Water Treatment for the Food & Beverage Industry

With over 35 years of experience in South East Asia, Veolia Water Technologies provides the Food & Beverage industry with the most comprehensive water treatment solutions from process water to reclaim & reuse to effluent & sludge treatment.

Veolia Water Technologies has designed specific solutions to take care of water treatment needs in the Food & Beverage industry and ensure:

  • constant production of high quality water in compliance with health & food safety legislation and environmental issues
  • Risk control and quality management systems
  • Reduction in cost

FROM PROCESS WATER...

We provide reliable solutions to produce:

  • Water for industrial use (utility feed water)
  • Water as a food ingredient
    (process water)
  • Hot water for sanitary use

...TO WASTEWATER, SLUDGE TREATMENT AND WATER RECOVERY

  • Effluent from breweries, dairies, slaughterhouses, soft drinks, fats, canning, etc.
  • Greasy water, sludge and organic waste
  • Industrial effluent with high COD, BOD, nitrogen and phosphorus content
  • Water recovery, recycling & reuse

Creating Water Solutions for the Food & Beverage Industry

Process Water Production

Water: A Key Ingredients in the Food & Beverage Manufacturing Process

Depending on the quality of raw water entering the process, customized treatment solutions must be provided in order to follow the hygiene standards.

Veolia solutions in terms of process water production:

  • Safe and continuous supply
  • Reduction of water consumption and costs
  • Energy-efficient installations
  • Minimization of carbon emissions

Key Veolia Solutions for Process Water Production Include:

Screening

Clarification

Media Filtration

  • Druck™ Pressure Filters - iron and manganese removal, up to 94 m3/hr
  • Multimat™ - up to 100 m3/hr

Softening

Membranes Technologies

Reverse Osmosis

Deionization

  • RapideTM Strata- deionizers, water quality of up to 0.055 µS/cm
  • DUFN™ - deionizers, water quality of up to 0.5 µS/cm

Multi-technology System

  • Pur'Bev™ - purified water for the Beverage industry

Cleaning In Place Systems

Utility Feed Water

Veolia Water Technologies has developed dedicated water treatment solutions for utility water in food & beverage in order to prevent corrosion and scaling in the boilers and cooling system.

Veolia solutions in terms of utility feed water:

  • Boilers and cooling towers make-up
  • Sanitary safety

Key Veolia Solutions for Utility Feed Water Include:

Screening

Clarification

Media Filtration

  • Druck™ Pressure Filters - iron and manganese removal, up to 94 m3/hr
  • Multimat™ - up to 100 m3/hr

Softening

Membranes Technologies

Reverse Osmosis

Continuous Electro-Deionization (CEDI)

Deionization

  • RapideTM Strata- deionizers, water quality of up to 0.055 µS/cm
  • DUFN™ - deionizers, water quality of up to 0.5 µS/cm
  • Refix™ - deionizers, semi-engineered solutions for high flow rates)

Multi-technology System

  • Pur'Bev™ - purified water for the Beverage industry

Cleaning In Place Systems

Recycling & Reuse

Water is too valuable to be used only once

Wastewater from Food & Beverage processes can sometimes be treated to be reused in another part of the factory, reducing costs as well as water footprint associated with the process. This wastewater must be treated to meet regulation and hygienic standards.

Veolia offering in terms of water recycling and reuse:

  • Condensates recovery
  • Alternative water resources
  • Minimization of environmental impact
  • State-of-the-art combination of technologies

Key Veolio Solutions for Recycling & Reuse of Water Include:

Screening

Clarification

Media Filtration

  • Druck™ Pressure Filters - iron and manganese removal, up to 94 m3/hr
  • Multimat™ - up to 100 m3/hr

Softening

Crystallization softening

Membranes Technologies

Reverse Osmosis

Continuous Electro-Deionization (CEDI)

Deionization

  • RapideTM Strata- deionizers, water quality of up to 0.055 µS/cm
  • DUFN™ - deionizers, water quality of up to 0.5 µS/cm
  • Refix™ - deionizers, semi-engineered solutions for high flow rates)

Cleaning in Place systems

Aerobic treatment

Towards Zero Liquid Discharge

Wastewater Treatment

Wastewater from the Food & Beverage industry is sometimes highly concentrated in contaminants and cannot be rejected directly. Veolia technologies allow clients to treat the effluent to discharge or reuse it, or to be valued to generate biogas or fertilizer.

Veolia offering in terms of wastewater treatment:

  • Condensates recovery
  • Environmental compliance
  • Energy-efficient plants

Key Veolia Solutions for Wastewater Treatment include:

Depackaging system

  • Ecrusor™

Screening

Clarification

Flotation

Grease treatment

  • Biolix™ - aerobic biological treatment
  • Agira™ - hydrlolysis and aerobic biological treatment

Aerobic treatment - bio-filtration

Aerobic treatment - bio-reactor

Aerobic treatment - activated sludge

Anaerobic treatment

Tertiary treatments

Specific treatment - towards Zero Liquid Discharge

Odor control

Sludge Treatment

In some Food & Beverage subsectors, large amounts of sludge can be generated which must be treated and managed to remove water and reduce volumes prior to disposal.

Veolia offering in terms of sludge treatment:

  • Health & safety, traceability
  • Volume reduction
  • Recovery potential

Key Veolia Solutions for Wastewater Treatment include:

Thickening and dewatering

  • Continuous mechanical thickeners
  • Belt presses

Chemical stabilization

Thermal hydrolysis with biological treatment

Solar drying

Thermal drying

Hydrothermal oxidation

Incineration

Sludge management

Odor control

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