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desalination

[dēsal′inā′shən]
Etymology: L, de, from, sal, salt
the process of removing salt from water or other substances.

desalination

(dē-săl″ĭ-nā′shŭn)
Partial or complete removal of salts from a substance, as from seawater or brackish water, so that it is suitable for agricultural or household purposes but not necessarily for drinking.
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The energy demand of the whole process including pumping, pre-treatment, desalting, and post-treatment is less than half of what is used by the best available seawater desalination technologies today, which is typically between 3.
So, the question now is: When one-third of the water gets taken out to go through the Yuma Desalting Plant and a salty brine starts flowing toward the cienega instead, how will that affect the health of the cienega?
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The rise in production is expected as a gas desalting unit in the Phase 12 refinery is ready for start-up.
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1962 - Marquardt scientists claim a breakthrough in desalting seawater at a competitive cost.
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Pall Corporation (NYSE:PLL), a global leader in filtration, separation and purification, has been selected by the Southeast Desalting Association (SEDA) to present at the organization's first Microfiltration/Ultrafiltration Workshop.
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Managing Director of Pars Oil and Gas Company Ali Akbar Shabanpour said recently gas desalting operations have been successfully carried out in the second unit of South Pars Phase 12 refinery.
Fluid Systems[R] TFC[R]] SPIRAPRO spiral nanofiltration elements lower operating costs for a wide variety of selective rejection applications, including desalting and organics concentration.
NATCO's advanced electrostatic technology known as Dual Polarity[R] Desalting has been selected for the refinery crude unit, which is intended to refine 200,000 bpd of heavy crude oil and heavy crude oil blends.