BOD/COD reduction

We can help you reduce the organic component from your wastewater streams.

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Poor solids, organic capture an issue in your solids separation processes ?

Poor dewatering and low cake dryness increasing costs of waste handling, transport and disposal ?

Excess usage of chemical elements like lime and alum leading to higher operation costs ?

Improve outcomes with ACTI-Mag

Increase your throughput with minimal capital expenditure. Reduce your discharge in BOD, COD, nitrogen and phosphate. Reuse more of your treated water and reduce overall consumption and waste discharge.

ACTI-Mag for Biochemical Oxygen Demand (BOD) /
Chemical Oxygen Demand (COD) reduction

Boosting anaerobic digestion, ACTI-Mag supports bacteria and speeds up the breakdown of complex organic chains (including proteins, carbohydrates and lipids) into smaller units such as amino acids, sugars and long chain fatty acids. The process reduces the rate-limiting step in the digestion process. This results in improving BOD/COD in the final effluent.

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Key Benefits

Increase your throughput with minimal capital expenditure. Reduce your discharge in BOD, COD, nitrogen and phosphate. Reuse more of your treated water and reduce overall consumption and waste discharge.

Attractive cost savings.
Improvement in effluent BOD and COD.
Safe / non-hazardous / corrosion free.
Environmentally friendly.

Customer Stories

Creating Renewable Energy \ Agriculture
Anaerobic cogeneration plant at a piggery farm, Berrybank Piggery

ACTI-Mag on an anaerobic cogeneration plant at a piggery farm South West Victoria, Australia.

Relevant articles

March 30, 2020 \ Reducing CO2 Emissions
Final project agreements execute for LEILAC-2 CO2 capture facility

Press Release Calix has announced that final project agreements have been executed for the scale-up of its Low Emissions Intensity

March 19, 2020 \ Reducing CO2 Emissions
Project LEILAC in Euronews 

Capturing CO2: How to reduce carbon dioxide emissions from the cement industry Project LEILAC appeared in a TV documentary on

March 15, 2020 \ future webinar
COVID-19 – adapt your communication strategy

May 28, 10 am AEDT
In this webinar, Michael and Audrey will explain how Calix has leveraged a passion of solving challenges to turn COVID-19 challenges into business opportunities.

The Calix difference

People, unique technology, partners, and track record

  • Calix Technology

Faster reactivity = less costs

Calix core technology makes high surface area materials (with a honeycomb-like structure), giving you a price and a reactivity advantage.

Our materials are proving to have similar properties to highly active nano-materials, without the health/safety concerns and high cost, but with all the benefits.

To learn more about how Calix technology works, click here.

  • Calix supply chain

Calix is able to offer better service, reliability and performance to its customers because it controls the entire production process from mining of raw materials, processing and production.

Calix owns and operates a mine, production, testing facilities and close-to-customers manufacturing plants.

From mine to customer!

  • Continuous Improvement

Calix is committed to providing process development, manufacture, delivery and application of mineral based
products and services that meet the needs of our customers.

We aim to ensure that quality is everyone’s aim throughout the organisation and that each employee has a sound understanding of the importance of our quality management system and their direct effect to our continuous success.

Our AS/NZS ISO 9001 certified quality system and safety, health and environmental management system are vital elements of our engineering and quality services.

  • A culture of innovation

Calix leverages a culture of innovation to provide fully customised services such as design expertise, engineering know-how, detail engineering, installation, piping and commissioning services to provide turnkey systems for chemical dosing of Magnesium Hydroxide Liquid (MHL).

Our engineered and cost-effective solutions are tailored to meet your specific needs and budget. Quick to install – our modular dosing units can be delivered on site by truck and are fast to set up and connect.

To find out more about our dosing solutions, click here.

Calix has its own direct delivery, service and support capabilities and also has an established a network of local distributors and partners that can provide the best solution for your specific needs and ensure you receive excellent customer service and support, wherever you are located.

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