VOC IN INDUSTRIAL EFFLUENTS AND SEWAGE SYSTEM - PROBLEMS AND SOLUTIONS

14 Jan 2022
VOC IN INDUSTRIAL EFFLUENTS AND SEWAGE SYSTEM - PROBLEMS AND SOLUTIONS
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Discharge of VOCs into wastewater is an endemic problem in engineering, chemical processing, food and beverage production and other industrial processes. Spills can lead to illegal discharges, pollution, fines and negative PR.
 
Following a spill the customer was prosecuted by the Environment Agency resulting in financial penalties and negative publicity. Moreover the cost of restoration and remediation of the environment was extremely high for which the company was liable.

Comes with the solutions, by installing the MS1900 Industrial Effluent and Process Water Analyzer at the outflow of the plant, the customer is provided data as soon as the contamination starts to increase and is able to take appropriate action, avoiding all the problems associated with an unexpected pollution event.






THE MEASUREMENT PROCESS
 
  • Water flow continuosly through the sample tank
  • Dynamic equilibiriu is formed in the sample tank
  • Gas concentration in headspace is proportional to concentration in the water
  • Gas in the headspace is sampled continuously at intervals by our sensor 
  • Values are calculated and are transmitted on the 4-20 mA output

SOME OF DETECTED COMPOUND

BTEX, Benzene, Chlorobenzene, 1,2-Dichlorobenzene, 1,3-Dichlorobenzene, 1,4-Dichlorobenzene, Ethyl Benzene, Isopropanol, Isopropylbenzene, Naphthalene, Stryrene, Toluene, 1,2,4-Trimethylbenze, 1,3,5-Trimethylbenze, 1,2,4-Trichlorobenzene, m-Xylene, 0-Xylene, p-Xylene, Chloroform, Methanol

 

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