By Evoqua Water Technologies
In the summer of 2009, Siemens Water Technologies was contacted by a leading U.S. producer of fertilizers and pesticides and consultative services in the field of agricultural technology. Site managers for the company were seeking a solution for treatment of contaminants containing rainwater runoff.
Dry sorbent injection using sodium sorbent is a low-cost alternative to a semi-wet or wet scrubbing system for the removal of HCl and SO2. The process requires no slurry equipment or reactor vessel because the sorbent is stored and injected dry into the flue duct where it reacts with the acid gas.
The Thermo Scientific™ Omni FTIR Multi Gas CEMS is designed to meet 40 CFR Part 60 standards by using the state-of-the-art Thermo Scientific™ Antaris™ IGS gas analyzer to simultaneously monitor more than ten gases with high precision, sensitivity, speed, and reliability within a tough industrial environment.