RO Antiscalant Chemical For Enhancing Efficiency of RO System
RO Antiscalant Chemicals are specifically formulated for maintaining the efficiency and longevity of reverse osmosis (RO) systems, ensuring optimal water treatment and quality. These specialized chemicals function as scale inhibitors, preventing the formation of scale on RO membranes, which is essential for the smooth operation of water filtration processes.
The main purpose of this is to control scaling, a prevent issues in the water treatment systems. Scaling arises when minerals and impurities in water accumulate on the RO membrane, impeding its functionality.
Why does membrane scaling occur?
Scaling occurs on reverse osmosis (RO) membranes when the concentration of substances prone to forming scale surpasses their saturation threshold, leading to the generation of additional solids in the RO feed water. The deposited chemical substances comprise calcium carbonate, strontium sulfate, calcium sulfate, barium sulfate, and reactive silica.
These substances are found hard to remove from the membranes owing to their low solubility nature. Scaling decreases the optimal functioning of the membrane, causing frequent cleaning and shutdowns. These issues reduce the system's productivity.
Uses of RO Antiscalant for effective scaling protection
Antiscalant Chemicals play a pivotal role in preventing this buildup, ensuring that RO systems operate at efficiency. These chemicals act as scale inhibitors, preventing the formation of scale on RO membranes, which is essential for the smooth operation of water filtration processes.
Chemtex Antiscalant Chemicals are licensed under FSSAI (Category 99 - Substances added to food)
Upon application, these antiscalants stabilize metal ions, preventing the precipitation of metal oxides and dispersing existing metal oxides/hydroxides, silt, and clay particles. Consequently, there are significant cost savings through reduced maintenance, promoting the delivery of clean and pure water.
Benefits of Using Antiscalant Chemical
- Effective scale inhibition
- High recovery rate with low dosage
- Effective iron fouling control by sequestration
- Reduced membrane cleaning
- Compatible with all types of membranes
- Organic and bio-degradable
- Excellent threshold inhibitor of alkaline earth scales