Catàleg de serveis i tecnologies de la UIB Tag: Water

The Universitat de les Illes Balears offers companies and institutions in its environment a series of specialized technologies and services aimed at solving R+D+I problems and needs, which have been generated from the knowledge and experience acquired in the research activity. These are services related to engineering, specialized consulting and technical assistance, as well as patents and other specific developments with practical application in the productive sector.

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    Use of phytate for water treatment

    • Àmbit: Spain
    • Application date: 14/10/2005

    University researchers have patented a new method which states that the use of phytate inhibits the nucleation and growth of a divalent cation salts selected from Ca2+ and Mg2+ in the water. So, it is possible to avoid crystallization of calcium and magnesium salts, using very small quantities of the product.