Article | September 12, 2017

Protecting The Process: Pretreatment For Membrane Bioreactors

Source: JWC Environmental

By Kevin Bates

Protecting The Process: Pretreatment For Membrane Bioreactors

Toward the end of the 1980s, Professor Kazuo Yamamoto from Tokyo University gave a lecture to a skeptical crowd. His topic? Immersed hollow fiber membrane bioreactors. Since the day that first audience listened to the possibilities of MBRs, much work has been done to make membrane bioreactors a common step in the wastewater treatment process.