International Journal of Mineral Processing and Extractive Metallurgy

Volume 4, Issue 3, September 2019

  • Selection of Materials for Building Desalination Plants

    Michael Schorr, Benjamín Valdez-Salas, Ernesto Beltran-Partida, Jorge Salvador-Carlos

    Issue: Volume 4, Issue 3, September 2019
    Pages: 51-57
    Received: 29 August 2019
    Accepted: 16 September 2019
    Published: 12 October 2019
    Abstract: The primordial method to prevent, avoid and/or mitigate the deterioration of desalination plants (DP) materials is the selection of chemical and mechanical resistant materials to the DP operation conditions. Three different types of saline waters (SW) are treated in DPs: sea water, brackish water (BW) and brines, a byproduct that showed be disposed... Show More