mechanical separation

mechanical separation

[mi′kan·ə·kəl ‚sep·ə′rā·shən]
(mechanical engineering)
A group of industrial operations by means of which particles of solid or drops of liquid are removed from a gas or liquid, or are separated into individual fractions, or both, by gravity separation (settling), centrifugal action, and filtration.
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Adoption of this integrated mechanical separation solution offers a flexible system to clean waste at source in various environments, thus reducing your carbon footprint and environmental impact.
The recycling facility's mechanical separation process is chemical-free with industrial air filtration, allowing for a 96 per cent recovery rate with zero air and liquid emissions.
AT-E's component removal system uses a combination of infra-red tech and mechanical separation from polychloride biphenyl (PCB) - a common ingredient in electronical equipment - with high recovery rates.
She joined GEA in 1994 after working in various sales engineering and management roles, predominantly in the field of mechanical separation.
In January 2015 the business unit Mechanical Separation of GEA was awarded the first contract for equipping cruise liners with the UV ballast water treatment system BallastMaster marineX powered by Trojan Marinex.
Advanced sensing and mechanical separation techniques combined with innovative processes to recover the rare earth magnets in the WEEE.
It is called the Mechanical Separation Chip, or MS-Chip.
Our answer is the RESPA-CF Vortex HyperFLOW filtration system, which uses continuous mechanical separation to separate and eliminate particulates before they reach the filter.
The pattern in a barrier screw is much less distinct due to the mechanical separation of the solid and melt by the barrier flight.
The researchers point out that a mechanical separation method would be needed to make the process viable on an industrial scale.

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