Free press releases distribution network?

Agency / Source: LANXESS

Check Ads Availability|e-mail Article


Are you the owner of this article?, Turn it PREMIUM with your LOGO instead - and make it 3rd party Ads-Free! within the next hour!



LANXESS Introduces RO Membrane Elements - Expertise in water treatment “Made in Bitterfeld” - Specialty chemicals company presents Lewabrane product line - Lewabrane.com / LANXESS.com
LANXESS Introduces RO Membrane Elements

 

PRZOOM - /newswire/ - Leverkusen, Germany, 2012/03/30 - Expertise in water treatment “Made in Bitterfeld” - Specialty chemicals company presents Lewabrane product line - Lewabrane.com / LANXESS.com. FRA: DE Frankfurt: LXS

   
 
Your Banner Ad Here instead - Showing along with ALL Articles covering Manufacturing/Robotics Announcements

Replace these Affiliate Programs at ANYTIME! Your banner here within the next hour. Learn How!


 

With immediate effect, specialty chemicals company LANXESS is offering Lewabrane membrane separation elements for reverse osmosis to complement its established Lewatit ion exchange resins. The former will be produced at the new production unit in Bitterfeld that went on stream last fall. Initially, customers will be able to buy two RO element types with different capacities that are based on polyamide thin-film composite membranes. Further, other RO element types will be added to the product range soon.

The main field of application for the currently available RO membrane separation elements is desalination of brackish water needed in many industrial applications, including the production of boiler feed water required in power stations. RO membrane and ion exchange water treatment processes complement each other perfectly, and the high treated water quality helps to prolong the service life of, for example, turbines and steam generators via protection against fouling, scale formation and corrosion.

Another application for the new Lewabrane RO membrane elements is the preparation of feedwater that customers can use for electrodeionization (EDI) applications. The EDI process allows for the production of ultrapure water with very low electrical conductivity without the need for regeneration chemicals. High performance RO membranes can provide a reduced load on the downstream EDI process improving cost performance. These membrane based processes have been increasingly adopted by the water treatment industry for preparation of high purity water.

“The combination of RO membrane separation and ion exchange ensures that efficiency and economy can go hand in hand in this and similar applications. This is true synergy,” says Alan Sharpe, Manager of Strategic Projects in LANXESS' Ion Exchange Resins business unit. Since LANXESS has products, experience and services for both technologies, this combination of processes is particularly attractive. “Our tried and tested Lewatit ion exchange resins and the new Lewabrane membrane elements can both demonstrate good value to water treatment customers,” adds Sharpe.

As premium products, membrane elements in the Lewabrane RO product family meet top quality standards and comply with all requirements for industrial use. With a standard length of 40 inches (1,016 mm) and a diameter of eight inches, Lewabrane RO B400 HR has an active membrane surface area of 400 square feet (37.2 m²). Salt rejection is 99.7 % for a daily permeate flow rate of 37.9 m³ (average value under standard industry reference conditions; salt concentration in the feed: 2000 ppm, 225 psi, pH 7, 25 °C, and a single element recovery of 15 %).

The Lewabrane RO B090 HF 4040 element has the same length but a diameter of only four inches and an active membrane surface area of 90 square feet (8.7 m²). “Thanks to a new ATD (anti-telescoping device) design, the surface area of the membranes exceeds that of other commercially available elements by almost 6 percent,” explains Sharpe. The new LANXESS filtration element owes its superior average permeate flow rate of 2500 gallons per day (9.4 m³ per day) under standard conditions at a rejection level of 99.5 % to the greater active surface area of the RO membrane available inside the RO element.

Detailed information about the company’s ion exchange resin portfolio is available on the Internet at lewatit.com. Information on the membrane filtration elements can be found on the website lewabrane.com.

The Ion Exchange Resins business unit belongs to LANXESS’ Performance Chemicals segment, which achieved total sales in fiscal 2011 of EUR 2.13 billion.

LANXESS (lanxess.com) is a leading specialty chemicals company with sales of EUR 8.8 billion in 2011 and currently around 16,500 employees in 30 countries. The company is at present represented at 48 production sites worldwide. The core business of LANXESS is the development, manufacturing and marketing of plastics, rubber, intermediates and specialty chemicals. LANXESS is a member of the leading sustainable indices Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI) World and FTSE4Good.

 
 
Your Banner Ad Here instead - Showing along with ALL Articles covering Manufacturing/Robotics Announcements

Replace these Affiliate Programs at ANYTIME! Your banner here within the next hour. Learn How!


 

Agency / Source: LANXESS

 
 

Availability: All Regions (Including Int'l)

 

Traffic Booster: [/] Quick PRZOOM - Press & Newswire Visibility Checker

 

Distribution / Indexing: [+] / [Company listed above is a registered member of our network. Content made possible by PRZOOM / PRTODAY indexing services]

 
 
# # #
 
 
  Your Banner Ad showing on ALL
Manufacturing/Robotics articles,
CATCH Visitors via Your Competitors Announcements!


LANXESS Introduces RO Membrane Elements

Company website links NOT available to basic submissions
It is OK to republish and/or LINK any newswire for any legitimate media purpose as long as you name PRZOOM - Press & Newswire and LINK as the source.
 
  For more information, please visit:
Is this your article? Activate ALL web links by Upgrading to Press Release PREMIUM Plan Now!
LANXESS |
Contact: Ilona Kawan - LANXESS.com 
+49 214 30 61684 ilona.kawan[.]lanxess.com
 
PRZOOM / PRTODAY - Newswire Today disclaims any content contained in this article. If you need/wish to contact the company who published the current release, you will need to contact them - NOT us. Issuers of articles are solely responsible for the accuracy of their content. Our complete disclaimer appears here.
IMPORTANT INFORMATION: Issuance, publication or distribution of this press release in certain jurisdictions could be subject to restrictions. The recipient of this press release is responsible for using this press release and the information herein in accordance with the applicable rules and regulations in the particular jurisdiction. This press release does not constitute an offer or an offering to acquire or subscribe for any LANXESS securities in any jurisdiction including any other companies listed or named in this release.

Manufacturing/Robotics via RSSAdd NewswireToday - PRZOOM Headline News to FeedBurner
Find who RetweetFollow @NewswireTODAY



Are you the owner of this article?, Turn it PREMIUM with your LOGO instead - and make it 3rd party Ads-Free! within the next hour!




Read Latest Press Releases From LANXESS / Company Profile


Read Manufacturing/Robotics Most Recent Related Press Releases:

BASF Launches Ucrete MF40AS Industrial Flooring System on the European Market
Raritan Unveils Intelligent Cabinet Concept in Collaboration with Legrand Data Communications At Gartner Conference
Beretta Continues Global Celebration of its 490th Anniversary with Unveiling of One-of-a-Kind Shotgun in New York City
LANXESS Virkon S Proven to Kill Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza Strains
BASF to Offer Tailor-made Product Innovation At European Coatings Show
Nexans to Drive Sustainable Transportation At its Annual Technical Conference
Tripp Lite Introduces A New Series of Pre-assembled 40 Gb to 10 Gb Breakout Fiber Patch Panels
Borealis and Asmidal Sign Memorandum of Understanding to Jointly Evaluate Opportunities for Melamine Production in Algeria
SCHOTT’s New Ultra-Thin Glass is the Thinnest, Toughest, Most Eco-Friendly Glass for Consumer Electronics
Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligence Supplies PTB with Leitz PMM-G

Boost Your Social Network
& Crowdfunding Campaigns


LIFETIME SOCIAL MEDIA WALL
 
NewswireToday Celebrates 10 Years in Business
Find business coaching, life coaching, executive coaching and corporate coaching, best selling coaching books, ...



PREMIUM Members


Visit  La Bella Bakery Artisan Bakery Arizona

Visit  Triggr & Bloom

Visit  JobsWare.com







 
  ©2016 PRZOOM — Limelon Advertising, Co.
Home | About PRZOOM | Advertise/Pricing | Contact | Investors | Privacy/TOS | Sitemap | FRANCAIS
newswire, PR free press releases distribution service magazines engine news alert newsroom press room breaking news public relations articles company news alerts newswiredistribution ezine bizentrepreneur biznewstoday digital business report market search pr firms agencies reports distri-bution today investor relation successful internet entrepreneur newswire distribution prtoday.com freenewswiredistribution asianewstoday bizwiretoday USA pr UK today