Leading the Way in Engineered Filtration Solutions

SWM has united the expertise of Delstar Technologies and Conwed Plastics to expand its Filtration Portfolio. The company’s products are used in Reverse Osmosis (RO), Air, Liquid, Medical, and Automotive Filtration industries. Through acquisitions SWM has diversified its product portfolio and customer base in recent years, expanding its capabilities to include a variety of resin-based technologies and products. Today, SWM’s range of filtration products, coupled with the company’s custom-engineering capabilities, make it possible to produce and deliver solutions for customers worldwide. …Continue Reading »

CEREX Advanced Fabrics – a Global Leader in Specialty Nylon 6,6 Spunbond Fabrics

By Edward C. Gregor, Editorial Advisory Board Chairman, International Filtration News

The CEREX® spunbond nylon technology was developed by Monsanto in the 1960s and commercial production began at the Pensacola plant in 1970. Monsanto’s initial market objective was to create a synthetic packaging material that would replace burlap and provide a new outlet for its nylon 6,6 polymer. The CEREX brand spunbond fabric was very strong with higher-temperature, abrasion resistance, …Continue Reading »

Innovative Solutions to Drinking Water Decontamination in Small and Medium Treatment Plants

By Dave Fischer, Vice President of Technology and Product Manager for Treatment Equipment, QED Environmental Systems, Inc.

Though drinking water tends to be relatively clean compared with water that is being considered for other uses, it sometimes can contain contaminants. Air stripping, a proven water treatment technology primarily used in the past for groundwater remediation in highly contaminated sites, is gaining traction within the drinking water treatment industry. …Continue Reading »

Newly Renamed AFS FiltCon 2018 Excels

By Edward C. Gregor

Beginning its 31st year, the AFS hosted its 61st conference on April 22-25 with gorgeously sized and high-quality hotel rooms, meeting rooms and Expo area. The location was at such an elevated-level, many delegates praised the location and diversified activities while others suggested coming back in the future. The luncheons and hors d’oeuvres provided no less a remembrance. …Continue Reading »