bench-scale testing

bench-scale testing

[′bench ‚skāl ′tes·tiŋ]
(engineering)
Testing of materials, methods, or chemical processes on a small scale, such as on a laboratory worktable.
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The project, which began with bench-scale testing at Veolia s Research & Development facility near Chicago, has completed the engineering phase and currently is in the midst of fabrication.
In April of 2014, the Company announced it had exceeded the second set of technical performance milestones in large bench-scale testing, validating the technology's ability to realistically lower the cost of CO[sub.
At the same time, bench-scale testing of the process is being done for a major Canadian waste management company.
High grade graphite concentrate grades from bench-scale testing are repeatable for all three geological horizons of the deposit, representing from surface to the base of current drill coverage at 100 metres depth.
The pilot- and bench-scale testing evaluate the effects of multiple disinfectants and oxidants, the ability of coagulation, granular activated carbon, MIEX resin, and membrane to remove NOM and bromide ion, and their combined impact on DBP formation, nitrification potential, and microbial regrowth.
The university will conduct bench-scale testing of the ZLD process to study its effectiveness, energy requirements and overall cost per litre of water produced.
We cannot respond to this by adopting a "production-line" approach, in which consumer insight is followed by concept development, with research, feasibility and bench-scale testing at the end of the process.
The initial bench-scale testing targeted four VOCs--toluene, xylene, MEK, and n-butyl acetate.
The firststep in developing EDAP/TETS was to have RMT perform bench-scale testing on the hazardous waste.
AECOM and the University of California, Santa Barbara (UCSB) Bren School of Environmental Science and Management are continuing their research collaboration with new bench-scale testing of nanomaterials and other new products for use in groundwater remediation.
In April 2014, the company announced it surpassed the second set of technical performance milestones in big bench-scale testing, validating the technology s ability to lower the price of CO2 capture to substantially below that of current carbon capture technologies.
Since October 2012 the Company has undertaken rigorous metallurgical bench-scale testing of representative samples of Campoona graphite.