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BREEZE® Air Stripper

Newterra’s Breeze® Air Stripper serves as a low-maintenance, cost-efficient alternative for filters, packed towers, and mechanical aerators for fast, efficient removal of contaminants from water and wastewater in a wide variety of applications, including potable water contamination and groundwater contamination.

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Overview of BREEZE® Air Stripper

Seeking to improve the quality of water while minimizing operational complexities? The BREEZE® Air Stripper offers a pragmatic solution. Designed to deliver high-efficiency contaminant removal, this system simplifies the water treatment process with its easy-to-operate mechanism and dependable performance. Operators benefit from its compact design and multi-faceted functionality, making it an essential tool for ensuring compliance with stringent environmental standards and enhancing overall plant efficiency.

BREEZE Air Stripper Features

The BREEZE Air Stripper from Newterra is designed with an operator’s needs first, ensuring a smooth, hassle-free experience. It offers robust contaminant removal capabilities with features engineered for maximum efficiency and operation convenience. From high removal rates to ease of maintenance and flexible installation options, the Breeze is your precise solution for superior air stripping technology.

  • Up to 99.99% contaminant removal
  • Space-saving design that allows for stacking and easy mobility
  • Versatile tank sizes, ranging from three to nine chambers
  • Compatibility for integration with various treatment systems
  • Durable construction in stainless steel or polypropylene
  • Simplified maintenance through a fully removable cover

BREEZE Air Stripper Benefits

Operators benefit significantly from integrating the BREEZE Air Stripper into their treatment systems, thanks to its design for minimal upkeep and robust construction. Its exceptional contaminant removal efficiency reduces the need for additional treatment stages, while the system’s compact and modular nature ensures ease of installation and adaptability to various site conditions. The BREEZE’s simple operation eliminates the need for intricate electrical controls, providing oversight ease and reliability that ensure uninterrupted service and consistent compliance with environmental standards.

  • Near-total VOC removal
  • Low-maintenance design
  • Fouling-resistant diffusers
  • Adjustable flow rates
  • Compact, space-saving build
  • Multistage aeration chambers
  • Easy installation process
  • Diverse tank size options

How the BREEZE Air Stripper Works

The BREEZE air stripper consists of a tank made of high-strength polypropylene, an air blower, an internal air header, and patented non-fouling Cyclone® II diffusers.

Contaminated water is fed into the BREEZE air stripper tank and forced to flow into uniquely designed multiple aerated chambers in a serpentine pattern. The serpentine water flow maximizes detention time and increases the air-to-water contact. The blower provides air to the diffusers, and the rising bubbles and turbulence provide the air-to-water interface required for efficient air stripping and contaminant removal without packing or media. The tank diffusers resist fouling caused by iron, calcium, and biological activity.

Each BREEZE tank chamber has an adjustable weir plate to maintain proper water levels and performance without complicated electrical controls. The system can be operated with an induced draft or positive displacement blower, using coarse or fine bubble diffusers. A blast gate throttle allows the user to ramp up air-flow rates to provide a factor of operating safety.

Single units can handle flow rates up to 200 GPM (757 liters per minute). We’ve designed BREEZE units to be compact and to leave a small footprint. Multiple units can be placed in a series or stacked vertically to handle almost any flow rate.

What Contaminants Can the BREEZE Remove?

The BREEZE Air Stripper removes the following contaminants and more:

  • Benzene
  • Toluene
  • Ethylbenzene
  • p-Xylene
  • BTEX
  • Trichloroethylene
  • Tetrachloroethylene
  • Naphthalene
  • Vinyl Chloride
  • Methylene Chloride
  • Chloroform
  • 1,1-dichloroethylene
  • c-1-2-dichloroethylene
  • t-1,2-dichloroethylene
  • 1,1,1-trichloroethane
  • 1,2-dichloroethane
  • Methane
  • Carbon Tetrachloride
  • Radon
  • Carbon Dioxide

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Efficient Air Stripping Made Easy

Newterra’s professional application engineering team is dedicated to assisting operators, engineers, and contractors in selecting the optimal BREEZE® Air Stripper system for their specific needs. We’re committed to delivering solutions that meet and exceed the demands of diverse aeration and mixing applications.