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Selecting the Right Membrane Configuration for Your MBR Application

In wastewater treatment, membrane bioreactor (MBR) systems efficiently separate solids from water. Not all MBR systems are created alike, however.  Within the wastewater treatment structure itself, the choice of membrane configuration—Flat Sheet, Hollow Fiber, or Multitube/Multichannel (MT/MC)—is fundamental to its performance.  Each configuration offers unique advantages for different scales of operation and types of wastewater. […]

How Can MBR Technology Improve Your Wastewater Treatment Operation?

No matter how your facility manages its wastewater and effluent now, an MBR system installation will provide a competitive advantage. 

CHECKLIST: How to Conduct an ESG Audit on Your Wastewater Treatment Capabilities

In 2024 onward, industrial responsibility is an important consideration for businesses. Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG) audits are a helpful internal tool to keep your business aligned not only with its own mission statement but with broader sustainability goals as well.  For those businesses operating with wastewater treatment needs–whether via the food and beverage industry, […]

Harnessing Wastewater Reuse and Recycling: Driving ESG Progress in the Food and Beverage Industry

In today’s global landscape, the broader environment is part of your business, too. The intersection of sustainability and corporate responsibility is a focal point for industries aiming to mitigate environmental impact while fostering social and economic growth. Among the sectors at the forefront of this movement is the food and beverage industry. As companies strive […]

Navigating Evolving Wastewater Regulations in the Food and Beverage Industry

In recent years, the food and beverage industry has faced increasingly stringent wastewater regulations, imposing challenges on businesses to ensure compliance while maintaining operational efficiency. As concerns about environmental impact and water quality intensify, regulatory bodies worldwide are tightening their standards, requiring industries to adopt more advanced wastewater management practices. Specifically, the food and beverage […]

Integrated Water Services, Inc. Expands Portfolio with Acquisition of KLa Systems, Inc.

LONGMONT, Colo., Dec. 14, 2023 /PRNewswire/ — Integrated Water Services, Inc. (IWS), a leading provider of specialized water and wastewater treatment solutions, proudly announces its acquisition of KLa Systems, Inc. (KLa), the leader in innovative jet aeration and jet mixing technology. This strategic union underscores IWS’s steadfast commitment to delivering unparalleled products and services to its customers. IWS was acquired in […]

Advanced Wastewater Treatment Technologies in the Food & Beverage Industry

Advanced wastewater treatment technologies have evolved significantly to address the growing environmental concerns and the need for more efficient and sustainable approaches in treating wastewater. These advancements focus not only on improving treatment efficacy but also on optimizing operations through enhanced controls and automation. In the food and beverage industry, wastewater treatment holds particular significance […]

Modular Wastewater Treatment: Fueling Sustainability in Food & Beverage

The Water-Heavy Nature of the Industry In the quest for a more sustainable future, industries worldwide are reevaluating their water consumption practices to minimize their environmental impact. In the food and beverage sector, where water is a precious resource integral to production, the reuse and recyclability of wastewater have emerged as crucial components of sustainability […]

3 Ways Reclaimed Water Rewards Communities

Wastewater doesn’t go wasted when your community operates a Membrane Bioreactor. Sure, MBRs produce high-quality effluent. But that effluent can also supply an understated asset: reclaimed water. Some communities put reclaimed water to work irrigating public spaces and lawns. Some municipalities sell it to thirsty industries. BluBox MBRs are committed to empowering our reuse customers; […]

Advantages of MBR Systems

Membrane Bioreactors are becoming increasingly popular among developers, engineers and utility districts due to their small footprint and extremely high-quality effluent. Here are some of the top advantages of MBRs. ADVANTAGES: High Effluent Quality The membrane’s small pore size completely retains biomass, including entrapped and absorbed inorganic and organic micro-pollutants, pathogens, viruses, and macromolecules and […]