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Plants Benefit From Better Cooling Tower Treatment

New chemistry enables two facilities to dramatically reduce corrosion and fouling

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Our earlier article “Improve Your Cooling Tower Treatment,” http://bit.ly/2Z3k0Et, stressed the critical role that chemical treatment of cooling water systems plays for minimizing microbiological fouling, scaling and corrosion, and discussed a polymer chemistry that is replacing phosphate/phosphonate treatment. In this article, we look at two real-world examples of the benefits of that chemistry and point out the importance of not viewing corrosion inhibition in isolation.But first, here’s a bit of background on the polymer chemistry. The original goal behind its development was to provide a more environmentally sustainable alternative to phosphates in cooling…

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