Alumer™ – Alum Polymer Blend
Alumer™ is USALCO’s blend of iron-free Aluminum Sulfate (Alum) with a polymer. It is used for water treatment facilities, including drinking water and industrial make up water. USALCO’s proven ability to blend iron-free, low contaminant alum with a variety of highly effective polyelectrolytes provides a unique synergy never found in previous Alum polymer blends.
Alumer replaces multiple coagulants and/or filter aids with a single product that works with a single feed system to:
- Lower chemical costs
- Improve water clarity
- Increase water filterability
- Reduce sludge production
Alumer – Alum Polymer Blend Solution Specs
Alumer products are certified to NSI/NSF/CAN 60 at a maximum dosage of 150 mg/L and meet the specifications of the American Water Works Association Standard B403-16.
USALCO® provides Alumer in a variety of custom formulations.
Transportation & Packaging
We deliver Alumer in truckload quantities in dedicated transportation equipment to ensure quality.
Significant results have been consistently achieved by USALCO® customers. Here are some highlights of using our polymer and alum blend:
- Sludge generation reduced by 50%
- Coagulant dosage reduced by 60%
- Post-treatment pH adjustment eliminated