Summary

Although technical grade magnesium hydroxide has traditionally been utilized in industrial wastewater treatment, it is now being recognized as having many uses in Municipal wastewater treatment. It has may advantages over more common alkalis, and is considerably safer to handle.

Glossary

NO3
Nitrate anion

NO2
Nitrite anion

H+
Hydrogen ion (acid)

NaOH
Caustic soda

Ca(OH)2
Hydrated lime

 

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