KMS Application Bulletins

Process Separations Solutions

  • Amino Acid Production
    Crossflow microfiltration using KMS spiral wound elements can increase amino acid yields and reduce operating expenses.
  • An Overview of Membrane Theory and Technology
    KMS offers a thorough evaluation of crossflow membrane technology, terminology, and applications. Key factors to consider when designing a crossflow filtration system and which configurations are best suited to specific process needs are discussed.
  • Biofuel Production
    Membrane filtration technologies are proving to be effective ways to achieve optimum yields and reduce energy costs for biofuels production.
  • Industrial Biotech
    Microfiltration, ultrafiltration and reverse osmosis products provide the specific membrane technology required to achieve optimum yields for a wide variety of biofermentation processes.
  • Lees Treatment
    KMS crossflow membrane filtration systems for recovery of wine from lees have been used successfully by producers of both red and white wines.
  • Membrane Cleaning
    KMS can design the most effective cleaning program or pre-treatment procedure for your system.
  • Recovery of Caustic and Acids in the Dairy Industry
    KMS membranes can help recover expensive acid and caustic from clean-in-place (CIP) streams, and comply with increasingly stringent regulatory requirements.
  • Reverse Osmosis for Electrocoat Paint Applications
    Reverse osmosis can be used to remove low molecular weight resin and dissolved salts from electrocoat paint ultrafiltrate, thereby reducing the consumption of deionized water, and generating less wastewater.

Water & Wastewater Solutions

  • Aqueous Cleaner Baths
    The treatment of aqueous cleaner baths with membrane technology significantly increases bath life and reduces waste and chemical usage costs.
  • Heavy Metals
    KMS UF membranes provide a cost-effective alternative to conventional chemical/physical heavy metals wastewater treatment.
  • Hydrocarbon Process Water Reuse
    KMS membrane technology has played a vital role in helping the hydrocarbon processing industry reduce its water footprint.
  • Membrane Filtration Technology: Meeting Today's Water Treatment Challenges
    This article defines the wide range of membrane filtration technologies available from Koch Membrane Systems,
    highlighting a number of important issues to consider when evaluating an effective and efficient membrane filtration system.
  • Membrane Technology for the Chemicals Industry
    KMS examines how membrane technology is rapidly replacing conventional methods to concentrate and recover materials from process streams.
  • Phosphorous Removal
    Lower effluent phosphorus levels can be achieved with KMS' PURON® MBR submerged hollow fiber UF modules.
  • Puron MBR Retrofit
    KMS' PURON® modules easily replace older membrane technology while improving performance through increased capacity and lower energy consumption.