flocculant

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flocculant

[flok′yoo͡lənt]
an agent or substance that causes flocculation.
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The three major microparticle systems developed involved silica, bentonite, and micropolymers with cationic flocculants, wet end starch, or both.
Cytec will present Performance Evaluations of CYFLOCA HF Series New Dextran Based Hydrate Flocculant for The Alumina Industry.
Based On product mining chemical market is divided into flotation collector Flocculants Solvent extract ants, frothers, scale inhibitors, Crystal growth Modifiers and De-foamers.
The oily wastewater turbidity nearly keeps constant even though the flocculant dosage increased to 1000 mg/L, when above-mentioned three flocculants were used alone.
Songwon is a producer of antioxidants and heat stabilizers for the plastics industry, as well as plasticizers, lubricants, surface coating agents, polyurethane, antioxidants, alkyl phenols, biphenol, flocculants, and other chemicals.
Flocculants cause the particles, or the waste that remains in the water after the processing, to combine so that they settle more quickly and are more easily filtered.
Tokyo, Japan, Feb 10, 2006 - (JCN) - TOAGOSEI and Mitsui Chemicals (MCI) jointly announced on February 8 that the two companies and Mitsui Chemicals AquaPolymer (MAP), a wholly owned subsidiary of MCI, have reached a basic agreement to integrate their polymer flocculants business.
Project leader, Dr John Farrow, said: "These flocculants are long molecular chains like spaghetti that attract fine particles of sediment.
Item 1989 1999 2004 Industrial Water Management Chemicals 1114 1818 2282 Corrosion Inhibitors 379 662 835 Coagulants & Flocculants 232 407 517 Oxidizers & Biocides 205 347 445 pH Adjusters & Softeners 88 97 107 Other 210 305 378 % Annual Growth Item 99/89 04/99 Industrial Water Management Chemicals 5.
The German company, which specializes in waste water treatment technologies, originally develop the technology that America Colloid and its Colloid Environmental Technologies Company (CETCO) subsidiary used to create CETCO's clay-based waste water treatment chemical flocculants sold under the RM-10 tradename.
This research service identifies the size of the market in 2012 and provides a forecast until 2018 for each segment: coagulants and flocculants, disinfectants and biocides, and scaling and corrosion control chemicals.
Within the framework of a restricted procurement procedure with pre-public participation competition to establish a framework contract for the supply and use optimization of polymeric flocculants, delivered will be awarded using a variety of techniques to the operating systems of the Ruhr Association both as powder as well as an emulsion, for sludge dewatering and of surplus.