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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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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?
The first obstacle is cost: Today's desalting plants are multibillion-dollar projects, and it will take time for improving technology to bring the cost down.
This contribution mainly deals with the kinetic mechanism taking place in the first stage of desalting process, i.
Desalting can be done in a number of ways, but the result is always the same: fresh water is produced from brackish or sea water.
An affiliate of the American Membrane Technology Association, the Southeast Desalting Association (SEDA) is dedicated to the improvement of the quality of water supplies through membrane desalting and filtration, water reuse and other water sciences (www.
SpinColumns, by Harvard Apparatus, are suited for quickly desalting, removing unbound markers and for purification of proteins, peptides and DNA.
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.
Tenders are invited for Repair/Replacement Of Sewage Line, Cleaning And Repair Of Manholes, Chambers, Soakage Well, Desalting Of Septic Tanks Soakage Well At Kanjoli Line Bharatpur
Desalting unit is the only unit of the phase yet to be completed.
SpinColumns, by Harvard Apparatus, are suited for desalting, removing unbound markers and purification of proteins, peptides and DNA.