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Prevent Rust Formation in Pipes

Electronic water treatment transforms existing red rust and speeds scale removal

By Jan De Baat Doelman, Scalewatcher North America
May 6, 2015

Most process plants use substantial amounts of water. The water comes from a range of sources such as rivers, lakes, wells and oceans and contains dissolved and suspended solids. To reduce consumption, most plants reuse water; this, in turn, causes it to be highly concentrated in silicate, iron and calcium carbonate that prompt limescale build-up and rust.

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