A Mini Review on Treatment of Wastewater with Membrane Technology


Membrane technology
micro-filtration membrane
ultra-filtration membrane
reverse osmosis

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Kerkulah, E. N. ., Jin, G. ., Huang, J. ., Huang, X. ., Liu, Y. ., Ran, C. ., & Peng, H. . (2023). A Mini Review on Treatment of Wastewater with Membrane Technology. Journal of Basic & Applied Sciences, 19, 86–96. https://doi.org/10.29169/1927-5129.2023.19.08


Wastewater treatment is a continuous environmental problem, which troubles human activities. Numerous efforts have been made over the years to develop newly efficient technologies, including traditional filtration, coagulation-flocculation, and biological treatment systems. Among which, membrane technology is proven to be a significant one. Membranes technology is divided into four categories based on pore size. The four types of membrane technology including micro-filtration, ultra-filtration, nano-filtration, and reverse osmosis. This paper focus on the introduction, advantages, disadvantages and protection of these four membrane processes.



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