating quality of metalworking industry wastewater. The new separation technology is seen as a reliable and cost-efficient alternative to evaporators, ultra-filtration (UF) and external disposal.

    Contact: Lucas Leon, akvola Technologies GmbH
    Tel. +49 30 9599989-51
    E-mail: presse@akvola.com
    Website: www.akvola.com

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