This presentation discusses autopsy procedures for reverse osmosis (RO) membranes. The presentation includes procedures for identifying physical membrane damage, particulate fouling, organic fouling, scaling, and biological fouling. Testing procedures discussed include visual inspection, the Fujiwara test, energy dispersive X-ray analysis, and Chromatic Elemental Imaging.
This presentation is available to AMTA Members only.
- Rob Goodlett
- Avista Technologies, Inc.
- AMTA/NWMOA Technology Transfer Workshop, Salt Lake City, UT
- AMTA/NWMOA Technology Transfer Workshop
- Membrane autopsy, reverse osmosis, fouling