Performances analysis of the reverse osmosis desalination plant of brackish water used for drinking water: Tagounite, Morocco

A Lachheb, S Belhamidi, N Zouhri, Y Idrissi, M Hafsi, M Taky, M Amrani, A Elmidaoui
2016 Journal of Chemical and Pharmaceutical Research   unpublished
This paper is concerning the performance evaluation of small size brackish water reverse osmosis desalination units. The plant consists of a brackish water intake, pretreatment, two stages of reverse osmosis membranes in two lines, post-treatment and product water storage tank, nominal capacity of 252 m3/d of drink water. In this study, some important design factors and operating conditions are reviewed and the plant operating data are used to evaluate the unit performances.