Jul 21, 2021 | Case Studies

Wedge Wire Screens Tackle Fibrous Cottonwood Seeds in Summer

Problem: Open air cooling towers and other open loop water systems collect airborne particulate including cottonwood seeds which can get stuck in filter screens. As unchecked debris accumulates in cooling towers, fouling, sludge and bio-film buildup breakdown the cooling tower system.

Solution: Install Forsta self-cleaning filtration systems with wedge-wire screens to prevent the stapling effect that may occur with fibrous material.

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