Top Uses for Recycled Wastewater

Across numerous industries, high-quality filtration equipment, like M.W. Watermark’s renowned filter press, is used to treat wastewater before it’s reused. But where exactly might this water go once it’s treated? Here, we’ll explore five common uses for recycled wastewater.

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Water plays a fundamental role in agriculture, as it’s one of the key ingredients to a successful crop. However, there are often challenges that prevent farmers from watering their crops with typical water sources. Droughts, for example, require strict water preservation efforts in order to use what water is available for high-priority applications. Employing treated wastewater offers a helpful alternative for farmers who might otherwise have to deal with serious crop shortages.

Industrial Cooling

Most industrial machinery becomes exceptionally hot when it’s used, and a cooling agent is usually required to help keep this heat from damaging the machine. That’s where, per the EPA, recycled wastewater comes into play. The water travels through a cooling system, where it absorbs heat created by the machinery and directs it elsewhere, where it won’t cause damage.

Concrete Mixing

The creation of concrete requires a great deal of water, no matter how it’s formulated. Some projects call for high-strength concrete, which requires less water, while others demand concrete that’s less stiff and therefore easier to work with. This involves increased water usage. Fortunately, studies suggest that treated wastewater is just as effective in concrete creation as distilled water, which marks one more area where recycled water can aid in conservation efforts.

Start Recycling Water Today

Eager to put your company’s wastewater to good use? There’s no better way to start than with M.W. Watermark’s industrial filtration equipment. Browse our products for more information on what we offer, or contact us today.

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Top Uses for Recycled Wastewater