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Southern Water awards liquid lime contract to Alkali Solutions

Alkali Solutions Ltd (ASL) has secured a three year contract to supply Limesol, the liquid lime suspension, to Southern Water, in the face of strong competition from much larger organisations. The contract, for five Waste Water Treatment Works stretching from

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Mini bulk deliveries pioneered by Alkali Solutions

Many of our customers don’t have the space or need for large bulk storage silo’s of up to 30,000 litre capacity, yet their usage demands more than can be economically serviced by 1,000 litre IBC’s, which can be expensive when

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Alkali Solutions Ltd exhibiting at Water Northern Ireland Conference.

“The only dedicated event for senior stakeholders in the Northern Ireland water sector” This was an excellent opportunity to promote our solutions for both wastewater and drinking water treatment, although all sludge is incinerated in Northern Ireland there is still scope

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Alkali Solutions at Wastewater 2018

Alkali Solutions exhibited their unique Limesol and Puresol liquid lime at this event for the first time, the response to our case studies in Sludge Treatment, Drinking Water Treatment and our industrial experience was excellent, so much so that we

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Economic Advantages of Biosolids Recycling

A recent paper by ofwat details exactly the economic advantages for both the Utility provider and the farmer when using biosolids in place of manufactured fertiliser, it’s a shame the piece did not elaborate further on the carbon footprint of

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Limesol 45 transforms effluent treatment at specialist Metal Finishing company

The treatment of effluent has been a major concern for the Rimex Metals Group. Specialists in metal finishing and architectural metals Rimex produces surface finishes on stainless steel and other metals. The company has manufacturing facilities throughout the world and

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Why liquid lime is cheaper than Caustic Soda

Can you save money use Limesol 45 in place of Caustic Soda? Current market rates for 32% Caustic Soda are in the region of £270 per metric tonne (pmt) in 1,000 litre IBC’s, equivalent to nearly £400 pmt at 45%.

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Limesol the easiest way to condition digested sludge?

  One sure fire way to guarantee any sludge meets the Safe Sludge Matrix “Enhanced” grade is to add lime to increase the pH to a level high enough to ensure a 99.9999 or 6 log pathogen kill. In the

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Fully Patented innovative lime slurries by Applied Specialities Inc.

Our US partners; Applied Specialities, Inc. receives yet another patent for its innovation in making lime slurries. This latest patent shows the commitment that ASI has in improving how companies can utilise lime without the historical maintenance and handling problems

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Limesol IBC re-suspended after 18 months!

This IBC of Limesol has been left standing for 18 months and has been successfully re-suspended using a single blade Euromixer 110v stirrer, the video speaks for itself! Normally settlement over that period of time would result in a solid

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