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Virtual 2 Hour Course, Membrane Fouling and Cleaning
Tuesday, August 31, 2021, 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM CDT
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Membrane Fouling and Cleaning
$195 Members
$295 Non-members
Course Description
Are your expensive elements fouling prematurely and creating additional maintenance expenses?  This course will provide you with an understanding of the mechanisms of fouling of crossflow, pressure-driven membrane elements.  You will gain numerous strategies for minimizing fouling and cleaning membranes.
Learning Objectives
  • Fouling mechanisms and measurements
  • Mitigation strategies
  • Cleaning options
  • Performance monitoring

Who Should Attend
Membrane System Designers
Plant Engineering Personnel

Course Outline/Chapters

  1. Review of membrane technologies
  2. Membrane elements
  3. Fouling mechanisms
  4. Consequences of fouling
  5. Mitigation strategies
  6. Cleaning options
  7. Monitoring
  8. Conclusions

Membrane technologies
Membrane fouling
Membrane cleaning
Wastewater treatment

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Peter Cartwright has been in the membrane processing industry since 1974 and has had his own consulting engineering company since 1980.  He is a Registered Chemical Engineer in the state of Minnesota.  He has presented over 300 lectures in numerous venues and written over 300 articles and book chapters.  Peter is active in such organizations as AFS, WQA, NGWA and ASPE.