New Office

We are moving! We are excited to announce that due to our expanding business, Membrane Works are moving to a new larger facility on the 1st of August 2022. This is driven by increasing demand for pilot scale testing and processing and this facility will allow us to...

UF/MF/MBR low pressure membrane autopsies

 Ultra-filtration and Micro-filtration Membrane Autopsies Ultra-filtration (UF) and micro-filtration (MF) membranes differ significantly from RO membranes both in their applications and their construction and usage.  The first key difference is that UF and MF...

Loss on Ignition Testing

Loss on ignition (LOI) – Inorganic/organic analysis Loss on ignition (LOI) is a test used in inorganic analytical chemistry and soil science, particularly in the analysis of minerals and soil. It involves heating or “igniting” a sample at a high...

Ion Exchange Resin Fouling Mechanism

Modes of failure in ion exchange resins. Ion exchange resins age in a number of ways, and understanding this is key to both prolonging resin life and minimising regeneration costs. In this article we will discuss a number of the key ways that ion exchange resins can...