Phosphorus Extraction & Recovery
Renewable Nutrients is rethinking phosphorus with Quick Wash®, a proprietary system that draws on exclusive technology to extract and recover 95% or more of the phosphorus found in biosolids.
Quick Wash is equally effective at treating municipal, industrial, and agricultural waste solids and side streams.
Extracts and recovers more than 95% of phosphorus
Quick Wash® is effective at extracting and recovering 95% or more of the phosphorus from a treatment facility’s solid stream or side stream.
Alternative treatment locations
Quick Wash® is flexible in solving phosphorus issues. It is the only system that can treat your solids pre digestion, post digestion, or post dewatering.
Reduces or eliminates phosphorus recycle load
When deployed on the side stream of thickening or dewatering operations, Quick Wash® can reduce or eliminate the recycle flow of phosphorus.
Reduces polymer and metal salts
Quick Wash® can reduce or even eliminate a facility’s reliance on costly metal salts for phosphorus removal. The system also helps to increase dewatering efficiencies and reduce polymer consumption.
Reduces disposal costs
Quick Wash® lowers the phosphorus content of liquid and dewatered biosolids — making the dewatering process more efficient, which lowers the volume of solids for disposal. Quick Wash® can reduce or eliminate biosolids landfilling fees by making the solids more viable for land application.
Eliminates struvite scaling
Eliminates the costly maintenance fees associated with struvite scaling in digesters and treatment pipes.
Facilities can sell the recovered phosphorus, participate in nutrient credit trading opportunities, and potentially create locally blended custom fertilizers.
Meet EPA nutrient TMDL requirements
Quick Wash® can help facilities meet increasingly stringent nutrient loading regulations.
Represents a new, sustainable source of phosphorus
Quick Wash® represents a new and sustainable source of phosphorus to meet accelerating demand, while providing a solution that helps curtail phosphate pollution in groundwater and waterways.
A POWERFUL COMBINATION
OF RECOVERY TECHNOLOGIES
A combined application of both Nitrogen & Phosphorus extraction and recovery technologies to solve the total nutrient issue for high strength streams.