Processing Magazine

Fine Particle Filter

June 30, 2014

Dow Water & Process Solutions TEQUATIC PLUS filterWith its patented design, the TEQUATIC™ PLUS fine particle filter from Dow Water & Process Solutions combines the power of continuous cleaning, cross-flow filtration with centrifugal separation and solids collection into one device. Unlike other technologies, the TEQUATIC PLUS filter allows users to consistently filter high and variable solids while achieving a water recovery that’s typically 99 percent or more.

The filter requires minimal filter changes and chemicals, which helps customers users the footprint of their operations through less disposal, minimal handling and less space along with potential energy efficiencies. It is adept at handling solids from 1 to 10,000 mg/L without frequent filter changes.

Applications include industrial wastewater treatment and reuse, produced water for oil and gas, desalination and industrial water treatment. Vertical markets range from food and beverage and pulp and paper to textile and laundry.