At 1.5 MLD flow and with savings of more than 1 cr per annum for the client, this is the largest micro-algae based industrial effluent treatment plant in the world.
The company, based out of Malegaon is in the business of washing, mercerizing and bleaching of gray fabric into white fabric.
Inlet Effluent Detail:
Objectives of Treatment:
Before Applying the Micro Algae Technology: The Company spent close to Rs. 2 crores per annum on reducing pH from 13 to 7 and settling their solids. After neutralizing the effluent, because of significant amounts of Poly Vinyl Alcohol in the process, the Activated sludge process was not working at all.
After applying the Micro Algae Technology: After conducting extensive trials, the company was satisfied with the results and decided to scale up. We have got following results