Membrion’s CeramIX® ceramic desalination membrane: Creating brine management processes you can trust

Membrion's innovative solutions demystify the processes of brine management

One of the biggest water challenges to date is what to do with brines produced in manufacturing processes. Many industries struggle to understand how to develop an effective, reliable brine management process, but the innovative solutions from Membrion demystify these processes. An expert in solving brine management issues across industries, Membrion founder and CEO, Greg Newbloom recently spoke at the … Read More

Membrion pioneers new approach to cooling tower water treatment to reduce water needs in manufacturing processes

Every industry faces the need to cool down equipment to execute their manufacturing processes. Often, cooling towers are used to achieve this outcome. Membrion recently completed a pilot showing successful results in significantly reducing cooling tower blowdown (also called “bleed down”) with minimal pre-treatment and no chemicals. Our approach was a departure from traditional cooling tower water treatments as we … Read More

Magna Imperio Systems and Membrion Announce Strategic Partnership

By: MI Systems HOUSTON – Oct. 5, 2022 – Magna Imperio Systems® Corp. (MI Systems) and Membrion® are partnering to provide the next generation of high-recovery desalination of groundwater and waste brines. The two companies will leverage Membrion’s CeramIX® ion exchange membranes with MI Systems’ END® technology. Membrion’s CeramIX membranes provide industry-leading high flux, low scaling performance under harsh water treatment conditions, including low pH and … Read More

Magna Imperio Systems and Membrion Announce Strategic Partnership

By: MI Systems HOUSTON – Oct. 5, 2022 – Magna Imperio Systems® Corp. (MI Systems) and Membrion® are partnering to provide the next generation of high-recovery desalination of groundwater and waste brines. The two companies will leverage Membrion’s CeramIX® ion exchange membranes with MI Systems’ END® technology. Membrion’s CeramIX membranes provide industry-leading high flux, low scaling performance under harsh water treatment conditions, including low pH and … Read More

Membrion receives DOE award for novel manufacturing of desalination membranes

SBIR award to improve quality and mainstream ceramic desalination for water savings Seattle, September 8, 2022 – Membrion announced today that it received a $1.1 million grant from the United States Department of Energy (DOE), Advanced Manufacturing Office (AMO), through the Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) program. The Phase II Award will support a two-year project to develop, implement, and … Read More

Water & Technology Shortages – How Membrion Impacts Both

In the United States, the CHIPS and Science Act of 2022 passed recently, and again the world is focused on the microelectronics industry. Chips are semiconductor component parts and Membrion’s ceramic desalination membranes are effectively treating water in this industry. Semiconductor manufacturing processes involve large quantities of water and create harsh wastewater conditions that are well suited for CeramIX® membranes Regardless of location, water … Read More

Membrion Taps Global Water Expert for Seat on Advisory Board

Seattle, August 18, 2022 – Seattle-based ceramic desalination membrane startup, Membrion recently named Vinod Ramachandran to its Board of Advisors. A management consultant to the water industry, Vinod is known for guiding solutions for many of the current water challenges. “Vinod is a strategic thinker who has a deep, global understanding of wastewater and how forward-thinking businesses can solve its … Read More

Membrion Accelerates Market Penetration with Imagine H2O

Membrion Accelerates Cross-Industry Expansion with Imagine H2O Seattle, August 2nd, 2022 – Every startup needs to find its champion to thrive and expand. Membrion, a ceramic desalination membrane startup, found its champion in Imagine H2O.  Membrion is part of the 2021 class of startups in Imagine H2O’s Accelerator, a program designed to help water entrepreneurs grow and scale their businesses … Read More

BlueTech Forum Research Event

Greg recently traveled to Vancouver to attend the Blue Tech Forum 2022 where the focus was a radical collaboration for regeneration. Since 2010, BlueTech Forum has brought together the brightest minds in the global water sector to find solutions to water challenges. This year, the focus was on creating dynamic partnerships, the key to achieving bold progress in the areas … Read More

Membrion’s Ceramic Desalination Processes – Not Your Typical EDR

Ceramic desalination is an emerging process being leveraged across multiple industries. It’s being used to enhance the efficiency of existing, challenging water treatment processes and to recycle wastewater that was otherwise too expensive to recover. Ceramic desalination is electrodialysis, but with game-changing new performance. Here is a primer on this process. Ceramic desalination is a method which allows for separation … Read More