October 2010
Pollution Engineering;Oct2010, Vol. 42 Issue 10, p22
Trade Publication
The article offers information on the use of a reverse osmosis system (RO) to desalinate a water supply for the Village of Tequesta in Palm Beach County, Florida. According to Roy Falcon, chief operator of the wastewater treatment plan, that it took eight years before they had cleaned the water membranes. It further mentions an anti-scalant used to prevent formation of carbonates. Comments from William D. Reese, vice president of Arcadis Engineering in Denver, Colorado, are also presented.


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