Is low temperature the next hot prospect?

Dr Trevor Loveday editor, D&WR

Membrane-based desalination has been the lead technology set in recent years but Thermal Purification Technologies’ thermal process could tick boxes for sustainability and cost with a system that uses low-quality heat to produce high purity water. So with a big hitter in Metito as its strategic partner with even bigger backers including Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, could established technologies have a challenger in low-temperature distillation?

This article first appeared in the February 2015 issue of Desalination & Water Reuse magazine.

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