filtration filtration  /fɪl ˈtreɪ ʃən/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) the process whereby fluids pass through a filter or a filtering medium
  2. (n) the act of changing a fluid by passing it through a filter

Usage(s):

  1. The skyscraper will have floor-to-ceiling insulating glass walls, automatic light dimming, water recycling, air filtration and on-site power generation.
  2. Another Chechen surgeon, Omar Khambiev, along with about 24 doctors and nurses, has been detained in the Mozdok filtration camp since early February, according to Amnesty.
  3. The company recently passed $1 million in sales, and Bent expects to expand his line, adding a solar-powered UV water-filtration system.

News

  1. Diesel Filtration Cart uses synthetic, coalescing media.

    Combining KL3 particulate filter with ICF continuous coalescing filter, Bulk Diesel Filter Cart (BDFC) is designed to meet diesel cleanliness requirements of Tier IV high pressure, common rail injection diesel engines. Maneuverable 14 gpm unit, suited for kidney-loop filtration or fuel transfer, weighs just over 100 lb and measures 40 x 22.5 x 21.69 in. Particulate filter is placed upstream to ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: ThomasNet

  2. Imerys Filtration Minerals Announces Price Increase for Products in North America

    Imerys Filtration Minerals, Inc. will raise prices for products shipped within North America effective July 1, 2013. The increase will range from 2 to 8%, subject to any provisions in individual contracts.
    on June 10, 2013     Source: Business Wire via Yahoo! Finance

  3. Research and Markets: Air Filtration Equipment Manufacturers (Global)

    Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Air Filtration Equipment Manufacturers " report t
    on June 10, 2013     Source: Business Wire via Yahoo! Finance

Quotes

  1. "We are very pleased to have reached an agreement with Lydall," said Nico Gerardu, member of the Managing Board of DSM. "As Lydall is a leader in filtration, the Solutech business has a good strategic fit with their business, allowing DSM to...
    on Dec 1, 2008 By: Nico Source: MarketWatch

  2. Study author Brenda Sze Peng Ang, MD, of the Tan Tock Seng Hospital in Singapore said: "What is more important than using high-filtration or respirator masks for known or suspected cases is to have a uniform policy, such as using surgical masks,...
    on Mar 26, 2010 By: Tan Tock Seng Source: Times of India

  3. "It is a process of filtration and ultimately in the final stage the highest common factor wins," said Gujral.
    on Mar 17, 2009 By: IK Gujral Source: Sify

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