Articles

SCFI regularly publishes articles in the academic and industry journals pertaining to all aspects of super critical water oxidation, waste recovery and effluent treatment. A number of these have been uploaded below and further articles will be added over time.

Alum and iron salts are generally used to promote coagulation in the production of clean drinking water which results in the generation of significant quantities of drinking water sludge. The Alum sludge is typically mechanically dewatered and is currently treated as a waste which cannot be processed through traditional sewage sludge disposal methods and in Read More
SCFI’s Aquacritox Unit was featured in The Water and Wastewater Newsletter (April 4). The article detailed the Aquacritox process and technology and included and interview with SCFI’s Chief Operating Officer – David Kerr. To read the full article - click here. Read More
SCFI’s AquaCritox technology was recently featured as the cover-story for Technology Ireland - April. The article, entitled The Blue Challenge, describes the many water related challenges we are facing and the “blue revolution” in water technologies arising to meet these problems – including AquaCritox. Download the PDF Article here: The Read More
SCFI’s Aquacritox technology was featured in the Irish Times Innovation section on February 25th, 2011.The article details the super critical water oxidation technology, the Eras Eco commissioning of the first commercial scale system from SCFI at Youghal Ireland, and the InterTradeIreland Innova project between SCFI and Northern Ireland partners Cleanfields Read More
SCFI Strengthens Offering with Air Products Partnership

Irish firm SCFI has announced an alliance with Air Products to streamline its customer offering whilst further developing commercial opportunities for AquaCritox®, its environmentally sustainable sludge and wet industrial waste destruction technology. The alliance supports end users of AquaCritox by combining all the components needed (including both technology itself and the required oxygen equipment and … Read More

Aquacritox featured on the Discovery Channel

Aquacritox was  featured on the Discovery Channel  ‘Dean of Invention’ show. The episode entitled ‘Gonzo for Guano’  included  footage and interviews from the Aquacritox Demonstration site and  premiered November 11th 2010.  To download the file, click here. Inventor Dean Caiman,  delves into how emerging technologies can produce renewable energy from sewage sludge and biosolids. The Aquacritox … Read More

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