With the Thioguard Advantage Package,
it’s your process Mg+nified!(TM)

Benefits outlined in this table require Thioguard’s superior technical grade magnesium hydroxide combined with the Thioguard Advantage Package of consulting, performance testing, inventory control and delivery services.


THIOGUARD BENEFITS IN NUTRIENT REMOVAL AND RECOVERY

Phosphorus-Removal | Nitrogen-Removal

HOW IT WORKS WHAT TO
LOOK FOR
HOW TO
MEASURE
OPTIMAL RESULT/
BENEFIT/ SAVINGS
 
  1. Increases pH and buffering alkalinity
  2. Enhanced
    Phosphorus uptake
  3. Enhanced P-strip release
  1. Increased Biological
    Nutrient Removal
    pH and Alkalinity
  2. Reduced Total Phosphorus and Nitrogen
  1. pH Meter
  2. Alkalinity Titration
  3. Phosphorus and
    Nitrogen Balance

 

Improved Phosphorus
uptake and condition for Phosphorus wasting or
recovery through
side-stream treatments
Nutrient Removal
Comments: Thioguard added at the plant or collection system is the only odor control strategy that can have positive influence on a BNR process.



THIOGUARD BENEFITS IN BIOSOLIDS TREATMENT

Digestion | CH4 Methane Production | Enhanced Dewatering

HOW IT WORKS WHAT TO
LOOK FOR
HOW TO
MEASURE
OPTIMAL RESULT/
BENEFIT/ SAVINGS
 
  1. Increases pH and buffering alkalinity
  2. Stabilizes and enhances volatile acid and methane generation
  1. Increased digester pH and alkalinity
  2. Higher Alkalinity/Volatile Acid ratio
  1. pH Meter
  2. Alkalinity Titration
  3. Volatile Acid Analysis
  4. pH profile across process basins
  1. Higher Digester Gas
    quantity and quality
  2. Increased Digester
    Load Capacity
  3. Lower Solids
    Disposal Costs
Biosolids
Comments:Thioguard added to the collection system or sludge digestion process can also help the digestion and dewatering processes at the Wastewater Treatment Plant.

 

THIOGUARD BENEFITS IN WASTEWATER TREATMENT
BOD (Biological Oxygen Demand) | TSS (Total Suspended Solids)
NH3 (Ammonia) | Phosphorus | FOG

HOW IT WORKS WHAT TO
LOOK FOR
HOW TO
MEASURE
OPTIMAL RESULT/
BENEFIT/ SAVINGS
 
  1. Increases wastewater pH
  2. Sustainable non-carbonate alkalinity
  3. Provides nutrient
    enhancement for
    biological efficiency
  4. Improves nitrification efficiency
  1. Increased Bioreactor
    Aeration Basin pH
  2. Increased Bioreactor Alkalinity
  3. Lower SVI (Sludge Volume Index)
  1. Basin pH profile
  2. Soluble Alkalinity
  3. Higher F/M (Food/Mass) Ratio
  4. Lower Mixed Liquor
    Suspended Solids
  5. Blower Run Times
  1. Increased Oxygen
    Uptake Rate
  2. Lower Aeration
    Energy Costs
  3. Lower SVI
  4. Lower Solids
    Production
wastewater
Comments:Thioguard is the only liquid phase treatment used in the collection system that can enhance the treatment process at the Wastewater Treatment Plant.



THIOGUARD BENEFITS IN YOUR COLLECTION SYSTEM
Odors | Corrosion | FOG (Fats, Oil, Grease) | Air Relief

HOW IT WORKS WHAT TO
LOOK FOR
HOW TO
MEASURE
OPTIMAL RESULT/
BENEFIT/ SAVINGS
 
  1. Increases wastewater pH
  2. Buffers long-range
  3. Absorbs and complexes odor compounds
  4. Facilitates chemical and biological breakdown of FOG
  5. Minimizes gas evolution
  6. Neutralizes acid/prevents corrosion
  7. Reduces collection system gas binding
  1. Reduced odors
  2. Increased Surface pH
  3. Reduced FOG
    accumulations
  4. Decreased Pump Station runtimes
  1. Odalogs
  2. Surface pH paper
  3. Visual Inspection
  4. Pump out frequency
  5. Air Relief Valve Discharge Volume and Frequency
  1. 95% reduction in odors
  2. Surface pH > 4
  3. Minimal/No FOG
  4. Reduced PS
    Energy Costs
Collection Systems
Comments:
  1. Customers can “dial in” the desired level of treatment
  2. Best acid neutralization prevents premature infrastructure corrosion & replacement, adds numerous benefits downstream
  3. Thioguard can reduce FOG related SSOs.
  4. Thioguard can reduce pumping costs on long force mains









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