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Can MBR Membrane Remove Bacteria From Water?

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Last Updated on July 24, 2022 by Kevin Chen

There are a lot of discussions these days about water quality and the role that microorganisms play in degrading it. Various municipalities are turning to technologies like membrane bioreactors (MBRs) to help them improve water quality and minimize environmental impact. MBRs use membranes to remove microorganisms from wastewater, which can then be treated and discharged back into the environment. But does this technology work? A recent study set out to answer that question.
In this blog post, we’ll take a look at the MBR (membrane bio-reactor) – and see if it can remove bacteria from water.

What Is MBR Membrane

What is MBR membrane?

MBR Membrane is one of the most advanced solutions for reducing BOD, COD, and TSS. This membrane wastewater treatment system can obtain high-quality water at a very low cost. MBR membrane modules can work under extreme conditions and have a very long life. “Generally speaking, MBR membrane modules are modular, with each module ranging in capacity from 100LPH to 10MLD, depending on the type of industry. Multiple numbers of membrane modules can be added to obtain the desired capacities upon request.”

Can MBR membranes remove bacteria from water

Can MBR membranes remove bacteria from water?

Yes, MBR membrane can remove bacteria from water. This is because the pore size of the membrane is smaller than the bacteria, so the bacteria cannot pass through. Additionally, the MBR process uses a variety of methods to remove pathogens and other contaminants from water including filtration and chemical disinfection. It can remove bacteria from water.

How does MBR membrane work?

The MBR membrane technology is a process that uses membranes to remove impurities from water. The system works by using a pressurized pump to force water through the membranes, which trap the impurities and allow clean water to pass through.
This technology is increasingly being used as an alternative to traditional methods of water treatment, such as chemical filtration, because it is more effective and does not require the use of harsh chemicals. In addition, MBR membrane systems are less likely to experience clogging issues than other types of systems.


This article examines the claim that the MBR membrane filters bacteria and they are a great way to keep your water clean and safe. If you are interested in this topic, please like, follow, and comment on this article. If you need MBR membranes, please feel free to contact us. We would be happy to provide our MBR Membranes for your needs.

Kevin Chen

Kevin Chen

Hi, I'm the author of this post and have been in this field for over 5 years. If you have questions regarding the MBR membrane products or want to purchase the MBR membrane, please feel free to contact me by email. kevin@spertasystems.com

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