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Pretreatment Solutions Blog

For over 9 years, Nalco Pretreatment Solutions has been presenting a unique perspective on the water industry, systems and technologies, from very technical applications information, to general business topics. Our overarching themes include Safety, Saving Energy, Saving Time, Saving Water, and how our Services, Systems and Replacement Parts achieve these goals. On a routine basis, we add information on our services, systems and replacement parts and show how they are important to your company.

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Rebranded, Redesigned and Responsive Website >
Recently, we completed a redesign of our website and rebranded it as Nalco Pretreatment Solutions part of Nalco | An Ecolab Company.  This project was parti...

Pall Filters added to e-Commerce Site >
Seventy (70) Pall filters have been added to the Nalco eCommerce site. Now it is easy to find and purchase most of the Pall filters you use! If you know the Pall...

UltraSand Plus >
Nalco PTS manufactures the UltraSand Plus HEF Side Stream Filtration Systems to remove extremely fine suspended solids from open or closed recirculating cooling...

Teaching People What They Need >
My normal focus in this blog is water treatment.  I am going to take a tangent today because my favorite blogger, Seth Godin, had a very interesting post last w...

Water Treatment Ecommerce Site Open For Business >
Our new E-commerce Web Site for water treatment, http://reskem.ecolab.com is ready to accept orders for many of the replacement parts you need for your industri...

3D Printed Model of Rental Condensate Polisher >
To speed up installation of our rental condensate polishers, we will provide a 3D CAD file as part of the documentation.  This is will insure the condensate pol...

OSHA Required Deadline You May Not Know About-December 1, 2013 >
Do you use chemicals or produce chemicals in your facility?  You may not be aware on December 1, 2013, OSHA, Occupational Safety and Health Adminis...

Critical Safe Equipment Operation & Maintenance Reminder From Aquafine UV >
On November 13, we received a bulletin from Aquafine stating this precaution:  “This bulletin is a reminder of the potential risk of an unsafe condition a...

1.4 MILES of Wire Saved Through Innovative PLC Architecture >
… and over 800 electrical and 40 instrument air connections! The field wiring for our customer became very complex because they wanted verification that eac...

10 Questions to Answer Before You Specify Water Treatment Equipment >
Many times per day, we are asked to provide a quote for a specific water treatment technology like RO, demineralization, water softening, filtration, etc.  At Re...

Unleashing Innovation: Manufacturing – Wall Street Journal Special Report >
The Wall Street Journal had an excellent special report on manufacturing yesterday, June 11, 2013.  I would recommend anyone who is involved with manufactured pr...

Ultrapure Water System Starting Up at Nanotechnology Center in Philadelphia >
Res-Kem supplied, to a new nanotechnology center in Philadelphia, an ultrapure water system. The start up will commence this Monday. The system is designed to...

Siemens Selling Water Treatment Business >
The big news in the water treatment industry for this past week has been Siemens’ announcement to sell the water treatment equipment and...

Improving Efficiency of Water Softeners at a Hospital >
A customer found they could reduce the salt and water costs of regeneration by 63% by having our service person diagnose the problems they were having and make ch...

Water Softener vs. Condensate Polisher – Knowing the Differences Can Help you “Get Greener” >
Many companies are on a constant quest to run their business in the most energy-conscious, money-saving way possible. For those whose operations involve a low-pre...

Q&A on Condensate Polishers with Res-Kem’s Kevin Preising >
While dirty condensate clean-up can be an energy buster in most processing plants, one cost effective solution is to polish contaminated condensate for re-use. Co...

Validatable Water System for New Jersey Pharmaceutical Company Shipped >
We were recently asked to provide a DI water system for a central NJ Pharmaceutical company. They required a small amount of water for a batching operation, 50 ...

Condensate Polisher ROI Presentation >
Reuse It – Don’t Lose It! The Economics of Condensate Polishing was presented at the GlobalSpec Industrial Processing virtual tradeshow on August 25, 2010. It...

Presentation on Condensate Polisher ROI >
As I alerted in a previous post, Kevin Preising of Res-Kem gave a webcast entitled “Reuse It or Lose It – The Economics of Condensate Polishing”...

Economics of Condensate Polishing >
On August 25, 2010, Res-Kem’s Kevin Preising will make a presentation entitled “Reuse It – Don’t Lose It! The Economics of Condensate Polishing...

Resin Traps-Insurance for Industrial Water Systems >
Recently, Res-Kem published a white paper entitled “Inexpensive Insurance for Water Treatment Systems-Resin Traps” by Ron Madden. In this white paper,...

Water Analysis Article >
I came across an excellent article in an old issue of Water Conditioning & Purification magazine entitled “Making Sense of an Incomplete Water Analysis&...

Triple Softener System for Steam Heat Peaking Plant Sized for 750 gpm Flow >
Here is another example of number of the industrial and/or commercial water treatment systems being designed, assembled, shipped and installed by Res-Kem engineer...

Triple Sand Filters Shipped and Installed Treat Sized for Peak Flow of 1000 gpm >
It has been a very, very busy couple of months at Res-Kem. Systems of all sizes have been designed, built, shipped, and installed for industrial, municipal, comme...

Stainless Steel vs Lined Carbon Steel Vessels for Industrial Water Softeners >
Recently we received the following question from a prospective customer. Question: We are trying to decide whether to purchase stainless steels or lined carbon st...

Bacteria in RO System >
Question: “I am getting some bacteria coming out of my RO that I was not getting before. How can I clean the membranes.” Our Answer: You can use a pro...


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