Chemical Sciences, Engineering Sciences


High Flow Rate Iron Removal Filter


Chemical Sciences, Engineering Sciences

Focus Area:

Water Filtration

Social Benefits:

Provides iron free water for the rural masses with flow rate 3000-3500 L/Hour and 3-stage purification. It is useful for removal of iron from ground water from ~10 ppm to below WHO limit.

Developing Agency:

CSIR- Central Mechanical Engineering Research Institute (CMERI), West Bengal

Technology Readiness Index:

Market Launch

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Brief Description

Description :

The salient features of the technology :- Affordable, high-flow rate water filter . Filterable water with maximum iron concentration ~ 12 ppm . Long-lasting media . Purification: 3-stage . Flow rate: 3000-3500 L/Hour . Regeneration of the media by the back-wash facility . Application: Environmental (Clean Tech.) - Water treatment. The technology has been transferred to 12 Indian Industries in non-excl.basis.

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