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Industrial Peracetic Acid Applications

The following are examples of microbiological control applications for industrial wastewater treatment:

Sulfate Reducing Bacteria Control

In frac pond wastewater, PAA has been shown to significantly reduce or eliminate SRB’s and their by-product, hydrogen sulfide, eliminating sulfide odor, increasing worker safety and protecting oilfield assets.

Wastewater Treatment for Disinfection

PAA is an alternative for chlorine, sodium hypochlorite, and is as a low-capital alternative to UV, chlorine dioxide and ozone. PAA wastewater treatment decomposes into biodegradable components and does not create chlorinated compounds or harmful disinfection by-products.

Biofouling Control in Paper Machine White Water Circuits

PAA’s wastewater treatment technology prevents microbial contamination in the recirculation water and removes slime.

Industrial PAA Turn-Key Programs & Services

Storage & Dosing Module: USP can provide bulk storage tanks and skid-mounted dosing modules that are custom pre-wired, pre-piped, passivated and shop tested. Power and communications panels are included.

Peracetic Acid (PAA): Available in drums, totes and bulk, depending on product grade and customer’s location, in concentrations including 5%, 12%, 15% and 22%.

Chemical Management: USP’s ChemWatchTM advanced controller provides real time remote monitoring including dose rate verification, variance alarming, tank levels, leak detection and internet accessibility.

Safety: Safety shower, eyewash stations and training for PAA and equipment orientation.

Industrial PAA Turn-Key Programs & Services

  • Maintenance of storage and dosing systems
  • Preventative maintenance service visits
  • Laboratory and field testing to optimize PAA dose rates and performance

Download more information about our Industrial PAA for Wastewater Treatment:

Download our PAA Industrial, Oil & Gas Applications Technical Bulletin

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