10. Fouling Characteristics and Cleaning Strategies of a PVDF Tubular Ultrafiltration Membrane in Natural Rubber Skim Latex Concentration Process

  1. Ahmad Fauzi Ismail2 and
  2. Takeshi Matsuura3
  1. Devaraj Veerasamy1,2 and
  2. Zairossani Mohd Nor1

Published Online: 31 JAN 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118190180.ch10

Sustainable Membrane Technology for Energy, Water, and Environment

Sustainable Membrane Technology for Energy, Water, and Environment

How to Cite

Veerasamy, D. and Nor, Z. M. (2012) Fouling Characteristics and Cleaning Strategies of a PVDF Tubular Ultrafiltration Membrane in Natural Rubber Skim Latex Concentration Process, in Sustainable Membrane Technology for Energy, Water, and Environment (eds A. F. Ismail and T. Matsuura), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118190180.ch10

Editor Information

  1. 2

    Advanced Membrane Technology Research Centre (AMTEC), Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM), 81310 Skudai, Johor, Malaysia

  2. 3

    Industrial Membrane Research Laboratory, Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, K1N 6N5 Canada

Author Information

  1. 1

    Technology and Engineering Division, Rubber Research Institute of Malaysia, Malaysian Rubber Board, 47000 Sungai Buloh, Selangor, Malaysia

  2. 2

    Advanced Membrane Technology Research Centre (AMTEC), Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM), 81310 Skudai, Johor, Malaysia

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 31 JAN 2012
  2. Published Print: 17 FEB 2012

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781118024591

Online ISBN: 9781118190180

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Keywords:

  • membrane cleaning;
  • PVDF flux recovery, fouling in NRSL;
  • NR field latex concentration;
  • membrane separation;
  • organic foulant removal

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Material/Theory

  • Results and Discussion

  • Conclusion

  • References