centrifugation

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Centrifugation finds its most important application in our business in residual sludge dewatering (and also thickening). These two cases and the equipment concerned (mainly horizontal shaft cylindrical-conical continuous clarifiers) have been examined in section centrifugation, along with other sludge thickening and dewatering methods.

Therefore, this section only addresses :

  • centrifugal separation basics;
  • application to water treatment in the strictest sense and mainly oil removal;
  • cyclones.