WC&P International
 
Home  |  Archive  |  Links  |  Media Kit  |  About WCP  |  Contact WCP  |  Glossary  |  Videos

SUBSCRIBE  |  BUYER'S GUIDE  |  CALENDAR  |  PRODUCT TRADE SHOW  |  HISTORY PROJECT  |  CLASSIFIEDS

Current IssueOctober 31, 2014
Search by any of the following criteria:
Term starts with:
A B C D E F G H I J K L M N
O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
Term contains:
Registered users login here to see extended content.
 

WC&P is proud to offer this comprehensive glossary to our readers and website visitors. This living document is intended to serve as an easy-to-use reference source for information on the POU/POE water treatment industry. 

 

Any suggestions or input that would further enhance or expand the glossary are strongly encouraged.

 

We would like to formally thank and credit such organizations as WQA, AWWA, WEF, Lenntech and other web glossary sources for providing some of the basis and background of this compendium.

Boundary layer

A very thin liquid layer immediately adjacent to the rejecting surface of membranes in which the concentration of suspended or dissolved solids is higher than it is in the main body of the water being processed. Also known as the gel layer.