DuPont Clean Technologies Launches Wet Scrubbing Plume Suppression Solution – Sennuba™ Technology3 February 2020
The new technology offers a cost-effective, reliable answer to steam plume control
DuPont Clean Technologies (DuPont), the supplier of world-leading scrubbing and other environmental technologies, has introduced a new, advanced steam plume suppression solution for its MECS® DynaWave® scrubbers in SRU applications. <o:p></o:p>
Called Sennuba™, the technology employs two heat exchangers and a heat transfer medium to heat stack gas from the wet scrubbers, that are used to remove pollutants from flue gases, with steam produced with the heat of the gas at the inlet of those scrubbers. This solution avoids the high operating costs associated with other methods of steam plume control, as it recovers otherwise lost heat from the process to generate the necessary steam to suppress the visible plume. Sennuba™ is designed with a heat transfer medium so there is no chance of leakage of the process gas directly to the stack gas. In this design, there is no forced circulation of the heat transfer medium.<o:p></o:p>
“Our aim was to develop a solution that would offer the refining industry a cost effective, simple to operate and low maintenance plume suppression technology for its SRU scrubbers,” says Yves Herssens, Global Licensing Manager – Scrubbing Technologies, DuPont Clean Technologies. “Sennuba™ offers reliable plume suppression and corrosion control in a scrubbing system that is at minimal risk of plugging.”<o:p></o:p>
For further information on Sennuba™ technology, as well as the MECS® DynaWave® wet scrubbing technology, please visit: bit.ly/Sennuba.